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Apple HDTV rumor roundup

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Talk of an Apple TV set dates back to 2009, but recent months have provided an avalanche of rumors. CNET's gathered them all in one convenient location. [Read more]...
Apple HDTV rumor roundup

Blogger users can now add photos and videos to posts using their webcams

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Just one day after rolling out Google+ widgets for Blogger, Google has added yet another new feature to its blogging platform – the ability to add photos and videos using your webcam. The new feature is pretty straightforward: To add photos from your webcam, choose “Insert Image”, select “from your webcam”...
Blogger users can now add photos and videos to posts using their webcams

UK Judge Rules Samsung Tablets 'Not as Cool' as iPad

www.macrumors.com
With the avalanche of patent lawsuits involving Apple, we try to restrict our coverage to the most significant developments such as issued injunctions, final settlements, and monetary awards. But while a UK judge's ruling today that Samsung's Galaxy Tab products do not infringe upon Apple's iPad design merely maintains the...
UK Judge Rules Samsung Tablets 'Not as Cool' as iPad

A Review of the New iPad Reviews

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By Emily Steel The new iPad is a hit. The biggest names in the tech review world unveiled their takes on Apple’s latest iPad last night. And they liked it, raving about its upgrades to display screen and speed. Here’s your one-stop guide to a review of the reviews:...
A Review of the New iPad Reviews

Lenovo IdeaPad Y580 goes on sale melding quad-core Ivy Bridge and GeForce GTX 660M

www.engadget.com
The Y580 led the avalanche of Lenovo IdeaPads unveiled at CES; its dependence on both Intel Ivy Bridge processors and Kepler-based NVIDIA graphics kept it out of the spotlight for some time, but it's now ready to ship out. The finished 15.6-inch laptop skews very clearly to gamers and...
Lenovo IdeaPad Y580 goes on sale melding quad-core Ivy Bridge and GeForce GTX 660M

Asus, Lenovo, Toshiba, Samsung to launch Windows RT tablets this year. Others await Microsoft's permission in January

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Apart from Surface, which is made by Microsoft itself, we know very little about who else will launch Windows RT based tablets this year. And there’s a good reason for that. Microsoft is being very careful and controlling in selecting OEMs, who will be allowed to make the first wave of...
Asus, Lenovo, Toshiba, Samsung to launch Windows RT tablets this year. Others await Microsoft's permission in January
Speculating on the iPad event: Not for the faint of heart

Why Summly’s 16 year old CEO wants to stay in school

gigaom.com
Last December when Om bumped into teenage entrepreneur Nick D’Aloisio of Summly, he was pretty impressed — so much so, in fact, that he dubbed him “the internet’s newest boy genius”. That led to an avalanche of media attention and opportunities to meet the likes of Jony Ive and Yoko...
Why Summly’s 16 year old CEO wants to stay in school

POGUE: Don't Upgrade To The New iPad If You Already Have An iPad 2 (AAPL)

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The new iPad reviews are in. New York Times' tech guru has his own take on Apple's new tablet. He likes it. But while Pogue does seem to like the new iPad's high-resolution Retina display, better camera, and 4G LTE data speeds, he pegs the device as just a...
POGUE: Don't Upgrade To The New iPad If You Already Have An iPad 2 (AAPL)

IBM cluster powers Murchison Widefield Array's radio telescope, answers mysteries of the universe faster than ever (video)

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Radio telescope operators have as much of a problem coping with the avalanche of data as getting that information in the first place. The Victoria University of Wellington is all too aware and is leaning on IBM for a powerful (if very tongue-tying) iDataPlex dx360 M3 compute cluster to...
IBM cluster powers Murchison Widefield Array's radio telescope, answers mysteries of the universe faster than ever (video)
Computex, day two: know your ultrabooks

Documents in Apple v. Samsung Give Reporters Plenty to Chew On

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So this is what all those lawyers have been up to. For anyone wondering if all of those hundreds of attorneys were really working on Apple v. Samsung, Thursday’s avalanche of paperwork makes it clear that they were. On Thursday alone, dozens of documents were filed or unsealed as a...
Documents in Apple v. Samsung Give Reporters Plenty to Chew On

What Steve Jobs said about an iPad “mini”

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Rumors of an iPad with a smaller form factor have been picking up steam. Here’s what Jobs said on that very subject. FORTUNE — Rumors that Apple is building a smaller iPad have been picking up steam for some time. On Tuesday, Sterne Agee analysts Shaw Wu, a veteran Apple...
What Steve Jobs said about an iPad “mini”
Chris Mohney Storyboards Tumblr's Chaos

Trader Social Network Roboinvest Launches One-Click ‘Copy Trading’

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Roboinvest's "copy trading" feature. Investing, in all its forms, lends itself to groupthink and follow-ons. Everyone wants to know what everyone else is doing. Did Warren Buffet invest? What does Jim Cramer say? In New York's venture capital scene, VCs want to follow Fred Wilson. When it comes to plunking...
Trader Social Network Roboinvest Launches One-Click ‘Copy Trading’

