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How Apple has stuffed up the iPhone 5

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As the Tame Apple Press gives Jobs' Mob free advertising by reporting how the faithful fanboys have lined up at launch to buy the iPhone 5, it appears that all is not well in Apple land. According… Go To Full Article

GloFo speeds up move to 14nm process

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GlobalFoundries will be one of the first foundries to offer 14nm processors with customer tape outs in 2013. GloFo has announced that it will start producing processors using 3D FinFET transistors with its 14nm-XM production, which it… Go To Full Article

AU Optronics fined for price fixing

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AU Optronics has been fined $500 million by a US judge for price fixing in the market for liquid crystal display panels. US District Judge Susan Illston in San Francisco also handed down three-year prison sentences to… Go To Full Article

iOS 6 becomes 15 percent of Apple mobile device traffic within 24 hours

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There's been some trepidation among Apple device users over the upgrade to iOS 6 given that it takes away some components while adding others. You wouldn't guess it from the initial upgrade rate, however. Both ChartBoost and Chitika have determined… Go To Full Article

Salesforce boss reveals dystopian future where software looks like Facebook

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Never mind the Handmaiden's tale or Logan's Run, Salesforce's Marc Benioff has come up with a dystopian vision which makes George Orwell look understated. According to Slashdot, Benioff has been telling the world and its dog that… Go To Full Article

Bank "hacker" walks free from court

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A man who admitted finding his way into a bank server has walked free from court after judges decided that he had not done anything wrong. The unnamed Breton was acquitted by the criminal court of Rennes… Go To Full Article

MSI Announces CR61 Multimedia Notebook

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In addition to the upgraded GE60 and GE70, MSI also announced the CR61 series multimedia notebooks. Built in the same 15.6-inch chassis as the CX61, the CR61 is a tad lighter on the specifications. It does away with discrete graphics,… Go To Full Article

Plextor M5 Pro 256GB review: record-setting performance

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We can basically write the same conclusion for the Plextor M5 Pro 256GB as we did for the 128GB model. It's the fastest SSD in its category, and set new records in AS SSD and PCMark Vantage, and came up… Go To Full Article

Synology RackStation RS3412RPxs Review

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Synology have a wide range of NAS server systems available this year, targeting all ends of the market. Today we look at the RS3412RPxs, a high end NAS system designed for medium and large businesses. The RS3412RPxs can scale up… Go To Full Article

PowerColor HD 7870 PCS+ 2 GB @ techPowerUp

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The PowerColor HD 7870 PCS+ Vortex II is one of the highest clocked HD 7870 cards available today, in our testing we see it match HD 7950 performance. PowerColor also engineered a special feature that lets you adjust the fan's… Go To Full Article

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