Opposition would cancel NBN despite reportview story

http://www.itwire.com – Tony Abbott's Opposition will scrap the $43 billion national broadband network if it wins Government later this year, despite a KPMG-McKinsey implementation study confirming the project would produce a healthy return on investment over 15 years. (IT news)

12 Great Map sites Besides Google Mapsview story

http://www.chaaps.com – (General)

Apache Traffic Server Gets Top-Level Project Statusview story

http://linuxo.com – Serverwatch: "The Apache Software Foundation runs its open source projects on a hierarchy of principally three levels, top-level projects (TLPs), sub-projects and incubated projects. Achieving the TLP status is a major milestone for an open source effort and this week Apache announced that six projects were being graduated to TLP status." (General)

Updates Go Twitterview story

http://news.opensuse.org – For our openSUSE distributions, we release regularly updates to fix security issues and general bugs.  As desktop user, you get notified in GNOME and KDE via the updater apps about new packages once they run (normal setup is once a day). (Distributions)

NICTA to open bioelectronics lab in Melbourneview story

http://www.itwire.com – NICTA, Australia's ICT Research Centre of Excellence, is establishing a bioelectronics laboratory in Melbourne. Its first project will be to develop the electronics needed for the 'bionic eye' retinal implant. (IT news)

DEFT Linux 5.1 Comes with Sleuthkit 3.1.1 and Autopsy 2.24view story

http://news.softpedia.com – DEFT Linux is a highly specialized Linux distribution aimed at forensic computing. It comes with a number of dedicated tools and is a computer investigator’s best friend. The latest release, DEFT Linux 5.1, is a small maintenance update, which brings some newer packages and fixes a couple of bugs. (General)

How To Customize Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid Lynx With Cool Themesview story

http://www.liberiangeek.net – This brief tutorial will show ways to customize Ubuntu themes and background images with cool themes from Bigisi-project. (HowTos)

Fedora13: More Powerful Pythonview story

http://linuxfilesystem.com – press.redhat.com Dave Malcolm, an engineer for the Fedora Project, explains the new version of Python available in Fedora 13 as well as tools for porting and debugging code written in Python and C++. Dave also gives demos of pyfuntop, a SystemTap script for viewing Python function calls, and also a crash report for Python with [...] (General)

openSUSE@LinuxTag 2010view story

http://news.opensuse.org – LinuxTag 2010 is around the corner. There will be openSUSE Rock ‘N’ Roll from June 9 to 12 at the Berlin Fairgrounds! We just received word that our project got accepted for a booth and that we have 13 talks in the program of the free conference. (Distributions)

Microsoft produces a Producer update to patch project problemview story

http://www.itwire.com – Microsoft has released an out-of-cycle update for Producer 2003, an accessory program for PowerPoint. (IT news)