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Internet Dooms Day!

You may have heard of the internet dooms day virus better known as the DNSChanger that has been lurking for about a year now around the internet. In November 2011, the FBI discovered the malware criminals that had infected well over half a million computers worldwide. So what does thi
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2012 Quest Business Achiever Awards Finalists!

At Effective IT we always align everything we do with our core values of providing the best customer service and communication with our clients. As a result we have seen amazing growth in the business over the last 2 years which allows us to even further improve every facet of our bus
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Instabook!

Well by now most of you social media addicts out there would have found out that last night while most of Australia was asleep, Facebook announced its acquisition of Instagram. At this stage the Zuck has indicated that Facebook do not plan on shutting down instagram, however no doubt
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Facebook Timeline now open to pages!

In the wee hours of the morning for us here down-under, Facebook opened the timeline feature for business (and other) pages. So what is a timeline. Most Facebook savvy users would have already activated their timeline profile for their personal profiles, for those who have not, check
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Telstra announce NBN pricing

Yesterday Telstra released their plans for the much anticipated National Broadband Network. Pricing is much on par with what you would currently pay for Bigpond Internet services and Telstra fixed line phone services. With speeds up to 50 times faster than your average broadband conne
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Microsoft to take on iCloud and DropBox

Microsoft to tackle Apple's iCloud and third party tool DropBox
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It was only a matter of time

I think anyone who has had their finger on the digital pulse over the last 5 years new this day was not far off. Digital music sales have topped physical music sales for the first time in history – accounting for 50.3 per cent of US music sales last year. Downloads were up 8.4 p
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Effective IT partners with GFI

Well some exciting news today for us at Effective IT. We have officially partnered with GFI, which means great things for our clients. GFI Software provides a single best source of web and mail security, archiving and fax, networking and security software and hosted IT solutions for s
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Welcome to the new look Effective IT website!

Well it has been a while coming but today we officially launch our new website. We encourage you all to have a look around and give us feedback on anything you think we could improve. Make sure you subscribe to the email newsletter so you receive updates on business technology, tips a
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