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The Windows 8 Copy Dialog Box

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Microsoft revamped the Copy Dialog box in Windows 8. You now get useful visualizations of the progress and speed of your file copy. You can also pause/resume individual copies if you're doing many in parallel. Microsoft also claims that file… Go To Full Article

Windows 8 Consumer Preview: The Four Corners

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During Microsoft's Windows 8 Consumer Preview Event at MWC today, Microsoft demonstrated some of the new features in the CP release out today. While the Metro UI obviously lends itself to use on a touch enabled tablet, Microsoft was clear… Go To Full Article

Download Windows 8 Consumer Preview

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Here's the official link to the Windows 8 Consumer Preview. So far the downloads are pretty damn speedy for a 3.3GB file (32-bit version is 2.5GB). Windows 8 Consumer Preview is prerelease software that may be substantially modified before it's… Go To Full Article

ADATA S511 240GByte SSD

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The ADATA S511 SSD with 240GB arrived Technic3D. Available in 60GB, 120GB, 240GB and 480GB configurations. Results in extreme performance with up to 550 MB/s sequential read and 520 MB/s sequential write speeds? We will check this and more against… Go To Full Article

Apple Considers 14-inch MacBook Air

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Apple is reportedly toying with the idea of a slightly bigger MacBook Air. This report comes in the wake of several others, pointing that the MacBook Pro of the future will look increasingly like the MacBook Air. Apple is considering… Go To Full Article

Pirate Bay Gets Rid of Torrents, Serves Magnet Links

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The Pirate Bay completed a huge transition from being a host of .torrent files to a host for magnet:// links. The people behind the site believe the move was essential to make Pirate Bay "future proof". For instance, when replaced… Go To Full Article

Microsoft Windows 8 Consumer Preview detailed impressions

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The early days of Windows were inauspicious ones. Sitting on top of DOS, it was hardly a revolution in personal computing -- instead it felt like a disjointed platform perched uncomfortably atop a command prompt, ready to come crashing down… Go To Full Article

Windows 8 Consumer Preview now available for download

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Don't say we didn't warn you. As anticipated, Leap Day is all about Microsoft in Barcelona, and Microsoft is all about you, the consumer. Redmond today officially unveiled the Consumer Preview of its forthcoming desktop operating system. Want to get… Go To Full Article

Another 25 Members Of Anonymous Arrested

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We are Anonymous. We are legion. We are...hang on, there is a knock at the door. Police in Latin America and Europe have arrested 25 suspected members of the Anonymous hacking group, according to Interpol. The authorities in Argentina, Chile,… Go To Full Article

LSI Sampling Industry's First 28 nm System-on-a-Chip For High-Capacity Hard Drives

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LSI Corporation today announced it is sampling the industry's first 28 nm system-on-a-chip (SoC) for the desktop and mobile HDD market segments. The transition to 28 nm SoC technology provides a cost-effective way to increase the amount of data that… Go To Full Article

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