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An Australia Day NBN jokeview story

http://www.itwire.com – The following telecommunications-related joke was sent to us by a friend. It's unknown who wrote it, but we think Malcolm Turnbull, in particular, might find it amusing :) (IT news)

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LCA 2011: Multiculturalism a major plus for Red Hatview story

http://www.itwire.com – Multiculturalism may be something that is frowned upon in some parts of Australia but for Red Hat, the premier open source company, it has proved to be a blessing and nothing else. (IT news)

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Floods fail to keep LCA organisers downview story

http://www.itwire.com – Floods have not managed to keep the good people of the Australian national Linux conference down. This morning at 9am, or possibly a few minutes after, chief conference organiser Shaun Nykvist took the stage to greet the faithful who have gathered for the 12th LCA. (IT news)

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Time running out for Windows Phone 7 developer competition entriesview story

http://www.itwire.com – There's not much time left if you're thinking of entering Microsoft's Windows Phone 7 app competition. (IT news)

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NASA reveals airplanes for 2025view story

http://www.itwire.com – On January 13, 2011, NASA unveiled the look that commercial passenger airplanes may have 14 years from now, in the year 2025. (IT news)

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Nokia cans free music download serviceview story

http://www.itwire.com – Nokia has canned its free music download service, Ovi Music Unlimited, in 27 countries. (IT news)

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Steve Jobs' health risk to Appleview story

http://www.itwire.com – Apple CEO Steve Jobs is again sick and has taken 'medical leave' to deal with the problem.  Coming so soon after his April 2009 liver transplant, the world is clearly concerned that Steve is in serious danger.  This has already had a detrimental effect on the company with stocks immediately trading down in Europe. (IT news)

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Microsoft cloud CRM takes on Salesforce, Siebelview story

http://www.itwire.com – This year's version of Microsoft's Dynamics CRM system is available in the cloud ahead of its release as a packaged product. (IT news)

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NBN Co repatriates former Aussie journo to head PRview story

http://www.itwire.com – NBN Co has appointed Andrew Sholl, a former Australian journalist presently working in the UK, as head of external communications. (IT news)

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Long use of painkillers could be risky for heartview story

http://www.itwire.com – Swiss researchers have concluded that the long time use of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) could make people at higher risk for strokes, heart attacks, and cardiovascular deaths. (IT news)

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Mark Shuttleworth Says OpenStack and Eucalyptus in Ubuntu 11.04view story

http://www.ubuntu-user.com – In this video interview, Canonical Chairman and Ubuntu Founder, Mark Shuttleworth discusses Ubuntu Enterprise Cloud, and the inclusion of both OpenStack and Eucalyptus in Ubuntu 11.04, Natty Narwhal release, with Dell's cloud computing evangelist, Barton George. (IT news)

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Ray White’s email goes down in the floods …but just the Exchange portionview story

http://www.itwire.com – Real estate giant Ray White has this week received a graphic demonstration of the benefits of switching to cloud-hosted email, with the Microsoft Exchange portion of its staff email systems appearing to have been taken out by Queensland's floods; and the Google Apps portion it's migrating to remaining up. (IT news)