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  • England arrive for Ashes defence
    By on October 30, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments


    England’s cricketers arrive in Australia to begin their defence of the Ashes they won on home soil in 2009.

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  • Australian Defence Force Builds $1.7m Linux-Based Flight Simulator
    By on August 30, 2009 | Comments Off  Comments

    scrubl writes “The Australian Defence Force (ADF) has revealed its latest flight simulator runs on SUSE Linux-based clusters of Opteron servers and uses an open source graphics platform. The Defence Science and Technology Organisation’s (DSTO) Air Operations Simulation Centre in Melbourne creates virtual words that allow pilots to experience real-world combat situations without leaving the ground. The visuals software was written in OpenGL, using (more…)