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No Duty to Secure Wi-Fi from BitTorrent Pirates

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What's this? A judge using common sense in a file sharing case? How is this even possible? A crucial ruling in one of the ongoing BitTorrent lawsuits in the United States has delivered a clear win for open Wi-Fi operators.… Go To Full Article

Western Digital Shows off 5mm Ultrabook 500GB Hybrid Drives

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Today, at Intel's IDF 2012, we spoke with Western Digital about their new Ultrabook drives including their 500GB 5mm drive as well as their 500GB 5mm hybrid drive. Go To Full Article

Chrome for Android's first post-beta update brings better sandboxing, other tweaks

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Chrome users on Android might have felt a bit neglected over the last couple of months, during which Google pushed a few updates to its browser on iOS while leaving its own platform untouched after it dropped the beta tag… Go To Full Article

iPhone 5, updated iPod touch and iPod nano models reach the FCC right on cue

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Apple has a tradition of timing FCC filings for new wireless mobile devices so that they appear just as soon as they've been announced, and it's not about to let up now. We've got a trifecta of approvals on the… Go To Full Article

Apple Introduces New 8-pin Dock Connector, Dubs It Lightning

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There was little doubt by the start of the event that Apple would be replacing their nearly decade old 30-pin connector. Apple always leaves room for suprises though. The new design features a 9-pin, 8-signal arrangement and is 1/5th the… Go To Full Article

Apple EarPods hands-on

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By now, you're probably familiar with Apple's latest earbuds. But are they an improvement over their arguably disposable predecessor, you ask? You bet. Still, they're not going to win out over high-end or even mid-range audio options. That's to be… Go To Full Article

BlackBerry 10 video shows MeeGo-like UI

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A video demonstrating the multitasking gestures of BlackBerry 10 has surfaced. The UI looks like a combination of PlayBook OS and Nokia's ill-fated MeeGo operating system. However, CrackBerry notes "... consider the video shows as being dated for June, yet… Go To Full Article

iOS 6 GM seed now available for developers

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Developers, start your engines: the GM (Golden Master) seed of iOS 6 is now available and ready for download on Apple's Developer page. Essentially, the GM seed is the final version of the OS sent out to developers -- as… Go To Full Article

iPhone 5 vs the competition: fight!

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As the plethora of recent posts attest, Apple has indeed launched the iPhone 5, the next generation in its five-year-old iPhone family tree. But is it the best smartphone money can buy? For kicks and giggles, we've pitted the specs… Go To Full Article

Apple launches incremental iTunes 10.7 update: supports new devices and iOS 6

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While we won't be seeing the heavily redesigned iTunes 11 until October, Apple has unveiled a new update ready for its roster of new devices, not to mention the incoming iOS 6. The refresh will work with the fresh-off-the-production-line iPod… Go To Full Article

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