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If Turnbull became PM, OPEL would be resurrected

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If the Coalition, currently lead by Malcolm Turnbull, were back being the Government, the $950 million rural broadband network tender that were shelved by the Rudd Government would come back, according to Shadow Communications Minister Nick Minchin in an interview with ZDNet.com.au. The tender, won by the OPEL consortium, owned by Optus and Elders’ telecommunications arm, would have seen an additional network for rural areas. OPEL has since closed after […]

Rudd on Twitter, crashes it…?

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Showing that he is more tech-savvy than the other Prime Ministers, Kevin Rudd has signed up to Twitter, the popular micro-blogging tool that allows people to “follow” your tweets in real time. But, according to The Age, his profile managed to crash the site after more that 670 people wanted to follow the PM. Also part of the new Web 2.0 campaign is a brand new site called “Kevin PM”, […]