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  1. Google’s Rosetta Stone AdWords Woes Continue as Case Reopened

    In one example in that suit, filed by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission, users were led to believe by virtue of the ad title that they would be taken to the website, when in fact the ad was for another website called...

  2. Google Forfeiture: Government Splits $500 Million

    That statement doesn’t exactly jive with Google’s position on their part in responsible advertising yesterday, after losing an appeal in which an Australian court ruled Google had engaged in misleading and deceptive conduct.

  3. Google April Fools' Day Pranks 2012: 8-Bit Maps, Chrome Multitask Mode & More!

    To provide panoramic pictures of the Australian outback, Google has announced Google Street Roo. We’re all holding our breath to find out whether any kangaroos will file privacy complaints with the Australian government.

  4. Kony 2012: Lessons for Video Marketers

    How did the Australian researchers come up with their data? Uploaded on March 5, this video had over 69.8 million views as of the time of the writing of this column six days later. The top video in the Viral Video Chart is Kony 2012, “a film and...

  5. Your Facebook Data File: Everything You Never Wanted Anyone to Know

    A few weeks ago, Australian hacker exposed Facebook’s practice of tracking logged out users and they quickly “fixed” the problem (after trying to defend it, initially). Camera metadata including time stamps and latitude/longitude of picture...

  6. Facebook Fixes Cookie Issues as Lawmakers Urge FTC Privacy Probe

    The cookie problems were discovered by "Australian-born serial entrepreneur, writer, and hacker" Nik Cubrilovic. All the time. It was recently discovered that some Facebook cookies were left in-tact after logout.

  7. Feds Go All In Against Online Poker Sites, Seize Domains, Issue Warrants

    An Australian newspaper reported that the information for the arrests could have come from a credit card processor who had been arrested last year and was cooperating with the government to reduce his own sentence.

  8. April Fools: The Top 5 Viral Pictures of YouTube 1911

    According to Wikipedia, the first feature film ever made was "The Story of the Kelly Gang," an Australian film based on the infamous Ned Kelly. Check out some of the most popular videos of the time and be sure to try out our new upload mode which...