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Victorian firefighters get $32m radio upgradeview story

http://www.itwire.com – Victoria's Country Fire Authority has awarded New Zealand's Tait Communications a $32m contract to replace its 10,000 analogue radio handsets with digital units operating on the APCO P25 standard. (IT news)

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Adobe Acrobat and Reader security fix bypassedview story

http://www.itwire.com – It turns out there's an easy way for hackers to get around one of the security fixes in the latest versions of Adobe Reader and Acrobat. (IT news)

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First ever telescope goes into eyeview story

http://www.itwire.com – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved the use of a micro-sized implantable telescope for the eyes of older people with end-stage macular degeneration. It’s a sight to behold!   (IT news)

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NASA contractor USA to ground shuttle employeesview story

http://www.itwire.com – As the space shuttle program winds down, NASA’s prime shuttle contractor will be laying off about 15% of its workforce on October 1, 2010. About 1,300 space shuttle employees will be out of their space jobs in Florida, Texas, and Alabama. (IT news)

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Union cranks campaign over payroll 'debacle'view story

http://www.itwire.com – The Queensland Public Sector Union has started a public campaign to force the resignation of the Deputy Premier and Minister for Health Paul Lucas over the "payroll debacle" in his portfolio, and warned government the trouble-plagued platform remained a risk. (IT news)

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Who me? I'm not the IT minister, says Conroyview story

http://apcmag.com – Senator Stephen Conroy says he has never considered himself the minister responsible for I.T. in the Labor Government. (IT news)

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Gillard acknowledges fears over internet filterview story

http://apcmag.com – ... but says she has confidence that Stephen Conroy will sort out the glitches in the policy. (IT news)

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Compuware's Katanasho takes on solutions sales director roleview story

http://www.itwire.com – Compuware has appointed Rafi Katanasho as solutions sales director, applications performance management for Australia, New Zealand and Japan. (IT news)

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Nanotechnology centre opens in Melbourneview story

http://www.itwire.com – Victoria looks set to become Australia's nanotechnology centre of expertise, with the Federal Government opening a $63 million Melbourne Centre for Nanofabrication, as the core research lab within the Australian National Fabrication Facility. (IT news)

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HDS hires George Yacoub AMview story

http://www.itwire.com – Hitachi Data Systems has appointed George Yacoub as its sales director for the Federal region. (IT news)

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Mandriva is alive!view story

http://www.tuxradar.com – Finally, after weeks of uncertainty, we've just received a press release from Mandriva, and we're pasting it verbatim so you can read the news for yourselves. Let us know what you think this all means. read more (IT news)

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Spendvision picks RightNow to handle routine enquiriesview story

http://www.itwire.com – Spendvision believes 25% of the customer enquiries it receives can be diverted to self-service by adopting RightNow's software. (IT news)