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Stan Beer

Stan Beer

Stan Beer co-founded iTWire in 2005. With 25 years of experience working in Australian technology media, Beer has published articles in most of the IT publications that have mattered, including the AFR, The Australian, SMH, The Age, as well as a multitude of trade publications.

Sunday, 06 April 2014 23:33

Russia says no, no to GMO and steroids

While the argument rages between the US, the EU and their powerful adversary to the east over Crimea and Ukraine, Russia has just closed its doors on the bulk of the US and Western seed producers by saying no to the import of genetically modified farm products. Russia has also just announced a ban on Australian beef saying it contained steroid growth hormones.

Sunday, 06 April 2014 20:51

Brendan Eich, I protest! On your behalf

I find I can no longer hold my tongue. The forced resignation from his post at Mozilla of CEO Brendan Eich, the inventor of JavaScript and co-founder of Firefox, for his views on gay marriage, goes beyond an affront to the freedom of speech. It is a downright assault on the freedom of thought.

Organisations that use consulting firms to implement enterprise software projects are wasting millions of dollars and setting themselves up to fail, according to the boss of Australia’s largest enterprise software company.

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