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  • Amazon Web Services mulls Australian data centre

    Amazon has acknowledged it faces a strong challenge in attracting public sector and some private sector customers to its suite of Web Services until it launches an Australia-based data centre.

  • Google Australia reveals top searches for 2009

    Google’s most popular search terms offer an intriguing insight into the Australian zeitgeist with everything from Facebook to bushfires, Twitter to <i>Twilight</i> appearing in the top searches for 2009. Twitter, <i>Twilight</i> and <i>MasterChef</i> were among Australia's fastest rising searches while Michael Jackson, Lady Gaga, Robert Pattinson and Susan Boyle came up trumps for celebrity search.