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Oracle, NetApp settle patent suitsview story

http://www.itwire.com – Oracle and NetApp have settled the patent suites that the database giant inherited with its acquisition of Sun Microsystems. (IT news)

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Nikon gets Cool for summerview story

http://www.itwire.com – Nikon has launched three new and improved Coolpix cameras, all of which are expected to be on store shelves later this month. (IT news)

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Clear path forward for NBN: Greensview story

http://www.itwire.com – Whatever other complications minority government might create, in communications policy there is a clear path forward, according to Greens communications spokesman Scott Ludlam. (IT news)

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Brisbane employers lure South’s IT skillsview story

http://www.itwire.com – Spurred by a range of infrastructure projects underway in Queensland, some Brisbane based employers are now offering incentives to encourage IT professionals from the southern states to make the trek north. (IT news)

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Optus advertising falls foul of Trade Practices Act, againview story

http://www.itwire.com – The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has instituted legal proceedings against Optus over its 'Think Bigger' and 'Supersonic' promotional campaigns. (IT news)

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iView, you view, we payview story

http://www.itwire.com – Managed service provider Hostworks is gearing up to offer a service that will offer video streaming for its clients, and manage the payments and subscriptions side of the house, with NineMSN likely to be an early adopter of the pay per view service. (IT news)

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Nike runs away on iPhonesview story

http://www.itwire.com – iPhone owners have a new incentive to get fit, with a new GPS app for runners (and walkers). (IT news)

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Milestone new year resolution: Android 2.2 FroYoview story

http://www.itwire.com – The Android 2.2 upgrade for the Motorola Milestone will be available to local users beginning in the first quarter of next year. (IT news)

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Study: Organic strawberries are more nutritiousview story

http://www.itwire.com – A U.S. study has found that organic strawberries are more nutritious than non-organic strawberries – and they help to maintain a healthier soil, too.   (IT news)

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Broadband may suffer mandate problemsview story

http://www.itwire.com – New South Wales rural independent MP Rob Oakeshott rained on his own parade in delivering Government to Labor this afternoon, emphatically telling the Prime Minister that "no-one has a mandate" in the next Parliament. (IT news)

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Broadband defines Labor's 2010 election winview story

http://www.itwire.com – The Australian technology sector will get its fibre-to-the-home National Broadband Network after the two remaining undecided rural independent MPs threw their support behind Julia Gillard and the ALP to form the next Federal Government. (IT news)

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NBN wins (possibly short) reprieveview story

http://www.itwire.com – The National Broadband Network has won a reprieve with the confirmation of Julia Gillard as Australia’s Prime Minister. Given the minority status of her Government however, that reprieve may prove short lived. (IT news)