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Confirmed: George Lucas @#$%ed with the Original Trilogy for the Star Wars Blu-Rays

If your response to this is a big, hearty “NOOOOOOOOOOOOOO!” then you and Darth Vader have something in common.

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Technology news

US studios avoided Telstra battle and went after iiNet instead in copyright case

Leaked documents from the US Embassy in Canberra reveal that Hollywood studios chose to go after third-largest internet provider iiNet, rather than Telstra, in a hard-fought online copyright case set to be heard for a third time by the High Court in Sydney.

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Sports news

Clipsal 500 could change its qualifying day

The Clipsal 500 could see a return to its old Friday qualifying schedule next year.

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Sports news

Wild about Harry

After the excitement about Harry Kewell’s signing with Melbourne Victory – heightened by the news Brett Emerton was coming to Sydney – died down, light bulbs went off over the heads of the Soccerscenti.

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Sports news

Holdsworth set to become SBR driver in 2012

Another piece of the 2012 V8 Supercars driver jigsaw has been put in place, but will not be officially announced until after the Supercheap Auto 1000 at Bathurst.

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Technology news

‘Bulletproof’ skin: researcher creates silk that helps stop bullets

A bio-art project to create bulletproof skin has given a US researcher even more hope his genetically engineered spider silk can be used to help surgeons heal large wounds and create artificial tendons and ligaments.

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Gaming news

Codemasters to launch free-to-play, online F1 game

Codemasters, developers of the multimillion selling, BAFTA winning F1 2010™ video game, have announced that F1 Online: The Game, a free-to-play browser game, is in production at Codemasters Studios and set to launch in the first quarter of 2012.

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Sports news

Fujitsu Team Holden driver Lee Holdsworth tops V8 Supercars practice at Queensland Raceway

Speedy … Lee Holdsworth topped first full-field V8 Supercars practice at Ipswich.

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Hardware

NetComm supplies bespoke gear for NBN 4G LTE rollout

As part of the partnership with Ericsson, the communications vendor’s revenue from the custom-made product will be determined by NBN take-up rates.

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Sports news

V8 Supercars linked to race in Philippines

V8 Supercars look set to head to the Philippines, according to local reports.

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