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No more HDMI flickering woes for latest Mac mini

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Apple released a firmware update on Monday for its latest 2012 Mac mini models, which addresses a problem with flickering video on its HDMI output. As noted by AppleInsider, users began reporting problems with HDMI output shortly after the Ivy Bridge-equipped Mac minis began shipping in late October. The...
No more HDMI flickering woes for latest Mac mini

Intel Reports Fix Coming for Flickering on Monitors Connected to 2012 Mac Mini via HDMI

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Following last month's launch of new Mac mini models, a number of users in the MacRumors forums and Apple's support forums have cited issues with flickering on external monitors connected to their machines via HDMI. Connections via Thunderbolt/Mini DisplayPort are not affected. The issue seems to be a known one...
Intel Reports Fix Coming for Flickering on Monitors Connected to 2012 Mac Mini via HDMI
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Mac mini reportedly Apple's choice of Mac line to be made in the U.S. in 2013 by Foxconn

Don’t Quit Your Day Job, Drug Traffickers: Cybercrime Isn’t That Lucrative

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(flicker.com/burritoes) Cybercrime! We’re basically living through the digital equivalent of Prohibition, right? Well, a couple of researchers would like to quash everyone’s mental images of Scarface but with credit-card databases instead of blow.  Having run the numbers, researchers Dinei Florêncio and Cormac Herley took to the New York Times opinion...
Don’t Quit Your Day Job, Drug Traffickers: Cybercrime Isn’t That Lucrative
Eucalyptus Chooses GitHub For Stairway To Amazon
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'Anonymous' hackers realize intellectual property rules may have value after all [video]

A Frenchman Is Trying To Copyright The Anonymous Logo

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It's a pretty bad idea to go about pissing off Anonymous, hacking collective who have previously taken on the FBI and the Vatican. But for some reason this French web-development company, Early Flicker, thought it'd be a good idea. Twitter-user Asher Wolf noticed yesterday that the firm tried in February...
A Frenchman Is Trying To Copyright The Anonymous Logo

NetApp brings Fusion-io server flash storage into the fold

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NetApp, a leading maker of storage appliances, now wants to manage third-party storage, including server-side flash from Fusion-io. And that’s what it’s doing with its new Flash Accel software. This is just the latest push by storage makers to reach out  beyond their own islands of data center hardware to...
NetApp brings Fusion-io server flash storage into the fold

Hands down (and hands up), this is the coolest technology of the week

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Imagine standing in your kitchen preparing dinner, while the TV magically turns on in the living room, the dimmer lights flicker into action, a Netflix movie queues up for your viewing pleasure and the air conditioning adjusts just so. All of that, with just a wave of the hand, a...
Hands down (and hands up), this is the coolest technology of the week

Researchers create plastic Fipel replacement for light bulbs

www.electronista.com
US researchers have claimed to create a new light bulb made of plastic to replace the relatively new LED bulbs. Designed to replace fluorescent bulbs seen in large-scale lighting systems such as within office complexes, the new bulbs use multiple layers of plastic to generate a flicker-free light that is...
Researchers create plastic Fipel replacement for light bulbs

Why Estonia Is a Start-Up Nation

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What is it about Estonia, illegally annexed in June 1940 after a brief flicker of independence, not yet 21, with an obscure language and unenviable weather that produces so many start ups? It has three things in its favor: political leadership, the success of Skype, and its culture....
Why Estonia Is a Start-Up Nation
Mac mini EFI firmware update 1.7 released, addressing HDMI video flicker issues
Yahoo's Mayer: we're committed to monetizing Tumblr

HP sneaks out new dv4, dv6, dv7 and g4 Pavilion laptops, Ivy Bridge in tow (video)

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We know Ivy Bridge is close to landing, but when damn it, when? Until we know for sure, what about these new notebooks from HP that sneaked out with barely a flicker of ballyhoo. There are four new Pavilions on their way, the dv4-5000, dv6-7000, dv7-6000 and g4-2000. All...
HP sneaks out new dv4, dv6, dv7 and g4 Pavilion laptops, Ivy Bridge in tow (video)

