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Free isn't free: the true cost of music and movie downloadsview story

http://www.itwire.com – Searching for online music or video content is already fraught with danger.  Add the word 'free' to your search and you're very likely to land on a malicious site. (IT news)

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Internode launches with price sweetenerview story

http://www.itwire.com – National broadband company, Internode, has taken its first terabyte ADSL2+ plan to the market today with a launch-day sweetener of $30 off the originally announced price, at the same as delivering large data boosts for most of its other broadband plans. (IT news)

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Turnbull outlines case: NBN costs to spiralview story

http://www.itwire.com – Rolling the National Broadband Network in from the regions rather than building out from city areas will require much more upfront capital from Government, driving up the cost of the network, freshly-minted Coalition communications spokesman Malcolm Turnbull says. (IT news)

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Snail mail delivers long tailview story

http://www.itwire.com – Listed retail support company Salmat will formally open its self-service internet portal targeted at small business owners and tradespeople in 6-8 weeks’ time, which will allow them to create promotional flyers – probably postcard sized - that will be delivered by the company’s army of 18,000 “contract walkers” to letterboxes in the SMEs’ catchment area. (IT news)

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HP to acquire ArcSightview story

http://www.itwire.com – HP has agreed to acquire security and compliance management provider ArcSight. (IT news)

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HTML5 support arrives for Adobe Illustratorview story

http://www.itwire.com – Adobe has released a free add-on to provide Illustrator CS5 with HTML5 and CSS3 support. (IT news)

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NBN extends free connection deadlineview story

http://www.itwire.com – A week after learning it had won a reprieve thanks to the formation of a Gillard Government, NBN Co has extended the deadline for individuals and organisations based in First Release locations to sign up for free connection to the broadband network. (IT news)

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Acrobat and Reader updates coming, while new Flash vulnerability threatensview story

http://www.itwire.com – Adobe will bring forward by a few days the release of its next quarterly update for Acrobat and Reader in response to a recently-discovered vulnerability that is being exploited in the wild. There's also a warning of an actively exploited vulnerability in Flash Player that will be fixed a the same time. (IT news)

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Turnbull to fight NBN 'icon of waste'view story

http://www.itwire.com – Former Opposition leader Malcolm Turnbull has returned to the Coalition front bench as shadow communications minister with instructions "to hold the Government ferociously to account" over the National Broadband Network. (IT news)

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Riverbed WAN appliance doubles as VMware platform, produces big savingsview story

http://www.itwire.com – Construction and infrastructure firm, Laing O'Rourke Australia, is using Riverbed Steelhead appliances deployed originally for wide area network optimisation to host virtualised services and applications at branch offices saving a, claimed, average of $30k per site per year. (IT news)

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20 years of WiFi: from 1Mbps to 5000Mbps in two decadesview story

http://www.itwire.com – The IEEE's 802.11 working group was created in September 1990 to develop the first WiFi standard, delivering 1Mbps. Its next iteration will be capable of 5Gbps. (IT news)

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Ericsson peers into the future of mobile broadband revenueview story

http://www.itwire.com – If Ericsson's predictions are correct, your mobile bill could be set to become a lot more complicated. (IT news)