Why Australia needs Megan Fox to promote the NBNview story

http://apcmag.com – Megan, your adoring fans, if not your country, are calling you to come and help us feel the earth move as Kevin Rudd starts laying cables. (IT news)

Nikon launches ‘Nikon School’ digital photography classesview story

http://apcmag.com – Hands-on weekend workshops in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane will sharpen your DSLR shooting skills... (IT news)

Facebook continues to flip the bird at Australiaview story

http://apcmag.com – Facebook sent a rep to speak to the Australian government last week, but the social networking giant says it's not sure it would be helpful to have local personnel here. (IT news)

REVIEW: Samsung N220 netbook on Optus 3Gview story

http://apcmag.com – Samsung's N220 is a new netbook being launched into Australia through Optus, with 3G broadband built-in. We tested its battery life and also played with Jolicloud Linux on it. (IT news)

New Firefox 4 ‘Minefield’ beta sports WebM video and tweaked UIview story

http://apcmag.com – Mozilla’s next-gen browser takes shape with a new ‘developer preview’ edition embracing HTML5 and WebM video, a revised UI and better support for Windows 7. (IT news)

Oh dear: which Australian CIOs DIDN'T buy an iPad?view story

http://apcmag.com – When we started snooping into which CIOs had bought an iPad, we expected a few had. What we didn't expect was that nearly every single one we contacted had joined the hype wave. (IT news)

Senate NBN Committee's last word: call for cost-benefit analysisview story

http://www.itwire.com – The Senate Select Committee enquiring into the NBN has issued its final report calling for release of the calculations and underlying workings that were used by the lead advisor to generate the total cost estimates for building the NBN, as set out in the implementation study. (IT news)

Senate NBN enquiry winds up after two years and 19 hearingsview story

http://www.itwire.com – Two years almost to the day and five reports later the Senate Select Committee set up to enquire into the NBN Mark 1 has issued its fifth and final report and has finally wound up. (IT news)

New Xbox360 Slim will hit AU on July 1view story

http://apcmag.com – The newly designed "whisper quiet" XBox360 is set to land in Australia in just two weeks. But there's still no Blu-Ray. (IT news)

Privacy Commissioner sits on fence over ISP snooping policyview story

http://apcmag.com – The Federal Privacy Commissioner has issued a muted statement in reaction to the Attorney General's proposal to force ISPs to keep records of Australians' internet usage. (IT news)

Australia to get its own Hulu-style VOD service?view story

http://apcmag.com – Australians may soon have access to streaming TV shows Hulu-style through a new start-up from a couple of former industry heavyweights. (IT news)

App developers abandon Windows Mobile for iPhone, Android and BlackBerryview story

http://apcmag.com – Windows Mobile is officially the last platform that developers want to write for, according to a US report, with more than 50% of code-cutters now building apps for Apple’s iOS. (IT news)