GetUp! have been pressing the Australian Government hard to have them rethink their proposed Internet filtering. Let them know we don't want compulsory Internet filtering, sign the petition.
The Web Standards Group has invited me to speak at their first Brisbane meeting. If your in town on the 12 May come and join in.
Here's a couple of the many articles I haven't had time to keep up with. MySQL-PHP Restriction Fears Unwarranted an article by Lori MacVittie shows the change of license by MySQL should now have little or no impact on most PHP project that include MySQL libraries.