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Monday Afternoon (8 Comments) (link)
 Monday, 28-June-2010  15:05:51 (GMT +10) - by Agg

AFACT have failed in their attempt to recover costs from iiNet related to the recent court case. Earlier this year, Federal Court Justice Dennis Cowdroy awarded all court costs to iiNet when he found that the ISP did not authorise its customers' file sharing. iiNet had reported that the total court costs incurred were $5.7 million.

Mozilla have a video showing why "tabs on top" is better in Firefox 4. The change to placing tabs on top isn't about one browser versus another browser, it's about the evolution of the Web as a platform.

ARN feel that Stephen Conroy isn't going anywhere, and Kate Lundy is unlikely to replace him anytime soon. But it’s important to note that Rudd was toppled after the Right faction backed Gillard. Whether she’ll admit it or not, the new Prime Minister will not be able to provide a bevy of ministerial positions to Left faction – and knocking down ministers this close to an election will rock an already shaky boat.

Dopefish spotted this cool animatronic Halo Elite costume. We’ve seen home made costumes from many videogame
series. Most use cardboard boxes and paint, the guys at PeteMander GFX went above and beyond to make this suit as realistic as possible.

Bjorn3D compared a few water blocks on a 470GTX video card. Since I absolutely loved this video card's performance, and its abilities that it was offering me, I did not quite want to give up on it just yet. Since I am a big fan of water cooling, I decided it would be the best choice to grab a few water blocks and then see how this video card cools down.

From Paul: The BigPond File Library will be discontinued after June 30, 2010 - due to low levels of general usage and limited appeal to a mainstream audience. Large file libraries such as download.com and tucows.com offer a range of files and content we can not match, so we have taken the reluctant decision to discontinue this service.

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