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Facebook's new Recommendations Bar pops up, just wants to be liked

@ 2012/07/30 read/post comments(0)
Facebook's Recommendations Box sits passively on many websites, allowing us to engage or ignore as we see fit. But too much of the latter option has led to something slightly different: the new Recommendations Bar -- a pop-up variant which,… Go To Full Article

HTC One X might drop to $100 on contract at AT&T, tempt our wallets

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HTC might have turned green having seen the Galaxy S III steal the Android spotlight at AT&T, but it could be poised to use a classic trick to get the One X front and center once again: a price drop.… Go To Full Article

Samsung's entry-level NX1000 mirrorless cam with 20-50mm lens now available for $700

@ 2012/07/30 read/post comments(0)
Samsung's least expensive and most compact mirrorless camera, the NX1000, is finally available for purchase, shipping today for $700. The entry-level kit, which was originally set to hit retailers last month, includes a 20-50mm f/3.5-5.6 lens, a 3-inch LCD (no… Go To Full Article

CM10 preview builds out for Nexus 7 and Galaxy Note: official but experimental

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Ready for the latest bout of XDA Recognized goodness? If you own a Nexus 7 or global Galaxy Note (oh yeah) then you'll find official preview builds of CyanogenMod 10 for each device at the source links below. They'll bring… Go To Full Article

Apple buying fingerprint sensor maker AuthenTec for $356 million

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Sure the financials announced this week weren't as exceptional as some we've seen from the company, but Apple's still clearly in a buying mood. The company's apparently doing a little security shopping, picking up AuthenTec for $356 million, according to… Go To Full Article

ViewSonic Launches New VA12 Series Value Desktop Monitors

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ViewSonic launched a pair of new VA12 series value-segment desktop monitors, including the 21.5-inch VA2212m-LED and 18.5-inch VA1912m-LED. The two are designed to offer sufficient performance and connectivity for businesses, schools, and government workspaces, at affordable prices. Go To Full Article

Archos' Transformer rival reappears, passes federal inspection, forgets its keyboard

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If you cast your mind back several months, you might recall Archos unveiling a new range of tablets that can pair up with a keyboard add-on. While the French tablet maker kept quiet on the specifics at its debut-- with… Go To Full Article

Samsung booms as Apple falters

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While Apple had to look sheepish earlier this week when it announced its results, its main rival Samsung had much to be happy about. The company put Apple's figures to shame and recorded an operating profit of… Go To Full Article

Security experts hack payment terminals to steal credit card info

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If a payment terminal could be forced into servitude as a crude handheld gaming device, what else could it be made to do? Researchers at the Black Hat conference showed just what mischief a commonly used UK PoS terminal could… Go To Full Article

Spanish lawyer to defend Assange

@ 2012/07/30 read/post comments(0)
Julian Assange, who is hiding in the Ecuadorean embassy in London, is apparenly going to get another defence against extradition led by controversial Spanish jurist Baltasar Garz√≥n. Assange, whose extradition on sex charges, to Sweden, is all… Go To Full Article

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