NBN deal is a great deal, for Telstraview story

http://www.itwire.com – Not surprisingly opinion on the merits, for Telstra, of its heads of agreement with NBN Co span the gamut from disastrous and stupid, for Telstra, to disastrous and stupid for the Government, Telstra's competitors and just about everybody else. However there is noone better placed to exploit the NBN than Telstra. (IT news)

Telstra has finally sealed its doomview story

http://apcmag.com – opinion | It may be good for Australia, but Telstra's management will come to regret doing the deal with the NBN as its most disastrous decision ever. (IT news)

Open Source Multimedia Tools Make Sweet Musicview story

http://www.linux.com – Forty years ago I was enraptured by the ability to control a machine using software logic, which diverted me from electrical engineering to software development. Somewhere along the line I realized that developing software for software's sake is not very useful, as I recognized that not everyone had the same fascination for computers and computing that I did. (Software)

Trojaned App Demonstrates Need for Better Practices, Not More FUDview story

http://linuxo.com – IT World: "The Unreal team handled it pretty well, in my opinion. They embraced the suck and made a clear announcement free of blame or denial--an announcement that also pointed out how to confirm the trojaned version and how to replace the trojaned version with the clean version." (General)

Kevin Costner, Ocean Therapy Solution: Hope but Frustrationview story

http://www.itwire.com – Actor Kevin Costner has provided British Petroleum with his oil separation machines to help clean up the Gulf of Mexico. It is all over the news. The invention is hope in a sea of sadness with respect to the lack of disaster preparedness from the U.S. government and the oil industry, specifically BP. (IT news)

Just some starter thoughtsview story

http://www.linux.com – Hi, my name is Jordan Tryon. This is my first blog post on Linux.com. This post will contain some thoughts about linux and other oss projects. By the way, do not want flame war, so if you think I am stupid or wrong. Say it nicely without hating! (General)

Ubuntu Linux for Windows Usersview story

http://linuxo.com – Kernel News: "It can be hard for new users to figure out which Linux Distribuiton that they should use. Although Ubuntu Linux isn't the best distribution for everyone, in our opinion it is the best Linux Distribution for new users." (General)

LGN Wordpress Theme Contest !view story

http://lgn.linux-hardcore.com – (Distributions)

Full Circle Side-Pod #1: Hello World… Where Am I?view story

http://fullcirclemagazine.org – Full Circle Side-Pod #1: Hello World… Where Am I? (Distributions)

Come and get issue 37!view story

http://fullcirclemagazine.org – Full Circle issue #37 is out with a review of Lubuntu, more programming in Python, talk about streaming media, and more.  Don’t forget to listen to the latest episode of our companion podcast for the full FCM experience! This month: (Distributions)