Nintendo hit the road to find best Mario impersonatorview story

http://www.itwire.com – Nintendo Australia will tour the country in June and July, showing off Super Mario Galaxy 2 and looking for the lands greatest Mario voice impersonator. (IT news)

Windows Phone 7 - Microsoft's Brave New Worldview story

http://www.itwire.com – Windows Phone 7, due to hit stores by Christmas according to Microsoft, signals a substantial shift in Microsoft’s focus, the user experience and how OEMs will be limited in what they can do to customise Microsoft’s mobile OS. (IT news)

Schools CIO lacks anti-Abbott planview story

http://www.itwire.com – Stephen Wilson, chief information officer of the NSW Department of Education and Training does not have a Plan B for making computers available to state school students if the Federal Opposition makes good its threat to pull the plug on the Digital Education Revolution if elected to Government. (IT news)

Test Drive Unlimited 2 Beta test registration opensview story

http://www.itwire.com – The closed beta test is about to kick off for Test Drive Unlimited 2.  This unique (apart from the original) game brings the world of car racing into a massively online world. (IT news)

OptiComm's Tasmanian NBN network ops centre opens - UPDATEDview story

http://www.itwire.com – OptiComm has opened its network operations centre for the Tasmanian NBN, in the Hobart suburb of Derwent Park. (Based on information from Hills Industries, we reported initially that the NOC was in the Hobart suburb of Cambridge. NBN Co has since said it is in Derwent.) (IT news)

Telstra’s Linux-based T-Box to launch mid-Juneview story

http://apcmag.com – Telstra today revealed it would launch its Linux-based T-Box set-top box from mid-June for $299, with a sledload of free and pay content, plus new broadband plans. (IT news)

VIDEO: Watch Telstra's T-Box in actionview story

http://apcmag.com – VIDEO | Telstra's T-Box seems more akin to something Apple would have produced -- it's really quite impressive. (IT news)

Microsoft on the attack for mindshare at REMIXview story

http://www.itwire.com – It might be a world awash in iPad stories and news, even as I type this on an iPad, but Microsoft's REMIX conference in Melbourne makes it clear: Microsoft isn't ceding the battle to anyone but is instead embarking on a massive attack. (IT news)

iiNet confirms NBN plans; starts signing customersview story

http://apcmag.com – iiNet has confirmed its final plans for the National Broadband fibre-to-the-home network, starting from $49.00. (IT news)

New amazing laser to set blazing internet speedsview story

http://www.itwire.com – Silicon chips may soon be able to transmit and process information at extremely high speeds using light, with help from a University of Sydney invention - a new pulsed laser that allows light to be generated on a computer chip. (IT news)