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Facebook apologises for outage - Perth Now

Facebook apologises for outage - Perth Now | Magic Australia | Scoop.it
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Facebook apologises for outage
Perth Now
"Earlier today, an internal issue in our web infrastructure caused the site to be slow or unavailable for a brief period of time," a Facebook spokesman told AAP.
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MoMA's best on show in Perth in 'Van Gogh, Dali and Beyond' - Perth Now

MoMA's best on show in Perth in 'Van Gogh, Dali and Beyond' - Perth Now | Magic Australia | Scoop.it
MoMA's best on show in Perth in 'Van Gogh, Dali and Beyond' Perth Now The third exhibition in the series of six from New York's Museum of Modern Art, Van Gogh, Dali and Beyond: The World Reimagined, opens on Saturday at the Art Gallery of WA and...
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How Australia Post uses Agile to keep 'pissed off' Android users at bay - ZDNet

How Australia Post uses Agile to keep 'pissed off' Android users at bay - ZDNet | Magic Australia | Scoop.it
How Australia Post uses Agile to keep 'pissed off' Android users at bay ZDNet Australia Post's business is in a state of flux as more people move away from traditional mail services to online services, and sending and receiving more parcels thanks...
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Australia ranked the least corrupt country in the G20 - Transparency International

Australia ranked the least corrupt country in the G20 - Transparency International | Magic Australia | Scoop.it
AUSTRALIA is the least corrupt country in the Group of 20 industrialised nations but New Zealand is top of the global list overall, in a year marked by anti-government protests in Europe and the Middle East.
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Mining deal splits Pilbara Aborigines

Mining deal splits Pilbara Aborigines | Magic Australia | Scoop.it
AN Aboriginal corporation fighting to stop Fortescue Metals Group mining on traditional land has been barred by a court from holding its annual general meeting.
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Twitter / The Travel Magazine: Did you realise how big #A ...

Twitter / The Travel Magazine: Did you realise how big #A ... | Magic Australia | Scoop.it
Did you realise how big #Australia actually is?
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Grab a Kayak and Experience Fun and Adventure in Australia

Grab a Kayak and Experience Fun and Adventure in Australia | Magic Australia | Scoop.it
Kayaking is intensely becoming popular nowadays not just as a sport but also as a recreational pastime in discovering unspoiled natural environments that are inaccessible by land.
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Godless Australia

Godless Australia | Magic Australia | Scoop.it

A new survey has found that only a quarter of Australians practise any religion. Over two-thirds of us are put off church by every one of the following: dodgy clergy, hypocrisy, judgemental attitudes, religious wars, church wealth, homophobia and the concept of a hell. And we can’t stand celebrity endorsements.

 

But we’re open to spirituality and philosophical debate, and quite admire those dedicated to a faith.

 

The number of Christians (both practising and non-practising) has dropped from the 2006 census figure of 64% to 40%. Perhaps they need to give out Frequent Flyer points...


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WHO slams tobacco firms for 'harassment'

The head of the World Health Organisation (WHO) has urged countries to stand together against tobacco companies that are trying to "harass" them into softening their anti-smoking stance.

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Hundreds greet the Danish Royals in Melbourne

Hundreds greet the Danish Royals in Melbourne | Magic Australia | Scoop.it
Princess Mary and Prince Frederick of Denmark have completed a busy schedule of events on the second day of their visit to Melbourne.
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How to Start a New Life in Australia - EFAM | Escape From America Magazine | EFAM | Escape From America Magazine

How to Start a New Life in Australia - EFAM | Escape From America Magazine | EFAM | Escape From America Magazine | Magic Australia | Scoop.it
Australia, rated as one of the worlds leading countries for lifestyle, drew us to make the break and leave behind all that we knew and loved...
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Australian Slang Dictionary + Aussie Words/Phrases

Australian Slang Dictionary + Aussie Words/Phrases | Magic Australia | Scoop.it
Australian slang | ozzie slang | aussie slang | australian sayings | australian strine...
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The Animals That Make Australia The Deathtrap It Is

The Animals That Make Australia The Deathtrap It Is | Magic Australia | Scoop.it

Theres a reason Australia is surrounded by nothing but water. God is trying to protect you from the hell trapped within...

