Stories by Fred Oyama

  • Hawaii Five-O eat your heart out!

    More than 100 independent retailers in Hawaiian shirts descended on the sleepy Queensland town of Coolum last month for the annual Leading Edge conference - and the inhabitants are still wondering what hit them.

  • Ho Ho HOffice: mac

    Tabloid is a veritable Christmas tree this time of year. Not only are we giving away our much sought-after ARNnet merchandise, but Tabloid aficionados have the chance to win Microsoft's latest Office release in Apple software - Office:mac 2001.

  • Compaq ever-so-slightly off Q!

    Marketing executives at Compaq seemed to have taken a leaf out of Ben Hur for the company's latest product showcase. Or maybe this Tabloid reporter should have read the invitation more carefully before turning up bleary eyed (and a little hungover from the previous night's ARNnet launch) to a morning session of what was promised as "a unique and rewarding experience into how Compaq touches all our lives".