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Linus Torvalds wrestles with Gnome 3

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Linux creator Linus Torvalds has given the thumbs down to the Gnome 3 interface, after his install initially went pear shaped. Writing in his bog, Torvalds said that he upgraded his aging Fedora install on his desktop… Go To Full Article

ARM claims Intel "no threat"

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ARM is adopting the same strategy against Intel that Captain Edward John Smith used to defeat icebergs on the Titanic's maiden voyage. According to Mercury News, the British company is pretending that Chipzilla is no threat at… Go To Full Article

TSMC to build 450 millimetre wafer factory

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TSMC wants to build bigger silicon wafers that could lower the cost of chip production. The Taiwan government has approved a request by TSMC to build a new 450 millimetre wafer factory in the central part of… Go To Full Article

How to Access the Control Panel in Windows 8

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With the old Windows Start menu, you could add the Control Panel as a menu or a drop-down list. With Windows 8, you can pin the Control Panel to the Start Screen and taskbar but first you need to know… Go To Full Article

MacBook Pro Retina Display Analysis

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I'm in San Francisco until tomorrow morning, but aside from dinner I've been spending as much time with the next-gen MacBook Pro as possible. Apple, as always, has done an excellent job of giving users enough reasons to want this… Go To Full Article

2012 Apple Design Awards showcase standout apps on iOS, OS X

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While we tend to get caught up in keynote hoopla, Apple's WWDC event is about connecting with the third party developers of software for its various platforms and it highlighted a few with its annual Design Awards yesterday. While 2011's… Go To Full Article

Strontium Unveils 480 GB Python SSD

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Strontium expanded its Python performance SATA 6 Gb/s SSD series with a new high-capacity 480 GB variant, which was displayed at Computex. Built in the 2.5-inch 7 mm-thick form-factor, the Python 480 GB is driven by SandForce SF-2281 processor, and… Go To Full Article

SandForce 256-bit AES Encryption Limited to 128-bit, Fix En Route

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Post acquisition, an audit by LSI reportedly discovered that the 256-bit AES native data encryption by SandForce SSD processors never was, and that the feature really just encrypted data with 128-bit AES. The problem has been resolved and a fix… Go To Full Article

Max Payne Mobile hits Android June 14th

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We'd been wondering where Rockstar Games' promised Android version of Max Payne Mobile had gone after missing its original April release window, but the company has at last narrowed down a release for its third-person revenge shooter on Google's OS.… Go To Full Article

ASUS Motherboard Receives World's First WHQL Windows 8 Certification

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Building on its innovation and leadership in motherboard design and production, ASUS remains first in bringing customers worldwide the latest technologies and developments, all utilized to their full potential. ASUS has scored another milestone, introducing the first motherboard to be… Go To Full Article

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