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New News Corp. Shares Debut in Sydney - Wall Street Journal

New News Corp. Shares Debut in Sydney - Wall Street Journal | Magic Australia | Scoop.it
New News Corp. Shares Debut in Sydney
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SYDNEY—Shares in the publishing company spun off of News Corp. made their debut in Sydney, giving the new company a market value of about 8.91 billion Australian dollars (US$8.43 billion).
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Qantas charges $11000 to fly between Sydney and Melbourne - NEWS.com.au

Qantas charges $11000 to fly between Sydney and Melbourne - NEWS.com.au | Magic Australia | Scoop.it
Qantas charges $11000 to fly between Sydney and Melbourne NEWS.com.au QANTAS passengers who logged on to the airline's website last night would have been wondering if their eyes were playing a trick on them - Sydney to Melbourne economy class...
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Adidas miCoach Speed_Cell captures your sports performance

Adidas miCoach Speed_Cell captures your sports performance | Magic Australia | Scoop.it
AUSSIES can now capture their every move on the sports field, and then brag about it on Facebook.
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100 Things to Do Before you Die 2011 Index

100 Things to Do Before you Die 2011 Index | Magic Australia | Scoop.it

"100 Things To Do Before You Die: 2011 edition - revised and updated Australian travel experiences everyone should have in their lifetime."

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Field of Light: Bruce Munro’s Stunning LED Forest Springs Up in Melbourne

Field of Light: Bruce Munro’s Stunning LED Forest Springs Up in Melbourne | Magic Australia | Scoop.it
Artist Bruce Munro installs Field of Light at the Holburne Museum in Bath, Australia. The artwork includes over 5000 glowing acrylic orbs.
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Internet providers unveil piracy crackdown plan

Internet providers unveil piracy crackdown plan | Magic Australia | Scoop.it
Australia's five major ISPs reveal their plans to crack down on online piracy by sending warning notices to suspected illegal downloaders.Read all responses to this article...
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OCCUPY MELBOURNE TAKES THE TRIANGLE

OCCUPY MELBOURNE TAKES THE TRIANGLE | Magic Australia | Scoop.it
Occupiers at Treasury Gardens have decided to re-deploy the encampment at Gordon Reserve Triangle following a decision at Treasury Gardens on Day 45 this afternoon.
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OCCUPY MELBOURNE - PRESS RELEASES

OCCUPY MELBOURNE - PRESS RELEASES | Magic Australia | Scoop.it
Wednesday, 23 November 2011, 1am
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“Occupy Melbourne Congratulates Baiada Workers, Supports ANF Campaign”
Workers at Baiada Poultry yesterday won an important victory a...
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Australia as a brand. It ranks fifth in the world. After New Zealand!?

Australia as a brand. It ranks fifth in the world. After New Zealand!? | Magic Australia | Scoop.it
The latest FutureBrand’s Country Brand Index ranks Australia as the fifth most powerful country brand in the world, falling three positions from the second place it held in 2010. On the top remains Canada.
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Cairns News - Queensland Leads the Way with Clean Air Technology - NewsMaker (press release) - Breaking news, Local Cairns news & weather, sport, travel, lifestyle, accomodation in Cairns, Queensla...

Cairns News - Give this press release a star rating...Australian HVAC services contractor, AE Smith, has recorded impressive results over the last six months in its Townsville and Cairns regions with revolutionary UV light powered Steril-Aire...
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Ten fun experiences while you travel in Australia | Awesome Shit to Do

Ten fun experiences while you travel in Australia | Awesome Shit to Do | Magic Australia | Scoop.it

Australia is the only country in earth that is also its own continent. It’s huge, amazing, diverse, unique … and bloody good fun. If we couldn’t find awesome shit to do in Australia we’d really be stuck. So, without further ado … Ten fun experiences while you travel in Australia.

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10 Reasons To Visit Australia | Top Travel

10 Reasons To Visit Australia | Top Travel | Magic Australia | Scoop.it
Australia is a fantastic place to visit, and has gained an iconic reputation across the world.
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