Chinese office lighting broadcasts 2Mbps "LightFi"view story

http://apcmag.com – Researchers have developed a new form of wireless networking that uses low-cost office lighting – but will it reprogram your brain in the process? (IT news)

ATO: the iPad can be claimed as a tax deductionview story

http://apcmag.com – The Australian Tax Office says that the iPad is equivalent to a laptop for taxation purposes and is eligible for a refund of up to $750 under the Education Tax Refund scheme. (IT news)

Designing data centres for energy efficiencyview story

http://www.itwire.com – Changes to the way Microsoft builds its data centres are expected to pay dividends in terms of cutting energy consumption. (IT news)

Does your mobile phone provider know where you live?view story

http://www.itwire.com – Mobile services providers are required to keep the integrated public number database up to date with their customers' residential addresses. They're not being particularly diligent. And the wrong information could be fatal. (IT news)

Historic first 3DTV broadcast! ... And you missed it.view story

http://apcmag.com – Are you one of the glittering early adopters of 3DTV? Last night you could have been enjoying free-to-air 3DTV broadcasts, if anyone had actually told you. (IT news)

Optus spruiks ‘business class’ iPad 3G plans with up to $300 iPad rebateview story

http://apcmag.com – Optus is making a play for business users of the iPad 3G with microSIM ‘BYO mobile broadband plans’ – and adding a ‘cash back rebates’ of $100 to $300 on Apple’s slate. (IT news)

Samsung N220 3G netbook bundles with Optus from $50/monthview story

http://apcmag.com – Samsung’s Atom ‘Pinetrail’-based netbook packs 12 hour battery life with Optus dual-band 2100MHz and 900MHz 3G. (IT news)

Kindle coming to Androidview story

http://www.itwire.com – Amazon will further increase the reach of its Kindle ebook format with the release of a reader for Android. (IT news)

Revised MacBook follows Pro leadview story

http://www.itwire.com – Apple has updated its entry-level notebook. The revised MacBook promises improved performance and battery life. (IT news)

Hughes sets up Aussie branch to bid for NBN Co Ka band satelliteview story

http://www.itwire.com – Broadband satellite builder and network operator, Hughes Network Systems, has formed an Australian subsidiary to bid for NBN Co's expected tender for Ka-band satellites. (IT news)

Free speech on the Internet - but not too much, thanksview story

http://www.itwire.com – It seems that a considerable number of Australians think Big Brother is watching their Internet use - and they're not talking about Google. (IT news)

Some signs of two-way street in work-life balanceview story

http://www.itwire.com – Australian office workers say they are working harder and longer, with many of them regularly taking work home. But there's a slight trade-off, with employers becoming more relaxed about the use of social networking tools at work. (IT news)