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No more free plastic bags in California?view story

http://www.itwire.com – Legislation in California is being proposed to ban free paper and plastic bags in grocery, liquor, and drug stores. The proposed law would force shoppers to use reusable fabric bags, or reuse previously obtained plastic or paper bags.   (IT news)

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Students record breakup of Hayabusa spacecraftview story

http://www.itwire.com – The Japanese Hayabusa spacecraft returned to Earth from its asteroid mission on June 13, 2010. Several high school students recorded the breakup of Hayabusa as it soared through our atmosphere over Australia. Learn the story about how they got to be part of the event.   (IT news)

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See Space Station several times a nightview story

http://www.itwire.com – As of Saturday, June 26, 2010, the International Space Station may be visible over your local night sky for up to five times over the next few days. Catch this unusual event now. Don’t wait until it’s too late!   (IT news)

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Dell Inspiron 15R - sturdy specs for a reasonable priceview story

http://apcmag.com – The Dell Inspiron 15R is a well built all rounder notebook for $1049. An Intel Core i5-450 CPU and ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5470 graphics card both headline sturdy overall specs. (IT news)

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Yale researchers make new lung tissue from oldview story

http://www.itwire.com – For the first time, a U.S. team of medical researchers from Yale University has implanted regenerated lung tissue from a dead rat and placed it successfully into a living rat. Think about the possibilities for humans!   (IT news)

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Hot-spot technology an Australian first, claims agencyview story

http://www.itwire.com – Online video ad network, vid•id has teamed up with the Australian Rugby Union (ARU) to launch an online video advertising campaign for the ARU, featuring interactive hot-spotting technology, that vid•id says is believed to be a first in the Australian market. (IT news)

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Lunar eclipse set for Saturday, June 26, 2010.view story

http://www.itwire.com – On Saturday morning, June 26, 2010, a lunar eclipse will occur for people in the Americas. The “Moon Illusion” lunar eclipse will occur as the Moon nears the horizon (Moonset). Elsewhere in Eastern Asia and Australia, the lunar eclipse will occur near Moonrise. (IT news)

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Vodafone scores Google Nexus One for Australian launchview story

http://apcmag.com – Vodafone Australia has scored an exclusive deal to launch Google’s Nexus One smartphone. Now we just need to know when they’ll release it and how much it'll cost... (IT news)

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NewBay powers Telstra's Tribeview story

http://www.itwire.com – Dublin based NewBay has revealed itself as the company whose technology supports Telstra's recently launched mobile social networking service, Tribe, that provides Telstra mobile customers with unmetered access to popular social networking sites Facebook, Twitter and MySpace (IT news)

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NSW Government trials NBN appsview story

http://www.itwire.com – The NSW Government's Broadband Task Force, in conjunction with other organisations, has launched trials of NBN applications over the FTTH network being rolled out by Opticomm in the Parkbridge residential development in western Sydney. (IT news)

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What's this? WiFi on an SD memory card!view story

http://www.itwire.com – Toshiba and Singapore-based Trek 2000 International have teamed up to develop an SD memory card with WiFi functionality enabling SD-enabled digital cameras to upload their images wirelessly. (IT news)

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Plaudits for Finite IT in workplace surveyview story

http://www.itwire.com – National technology recruiter, Finite IT, has been voted for the second year in a row again as one of BRW magazine’s “50 Best Places to Work”. (IT news)