Linux Mint 8 “Helena” Xfce RC1 released!view story

http://www.linuxmint.com – The team is proud to announce the release of Linux Mint 8 “Helena” Xfce Community Edition RC1. Quick steps: (Distributions)

today's leftovers, part 1:view story

http://linuxo.com – Is Open Source Creating a 'Tidal Wave of Job Losses'? Linux Australia to fund research into licence compliance The OSI Categorically Rejects IIPA's special pleadings Guest post: 2010 - Threats to copyleft Can open source make 311 relevant? Federal Intellectual Property Enforcement Gears Up MySQL migration and risk management S (General)

We're better than Google Streetview, claims Sydney companyview story

http://apcmag.com – A Sydney company has come out with the bold claim that it is better than Google Street View – at least for Australia's major icons. (IT news)

Wireless mobile chargers coming to Australiaview story

http://apcmag.com – Your cordless toothbrush will no longer be the only wireless charging device in the house. (IT news)

Monthly Stats – February 2010view story

http://www.linuxmint.com – Donations & Sponsorships: Many thanks to the following donors and sponsors for financially supporting Linux Mint: Donors: (Distributions)

eBay Australia considers free listingsview story

http://apcmag.com – Radical changes to fees are also being weighed up. (IT news)

Get a lifetime of Linux learning for under $110view story

http://www.tuxradar.com – If you wanted to learn about Linux, you might think spending $40 on a book is a smart investment. Well, we're here to tell you in our Entirely Unbiased Way that you're wrong, because we've got a better deal: for US$107 we'll give you 2,119 tutorials, features and reviews from Linux Format magazine to download as beautiful DRM-free PDFs. (IT news)

Driven by Facebook and Twitter, time spent on social networks soars by 82%view story

http://www.downloadsquad.com – Filed under: Internet, Social Software (General)

Microsoft to make its own phone in three versionsview story

http://apcmag.com – A Microsoft Australia Evangelist, Michael Kordahi is talking up the upcoming Microsoft Phones. Yes, "phones", as in a little community of humping rabbits. (IT news)

3G iPad arrives in Australia in Aprilview story

http://apcmag.com – Steve Jobs tipped mid-year for international release of the 3G iPad, but Apple Australia has it lined up for local launch in the next eight weeks. (IT news)