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  • ClickFrenzy is back, now using Akamai and AWS stay online

    Last year in November, ClickFrenzy was a complete failure with the site suffering from poor planning to support the 22 million visitors they received. The collective retailer bargain site is now trying again tonight with a substantial change to the infrastructure. This year ClickFrenzy have engaged two big giants...
  • Today in tablets – Amazon Fire vs Toshiba AT1S0

    Content giant Amazon this morning revealed their entry into the tablet market with the 7” Amazon Fire. Priced aggressively at $199, the Fire has received some very positive reactions only. The release date for the device is not until November 15th for the US, but is sadly US only....
  • Microsoft: Australian datacentre not financially viable

    It’s official, Microsoft will not be building an Australian data centre. During a Cloud round table, Microsoft explained that it is not financially viable to build and run datacentres in Australia. A very long internal spread sheet is used to calculate the economics of where and when to build...
  • Kindle for PC beta now available

    If your still waiting for your Kindle hardware to arrive, you may want to start your Kindle experience with Kindle for PC. There’s great support for Windows 7, complete with Jump Lists and a great Amazon icon to pin to your Taskbar. Available @ Amazon...