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Ambulance dispatch system hit by virus: reports
Australia’s ABC News is reporting that the dispatch system of the NSW Ambulance Service has been infected with a computer virus.
Microsoft, Nokia, and MeeGo: Are they all doomed?
The beat from the Silicon Valley drums has been that Microsoft is doomed because Windows is a PC operating system, phones outsell PCs, and Windows has struggled on mobile. QED.
HP launches webOS products, but no ecosystem
CommentHewlett-Packard has unveiled its first major webOS products since it acquired the mobile software platform with Palm last year. It has launched a 9.7-inch tablet, the TouchPad, and two smartphones.
AAPT dents NZ parent’s profits
Telecom New Zealand’s revenue-hemorrhaging Australian arm, AAPT, has managed to shed a quarter of its staff in the last six months, but still found ways to negatively impact its parent’s bottom line.
Surviving the cloud computing boom
Part 1Cloud computing launches in Australia are coming thick and fast. Already, more than 30 companies position themselves as offering hosted cloud services, and the number is rising quickly.