On the road: Seat Exeo SE Tech 2.0 TDI Multitronic 143 PS

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This car is so dull I forgot its name, says Sam WollastonI'm bored with that Marmite thing – you know, you either love it or hate it. One of the current crop of Apprentice monsters said it the other day. "I think I'm a bit like Marmite," she said. "You're either...
On the road: Seat Exeo SE Tech 2.0 TDI Multitronic 143 PS

The lighting industry's first plugfest

www.extremetech.com
If you’ve been around consumer electronics long enough, you’ve probably heard of a plugfest. These events are essentially an orgy of cross-manufacturer interoperability testing. The basic premise is that everyone uses the same standard, but the implementation of that standard isn’t always perfect, so devices need to be tested. In...
The lighting industry's first plugfest

Boot up: OSM's 1m, LinkedIn's 200m, VP9's out, Ubuntu phone un-touched and more

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Plus does the iPad need Office?, why Flickr wasn't Flicker, Dropbox and Samsung get cosy, and moreA burst of 8 links for you to chew over, as picked by the Technology teamOpenStreetMap hits 1 million users >> OpenStreetMapNote: document is a PDF. OpenStreetMap, the project to create a free map...
Boot up: OSM's 1m, LinkedIn's 200m, VP9's out, Ubuntu phone un-touched and more

Peter Jackson unfazed by 'Hobbit' footage pushback, but will stick to 24 fps for trailers

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Calm down, cinema-goers. It just takes time to "settle in" to the strange new ultra-realistic world of high frame-rates, according to Peter Jackson, who's been responding to audience's rather strong panning of 48fps rough cuts from his upcoming 3D epic, Hobbit. Viewers' main beefs were the surprising appearance of...
Peter Jackson unfazed by 'Hobbit' footage pushback, but will stick to 24 fps for trailers
Apple reportedly moving Mac mini production to US with Foxconn

Apple fixes Mac Mini video flicker with firmware update

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Following reports of displays flickering, Apple has issued a firmware update to fix the problem. [Read more]...
Apple fixes Mac Mini video flicker with firmware update

Some Genius at a French Retailer Wants to Trademark the Anonymous Logo

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Screencapped from the filing. In a perfectly reasonable move that definitely won’t come back to bite them in the ass, a French retailer is attempting to register Anonymous’s logo and tagline with INPI, France’s trademark agency. Good luck with that, guys! TechDirt (with a hat tip to Asher Wolf) reports...
Some Genius at a French Retailer Wants to Trademark the Anonymous Logo

Top 10 Internet Addiction Symptoms

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Top 10 Internet Addiction Symptoms is a post from Chris PirilloGuess what? Internet Addiction Might Actually Get Recognized By The Official Book Of Mental Disorders. I thought I’d compile a quick list that you might use to better diagnose yourself as a possible crazy person mental patient.You might be addicted...
Top 10 Internet Addiction Symptoms

Review: Unigine's Valley benchmark gives you room to roam

www.pcworld.com
Unigine's gift with benchmarks has always been the deft, artful touch they lend to their number-gobbling glitter engines. From the candlelit crypts in 2007's Sanctuary to the blue skies of 2011's Heaven, they have a long history of serving up the stats with an extra helping of eye candy....
Review: Unigine's Valley benchmark gives you room to roam

How Is Anonymous Going After French Co. Trying To Trademark Its Logo? Let Us Count The Ways

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No, seriously, you should expect this. Earlier we learned a French retailer, E-Flicker, has sought to register both Anonymous’s well-known question-mark/empty suit logo and the activist collective’s tagline, “We are anonymous. We are Legion. We do not forgive. We do not forget. Expect us.” Anonymous responded with the video below...
How Is Anonymous Going After French Co. Trying To Trademark Its Logo? Let Us Count The Ways
Hacked Kindle Touch shown playing 'Simon's Cat' video
Hackers Attack North Korea And Post Ridiculous Kim Jong-un Picture To State Social Media Accounts

For Its Roosevelt Island Tech Campus, Cornell Pursues Some Cutting Edge Designs

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When technology changes at the speed of a microprocessor or the flicker of a screen, in the time it takes to type in a password or hit send on an email, how can buildings be created to contain all this light-speed innovation? That is the quandry confronting the architects designing...
For Its Roosevelt Island Tech Campus, Cornell Pursues Some Cutting Edge Designs
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