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Telstra agrees, provisionally, to participate in NBN, for $11bview story

http://www.itwire.com – Telstra has signed a non-binding financial heads of agreement with NBN Co to participate in the rollout of the NBN that would see it transfer its customer traffic to NBN and provide NBN Co with access to its facilities that could deliver a post-tax net present value of approximately $11 billion. (IT news)

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Sailing ships could collect energy from windsview story

http://www.itwire.com – A proposal for using sailing ships to generate electricity has been announced by two scientists from the University of California at Davis.   (IT news)

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Tea and coffee drinkers have better heartsview story

http://www.itwire.com – A new study from the Netherlands has shown that moderate tea and coffee drinking helps to protect people from heart disease.   (IT news)

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Be a pal; share Linux with your friends and familyview story

http://www.itwire.com – Are you the local computer boffin in your social circle? Tired of forever having to clean off that annoying fake super anti-virus 2010 trojan? Well, friends shouldn’t let friends run Windows. Be a friend to your friends. (IT news)

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Green Britain Day: Efficient IT does not come at a premiumview story

http://www.networkworld.com – Green Britian Day, the day when the public is being encouraged to make small changes to their lifestyle for the good of the environment, finds many UK businesses are not doing enough to make their IT infrastructures more environmentally-friendly according to the IT industry. (IT news)

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Find My iPhone now an appview story

http://www.itwire.com – MobileMe's Find My iPhone feature is now available as an iPhone or iPad app, so you can use one device to find another. (IT news)

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Apple updates MobileMeview story

http://www.itwire.com – The webmail/syncing/online storage/file sharing service has been fitted out with a new interface and some new features, including push e-mail. (IT news)

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Blind patients see again with their own stem cellsview story

http://www.itwire.com – According to a report from Italian researchers, patients that had been blinded in either eye, or both eyes, had regained their vision after their own healthy stem cells were removed and then re-implanted.   (IT news)

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Senate NBN Committee's chair launches final attack on NBNview story

http://www.itwire.com – The chair of the Senate Select Committee on the NBN - which issued its final report on 17 June - has made one last call for the project to be scrapped, citing fresh information from the ACCC in support of his claim. (IT news)

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Telstra verifies LTE operation at 75kmsview story

http://www.itwire.com – Telstra and Nokia Siemens Networks, one of three vendors chosen to participate in LTE trials, have demonstrated the ability of LTE to operate over distances of 75kms and deliver 100Mbps in 20MHz of spectrum. (IT news)

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Skype saddles up on Sony Ericsson’s Symbian smartphonesview story

http://www.itwire.com – Billing Symbian as “the world’s most popular smartphone platform”, Skype has finally made its eponymous software available to Sony Ericsson Satio, Vivaz and Vivaz Pro users, with these three phones running the Symbian ^1 OS – but does it work using Bluetooth?! (IT news)

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Dell Inspiron - good Core i3 CPU and ATI HD 5470 graphicsview story

http://apcmag.com – The Dell Inspiron is a good all rounder notebook for $998. You get an entry-level but still potent Core i3-350 CPU, ATI HD 5470 graphics, and a 640GB hard drive. (IT news)