COMMENT: I purchased my first piece of Microsoft software 25 years ago in December. At the time Microsoft was a brand new company and I was running a brand new PR company that had several large enterprise computing clients as customers.
Gerry Harvey doth protest too much? Yes, says an angry public, who have subjected the head honcho of Harvey Norman, to an "avalanche" of criticism following his attack on the government's GST policy on goods bought online.
Funny thing, the law. Google Australia will get off scott-free - apart from picking up legal costs - for the conduct of its popular search engine, ruled by the Federal Court to have been "misleading" and "deceptive", while Optus Australia has been fined $3.6 million for a similar offence, also deemed to involve misleading the public - in its case in advertising claims for its broadband plans.