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ANZ and Visa trial mobile paymentsview story

http://www.itwire.com – Australia and New Zealand Banking Group and partner Visa have unveiled a four week internal trial of mobile phones used as substitutes for credit cards. (IT news)

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NBN Co plans to build its own OSS/BSSview story

http://www.itwire.com – After initially saying it would like to pick a single vendor to supply the operational support system/business support system (OSS/BSS) for the National Broadband Network NBN Co says it does not believe it can buy what it needs and intends to build its own system. (IT news)

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ITU blasts IETF over MPLS standards stoushview story

http://www.itwire.com – The ITU has fired a second salvo in its war of words against the IETF over their split on standards for operation and management of MPLS networks, laying the blame squarely on the IETF. (IT news)

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Lexar adds fast 128GB model to SD card rangeview story

http://www.itwire.com – Need some serious space on an SD memory card for your camera or camcorder? Lexar claims an industry first with its 128GB Class 10 SDXC card. (IT news)

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3G built into Billion BiPAC 6200WZL wireless routerview story

http://www.itwire.com – Billion's new BiPAC 6200WZL wireless router features built-in 3G access. It supports downlink speeds up to 7.2Mbps. (IT news)

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IBM’s Stevens fires shot over CSC’s bowview story

http://www.itwire.com – For the past year or so IBM’s been targeting the utilities sector with its ‘Smarter Planet’ initiative, but it looks like Big Blue is finally going to throw money at one of Australia’s biggest sectors — resources. (IT news)

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Telstra’s Smart-Touch – how to Android at a smart price?view story

http://www.itwire.com – Telstra’s first $99 Android-powered smartphone might lack the finesse of brand name and more expensive competitors, but when it comes to $999 iPhones, it’s priced to win the wallets of price-sensitive pre-paid consumers. (IT news)

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Internet Explorer 9 goes publicview story

http://www.itwire.com – Internet Explorer 9 is being released by Microsoft today. The company claims it is the only browser with fully hardware-accelerated HTML5 capability. (IT news)

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Experts deride IE9 as a “non-event” for corporate Australiaview story

http://www.itwire.com – The newest version of Microsoft’s struggling Internet Explorer has been described as a “non-event”, due to the lack of compatibility with Windows XP. (IT news)

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NBN Co trying hard to sell NBN to end usersview story

http://www.itwire.com – NBN Co is ramping up its efforts to 'sell' the benefits of the NBN to end users, releasing a series of case studies of NBN usage by Tasmanians. (IT news)

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Telstra announces its first $99 smartphoneview story

http://www.itwire.com – With smartphone popularity on the rise, Telstra is increasing the included data and credit on some of its most popular Prepaid offers and is launching its cheapest ever Android-powered smartphone. (IT news)

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Facebook threatens many online businessesview story

http://www.itwire.com – Many established brands have been quietly building up direct links to end user customers through their Facebook pages. They are now being tempted to exploit these at the expense of established intermediaries. (IT news)