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First Windows 8 snippets "leak" out from Microsoftview story

http://apcmag.com – A confidential presentation gives us some clues as to what to expect from the next version of Microsoft's desktop operating system. But are they true or false? (IT news)

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Xbox's Kinect motion sensing technology making its way to PCs and TVsview story

http://apcmag.com – Those who haven't had fun with a Wii yet, thinking them too kiddie, won't have to fork out for a new Xbox as the motion sensing technology will soon be on your desktop or TV (IT news)

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Avaya preps one-box data-center strategyview story

http://www.networkworld.com – Avaya is prepping to launch its one-box data-center strategy early in October -- the VSP 9000 switch -- as a counter to Cisco's more comprehensive approach. (IT news)

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Senator Conroy says "I'm not into opting into child porn"view story

http://www.itwire.com – The hypocrisy is breathtaking.  After listening to two years of unambiguous opposition to the Internet filter proposal, Senator Conroy invariably falls back on the paedophile defence.  Shame on you Sir, shame on you. (IT news)

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Australia holds Climate Adaptation Futures 2010 Conferenceview story

http://www.itwire.com – Beginning on Tuesday 29, 2010, Australia will hold its first climate change adaptation conference. It will be held on the Gold Coast for three days.   (IT news)

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Hotels add iPads to the room service menuview story

http://apcmag.com – At Hong Kong’s Langham Place hotel you can add a high-tech twist to your holiday by hiring an iPad to act as your city guide. (IT news)

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Does the EU want ISPs to retain all search history? Search me!view story

http://www.itwire.com – Like Australia, the European Union appears to be proposing that data on all Internet searches be retained for possible scrutiny by authorities. The EU appears claims otherwise, but its communications on the matter are pathetic. (IT news)

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Gillard keeps Conroy in comms role, snubbs Lundyview story

http://apcmag.com – Julia Gillard has rewarded pro-censorship minister Stephen Conroy with a continued post as Minister for Communications. (IT news)

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Conroy slams Lundy, says Australia getting net filterview story

http://apcmag.com – Stephen Conroy has ridiculed the suggestion that Australians should have a choice to opt-in or opt-out of the proposed internet filter. (IT news)

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NBN Co's Wii based e-health trial is a promotional masterstrokeview story

http://www.itwire.com – As a promotional exercise for the National Broadband Network, NBN Co, and the benefits of broadband in general, NBN's Co's trial of 'tele-therapy' for stroke victims is a masterstroke that puts the Government's $16m NBN promotional campaign in the shade. (IT news)

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Conroy retains Comms portfolio in reshuffleview story

http://www.itwire.com – Stephen Conroy has retained the Communications portfolio in newly-installed Prime Minister Julia Gillard’s first Cabinet. (IT news)

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MBA entry exam (GMAT) catches up with the information ageview story

http://www.itwire.com – The 50 year old Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) - used by over 5000 graduate management programmes worldwide - is to get a new section to assess how candidates respond to the complex challenges of the modern information-rich business environment. (IT news)