The people of Melbourne should count their blessings. Right on their doorstep – literally – they have some of the finest sports facilities of any city in the world, not only state of the art but also home to the very best events and functions.
Worldwide, internet traffic is expected to quadruple by 2015, creating and sharing nearly 8 zettabytes of data (a zettabyte is one million million terabytes or 1021 bytes, around half the total of current global data); 2. 15 petabytes (1000 terabytes and no, we are not making these names up) of new text information is created every day and the volume of data is expected to increase by a factor of 20 by 2020;
Industrial hemp has to be the world’s most controversial crop. Although it looks the same as its ‘wacky weed’ cousin, industrially grown hemp contains zero to virtually untraceable levels of the psychoactive drug Tetrahydrocannabinol, or THC.
In a mere three years, AIMSC (Australian Indigenous Minority Supplier Council) has charted exceptional growth in incorporating both members and suppliers into its vision of a sustainable venture for the Indigenous enterprise sector.
Amaroo Care Services Inc, trading as Amaroo Village is a community-based independent organisation caring for the frail-aged in a community environment and providing a range of affordable housing options for seniors at Gosnells, South-East of Perth and on WA’s south coast.
Everyone knows that ocean-going yachts, especially those built for racing, have to be built tough. But to see America’s Cup boats, or the sleek craft competing for the Sydney-Hobart, being thrashed by the waves is, for most people, to underestimate just how much of a battering the hull and all the rest of the vessel has to withstand.
The City of Swan was formed from three local authorities: the Swan Road Board, the municipality of Midland Junction and the Swan Guildford. Back in the 1970s, the small local authorities amalgamated and became the Shire of Swan, with a switch to the City of Swan in the year 2000.
Blue Apache Information Systems is leading the pack with innovative, user friendly IT solutions. “We have been building what is now known as cloud computing for over 10 years,” Blue Apache Managing Director Chris Marshall reports. And, as long time industry insiders, the team understands exactly what clients need.
Blackmores is a market leader in the retail sector, 80 years old and well respected, and its latest venture – taking nutritional supplement provider BioCeuticals on board – represents the company’s largest acquisition thus far…
If we were to breakdown our lives into segments of time spent doing specific things and being specific places – driving to work, watching TV on the couch, sleeping in bed – and then break down the associated cost of each of the elements against these activities, something sticks out as glaringly obvious…