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Canberra's New Horizons, Netflix's killer growth and a farewell to Iwata (Girt by CNET podcast 34)

Those amazing Pluto pics have a surprise Canberra connection, Netflix adds 3.2 million new subscribers and the world says goodbye to Nintendo president Sotoru Iwata.

By 17 July 2015

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Fasten your Kuiper Belt: Canberra gets a world-first look at Pluto

Get ready for your close-up, Pluto -- CSIRO's Canberra Deep Space Communication Complex will get a world-first look when the New Horizons space probe does its closest fly-by of the dwarf planet.

By 14 July 2015

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Choice takes campaign against 'internet filter' to Canberra

A new ad campaign from Choice is calling on politicians to "work smart, not hard" against piracy, while the group says Australia should legalise the circumvention of geoblocking.

By 29 August 2014

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​Free Wi-Fi for Canberra as iiNet rolls out 700 hotspots

Canberra's busiest centres and commercial districts will get access to free Wi-Fi within the year with news that iiNet is rolling out 700 Wi-Fi access points across the capital.

By 30 May 2014

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Official: Australia set to charge GST on all online purchases from 2017

Netflix, Amazon, Steam and Google Play are all on notice as state and federal treasurers agree to apply GST to all goods and services sold online into Australia.

By 21 August 2015

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​Tesla supercharges the road to Gundagai with Sydney-Melbourne charging network

Tesla's bid to power up the east coast is one step closer with news that the electric vehicle company has secured supercharging sites in Gundagai, Goulburn and Wodonga.

By 13 August 2015

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Australia's dark year for digital liberty

Data retention, site blocking and three-strikes laws highlight 12 transformative months for online freedom in Australia. We reflect on the year's key moments in the words of the major players involved.

By 25 June 2015

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Dallas Buyers Club has questions, Tesla has chargers and E3 has everything (Girt by CNET podcast 31)

Dallas Buyers Club LLC tells the court they want to know how much pirates earn, Tesla rolls out destination charging station and Microsoft and Sony go head-to-head at E3.

By 19 June 2015

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Tesla amps up Australian presence with Destination Charging stations

Tesla is bringing peace of mind to the weekend road trip with a new network of Destination Charging stations connecting major centres across the eastern seaboard.

By 17 June 2015

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Officeworks launches Mailman parcel delivery service

Sending a package can now be as simple as printing a postage label at home and dropping your parcel off in an Officeworks store, even late on a Sunday, thanks to a new service called Mailman.

By 28 April 2015