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Aussie Scoopon beats internationals at their own gameview story

http://www.itwire.com – Aussie-owned and operated group buying company, Scoopon, has for the second year running outperformed multinational players LivingSocial and Groupon, to retain overall leadership in the Australian group buying market. (IT news)

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PieNetworks' chairman Justin Milne resignsview story

http://www.itwire.com – High profile telecoms industry figure, Justin Milne, has resigned from the board of Internet kiosk maker PieNetworks, less than a year after joining the board and being appointed its chairman. (IT news)

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'Hactivism' now the leading driver of DDoS attacksview story

http://www.itwire.com – Ideological motivation has emerged as the primary driver for distributed denial of services (DDoS) attacks, outstripping the previous dominant drivers of financial gain. (IT news)

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Google beefs up Android Market securityview story

http://www.itwire.com – In response to reports citing a significant upsurge in Android malware, Google has revealed how it tries to ensure the security of Android Market, and detect malicious apps. Writing on the Android developer blog, Hiroshi Lockheimer, VP of engineering at Android, said: "Today we're revealing a service we've developed, codenamed Bouncer, which provides automated scanning of Android Market for poten (IT news)

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Ericsson & Qualcomm demo first LTE-to-3G voice call handoverview story

http://www.itwire.com – Ericsson and Qualcomm say they have achieved the first successful handover of a voice call from LTE to a standard 3G network. (IT news)

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NEC teams with Webroot to offer mobile device security and managementview story

http://www.itwire.com – NEC has teamed up with US-based Internet & PC security technology company Webroot to develop mobile security technology and services for the smartphone and tablet market, to be offered both to telcos and to end users. (IT news)

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How to charge your iPad faster – with the white plug or your Windows PC!view story

http://www.itwire.com – Are you annoyed that your iPad seems to charge really slowly – or that your Windows PC refuses to charge your iPad, instead giving you a “not charging” message? Here’s what you absolutely must know! (IT news)

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Open tablet Spark to hit shelves in Mayview story

http://www.itwire.com – The Spark, an open tablet which will be available for purchase by May this year, will run the Mer operating system, the community continuation of the Linux-based MeeGo project which is hosted by the Linux Foundation. (IT news)

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Gentrack wins 2nd Brisbane Airport contractview story

http://www.itwire.com – Global provider of airport management solutions, Gentrack, has secured a new contract to deploy its aeronautical billing system to Brisbane Airport, following the airport operators’ tender for a new suite of operational airport systems, also won by Gentrack’s Airport 20/20 division. (IT news)

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What does the Facebook float mean for Facebook?view story

http://www.itwire.com –   If Facebook thought they were under public scrutiny previously, they ain't seen nothing yet.   (IT news)

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Hard road ahead for hardcopy vendorsview story

http://www.itwire.com – The boom in Internet-enabled mobile devices (IEMDs) is reshaping the European printing industry, offering new challenges and opportunities for hardcopy vendors, with analysts predicting a slow decline in future demand in print volumes for the traditional hardcopy vendors. (IT news)

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Internode customer benefits from iiNet acquisitionview story

http://www.itwire.com – National ISP, Internode, says its acquisition by iiNet is already paying dividends for its customers, with its most popular broadband services now available through 450 telephone exchanges nationally. (IT news)