Telstra ignores Gates rebuke
MICROSOFT chief Bill Gates delivered a thinly disguised
rebuke to Telstra yesterday, warning Australia it could miss
out on the broadband revolution enabling high-speed internet
access and data transmission because of a slow rollout of
Australia slim on ecommerce opportunities
Local ecommerce opportunities are so limited that companies
will not be able to support a viable Australian Internet venture, according to
an Australian analyst...
Internet casinos continue to bleed
Two Australian online gambling companies have reported significant
losses, but say the show must go on...
$7600 buys consultant with `New York ethics'
WHAT can a government get for $7600 a day these days?
When it comes to New York adviser Shaw Pittman, the law firm that has
self-proclaimed "audacious goals", Australia has bought itself some of the most
expensive advice in the world...
Web info lacks currency
Despite the internet's reputation for being the
place where it is all happening, a lot of the
information on the web is old and
untrustworthy, say researchers...
Learning from failed business models
A year ago when I was starting Fertilemind.net, I visited business friends to
talk to them about it, and of course, to see if they could help. One person I
called on was Robert Norton...
Killer business models
There has been monumental change in the last few months in how Internet
companies are valued...
Gates: English the Language on Net
English will remain the language of the World Wide Web despite skyrocketing Internet
use in Asia, Microsoft chairman Bill Gates said Tuesday...