Politics

  • 360 Fly create brilliant TVC about Trump’s ridiculous wall

    Potential US President, Donald Trump has made many references throughout his campaign, to building his MASSIVE wall to keep out Mexicans who illegally cross the border. Anyone with a shred of common sense understand the concept is incredibly flawed and to highlight the ridiculousness of the idea, 360 Fly...
  • Turnbull and Pyne try out Microsoft HoloLens

    Malcolm Turnbull and Christopher Pyne have tried out Microsoft HoloLens. The Prime Minister and Minister for Industry, Innovation & Science, visited SAAB Australia in Adelaide to check out the mixed reality headset (previously augmented). Saab Australia have been working with Microsoft to build simulation and education solutions in civil and military applications. During...
  • NBN leaks lead to Federal Police raids of Labor offices

    According to the ABC, the Australian Federal Police currently raiding the Melbourne offices of the Labor party. The Shadow Minister for Finance, Manager of Opposition Business, Tony Burke has confirmed on ABC’s 7.30 tonight, that the raids are taking place. These raids relate to a spate of NBN leaks over the recent weeks and...
  • Australia getting a new PM and Twitter is exploding

    Twitter Australia has announced Twitter is going nuts since Malcolm Turnbull officially challenged for the Prime Minister’s position. This afternoon at 4:08PM during Turnbull’s announcement speech, there was a staggering 1,200 Tweets per minute, totalling more than 56,000 Tweets in just 3hrs. On a side note, there’s a smart...
  • No amount of signatures will change the NBN

    The Labor government lost the election last weekend and people need to deal with it. After the Coalition took power, gone was the Aussie dream of having a nationwide Fibre-to-the-premises NBN that reached 93% of the population. While everyone in the tech space that fully understands the difference between...
  • First debate created 75,000+ tweets in 1 hour

    In the past three years since the last election, twitter’s audience in Australia has grown considerably. This was adequately reflected in a graphic released by Twitter Australia. During the first leaders debate of the Australian Election, Twitter registered more than 75,000 tweets related to the topic between 6:30PM and...
  • @AlboMP is the new Communications Minister, now your NBN champion

    After being out of the country last week, I returned to a new (old) Prime Minister Kevin Rudd. This morning Rudd reshuffled his cabinet and added the communication portfolio to the Deputy Prime Minister, Anthony Albanese. Previously the domain of Senator Conroy, this means Albanese has added one of...