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Sage offers students free cloud softwareview story

http://www.itwire.com – The market for accounting software sold in the cloud continues to heat up with the release this week of Sage My Business.  The twist this time is that the company is making the cloud based software available for free to accounting students. (IT news)

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AiG business lobby backs 'ubiquitous' NBNview story

http://www.itwire.com – The powerful lobby Australian Industry Group has thrown its weight behind the National Broadband Network, calling the project an "unprecedented opportunity" for business innovation and placed a premium value on the ubiquitous nature of the fibre roll-out. (IT news)

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Telstra offer Mitel unified comms under VMwareview story

http://www.itwire.com – Telstra has expanded its portfolio of unified communications software from Mitel to include Mitel Virtual Solutions, which enable Mitel's UC products to run in a virtualised environment under VMware. (IT news)

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Does 'cyber terrorism' exist?view story

http://www.itwire.com – The term 'cyber terrorism' gets bandied about, but does it really exist? (IT news)

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GNOME gets a slap in the face from Ubuntuview story

http://www.itwire.com – The next version of Ubuntu, to be released in April 2011, will have a new interface which has been designed by Canonical, the company behind the GNU/Linux distribution. (IT news)

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HP dv7-4035tx - entertainment notebook with large screenview story

http://apcmag.com – The HP Pavilion dv7-4035tx is a very good deal for $1694, as it has complete entertainment functionality as well as a huge 17.3in screen (IT news)

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Acer 8943G - monstrous entertainment notebookview story

http://apcmag.com – For $2414 the Acer Aspire 8943G is very good value for money, as it has everything you’d want in an entertainment notebook. (IT news)

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First exclusive commercial spaceport dedicatedview story

http://www.itwire.com – On Friday, October 22, 2010, the Spaceport America was dedicated as the world’s first facility specifically designed to launch commercial craft into space. Many VIPs were present along with Virgin Galactic’s Richard Branson and a bunch of would-be astronauts. (IT news)

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Telstra boosting Next G in the bushview story

http://www.itwire.com – Telstra is to boost capacity at both existing and future Next G network sites and customers in regional and rural Australia by acquiring additional licenses in the 2.1GHz band for more than 1400 base stations. (IT news)

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Office for Mac 2011 goes on sale tomorrowview story

http://www.itwire.com – The latest version of Microsoft Office, tuned for Apple Macintosh, goes on sale in Australia tomorrow. (IT news)

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Windows 8: coming late 2012 – and 2011!view story

http://www.itwire.com – The news is out that a blog post on Microsoft’s Dutch subsidiary says it will take another two years to get Windows 8 on the market, but that’s for the boxed, retail version, as betas have to come out first, and we should see those from 2011! (IT news)

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Innovative inventions recognized by PopMechview story

http://www.itwire.com – Three National Science Foundation-funded projects have been recognized by Popular Mechanics magazine through its “Breakthrough Awards 2010.”   (IT news)