Being US-centric does not serve GNOME Foundation wellview story

http://www.itwire.com – The GNOME Foundation has been forced to change the rules for a design contest it is holding after one of its members objected to the exclusion of certain countries. (IT news)

EA in iPhone Hot Pursuitview story

http://www.itwire.com – Local developer Iron Monkey has recently released Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit for iPhone, bundling in a bunch of retina display bursting racer-chasing fun.  iTWire managed to perform a take-down with the Iron Monkey team to discuss the iPhone incarnation of a remastered classic.  And will it come to the Android or Windows Phone 7 platforms? (IT news)

NASA finds Earth's large lakes are warmingview story

http://www.itwire.com – According to a first-time worldwide study conducted on the largest lakes found on Earth, NASA has concluded that these lakes have warmed steadily in surface temperature over the past 25 years. (IT news)

Mobile shopping warriors, mobile warrior ‘wannabees’ spend up bigview story

http://www.itwire.com – Shoppers in the United States are increasingly going mobile in large numbers as they utilise the latest mobile technologies. These mobile consumers of goods and services – with the most connected and active of them now dubbed ‘mobile shopping warriors’ – will account for 28 percent of the $447 billion expected to be spent by American consumers in the coming holiday season. (IT news)

One in 4 women in denial about weight problemview story

http://www.itwire.com – According to a U.S. study performed on over 2,200 young women, 25% of women are overweight but consider themselves of normal weight. Some women of normal weight thought they were overweight. Both groups of "misperceivers" have the potential for serious health problems. (IT news)

Commercialisation programs worth $240m says AICview story

http://www.itwire.com – Innovation services provided to business by the Australian Institute for Commercialisation (AIC) could be worth up to $240 million per year to the economy in additional turnover, exports, and hundreds of new jobs, according to an independent report commissioned by the AIC. (IT news)

Micro Focus expands Australian business with new execsview story

http://www.itwire.com – Global enterprise software vendor, Micro Focus, has added four senior executives to its Australian team to support what it says is strong growth in its applications, mainfame modernisation and application test business. (IT news)

BankWest anchors Fujitsu data centreview story

http://www.itwire.com – BankWest has been confirmed as the anchor tenant for Fujitsu’s Perth based Tier III data centre – one of a network of Australian and global data centres which underpin the Japanese company’s cloud computing initiatives. (IT news)

GRilli3D brings specs-free 3D to iPhone, iPadview story

http://www.itwire.com – A new screen overlay product will allow content creators to display images and videos on the iPad, iPhone and iPod touch - without requiring users to wear 3D glasses. (IT news)

Honda signs with SUNA for streamlined satnavview story

http://www.itwire.com – Honda has joined the ranks of car manufacturers using SUNA Traffic Channel as a source of information for their satellite navigation systems. (IT news)