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Google Chromebooks now in 2,000 schools, usage doubled in three months

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Google has really ramped up its education efforts lately, and it looks like it's paid off: according to the Mountain View company, its Chromebooks are now in use in 2,000 schools, which is twice as many as there were three… Go To Full Article

Turkey considers buying $4.5 billion worth of iPads for students

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Sales of Apple’s iPhone 5 have slumped a bit since the extremely overhyped device launched last year, but a new source of income from Turkey may help to restore some of the company's value. Go To Full Article

Whonix: building an anonymous operating system

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"Whonix is a project to build an operating system that will offer the maximum privacy and anonymity possible straight out of the box. Its creator, 'Adrelanos', says the aim is to make it as hard as possible for privacy-conscious users… Go To Full Article

Sources reveal new PS4 features?

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Sources who claim to be close to the PS4's hardware development have supposedly shared new information on Sony's next-gen console, such as controller features and specs. Go To Full Article

Best Buy stores go out of business without telling employees

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Best Buy just recently shut down 8 Future Shop and seven of their Best Buy main stores in Canada. Many employees were not told of the closings beforehand, only to discover a note left on the store window when they… Go To Full Article

Bowers & Wilkins AM-1 speaker can weather the rain, weather the snow, weather the sto

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We appreciate any product that lets us not only openly reference Lamb, but also blast that band's tracks in our backyard. Which is what Bowers & Wilkins weatherproof AM-1 (Architectural Monitor) was built to do: blare out the tunes no… Go To Full Article

Gunblitz @ LanOC Reviews

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I will admit that when Wes first told me I would be reviewing Gunblitz I was nervous. This is because I don't consider 2D shooters to be one of my favorite genres. This is because I tend to get frustrated… Go To Full Article

The little-known Apple Lisa: five quirks and oddities

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"Thirty years ago, Apple unveiled the Apple Lisa, a pioneering machine that introduced the mouse-driven graphical user interface to a wide audience and opened a new chapter in personal computer history. The Mac borrowed heavily from the Lisa, and the… Go To Full Article

PBS explores the world of people who get paid to play video games

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From LAN parties to MLG, the history of competitive gaming has been a fascinating one. Following up on similarly themed episodes, like the one back in October that explored the indie gaming community, PBS's Off Book is tackling the world… Go To Full Article

Back to BlackBerry: one editor's 30-day trial run

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I confess, I'm intrigued by BlackBerry 10. Surprised? So am I. It's been easy to pre-emptively count BlackBerry out of the smartphone wars based on its performance over the last two or three years, but there's an element of mystique… Go To Full Article

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