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Competition Tribunal knocks back Telstra's wholesale line pricingview story

http://www.itwire.com – The Australian Competition Tribunal (ACT) has once again rejected Telstra's bid for a $30 monthly price for the unbundled local loop service (ULLS) that underpins a large percentage of Australian broadband services and which is presently charged at about half this figure. (IT news)

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Official Optus iPad plans announcedview story

http://www.itwire.com – Optus today confirmed its range of data plans for micro-sim devices, including the iPad. (IT news)

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Mandriva put up for saleview story

http://www.itwire.com – The French company Mandriva, which creates and sells the Mandriva Linux distribution, appears to be up for sale, according to information at a website dedicated to news about the distribution. (IT news)

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Sustained growth secures award for Finite ITview story

http://www.itwire.com – Recruitment firm, Finite IT, has won the Deloitte Growth Award which recognises family businesses that have achieved the fastest average turnover growth over the last three years. (IT news)

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Telstra to launch BlackBerry Pearl 3G this monthview story

http://apcmag.com – Telstra has scooped up the new BlackBerry Pearl 9100 3G smartphone for an exclusive launch later this month. (IT news)

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Amazingly cheap Core 2 Duo ASUSview story

http://apcmag.com – You only have till 9PM tonight to snap up this great deal on an ASUS Core 2 Duo notebook with Windows 7! (IT news)

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Telecom NZ offers in flight services for XT mobile usersview story

http://www.itwire.com – Telecom New Zealand has struck deals with Emirates and Malaysian Airlines to enable its mobile customers to use their phones for voice, text and data services on selected flights: if they can bear the cost. It is probably the most expensive data service on the globe. (IT news)

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Conroy joins global broadband boosting initiativeview story

http://www.itwire.com – The International Telecommunication Union (ITU) and UNESCO have set up a 30 member commission, which includes Australia's communications minister, Stephen Conroy, to accelerate broadband rollout around the world and promote a wide range of applications. (IT news)

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LittleBigPlanet 2 announced, what becomes of LBP1 created levels?view story

http://www.itwire.com – It was a bit of a ‘duh!’ moment, with the success, both critical and sales wise, of the original, there was always going to be a LittleBigPlanet 2 coming along as soon as possible.  By the looks developer Media Molecule are ramping up the creativity tools a whole lot for the sequel, but what about those 2 million game levels made by fans of the original game? (IT news)

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Angels in the cloud to help startups find fundingview story

http://www.itwire.com – The Australian Association of Angel Investors (AAAI) has launched suite of tools available under a software-as-a-service model that, it claims, "will dramatically enhance the ability of Australian entrepreneurs to attract startup investments from angel investors throughout Australia and around the world." (IT news)

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Optus reveals pre-paid iPad 3G plansview story

http://apcmag.com – Optus 'microSIM' plans for the iPad 3G kick off at $15 for 500MB, stretch to $130 for 14GB, with expiry periods ranging from 15 days to six months. (IT news)

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Canonical Reveals Unity Desktop and Ubuntu Lightview story

http://www.ubuntu-user.com – Two big surprised at the Ubuntu Summit in Belgium. (IT news)