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AIIA welcomes Government decision on IT suppliers' IPRview story

http://www.itwire.com – The AIIA has hailed as "a major breakthrough for the ICT industry" a decision by the Federal Government to establish a default position in favour of ICT suppliers owning the IP for software developed under contract with any Financial Management and Accountability Act agency. (IT news)

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NBN must help mobile networks compete - study saysview story

http://www.itwire.com – The implementation study says that NBN Co should provide backhaul to mobile base stations, even though mobile networks will compete with NBN services. (IT news)

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Deaker joins NICTA boardview story

http://www.itwire.com – Michelle Deaker has been appointed to the board of NICTA, Australia's ICT Research Centre of Excellence. (IT news)

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Steam powered Civilization V Deluxe Editionview story

http://www.itwire.com – Sid Meier’s Civilisation V is poised to steal much of humanities free time.  Publisher 2K Games and Valve announced today a deluxe edition of the game as part of a Steam pre-order bonus. (IT news)

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HCL teams with Stellar to tackle Australian BPO marketview story

http://www.itwire.com – India-based global IT services provider HCL Technologies has teamed up with global call centre and business process outsourcer, Stellar Asia Pacific to jointly offer business services and outsourcing services in Australia. (IT news)

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eHealth savings could top $7b: Reportview story

http://www.itwire.com – A commitment in Australia to e-health initiatives could avoid an estimated 5,000 deaths, two million primary care and outpatient visits and 500,000 emergency department visits each year, a major new study claims. (IT news)

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Bottom Line; don’t put personal info on Facebookview story

http://www.itwire.com – It is a wonderful social tool, and for the 400 million people using Facebook generally the experience is one of delight and simple fun.  But the continuing saga of ongoing security fears and information exposure means, even during those light flippant moments online care must be taken. (IT news)

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Australia Council embeds geeks within arts organisationsview story

http://www.itwire.com – 'Artist in residence' programs are commonplace these days. More innovative is the 'geek in residence' program being run by the Australia Council for the Arts to help provide arts organisations with technical expertise. (IT news)

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NBN: Not in my lifetimeview story

http://www.itwire.com – COMMENT One of the amazing things about the national broadband network announcement made by the Australian federal government yesterday is that it has attracted little questioning and little negative comment. (IT news)

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More than a million iPads sold, but who is using them?view story

http://www.itwire.com – If you are an iPad user, you're probably a middle-aged man. On second thoughts, make that "If you are using Yahoo! on an iPad..." (IT news)