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Late Thursday Evening (10 Comments) (link)
 Thursday, 18-December-2003  22:52:13 (GMT +10) - by Firemoth

Evening, I forgot to introduce myself as one of the new newsmonkeys for Overclockers Australia last night, though there isn't much to say other than I hope I can do as good a job as the rest of the past, and current news writers. Alright, now that's out of the way.. On with the Show!

Cypher wrote in to inform us that Winamp 5 has been released, It has the speed of Winamp 2 and the features of Winamp 3 and as quoted from the winamp website "Most things actually work!", one would hope so. :)

P2P legal in Canada? Apparently so, a new ruling made by Canadian copyright regulators has stated that while the downloading of Copyrighted material via P2P networks is legal, uploading is not. Thanks icewind!

What does 4 Compressors get you? A cold PC of course!

SnRuB spotted This! on Nasa's website, it's a satellite tracker with a database of over 500 satellites. Thanks SnRuB!

A Ferrari made of Wood, Interesting. What's more Interesting is that this Ferrari is also a boat!

Josh informed us that new Catalyst drivers are available, that takes the version up to 3.10. Thanks Josh!

Apparently Service Pack 2 for Windows XP has been delayed until mid-2004. Thanks Murray!

Digital Radio started broadcasting last night for the first time in Australia! While only a trial, this is still good news for the future of radio.

For all you Linux lovers out there, you're all probably already aware that Linux kernel 2.6.0 has been released, More information here.

Get woken up early by an SMS today? HSC results were sent out for the first time by SMS today to over 30,000 students. Hope all who were waiting results were happy with them! :)

According to this article, Computers are bad at math! Thanks goes to Mortz for sending that in.

And last but not least, we've got two flash time wasters. The first one is a Drivers Ed game, from Aaron. The second one is called Death Star Battles! Hopefully I get bored quickly, I have a flight to catch tomorrow!



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