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Calls for Submissions From the Public

ACMA
Submissions
Submissions about possible short to medium term changes to the current arrangements for allocating smartnumbers® to improve allocative efficiency must be received by...

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Barriers to Skype on mobiles evaporate

Brisbane Times
New Skype apps for the iPhone and Symbian platforms will allow mobile users to bypass telco voice networks completely, making calls using the internet over the 3G data network...

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ANSWERS TO ESTIMATES QUESTIONS ON NOTICE

Outcome: 1.0, Output: 1.1                  Question: 137
Topic: Smart numbers
Written Question on Notice
Senator Conroy asked:

1. The smart number auction system for freecall numbers that spell a word or business name commenced in 2004. Since that time a secondary market in these numbers has arisen. Did the Government contemplate that such market would develop?

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ACMA


Novel domain decision clarifies tests for consolidation of multiple complaints

Australian Trade Marks Law Blog

In National Dial A Word Registry Pty Ltd and others v. 1300 Directory Pty Ltd (WIPO Case No. DAU2008-0021) an Administrative Panel Decision of the WIPO Arbitration and Mediation Center handed down on 6 March, 2009, the Complaint was submitted by nine complainants against one respondent. More info HERE.

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Phonewords around the World

Wikipedia- The Free Encyclopedia

The main advantages of phonewords over standard phone numbers include increased memorability and increased response rates to advertising. They are easier to remember than numeric phone numbers….

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"Smarter than the average number ..."


Julian Gyngell's talk on "Phonewords and Finance", kindly hosted yesterday at the London office of McDermott Emery & Will, was a treat for those who attended. In short, * Australia has instituted a system by which Smartnumbers, these being the numerical bases for alphanumerical telephone numbers, are auctioned to the highest bidder, subject to minimal conditions and limitations…

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New York Daily News

Readers sound off on Trump's phone call, school safety and Mike Francesa
New York Daily News
The words and the subsequent storm surrounding them have only served to cause the family of Sgt. La David Johnson more grief. Perhaps the President should forego phone calls in future and stick to letters. It might be easier to feign empathy and ...
Funeral held for soldier at center of political war of words (w/video)Tampabay.com
Messages to a man who wasn't thereChicago Tribune

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Deadline

Donald Trump: “I Have Proof” Dem Rep “Fabricated” His Words To Soldier's Widow
Deadline
Wilson said she heard part of the conversation on speaker phone. Wilson claims Myeshia Johnson was reduced to tears by the call, telling her after hanging up that Trump did not know her deceased husband's name. “Democrat Congresswoman totally ...
Gold Star mother says Trump did show DISRESPECT as he spoke to Green Beret's widow - as president insists ...Daily Mail
Trump's Condolence Call to Soldier's Widow Ignites an ImbroglioNew York Times
Trump to slain soldier's widow: 'He knew what he signed up for'New York Post
Western Journalism -Miami Herald -wtkr.com -Washington Post
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New York Daily News

John Kelly Defends Donald Trump's Call To Soldier's Widow, Blasts Rep. Frederica Wilson At Briefing
Deadline
Kelly today defended Trump's phone call, taking responsibility for the President's words to Johnson's widow. “There is no perfect way to make that phone call,” Kelly said, revealing his first recommendation was that Trump not make the calls because it ...
White House chief of staff John Kelly defends Trump's words to slain soldier's widowNew York Daily News
Did Myesha Johnson Accuse Rep. Frederica Wilson of Using Her Husband 'As a Political Platform'?Snopes.com
Kelly says he was 'stunned' by congresswoman's account of Trump's callCNN
Newsweek -CW39 -CBS News -Sun Sentinel
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Daily Nation

Make a great impression on the phone
Daily Nation
Smiling makes our voices sound warmer when the words come out, so you can be sure that positivity will be conveyed over the phone. If you can't bring yourself to smile without inspiration, keep a photo of a loved one on your desk, or anything that ...



The Independent

As a former US marine, I see Trump's phone call with a widow being used as a political football and feel like ...
The Independent
I remember the words sounding shallow, meaningless, trying to paper over the hard reality we had just seen – that of a young man blown to pieces on the side of a dirt road by an improvised explosive device mere hours before. Ringing in my shocked brain ...



Telegraph.co.uk

Let's flush out this revolting phone habit
Telegraph.co.uk
And I'm sorry if you're eating a lovely bowl of Bran Flakes for your breakfast, but if people are relieving themselves while using their phone IN FRONT OF A VICAR, the situation has gone too far. We've all done it, of course. Don't pretend you haven't ...



ABC Online

Digital detox: What you told us about curbing your social media and smartphone use
ABC Online
One of the early trends from the online smartphone survey indicated many people — about 26 per cent — thought they interacted with their phone less than five times a day. We asked participants to estimate how many times they picked up their phone in ...



Politicization of Trump phone call upsets Gold Star dad of MN soldier
KMSP-TV
He saved his strongest disgust for the Florida congresswoman who apparently listened in to President Trump's recent phone call with a Gold Star widow. Drevnick says there are no "right words" when a loved one comes home from service in a casket. But ...

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Tom's Guide

Here's How to Get an Early Start on Your iPhone X Order
Tom's Guide
In other words, if you didn't get your last iPhone through Apple's upgrade program, you're likely going to have to wait until Oct. 27 to begin entering iPhone X preorder info just like the rest of us. ... The phone costs $999 outright, and hits stores ...
Apple Has The Power Of A Great Brand, But Clouds Are GatheringSeeking Alpha

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TrustedReviews

Leaked HTC U11 Life looks like its first Android One phone
TrustedReviews
Android One phones, in Google's own words, present Android at its best. The handsets are stripped of any unnecessary bloatware, are guaranteed speedy Android updates for two years and have the Google Assistant on board. Effectively, they're doing what ...

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