The lunch box - 26/02 (updated 4.30pm)

The lunch box - 26/02 (updated 4.30pm)

It’s Friday – have you got a good weekend planned? We hope so, but in the meantime, here's a few news bites – see you on Monday!

Channel News

  • There’s been some opposition raised against the NBNco legislation, which has also been given very mixed reviews from analysts.
  • Synergy Plus has found a new CEO. Industry veteran, Garry Henley, has taken up the role.
  • Yesterday’s news that CA will acquire cloud vendor, 3Tera, has been welcomed by Tera’s sole Australian distributor.

State of the market

  • After a volatile opening the market rose steadily throughout the day. At close of trading, the S&P/ASX200 was up 43.6 points at 4637.7.
  • The Aussie dollar is recovering slowly and sells for $US0.8891. Gold is up to $US1108.4 an ounce while oil is trading slightly higher at $US78.4 a barrel.


General News

Winter Olympic Games 2010



Tomorrow's weather:

  • Sydney: Fine. Mostly sunny. Min: 20, Max: 32
  • Melbourne: Few showers. Min: 21, Max: 25
  • Brisbane: A few showers. Min: 21, Max: 29
  • Perth: Sunny. Windy morning. Min: 22, Max: 35
  • Adelaide: Fine. Increasing winds. Min: 21, Max: 33
  • Hobart: Shower or two. Min: 14, Max: 17
  • Canberra: Fine. Partly cloudy. Min: 13, Max: 29
  • Darwin: Monsoonal squalls. Min: 25, Max: 31

Product Wars: Best Tablet Device

  • Results so far...

  • #1 Panasonic Toughbook T8 - 85%
  • #2 Fujitsu LifeBook T5010 - 75%
  • #3 Lenovo ThinkPad X200 - 71%
  • #4 Toshiba Portege M750 - 67%
  • #5 Asus Eee PC T90 - 58%

  • Click here to vote and support your favourite!

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