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Mandriva fork Mageia is bornview story

http://www.itwire.com – A number of former employees of, and contributors to, the Mandriva GNU/Linux distribution have decided to go it on their own and fork the project. (IT news)

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ACCAN calls for mandatory consumer protection rulesview story

http://www.itwire.com – ACCAN has called for a whole range of mandatory measures to protect telecommunications consumers to replace the present code-based co-regulatory regime, which it says has proved to be woefully inadequate at protecting consumers. (IT news)

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Twitter set to unveil major site revampview story

http://www.itwire.com – The organiser of ad:tech London - an exhibition and conference devoted to the online advertising and marketing industry - claims that Twitter will unveil a major revamp of its web site at the event, to be held 21-22 September. (IT news)

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ACCC drives down Telstra line chargesview story

http://www.itwire.com – The competition watchdog is proposing big price cuts for line rental and local calls from the start of 2011, arguing the cost of providing fixed line services has fallen. (IT news)

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Compellent Australian expansion gains momentumview story

http://www.itwire.com – Storage vendor, Compellent has revealed its plans for bringing Fluid Data storage to the wider Australian market as it establishes itself in the region, and following what it says is good sales across the market with 25 customer sites already. (IT news)

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Closest encounter: Jupiter is bright in night skyview story

http://www.itwire.com – Jupiter has its closest approach to Earth on September 20-21, 2010. On that night, the planet Jupiter will be closer to Earth than it has been for over a decade. And, it will not return to this closest approach until 2022.   (IT news)

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Podcast Season 2 Episode 17view story

http://www.tuxradar.com – Title: 88 Miles Per Hour In this episode: We each predict a news story that may or may not have happened over the last seven days. Play the final results of our 'build a game' challenge, and we ask, is it finally time to do away with the command-line? read more (IT news)

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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)