If you've been considering canning your landline in favour of naked DSL and a VoIP phone - here's a potential issue to think about - your ISP may shape your VoIP calls when you exceed your bandwidth allowance. This was flagged as a potential issue by Internode's Jim Kellett, in an interview with PC Authority. Word to the wise - check the fine print!
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As anyone who works in a school or childcare centre will attest, Australian parents come up with some pretty weird names for their offspring - including Google, Tron and Hippo. While most names are reluctantly approved by the state or territory's Registry of Births, there are a few that you just can't get away with.
For the last month, much of Australia has been gripped in an insane tempest of petulance and stupidity because single-use plastic bags aren't available in supermarkets any more. This is so first-world problems it's almost as embarrassing as our national energy policy, but for anyone who is still stressing about this, I'm here to tell you IKEA can save you.