Optus first to announce midnight launch of iPhone 4view story

http://apcmag.com – Optus has hinted at an "unlimited" future for the iPhone 4, which it will launch at midnight this Thursday. (IT news)

Samsung opens Bada Developer Days in Sydney and Brisbaneview story

http://apcmag.com – Free ‘developer days’ held in Sydney and Brisbane next week provide an introduction to Samsung’s new Linux-based smartphone OS. (IT news)

HP dumps Windows Phone 7view story

http://apcmag.com – HP has abandoned Microsoft’s Windows Phone 7 platform in favour of smartphones based on WebOS, but confirms that a Windows 7 slate is still on the cards. (IT news)

Samsung debuts Q-series ‘thin and light’ notebooksview story

http://apcmag.com – The 13.3 inch Q330 packs a Core i3 processor, switchable Intel HD and nVidia GeForce graphics into a tapered sub-2kg chassis for $1,199. (IT news)

ASUS K50IP-SX068V - good value notebook with entry level graphicsview story

http://apcmag.com – The ASUS K50IP-SX068V for $727 is a fairly specced notebook that surprisingly includes a graphics card. (IT news)

ASUS Eee PC 1001P - very cheap netbookview story

http://apcmag.com – The ASUS Eee PC 1001P is an entry level netbook selling for a very reasonable $333. (IT news)

Compaq Presario CQ62-227TU - netbook's bigger brotherview story

http://apcmag.com – When a netbook isn’t enough but you don't need the dedicated graphics chip for games or high-end graphics work, consider notebooks like the Compaq Presario CQ62-227TU. (IT news)

Compaq Presario CQ62-213AX - ATI 5430 GC under $800view story

http://apcmag.com – For $771 the Compaq Presario CQ62-213AX is a surprisingly decent notebook which offers some gaming performance as well as general computing capacity. (IT news)

Toshiba Satellite C650D/006 - sub $600 with dedicated GCview story

http://apcmag.com – The Toshiba Satellite C650D/006 is an unashamedly low end notebook, at a low-end price, but it does have a dedicated ATI graphics card to provide improved game performance. (IT news)

HP confirms Windows-powered ‘Slate 500’ tabletview story

http://apcmag.com – First in HP’s new Slate family, the Slate 500 is an 8.9 inch tablet with a stylus, running Windows 7 – and a quick-start Linux OS? (IT news)