New calculator launched to help women assess breast cancer

A web based calculator designed to assess a woman’s personal risk of breast cancer and their associated risk if they take Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT) was officially launched last week (November 21) at the NSW Breast Cancer Institute, Westmead Hospital. Microsoft in partnership with the Institute and Sydney West Area Health Service (SWAHS) brought together…


NSW Minister for Commerce visits Microsoft

Last week (November 19), Microsoft Australia welcomed the NSW Minister for Roads & Commerce, the Hon Eric Roozendaal and the Director General of the NSW Department of Commerce, Mr John Lee to Microsoft headquarters in Sydney. The Minister and Director General got a first hand demonstration of X-Box and Windows Media Centre as well as…


E-Election 2007: Communications technology and elections

The evening of 26 September 1960 was a defining moment for Western democratic politics. On that summer night in a CBS television studio in the city of Chicago, before an estimated audience of 70 million, two political candidates put forward their cases for election to the office of President of the United States of America….