[all variants] Does Linux handle region code changes without alerting the hardware?view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Does Linux handle region code changes without alerting the hardware? . The problem with DVD Burners is that they are limited to a maximum number of region-code changes before they will change region no more or, in some of the seconds and rejects imported into Australia, the burner is no longer able to read or write media once the limit is reached. . This problem is mitigated through the use of sof (Hardware)

IBM turns to Twitter to pick Australian Open fan favouritesview story

http://www.itwire.com – Written by: Stan Beer | Published in: NetworkingThe 20 year strong tech agreement between IBM and Tennis Australia has been used to showcase Big Blue's talents in Big Data, cloud provisioning and harnessing the power of social media to reveal the sentiment of fans at the Australian Open Grand Slam tournament. (IT news)

Wi-Fi And Cellular Versions Of The iPad Mini And 4th-Gen iPad Will Hit China This Weekview story

http://techcrunch.com – Apple announced today that the Wi-Fi and cellular versions of the iPad mini and the fourth-generation iPad with Retina display will be available in China this Friday. (IT news)

Root without computerview story

http://forum.xda-developers.com – Hi, So I am wondering if it is possible to root the international S3 without a computer. I am running Swedish stock 4.1.1. I am not new to android but I am new to xda. The reason I am asking is because I am currently backpacking in Australia and I need to root so I can get the latest update + fix a bunch problems. With me I have a Asus transformer Eeepad if it helps at all wich I doubt. (HowTos)

app for youtubeview story

http://androidforums.com – g day all im getting used to my nexus 7,but was wondering is there a good app to download youtube videos to it so i can enjoy them say to my mx player or mobo,im talking music clips.also here in australia we dont have google music yet,so wheres a good place with lots of the older stuff to go to please. cheers john (General)

Wikimedia Foundation Raises $25M In Donations Over 9 Daysview story

http://techcrunch.com – Wikimedia Foundation announced today that it raised $25 million from more than 1.2 million donors during its 2012 fundraiser, which ran on English-language Wikipedia in five countries (the U.S., Canada, Great Britain, Australia and New Zealand) for nine full days, a decrease in time from Wikipedia’s 2011 fundraiser, which was 46 days and raised $20 million. (IT news)

Mainframe outsourcers get bad rap from CIOsview story

http://www.itwire.com – Written by: Peter Dinham | Published in: MarketMany Australia CIOs are unhappy to the point of being “dissatisfied” with the quality of output and service they are getting from mainframe outsourcers. (IT news)

Microsoft Adds Retail Locations for Surface RTview story

http://www.thevarguy.com – Maybe, as it turns out, Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) isn’t all that happy with Surface RT sales figures so far for this quarter. (IT news)

Alcatel-Lucent LTE broadband for Rio Tintoview story

http://www.itwire.com – Written by: Graeme Philipson | Published in: DealsMining company Rio Tinto has selected Alcatel-Lucent to implement 4G-LTE wireless technology to support its mining operations in Western Australia’s Pilbara region. (IT news)

Briox Introduces New Australian News App as an Efficient Toolview story

http://www.itwire.com – Written by: kayla | Published in: Sponsored AnnouncementsTo Keep Up With All of Australia's News  -- Slick & Hassle-free App Brings Aussies The Hottest News Items & Videos of Australia – Via The Wisdom Of The Crowds -- December, 2012 – Briox today introduced the exciting new Riversip Australian News App that enables Aussies to stay on top of the hottest news items & videos at thei (IT news)