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The lunch box - 25/11

The lunch box - 25/11

Another week, another lunch. It’s getting closer to Christmas now (perhaps you’ve noticed the too-early decorations in supermarkets across the country), but for now enjoy the last few days of Spring – Summer is coming with a vengeance.

Channel news

  • Distributor, itX, is doing well, with an expected 20 per cent increase in profits for the half year for the 2010 financial year.
  • Emantra, too, has been doing well, with a 1756.29 per cent increase in growth, according to the Deloitte Fast 50. It put Emantra easily into first place for the year.
  • The S Central saga continues, with new

State of the market

  • The market has had a very shaky start in morning trading after mostly flat results from Wall St. At 11:50am, the S&P/ASX200 was up 13.4 points
  • The Aussie dollar is up very slightly to $US0.9232. Gold is continuing to rise at $US1166.6 an ounce while oil prices have fallen to $US76.5 a barrel

General news

Sport

Entertainment

For the evening:

  • Sudoku is one of those games that can drive people crazy, but it’s also a fun way to get the grey matter ticking. There’s a few billion different ways to find Sudoku grids to play, but an easy (and free) option is sudoku.com.au. Make a cup of coffee and mash out a few grids!

Tomorrow's weather:

  • Sydney: Fine. Mostly sunny. Min: 20, Max: 27
  • Melbourne: Shower or two developing. Min: 17 Max: 29
  • Brisbane: Mostly fine. Min: 21, Max: 29
  • Perth: Partly cloudy. Min: 11, Max: 23
  • Adelaide: Rain periods easing. Min: 22, Max: 26
  • Hobart: Fine day. Min: 13, Max: 23
  • Canberra: Showers, possibly thunderstorm. Min: 15, Max: 31
  • Darwin: Afternoon shower/storm. Min: 25, Max: 33

Product Wars: Best IT Invention

  • Results so far...

  • 1st - Google - 72%
  • 2nd - Netspace - 67%
  • 3rd - Apple iPods - 60%
  • 4th - Nintendo Gameboy - 57%
  • 5th - Apple iPhone - 55%

  • Think the Gameboy deserves first place over Google? Then click here to vote!

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