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Foxtel coming to XBox360

Foxtel Pay TV is coming to XBox 360. Microsoft has just announced the new partner ship that will see some Foxtel channels available as a video on demand service though the popular XBox360 games console. Today I spoke with Andrew Jenkins from XBox Australia about the annoucement – Listen HERE .

Playstation Network Video Store open for business

Playstation Network Video Store open for business

From today, Playstation 3 and Playstation Portable users will have access to hundreds of movies to rent or buy, directly from their device. Moves are available to rent in High Definition (HD) or Standard Definition (SD) (from AU$3.99) or purchase (from AU$7.99) in SD. The films come from major movie studios and distributors including 20th Century Fox, ContentFilm, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios[Read More…]

Microsoft Office 2010 – Arriving at retail on June 15

After beta testing by over 8.6 million users around the world, Microsoft Office 2010 launched today for businesss users, however it will be available to everyone, in stores and via download on June 15. The 2010 edition of Office will see users move to the ‘cloud’ with applications like Word, PowerPoint, Excel and OneNote now available in your Web Browser[Read More…]

National Broadband Network study released

An implimentation study on the Rudd Government’s National Broadband Network was released this week which suggests that not only is the project financially viable, but will be affordable for consumers. The study also makes over 80 recommendations for the Government’s rollout of the Network that promises Internet speeds of 100Mbps to over 90percent of premesis in Australia. Read the full[Read More…]

Your Mobile Phone and the Internet

The latest Mobile phones perform much like computers but along with the connectivity of these devices comes many of the threats that your Desktop and Notebook computers encounter everyday. This week I spoke to LLody Borrett from AVG Australia about Mobile Phone security and what users can do to stay out of trouble. You can listen HERE.