Australians are set to be snubbed by yet another global vendor after Nintendo declined to confirm whether a new version of the Wii with DVD playback feature will go on sale outside of Japan - despite a "worldwide agreement" with tech provider Sonic.
CSIRO has won a US court case against Buffalo Technology in a battle to be paid royalties for its Wireless Local Area Network (WLAN) technology. The result may mean manufacturers of WLAN products worldwide will have to pay CSIRO royalties for the technology.
The Internet Industry Association has launched a last-minute attack on the Government's changes to copyright law, currently set to become law in mid-December and to take effect on January 1. Under the new laws resellers custom installers and consumers could find themselves in breach of the proposed laws.