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China Mobile announces Nokia Lumia 920T, changes its mind soon afterward

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Let's face it, China Mobile will carry Nokia's Lumia 920T, with the launch now believed to be in mid-November. Unfortunately, the network itself isn't being so straight forward, announcing the news on Sina Weibo shortly before yanking the post altogether.… Go To Full Article

Apple user claims iMacs ruined his eyesight

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Writing in his blog, long time Apple user Jake Wallis Simons made the extraordinary statement that using Apple iMacs over the years has ruined his eyesight. He said this was a bigger problem than Apple Maps, which… Go To Full Article

Windows 8, The TechSpot Review

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First, let's get something out of the way. Most of what's really new in Windows 8 relates to the Metro touch interface, which is Microsoft's biggest bet on this OS generation -- a bet that's risky but necessary given the… Go To Full Article

Android apps let down Google's security

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Android applications which have not been properly tested are opening the operating system up to malware, insecurity experts have found. Researchers from Germany's Leibniz University of Hannover and Philipps University of Marburg, found more than 41 applications… Go To Full Article

AREA Announces New USB 3.0 and SATA 6 Gb/s Add-on Cards

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Japanese peripherals retailer AREA announced three USB 3.0 and one SATA 6 Gb/s add-on card models. The PE4U3E-3E1 "Sport Quattro" is a 4-port USB 3.0 card that uses a Etron EJ188 host controller, which connects to the machine over PCI-Express… Go To Full Article

'MyXperia' trademark filing suggests Sony might launch its own cloud service

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There's no shortage of cloud storage sites and apps, but it looks like Sony might be trying to get a little more involved in ethereal storage. According to this European trademark filing spotted by Juggly, Sony Mobile has staked a… Go To Full Article

Western Digital loses drive as profits dry up

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Western Digital is in trouble even after announcing that its first-quarter profit was better than Wall Street's gloomy expectations. The maker of hard drives had been expected to announce that things would get a little better in… Go To Full Article

Pirate Bay founder locked in solitary

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Pirate Bay founder Gottfrid Svartholm is being kept in solitary confinement, locked up for 23 hours a day, and only allowed to speak to his guards. Svartholm was arrested by Cambodian police in Phnom Penh and deported… Go To Full Article

Nikon patent would perfect the art of camera tossing, protect us from our folly

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If you're one of the more daring (or foolhardy) photographers out there, you've tried camera tossing: hurling your camera into the air in the hopes that a timed shot will catch either a unique perspective or an artistic spin. Nikon… Go To Full Article

: AMD FX-8350, -8320, -6300 'Vishera' review: finally good enough?

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If you plan on using a dedicated graphics card, the FX-8350, FX-8320 and FX-6300 aren't bad options. With Intel you get an integrated GPU that you pay for but don't use if you have a separate graphics card. In the… Go To Full Article

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