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So you bought a new MacBook Pro last week, and now it’s the ‘old’ model?view story

http://apcmag.com – If your just-purchased Apple notebook was superceded by today’s MacBook Pro refresh, here’s how to swap your ‘new old’ MacBook Pro for a totally 'new new' one. (IT news)

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MacBook Pros get new processors, pricingview story

http://www.itwire.com – Apple has given its MacBook Pro notebooks faster CPUs and graphics chips, while lowering the price of the highest-end models. (IT news)

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‘Fast like a rocket’ browser hits iPhone app storeview story

http://www.itwire.com – Opera Mini for iPhone has just been officially submitted to the Apple iPhone App store, just two months after a select few first saw it at Mobile World Congress 2010. Now, the browser described by some as “fast like a rocket”, is taking its first big step towards giving users a new way to browse on the iPhone. (IT news)

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Open Ballot: is Linux sexy?view story

http://www.tuxradar.com – Our kid Graham has an opinion piece up on TechRadar.com giving various reasons why he thinks Linux is struggling to break into the mainstream. (IT news)

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PWNed by the Governmentview story

http://www.itwire.com – It is rapidly getting to the stage that the 'secure' padlock in your browser means nothing.  Get your self a blanket, find a cave; and crawl into it. Don't bring your computer. (IT news)

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Blue Coat delivers bandwidth savings, increased efficienciesview story

http://www.itwire.com – Australian non-alcoholic and non-dairy beverages company, P&N Beverages has contracted application delivery networking vendor, Blue Coat Systems, to deploy its application delivery network infrastructure across its operation, with expected savings of $100,000 a year in bandwidth costs and a significant reduction in remote access times to large Microsoft Office files. (IT news)

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Bridge Point adds data centre practice, appoints managerview story

http://www.itwire.com – Brisbane-based security and network integration group, Bridge Point Communications, has boosted its management team to run its new data centre practice as the company looks to develop business in the areas of compute, storage and virtualisation to complement its existing networking and security business. (IT news)

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Did you realize Apollo 13 is 40 years old?view story

http://www.itwire.com – The NASA mission Apollo 13, which attempted to land on the Moon only to be turned back by a serious explosion, occurred forty years ago on April 11-17, 1970. The famously misquoted words “Houston, we have a problem” come from the mission called a “successful failure.”   (IT news)

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Competition blowtorch heats e-recruitment sectorview story

http://www.itwire.com – Competition among e-recruitment suppliers is warming up, with a major State-wide e-recruitment tender in the wings, and the Northern Territory Government this week confirming it had selected NGA.NET to provide whole of government e-recruitment services. (IT news)

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Telstra wins global gong for its business smartsview story

http://www.itwire.com – Smart Alecs who suggest that putting the words business intelligence and Telstra in the same sentence is oxymoronic have been proved wrong, with the telecommunications giant taking out an international gong for its business analytics. (IT news)

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Planned LTE deployments double in 12 monthsview story

http://www.itwire.com – Mobile operators around the world are becoming increasingly eager to roll out the next generation of mobile broadband technology, LTE. (IT news)

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Pizza Hut iPhone app downloads popularview story

http://www.itwire.com – Pizza Hut has declared its new Australian iPhone app a hit with 70,000 downloads in its first 30 days, and the company is already planning to further enhance the new app with additional features for its iPhone customers such as the ability to customise pizzas and to get other exclusive deals. (IT news)