An 8-Inch Apple Tablet? Steve Jobs Wouldn’t Be Happy

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Apple may be going against the wishes of its late co-founder Steve Jobs. The Wall Street Journal reports today that Apple is working with component suppliers in Asia to test a new tablet computer with a screen size of around 8 inches. That’s smaller than the iPad 2′s current 9.7-inch...
An 8-Inch Apple Tablet? Steve Jobs Wouldn’t Be Happy
You don’t need a Mayan calendar to predict this potential disaster

Avalanches aid ice-cream research

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Avalanche experts are helping to study how ice-cream's structure changes when it is stored in a household freezer....
Avalanches aid ice-cream research

How Long Before VPNs Become Illegal?

torrentfreak.com
In the coming decade there will be an avalanche of initiatives to regulate and monitor the Internet. The freedom, privacy and relative anonymity that people experience today will only be short-lived if the copyright lobby and intelligence agencies have their way. In the U.S. there is CISPA, a bill that...
How Long Before VPNs Become Illegal?

Asana and Orchestra Help Me Slowly Regain Control of Email

techcrunch.com
Editor’s Note:  TechCrunch contributor Semil Shah currently works at Votizen and lives in Palo Alto; you can follow him on twitter @semil This is not a rant against email. This is a story of hope. It sounds nuts, but I really enjoy email, though I realize I’m in the tiny minority and that it’s legitimately unmanageable for...
Asana and Orchestra Help Me Slowly Regain Control of Email

Anonymous, Decentralized and Uncensored File-Sharing is Booming

torrentfreak.com
The avalanche of negative file-sharing news over the past weeks hasn’t gone unnoticed to users and site operators. From SOPA to Megaupload, there is a growing uncertainly about the future of sharing. While many BitTorrent sites and cyberlockers continue to operate as usual, there is a growing group of users...
Anonymous, Decentralized and Uncensored File-Sharing is Booming

Meet Snowciety, the app for social slopes, launching at #TNW2012

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The Snowciety app has launched at The Next Web conference and it hopes to make ski trips even more social through mapping and real time stats. Ronald Treur, co-founder of Snowciety wants to make sure that everyone one on a ski trip can find each other, track and rate their...
Meet Snowciety, the app for social slopes, launching at #TNW2012

Fujitsu ScanSnap S1300i delivers scans to Android or iOS, spreads a little cloud love as well

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Fujitsu's original ScanSnap S1300 earned a soft spot in our hearts -- no mean feat for a scanner -- so it's with piqued interest that we catch word of a direct upgrade. The S1300i is all about serving those of us who might never send scan results to a...
Fujitsu ScanSnap S1300i delivers scans to Android or iOS, spreads a little cloud love as well

Microsoft's Upgrade Avalanche a Challenge for IT Pros

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Microsoft is in the midst of an unprecedented, massive upgrade cycle for its enterprise software products, a refresh wave that represents a major challenge for......
Microsoft's Upgrade Avalanche a Challenge for IT Pros

Microsoft's upgrade avalanche a challenge for IT pros

www.computerworld.com
Microsoft is in the midst of an unprecedented, massive upgrade cycle for its enterprise software products, a refresh wave that represents a major challenge for CIOs and IT managers responsible for charting their companies' tech strategy....
Microsoft's upgrade avalanche a challenge for IT pros

Sen. Feinstein More Worried About Reaction To The Leak About Stuxnet, Rather Than Reaction To Stuxnet Itself

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Last week, we wrote about the NYTimes investigative report that revealed that the US government was behind Stuxnet, and that President Obama was very, very involved in the process. It was widely assumed that the US was involved, but this revealed a bunch of details. We were surprised that the...
Sen. Feinstein More Worried About Reaction To The Leak About Stuxnet, Rather Than Reaction To Stuxnet Itself

Microsoft's upgrade avalanche a challenge for IT pros

www.computerworld.com
Microsoft is in the midst of an unprecedented, massive upgrade cycle for its enterprise software products, a refresh wave that represents a major challenge for CIOs and IT managers responsible for charting their companies' technology strategy....
Microsoft's upgrade avalanche a challenge for IT pros

Survive Deep Snow Immersion

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Fall into a deep snow pocket? AVALANCHE?! Here's how to get out of there before you suffocate....
Survive Deep Snow Immersion

Stunning New Looks at the Mars Avalanche

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Stunning New Looks at the Mars Avalanche

Voracious Reading Comprehension

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Reading comprehension.  Work on it. Every time I touch on this topic of evolution versus creation, I get an avalanche of lurkers deciding they’re going to jump in and try to prove how dumb Uncle Rizzn is. Let me first start out by saying that my initial post yesterday wasn’t...
Voracious Reading Comprehension
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