The lunch box - 04/03 (updated 5pm)

The lunch box - 04/03 (updated 5pm)

We’re almost there for the week – it’s time to pull out all stops and prepare for a relaxing weekend. Here’s Thursday’s news bites.

Channel News

State of the market

  • The markets wobbled around for most of the day before finishing slightly up. At close of trading the S&P/ASX200 was up 14.8 points at 4750.5.
  • The Aussie dollar is down slightly to $US0.9039. Gold prices are up to $US1144 an ounce and oil prices are slightly down to $US80.8 a barrel.


General News



Tomorrow's weather:

  • Sydney: Late rain. Min: 22, Max: 27
  • Melbourne: Rain. Storms. Min: 21, Max: 25
  • Brisbane: Shower or two. Min: 22, Max: 29
  • Perth: Sunny. Min: 13, Max: 26
  • Adelaide: Becoming windy. Showers developing. Min: 18, Max: 27
  • Hobart: Late rain. Min: 16, Max: 25
  • Canberra: Some rain, possible thunderstorm. Min: 16, Max: 24
  • Darwin: Afternoon shower. Min: 25, Max: 34

Product Wars: Best Tablet PC

  • Results so far...

  • 1st - Panasonic Toughbook T8 - 89%
  • 2nd - Fujitsu LifeBook T5010 - 80%
  • 3rd - Lenovo ThinkPad X200 - 64%
  • 4th - Toshiba Portege M750 - 62%
  • 5th - Asus Eee PC T90 - 54%

  • Click here to cast your vote.

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