Tyco Electronics to pay $US1.25 billion for ADCview story

http://www.itwire.com – Tyco Electronics is to acquire ADC, a move that will create a powerful new player in the market for supplying FTTH equipment to NBN Co, and a host of other telecoms market segments. (IT news)

NASA thinks Moon could be full of cavesview story

http://www.itwire.com – The NASA Science article "Down the Lunar Rabbit-Hole" tells of the distinct possibility of giant caverns, caves, and tunnels under the Moon’s surface. Giant holes on the lunar surface could lead to "entrances to a geologic wonderland." Go tell Alice we’ll be there eventually.   (IT news)

CorpTech highlights shared service problemsview story

http://www.itwire.com – Even as Queensland Premier Anna Bligh today issued the terms of reference for an inquiry in the state’s CorpTech shared services vehicle, experts have warned that centralised technology services platforms can add an additional layer of complexity to operations and need specific governance strategies to be successfully managed. (IT news)

High tech crime 'Fusion' centre opensview story

http://www.itwire.com – Attorney General Robert McClalland has opened a new intelligence analysis centre in Canberra targeting organised crime backed by more than a billion dollars in information technology assets. (IT news)

Can Apple solve their iPhone 4 antenna woes?view story

http://www.itwire.com – There is no truth to the following iPhone 4 rumour.  In fact, I created it. (IT news)

Windows Intune coming in '11 for $11view story

http://www.itwire.com – Microsoft has begun a second beta release of its Windows Intune system maintenance product. Pricing has also been disclosed. (IT news)

Facebook faces ownership suitview story

http://www.itwire.com – The latest chapter in Facebook's woes has been opened, with a resident of New York filing a case claiming that he owns 84 percent of the social network. (IT news)

AAPT puts 1200 staff on Gmailview story

http://www.itwire.com – AAPT today expanded its use of Google Apps, deploying Gmail, contacts and calendar service across its 1200-strong workforce. (IT news)

Get traffic info SUNA on Alpine GPSview story

http://www.itwire.com – Real-time traffic updates from SUNA will be available as a standard feature of the new range of Alpine in-vehicle navigation systems. (IT news)

ACS moots change to membership gradesview story

http://www.itwire.com – The Australian Computer Society has proposed changes to its membership grades along with revisions to its certification program. (IT news)

iPhone apps to lose ground to competitorsview story

http://www.itwire.com – The dominance of Apple’s iPhone in the mobile app download market will be eroded over the coming years as rivals Android, Symbian and BlackBerry make inroads, according to Ovum, even though Apple generated a massive 67 percent of all smartphone app downloads last year. (IT news)

Wildfire spreads to Telstra in Augustview story

http://www.itwire.com – HTC's Android-based Wildfire smartphone will be available in Australia exclusively from Telstra starting next month. (IT news)