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An accidental preview of Windows 8view story

http://www.itwire.com – Tentatively due for release in late 2012, details of Windows 8 have been splashed all over the Internet.  Never mind the NDA! (IT news)

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Freeview EPG: So much hot free-to-airview story

http://www.itwire.com – The Freeview DTV consortium has announced a new EPG for those equipped with Freeview badged devices.  Behind all the bluster and diversionary tactics, this new EPG does add one nice feature that is enticing, but don’t rush out and buy a Freeview device. (IT news)

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New ASUS notebooks have amazing audioview story

http://apcmag.com – Audio in notebooks is usually more of an afterthought than a selling feature. Today, ASUS changed that with its new SoundMaster notebooks. (IT news)

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HP introduces ‘printer apps’view story

http://apcmag.com – New printers use embedded Linux to run downloaded apps. Plus: how HP plans to slap down spam and ‘printer porn’ (IT news)

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Search privacy ‘under threat’ from controversial proposalview story

http://www.itwire.com – The European parliament wants to take away your rights to search the Internet in privacy, following the parliament’s adoption last week of a draconian proposal, known as "Written Declaration 29”, to retain all Internet search traffic and requiring  that search engines store all search traffic for up to two years for possible analysis by authorities. (IT news)

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Sydney-based ISP Comcen buys Gippsland ISP, Australisview story

http://www.itwire.com – Sydney-based ISP Comcen - with a nationwide customer base - has acquired Australis - a regional ISP serving the Gippsland region, and says it is looking for more acquisitions. (IT news)

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HP’s new web printing converts bits into atoms – and bucksview story

http://www.itwire.com – Seeking to ride the wave of connected smartphone and tablet users in the Asia Pacific region (and globally), HP has formally launched its new printers that can receive email and print it, along with attachments, while also offering premium content and cloud infrastructure that can store and share content, changing the way users print from a range of devices and adding to the reasons why consume (IT news)

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Carbon nanotubes could boost cellphone battery capacity tenfoldview story

http://www.itwire.com – Researchers at MIT have raised the prospect of increasing the capacity of cellphone batteries tenfold by using carbon nanotubes as one of a battery's electrodes. (IT news)

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Equinix to shell out $US65m on new Sydney data centreview story

http://www.itwire.com – Global data centre operator, Equinix is to build a third data centre in Sydney (IT news)

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HP: “every printer we make will have an email address”view story

http://apcmag.com – HP’e ePrint cloud-based push bypasses drivers, USB cables and network ports by giving every HP printer an email address. (IT news)

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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)