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A Google Approach to Melbourne News
Well it's not quite Melbourne News, but Google's Australian news service introduced last year is as good as any online news source. Headlines from Google NEWS Australia are automatically updated ev ..
ACCC has online fraudsters in its sights
A crackdown on internet scams and the break-up of cartel collusion will be the focus of campaigns this year for chief consumer regulator Graeme Samuel. Mr Samuel said yesterday that the Australian ..
Attack of the WORM : NeverEverNoSanity : 2
UPDATED : inc Fix Many faces of disbelief at Only Melbourne when the front page suddenly read... NeverEverNoSanity WebWorm... you've been hacked!!! Greeted with 'This site is defaced' is not a pleasa ..
Bagle VIRUS' Nasty Turn
By Alyce Lomax [March 19, 2004] The Bagle virus took a turn for the worse yesterday, with variations now able to infect PCs without any user intervention. By user intervention, we mean opening atta ..
Faith, hope and charity
The typical small business in Australia has a few workers with modest IT knowledge and a handful of computers. It also has a mountain of needs and little time or money with which to resolve them. W ..
First there was SPAM now there is SPIM
Spim targets instant messaging, or "IM"surging onto global networks as spammers try to get around electronic filters and laws reports The Age. It has yet to become a threat in Australia, but is alr ..
Judges' details revealed in web bungle
The private addresses and work histories of Victorian judges and magistrates were inadvertently posted on the internet last week. Legal Ombudsman Kate Hamond raised the alarm on Friday after member ..
Kazaa Fights Court Order
There were over 81 articles in today's newspapers reporting on Kazaa in Sydney fighting a Court Order that saw its offices raided over the weekend. MIPI have been agressively chasing Kazaa to the p ..
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Melbourne Museum iPad App
⊜ Melbourne Museum - 11 Nicholson St Carlton
Another reason to 'love' Melbourne Museum... iPad users across the world can now take a virtual tour of the museum with a new app. Celebrate Melbourne Museum's tenth birthday and rediscover, explo ..
MyDoom-B VIRUS creates havoc
Microsoft is the latest corporate target expecting attack from the hacker activists behind the MyDoom email worm. The destructive code is still flooding internet services in 170 countries. It is ra ..
New Internet Virus Attacks
Australia's internet system has been struck by a dangerous new worm program which may spread further with the start of the business week. Internet experts say the worm, named Sasser, began to sprea ..
OPTUS mail server block irks cable customers
Optus is preventing its cable internet users from using SMTP servers other than its own to send mail, users of the service say. SMTP or the Simple Mail Transfer Protocol is a protocol for sending ..
Optus unveils new broadband services
2004 | Optus today unveiled plans to slash the price and increase the data allowances of its high speed internet offering. Optus said the changes included broadband price reductions of more than $ ..
Plague of flies hits Melbourne
Plague of flies hits Melbourne By Danny Buttler 18Dec03 THE black plague has returned to Melbourne with a vengeance. Millions of tiny bushflies have descended on the city for the first time ..
reddit.com | melbourne
Reddit bridges communities and individuals with ideas, the latest digital trends, and breaking news (...okay, and maybe cats). Our mission is to help people discover places where they can be their ..
The web spinners
Designers are the key to creating effective and attractive websites. Darryl Nelson meets half a dozen of the best. =========== Cornel Wilczek : Working on: Icon.inc (iconinc.com.au) Education: ..
Website paralysed by MyDoom barrage
The MyDoom computer virus, now rated the second-worst email worm in history, hit the internet yesterday, choking the website of its victim, the SCO Group software company. Microsoft - the other tar ..
World NET to trap dodgy online scammers
HUNDREDS of public servants from around the world will surf the Internet for offers of penis or breast enlargements, hair-loss treatment, easy weight-loss pills and get-rich-quick schemes for the next ..
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