23rd > September > 2012 Archive

Apple iOS 6 Maps

iOS 6 maps can't find Sydney Apple Store

Apple's new maps app for iOS 6 can't find one of its own stores in Sydney, Australia.
The Register breaking news

The Register lands in Australia

We took a while to make it official, but The Register has opened an Asia-Pacific bureau based in Australia.
The Register breaking news

NTT demos petabit transmission on single fibre

Japan’s NTT has announced an impressive speed/distance demonstration, achieving one petabit per second over a distance of 50 Km.
secondary age school kids outside NBN truck

Libs launch broadband poll

Australia's federal coalition has launched a "Broadband Test" that shadow Communications Minister Malcolm Turnbull has told the ABC will help participants to understand the speed of the broadband service they receive.
Swiss alps

Pirate Party takes Mayor's chair in Swiss city

A Pirate Party branch founded last November has scored a win in regional elections in Switzerland, with the city of Eichberg to fly the pirate flag under new mayor, Alex Arnold.