17th > February > 2013 Archive
Facebook turns billion-dollar profit into tax refund
Bloomberg is reporting that Facebook has managed to parlay a billion-dollar profit for 2012 into a tax refund of US$429 million.
Australia cuts Microsoft bill by AU$100m
Australia has reduced the amount of money it pays for Microsoft products by AU$100m (£66m, $103m), according to the nation's Chief Technology Officer John Sheridan.
Brand-new black hole found in supernova remnant
NASA has released images from the Chandra X-Ray observatory which appear to show a distorted supernova remnant harbouring the youngest black hole ever observed.