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HP aims to revive webOS as open source softwareview story

http://www.itwire.com – HP has announced it will contribute the former Palm smartphone operating system, webOS, software to the open source community. (IT news)

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Aussie Government smartphone app provides disaster informationview story

http://www.itwire.com – The Australian Government has developed a free iPhone & Android app that will enable smartphone users to get quick and easy access to information about emergencies and disasters across the country. (IT news)

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The great shredding challengeview story

http://www.itwire.com – DARPA recently ran a competition to 'recover' a suite of shredded documents.  Here's how it went. (IT news)

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Private Dragon to go to Space Stationview story

http://www.itwire.com – NASA announced on December 9, 2011, that SpaceX will launch its Dragon spacecraft on February 7, 2012, for the very first flight of a private spacecraft to the International Space Station. (IT news)

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Boosting the value of analytics professionalsview story

http://www.itwire.com – The industry body representing Australian analytics professionals is boosting their value with predictions that they are going to be even more highly sought after – even in hot demand - over the next seven years as the use of analytics by business continues to grow. (IT news)

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The (supposedly) wonderful new Gmail interfaceview story

http://www.itwire.com – The Gmail team has been promoting the upcoming 'new look and feel' for some time now.  What do we think? (IT news)

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The Steve Jobs’ ‘industry’ just keeps rolling onview story

http://www.itwire.com – COMMENT: Since his death, the life, myths and reality of Steve Jobs all too short a time with us have bombarded the airwaves and cyberspace, generating a growth industry that’s sprung up around the late co-founder of Apple.  It’s hard not to think much of the activity is about cashing-in on the death of Jobs, not unlike the latest book offering launched today. (IT news)

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Amensia Razorfish caps off a memorable yearview story

http://www.itwire.com – Full-service digital agency, Amnesia Razorfish, has won young women’s fashion retail chain, Sportsgirl following a competitive pitch, capping off a big year with $10 million in new business added in the past 12 months. (IT news)

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Nehta releases security frameworkview story

http://www.itwire.com – The National E-health Transition Authority (Nehta) has released the security and access framework that sets out how health information should be collected, stored and accessed – a critical step in its bid to win consumer support for the personally controlled electronic health records which Australians can sign up for starting mid-2012. (IT news)

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Dockhub secures white iWall exclusiveview story

http://www.itwire.com – Online retailer Dockhub claims a world exclusive with the white version of the J&L iWall Premier speaker dock for the iPod, iPad and iPhone. Could it be something for your Christmas list? (IT news)

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The GCHQ cyber puzzle has been solved, with videos!view story

http://www.itwire.com – The recently promoted cyber puzzle has been solved by many people; now we have a full video of all the steps. (IT news)

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Optus MeTV? There's an app for thatview story

http://www.itwire.com – Optus has released a customised version of the fetchtv app for iOS devices. (IT news)