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Monash gets MASSIVE boost for researchersview story

http://www.itwire.com – An $A8 million image processing centre will open at Monash University later this year. (IT news)

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WD packs 750GB into 2.5in driveview story

http://www.itwire.com – WD claims its new Scorpio Blue 750GB hard drive is the highest capacity 2.5in notebook drive on the market. (IT news)

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Victorian Public Transport Ombudsman to be Telecoms Ombudsmanview story

http://www.itwire.com – Simon Cohen, currently Victoria’s Public Transport Ombudsman, is to become the new Telecommunications Industry Ombudsman. (IT news)

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Trouble reported with Tasmanian NBN rolloutview story

http://www.itwire.com – Tasmania's Mercury newspaper claims that contractors rolling out the NBN in Tasmania are employing unskilled and underskilled workers, skimping on safety and firing whistleblowers. (IT news)

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Microsoft plans to pilot e-health system in Australiaview story

http://www.itwire.com – Software giant Microsoft hopes to pilot its Health Vault system in Australia within the next year to 18 months and is seeking partners to launch the service locally– and in turn hand the Government a get-out-of jail-free card as far as big bang spending on e-health systems is concerned. (IT news)

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Phishing with an iPadview story

http://www.itwire.com – Spam messages currently doing the rounds encourage iPad owners to carefully install malicious code on their Windows PC. (IT news)

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Government names advocate to champion SME IT suppliersview story

http://www.itwire.com – Don Easter has been appointed Information Technology Supplier Advocate to champion local small-to-medium enterprises in the government IT procurement market and lead business development initiatives aimed at making the sector more competitive. (IT news)

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NZ regulator must re-examine regulation of mobile termination ratesview story

http://www.itwire.com – New Zealand's communications and IT minister, Steven Joyce, has knocked back the Commerce Commission's recommendation to accept undertakings from Telecom NZ and Vodafone NZ on mobile service termination in lieu of regulation. (IT news)

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Nvidia slams Intel for chipset lockout on Core processorsview story

http://apcmag.com – Talking up Web video and photo editing as apps which benefit from better graphics, Nvidia slams Intel’s decision to block graphics-tuned chipsets from the latest Core processors. (IT news)

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Revealing Apple's trade secrets akin to terrorismview story

http://www.itwire.com – The US journalist who got his hands on, and revealed details of, Apple's next iPhone has been subject to the type of treatment meted out by police to suspects of terrorism and major crimes. (IT news)

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Bloggers download Mac Office 2011 beta, upload screenshotsview story

http://www.itwire.com – A beta of the next version of Microsoft Office for Mac has shown up on torrent sites, and some bloggers have posted early reviews and screen shots. (IT news)

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YouTube offers movie rentalsview story

http://www.itwire.com – U.S. YouTube customers can now rent videos on YouTube, for prices ranging from US$0.99 to $5.99. (IT news)