Shuttle Discovery lands with Atlantis on launch padview story

http://www.itwire.com – The crew of the NASA STS-131 mission has landed its space shuttle Discovery successfully and safety at the Kennedy Space Center, with the STS-132 crew preparing its mission of the space shuttle Atlantic, which already sits on its KSC launch pad 39A.   (IT news)

To blog.au or not to blog.au. That is the questionview story

http://www.itwire.com – The Australian Domain Name Administrator (auDA) is seeking input on whether to create new second level .au domain names (2LDs), including blog.au, and what to do with the little used info.au and conf.au domain names. (IT news)

What do users want from NBN? Government servicesview story

http://www.itwire.com – Government services - and these don't include ehealth and education - have emerged as likely to be the most sought after applications on the NBN. (IT news)

ACMA puts telcos' customer service under scrutinyview story

http://www.itwire.com – The ACMA is to conduct a formal inquiry into customer service and complaints handling in the telecommunications industry in response to what it says is a growing volume of complaints to the Telecommunications Industry Ombudsman. (IT news)

Did Apple's new iPhone get nicked?view story

http://apcmag.com – A prototype iPhone got left in a bar . . . no, it's not the start of a joke. (IT news)

Next iPhone out of the bag - accidental loss or a marketing ploy?view story

http://www.itwire.com – It seems that the 'iPhone 4G' found in a California bar may be the real thing. But was it really lost? (IT news)

Panasonic, Yahoo!7 and social networks team up with new Viera rangeview story

http://www.itwire.com – Panasonic announced a new assault on the Plasma, LED LCD and LCD market today including internet connected models to  bring integrated Skype, Twitter, You Tube, Facebook and Yahoo!7 PLUS7 content to the living room. (IT news)

Finite open to further merger opportunitiesview story

http://www.itwire.com – Recruitment business Finite has indicated that it is still “open to acquisition opportunities” just weeks after sealing the deal on a Canberra purchase, and opening a new Adelaide office. (IT news)

Conroy promises legislation to improve consumer protectionview story

http://www.itwire.com – Communications minister, senator Stephen Conroy, has promised to amend the Telecommunications Act to improve consumer protection. (IT news)

Paycycle - payroll in the cloudview story

http://www.itwire.com – Australia-based Paycycle has gone live with its cloud-based payroll service. (IT news)

Genpact, NetSuite partner in the cloudview story

http://www.itwire.com – NetSuite and business process vendor, Genpact and NetSuite have formed a strategic partnership to leverage what the two companies say is the “growing power and popularity of cloud computing to transform and modernise business process management (BPM).” (IT news)

Finite strengthens govt services with acquisitionview story

http://www.itwire.com – IT recruitment firm, Finite, has boosted its presence in the government market with the acquisition of Canberra-based specialist IT recruiter, Collective Resources, in a move which Finite says is in line with its strategy to grow and strengthen its existing services to federal government and the Canberra ICT market and to build on its established Canberra business. (IT news)