Senior management of Avega Systems an Australian Company that has been trying to sell wireless audio technology to US manufacturers have quit Australia leaving in place a receptionist who refuses to name any executives of the Company or advice on how management can be contacted.
Like a spurned Hollywood starlet, the list of suitors to which Microsoft has been linked to in the past 10 days since it walked away from its intended marriage to Yahoo is growing by the day, with AOL, Facebook and MySpace among the better known candidates.
Microsoft has been caught in the middle of a tug-of-war, rapidly going back and forth between tablet development and its loyalty to PC manufacturers who run its Windows operating system. But now, after big players like HP are looking for a way out of the market and tablet computing rises to prominence, Microsoft will be releasing Windows software optimised for tablet computing, and from the small glimpses seen, it holds iPad-rivalling promise.
Acer and Synnex have announced a partnership agreement that will see Synnex as the national distributor of Acer PC, server and display products, underlining Acer's goal to reach the number one position in Australia.
Local distributors of iPod accessories and iPod attach devices claim that Apple Australia who are set to open their own $16 million dollar store in Sydney this year are set to cut them out in favour of internationally sourced products. They also claim that Apple will launch the new iPhone in connection with the opening of a new Sydney Apple store later this year.