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)

Tasmania’s dirty bunyip not the lastview story

http://apcmag.com – OPINION | First South Australia tried wacky internet laws, then Tassie. But we only have more of this to look forward to -- the golden days of the net are drawing to a close. (IT news)

France, Australia to Adopt China-Like Web Filtersview story

http://www.dailytech.com – Proponents say its all in the name of protecting children; could similar laws come to the U.S.?... (General)

US Apple fans can pre-order iPad this week according to rumorview story

http://apcmag.com – Pre-orders will hopefully come to Australia soon. (IT news)

NET FILTERING: 83% wouldn't vote Labor at next electionview story

http://apcmag.com – Electronic Frontiers Australia (EFA) today welcomed survey results showing Australian Internet users might not vote Labor again at the next election due to Internet filtering. (IT news)

News: Samsung developing Google Chrome netbookview story

http://www.raiden.net – Samsung Australia has confirmed that it is set to launch a new netbook running the new Chrome operating systemmore ... (Distributions)

Samsung’s new Bada OS, Wave smartphone and app store due mid-yearview story

http://apcmag.com – Australia will catch the Samsung Wave, powered by the manufacturer’s own Bada OS and accompanied by Samsung’s app store, in the middle of this year. (IT news)