Optus spruiks ‘business class’ iPad 3G plans with up to $300 iPad rebateview story

http://apcmag.com – Optus is making a play for business users of the iPad 3G with microSIM ‘BYO mobile broadband plans’ – and adding a ‘cash back rebates’ of $100 to $300 on Apple’s slate. (IT news)

Android 2.2 ‘Froyo’ to get USB tethering and 3G-to-WiFi hotspotview story

http://apcmag.com – Google’s next update to Android adds two high-value features to the open-source mobile OS, with USB tethering and the ability to create a personal Wi-Fi hotspot. (IT news)

Samsung N220 3G netbook bundles with Optus from $50/monthview story

http://apcmag.com – Samsung’s Atom ‘Pinetrail’-based netbook packs 12 hour battery life with Optus dual-band 2100MHz and 900MHz 3G. (IT news)

Optus to allow iPad 3G data rollover “up to 15GB, up to six months”view story

http://apcmag.com – Optus confirms that data rollover will be available across all of its nine ‘microSIM’ prepaid iPad 3G plans, with as much as 15GB able to be carried over for six months at a time. (IT news)

SCOOP: Telstra to allow data rollover on iPad 3G plansview story

http://apcmag.com – Telstra will permit unused data on its pre-paid iPad 3G plans to be carried forward into the following month rather than expire at the 30 day use-by period, but there’s a catch... (IT news)

Android 2.2, Froyo, will support Connection Sharingview story

http://linuxers.org – It seems the upcoming major release of Android, version 2.2 aka Froyo, is coming with a whole bunch of amazing new features. (General)

Telcos bait the hook with iPad 3G plansview story

http://apcmag.com – Apple’s decision to sell the iPad as an unlocked device for prepaid 3G sees carriers eagerly competing for customers who can easily sample and switch networks. (IT news)

Telstra to launch BlackBerry Pearl 3G this monthview story

http://apcmag.com – Telstra has scooped up the new BlackBerry Pearl 9100 3G smartphone for an exclusive launch later this month. (IT news)

Optus reveals pre-paid iPad 3G plansview story

http://apcmag.com – Optus 'microSIM' plans for the iPad 3G kick off at $15 for 500MB, stretch to $130 for 14GB, with expiry periods ranging from 15 days to six months. (IT news)

Network Manager 0.8.1 comes with a lot of new featuresview story

http://linuxers.org – While going through the new improvements in Fedora 13, I came across the Network Manager being used in it and was completely amazed to see the latest improvements in it. (General)