Monthly Archives: May 2007

A fishy tradition

Lisa Mitchell meets a family that has helped take Melbourne from battered flake to sashimi. There is a cluttered shopping strip in Nicholson Street, North Carlton that has yet to attract the dandy retail types. Its bitumen footpaths are lumpy, there’s a jumbled electrical shop, a bursting party supply shop… Source: A fishy tradition – Epicure – Entertainment – theage.com.au Read More »

EU supports broadband expansion in S America

An EU-funded project to help bring broadband to millions of companies and households in South America was launched today. The project, called Broadband to Rural America over Satellite Integrated Links (BRASIL), brings together Europe’s leading providers of broadband over satellite technology. The delivery of broadband services over satellite is very appropriate for the South American market because of the large geographical extension of the involved areas, and the need for a cost effective, efficient and highly scalable solution. BRASIL will ... Read More »