iPad orientation lock to be forever muteview story

http://www.itwire.com – Fans of the iPad’s physical orientation lock switch will soon have to switch in software, with Steve Jobs himself apparently confirming no changeable settings option for the switch to work the way you want it to. (IT news)

Still lots to oppose in Telstra bill: Turnbullview story

http://www.itwire.com – Despite the Coalition apparently now supporting the separation of Telstra, as well as most of the consumer safeguard measures that Government is proposing in its industry reform bill, Malcolm Turnbull says there is still a lot to oppose in the legislation. (IT news)

NASA adds to evidence: Moon water at about 5%view story

http://www.itwire.com – With about one year of analysis of the data from the LCROSS and LRO impact missions to the Moon, NASA announced on October 21, 2010, that it has “convincingly confirmed the presence of water ice.” And, some of it may be easy to access. (IT news)

Curious about NASA’s next Mars rover?view story

http://www.itwire.com – If you have some “curiosity” about NASA’s next Mars rover, which happens to be named Curiosity, you can watch technicians assemble it using NASA’s Curiosity Cam.   (IT news)

Ten human years on Space Stationview story

http://www.itwire.com – November 2, 2010, marks the tenth year anniversary of human occupation of the International Space Station. (IT news)

Windows threat trends: the view from McAfeeview story

http://www.itwire.com – What are the threats currently facing Windows users? McAfee has some answers to this question, and its advice includes being especially watchful for phishing attempts at the end of each quarter. (IT news)

Citrix sees virtualisation as the mainstreamview story

http://www.itwire.com – Citrix envisages a future when IT will be highly virtualised and accessed from three broad classes of devices. (IT news)

ABC gets its cyber crime all mixed upview story

http://www.itwire.com – It's rarely that Australia's main public broadcaster, the ABC, dips its feet into the technology arena. And when it does, it often ends up as it did last night, with much hype and little substance. (IT news)

Mac, Linux security products 'for compliance', says vendorview story

http://www.itwire.com – McAfee's security products for Mac OS X and Linux primarily exist for compliance purposes rather than any actual threats to those platforms. (IT news)

Microsoft clocks up 240m licenses on Win 7’s birthdayview story

http://www.itwire.com – Nearly a quarter of a billion Windows 7 licenses have sold over the last twelve months since the OS became officially available, or more than 7.6 copies sold every single second. (IT news)