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BlackBerry gets travel-savvy with new AC adaptorview story

http://apcmag.com – New BlackBerry smartphones will swap the hardwired wall-wart for a more compact and iPhone-like adaptor with a USB sync cable. (IT news)

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Price shock set for Aussie iPad?view story

http://apcmag.com – As Apple gears up to announce the iPad’s local pricing the Aussie dollar plummets to under US88c, and Web stats indicate at least one in ten iPads sold in the US are used overseas. (IT news)

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Scar-H worm: return of the IT vandalsview story

http://www.itwire.com – Do you remember being told that malware developers have turned their attention to making money? It seems the vandals are still around. (IT news)

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Microsoft veteran Veghte joins HPview story

http://www.itwire.com – In another change to its senior executive team, HP has hired the former senior vice president of Microsoft's Windows business. (IT news)

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New look for Google.com.au looks a bit like Bingview story

http://apcmag.com – Google Australia rolled out its revamped and slightly Bing-like search results page overnight, and in the process dumped the up-front option to search only ‘Australian sites’. (IT news)

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U.S., Australia has giant carbon footprintsview story

http://www.itwire.com – According to research performed by Australian and Singapore researchers, the countries of Australia and the United States are among the top ten worst countries in the world with respect to their global environmental impact. Big shoes leave large areas environmentally vulnerable. (IT news)

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NBN study puts Telstra in a viceview story

http://www.itwire.com – The KPMG-McKinsey implementation study of the National Broadband Network confirmed what many have thought all along: That the best way to come to a cooperative agreement with Telstra is to proceed with building the NBN as if Telstra will not be involved. (IT news)

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Chicken nuggets are full of fat and saltview story

http://www.itwire.com – The product evaluation organization Consumer Reports analyzed various brands of chicken nuggets and found many of them to be of questionable nutritional value, being often high in salt and fat. (IT news)

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Borders promises online book buying cheaper than Amazon.comview story

http://www.itwire.com – Borders Australia is aiming to counter the belief that buying books from the US line is cheaper than buying them locally, promising to beat amazon.com's price every time. (IT news)

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NBN: Senate telco debate listed for Wednesdayview story

http://www.itwire.com – With the national broadband network implementation study now publicly released, the Government has tabled its crucial telecommunications reform legislation for debate in the Senate next Wednesday, and called on the opposition to get out of the way of a vote. (IT news)

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NBN to deliver return without Telstra: McKinseyview story

http://www.itwire.com – The Federal Government can build its fibre-to-the-premises National Broadband Network for less than the original $43 billion capital estimate and get a 7 per cent return on its investment without Telstra's help, the KPMG-McKinsey implementation study has found. (IT news)

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NAB edges to ‘computer says yes’view story

http://www.itwire.com – Technology allowing NAB’s wholesale bank employees to collaborate with one another around the world using collaboration tools and videoconferencing paid for itself in less than three months, leaving the bank poised to offer a range of video based services to customers. (IT news)