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Payclick props pester powerview story

http://www.itwire.com – Credit card giant Visa is pioneering its payclick prepay system for online purchases in Australia in a clear assault against micropayments market leader PayPal. At the same time the organisation is unleashing a whole new wave of teenage pester power. (IT news)

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Nokia N8 smartphone due early October for under $550view story

http://apcmag.com – The first in Nokia’s wave of Symbian^3 smartphones will take aim at the mass market by undercutting the iPhone in price and offering treats such as free turn-by-turn navigation. (IT news)

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South Africa – From apartheid to the World Cupview story

http://en.digitalkamera.com – (Distributions)

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Luckybackup 0.4.1 releasedview story

http://www.ubuntugeek.com – (HowTos)

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Samsung rolls out three new Android handsets plus Wave 2 duo for Badaview story

http://apcmag.com – While yet to release the latest Android and Bada smartphones in Australia, Samsung already has a fleet of new Android ‘Galaxy’ and Bada ‘Wave’ handsets on the launchpad. (IT news)

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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)

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Oh dear: which Australian CIOs DIDN'T buy an iPad?view story

http://apcmag.com – When we started snooping into which CIOs had bought an iPad, we expected a few had. What we didn't expect was that nearly every single one we contacted had joined the hype wave. (IT news)

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Samsung broadens Android, Bada phone familiesview story

http://www.linuxfordevices.com – Samsung announced two low-end Android handsets -- the 3.2-inch Galaxy 3 (I5800) and the 2.8-inch Galaxy 5 (I5500) -- as well as two Bada OS phones called the Wave 2 and Wave 2 Pro. Meanwhile, Samsung is prepping a keyboard version of its Galaxy S Android phone called the Galaxy S Pro, says AndroidCommunity.... (Embedded)

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Etherpad - a web based Collaborative Real-time Editorview story

http://linuxers.org – Etherpad, released on November 2008, is probably the best tool for collaborative text editing/writing. No, I am not talking about the same collaborative writing we do using Google Docs. Read the title again, its "real time". Yes, the one you see in Google Wave, you can almost instantly watch each user making changes in the document. (General)

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iPhone 4 to hit Australia in Julyview story

http://apcmag.com – Australia will be in the second wave of countries to get the fourth-gen "Retina, Facetime, Aluminosilicate" iPhone, in July. (IT news)