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Thursday, March 15, 2012

[TechRepublic] Australia still an internet enemy

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Editor's note
Did you realise that you were living in a country that was an enemy of the internet? First I smugly thought I'd woken up in the future with PM Abbott and Communications Minister Turnbull busy trying to rip up the NBN, then I realised that I was still in the present and that we have a government that still has that internet filter on its official policy books. We are truly caught in a Morton's Fork at the moment. From the realm of better news, the price of the Raspberry Pi was updated for Australians from approximately $50 to $38 -- that means it is now cheaper than an HDMI cable from Dick Smith. Have a good week everyone. -- Chris

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