Mitchell Bingemann

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3 Mobile enlists online help to secure iPhone

3 Mobile enlists online help to secure iPhone

3 Mobile is enlisting legions of its customers to pile Internet pressure on Apple in an attempt to secure the iPhone for its network.
Mitchell Bingemann Jun 28 2008, 11:08AM Mobility
Your broken computer is in China’s garbage dump

Your broken computer is in China’s garbage dump

What happens when today’s toys turn into tomorrow’s trash? Australia is on the shame list
Mitchell Bingemann Jun 24 2008, 3:34PM Sales & Marketing
Telstra wants in on iPhone

Telstra wants in on iPhone

It appears as though Telstra will belatedly jump on the iPhone bandwagon and will offer Apple’s 3G mobile device some two weeks after rivals Optus and Vodafone make it available to the public.
Mitchell Bingemann Jun 20 2008, 1:47PM Mobility
Photo Gallery: Apple’s Sydney store opens for business today

Photo Gallery: Apple’s Sydney store opens for business today

While punters will have to wait until 5pm today to get inside Sydney’s new $15 million Apple store, members of the press were given a sneak-peak tour of company’s second largest retail store in the world yesterday.
Mitchell Bingemann Jun 19 2008, 8:28AM Hardware
Photo gallery: Apple’s Sydney store ready for business

Photo gallery: Apple’s Sydney store ready for business

While punters will have to wait until 5pm tomorrow to get inside Sydney’s new $15 million Apple store, members of the press were given a sneak-peek tour of company’s second largest retail store in the world this morning.
Mitchell Bingemann Jun 18 2008, 1:41AM Hardware
Kaspersky pinpoints workaround for ransomware virus

Kaspersky pinpoints workaround for ransomware virus

While Kaspersky Lab is yet to crack the 1024-bit encryption key used to blackmail unwitting victims of the Gpcode virus, the security research firm has created a free utility to restore files that may have been deleted by the ransomware variant.
Mitchell Bingemann Jun 17 2008, 3:13PM Security
Telstra aims legal guns at Optus' iPhone claims

Telstra aims legal guns at Optus' iPhone claims

Telstra is threatening legal action against Optus over claims the Singapore-owned telco made misleading comments about the speed of the 3G iPhone on its new 900Mhz high-speed network.
Mitchell Bingemann Jun 13 2008, 2:37PM Collaboration
Telstra considers reselling ADSL2+ to rival ISPs

Telstra considers reselling ADSL2+ to rival ISPs

Telstra has done an about-face on its broadband wholesale strategy by suggesting it might be willing to resell ADSL2+ high speed internet services to rival ISPs.
Mitchell Bingemann Jun 12 2008, 4:57PM Collaboration
iPrimus super-sizes ADSL2+ plans

iPrimus super-sizes ADSL2+ plans

iPrimus today unveiled a new ADSL2+ offering that the company claims includes the largest data amount ever offered by an Australian broadband provider to residential customers.
Mitchell Bingemann May 28 2008, 4:06PM Collaboration
Rebirthed G9 submits $5M national broadband bond

Rebirthed G9 submits $5M national broadband bond

Telco consortium, the G9, has renamed itself Terria and confirmed its intention to lodge the requisite $5 million bond for its national broadband bid before the May 23 deadline.
Mitchell Bingemann May 22 2008, 9:11PM Collaboration
Conroy delays deadline for national broadband network

Conroy delays deadline for national broadband network

Communications Minister Stephen Conroy has issued an extension to the national broadband network tender deadline after conceding vital information about existing network infrastructure was not yet readily available for all bidders.
Mitchell Bingemann May 22 2008, 9:09PM Collaboration
Crucial broadband bill opens up secret network info

Crucial broadband bill opens up secret network info

The Senate has passed legislation that allows bidders for the Government’s $4.7 billion National Broadband Network to access Telstra's once-secret network information.
Mitchell Bingemann May 16 2008, 3:41PM Collaboration
HP EDS union set to shake up IT services market

HP EDS union set to shake up IT services market

HP’s US$13.9 billion acquisition of EDS will beef up its competitive muscle, creating an IT services company to rival market leader IBM, according to analyst firm Gartner.
Mitchell Bingemann May 15 2008, 6:52AM Collaboration
Optus becomes number two telco to offer iPhone in Australia

Optus becomes number two telco to offer iPhone in Australia

Optus has ended industry speculation about its plans to stock Apple’s iPhone by officially confirming it will carry the popular handheld device when it launches in Australia later this year.
Mitchell Bingemann May 13 2008, 7:43AM Collaboration
iiNet acquires Westnet for $81 million

iiNet acquires Westnet for $81 million

iiNet has cemented its position as Australia’s third largest ISP, behind Telstra and Optus, with today’s announcement that it has purchased fellow WA-based ISP, Westnet, for $81 million in cash.
Mitchell Bingemann May 8 2008, 6:11PM Collaboration
Vodafone confirmed as Australia’s first iPhone seller

Vodafone confirmed as Australia’s first iPhone seller

Vodafone Australia has officially confirmed it will be Australia’s first mobile service provider to stock Apple’s much lauded iPhone.
Mitchell Bingemann May 6 2008, 4:49PM Mobility
Commonwealth Bank to invest $580 million on IT refresh

Commonwealth Bank to invest $580 million on IT refresh

The Commonwealth Bank plans to spend $580 million over the next four years in a major information technology refresh aimed at replacing legacy systems more than 40 years old.
Mitchell Bingemann May 1 2008, 6:05AM Hardware
National Broadband untenable tender

National Broadband untenable tender

It’s no suprise the government’s tender is looking to be a one-horse race
Mitchell Bingemann Apr 30 2008, 10:40AM Collaboration
Farewell CDMA: Conroy confirms closure

Farewell CDMA: Conroy confirms closure

It’s final. Telstra’s moribund CDMA mobile phone network will cease to be come April 28, after Communications Minister Stephen Conroy today confirmed that Telstra has met the requirements to allow its closure.
Mitchell Bingemann Apr 16 2008, 7:26AM Mobility
Red Hat leads open source contributions to Linux Kernel

Red Hat leads open source contributions to Linux Kernel

Linux distribution vendor Red Hat has streaked ahead as the leading corporate contributor to the ongoing open source project, the Linux Kernel.
Mitchell Bingemann Apr 11 2008, 6:55AM Software

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