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BoogieChile (517082) writes "The Australian Federal Court has laid fines of $15,000,000 against two companies and three individuals for harvesting mobile phone numbers from dating websites and using them to lure men into subscribing to SMS sex chat services, whatever they are.
This is the first court case pursued by the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) against unsolicited SMS messages. The ACMA estimates the scheme gathered more than $2,000,000. Off to a flying start, gentlemen, let's hope you can keep it up!" Link to Original Source top
BoogieChile writes "The dissection of a 245 kilo giant squid caught off the coast of Portland, Victoria in May will take place tomorrow at the Museum of Victoria. In a first for the museum, the event is open to the public and will also be streamed live to the internet from the University's website here, starting at 0130GMT on the 17th of July."