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— 2:42 PM on May 18, 2012

Howdy, folks. I'm back from Nvidia GTC and am pretty well exhausted. As you might expect, I have plans to write a bit...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Internet The Tech Report

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Video mockup shows Metro version of Firefox
— 1:46 PM on May 17, 2012

I apparently missed this last week, but it's worth a look if you haven't seen it. Ever wonder what Firefox will look like in Windows...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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DisplaySearch: 'Retina' laptop panels carry a $65-92 premium
— 5:40 PM on May 16, 2012

A lot of us are looking forward to high-DPI notebook displays from Apple and other vendors. Some say they might appear as soon as...

Type: News story Tags: Displays Mobile computing Mac

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Kaspersky: Mac OS is 'really insecure'
— 6:00 AM on May 16, 2012

If the recent FileVault and Flashback trojan security snafus weren't strong enough indications, someone has now come out and said it: OS X's...

Type: News story Tags: Mac

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Chrome 19 arrives with tab syncing
— 4:57 PM on May 15, 2012

Google has started quietly rolling out the latest Chrome update, and there's a new feature that ought to please folks who juggle multiple PCs...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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Next 15-inch MacBook said to have USB 3.0 and Retina display
— 9:41 AM on May 14, 2012

Now that quad-core Ivy Bridge processors are out and dual-core variants are on the way, Apple is surely on the verge of introducing next-gen Macs....

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Mac

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If data can be lost, it will
— 3:03 AM on May 11, 2012

Murphy was right. If something can go wrong, it will... eventually. Earlier this week, the water main connected to our house burst, submerging...

Type: Blog post Tags: Storage Internet

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Mozilla, Google bemoan Windows RT browser lockdown
— 9:46 AM on May 10, 2012

The ARM version of Windows 8 (a.k.a. Windows RT) is meant to feature both the Metro and Desktop environments, and in Microsoft's words, it's

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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Apple reportedly patches FileVault password bug
— 4:31 PM on May 9, 2012

So, apparently, that OS X password-revealing bug we wrote about on Tuesday has been squashed. Apple released a new update to OS X...

Type: News story Tags: Mac

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$799 MacBook Air may debut later this year
— 1:48 PM on May 7, 2012

Apple might introduce a dramatically cheaper MacBook Air soon, if we're to believe the latest whispers from the Far East. DigiTimes quotes "sources from...

Type: News story Tags: Mac

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OS X bug uncovers user passwords
— 6:01 AM on May 7, 2012

This isn't shaping up to be a great year for Mac security. On the heels of last month's Flashback trojan pandemic, reports indicate that...

Type: News story Tags: Mac

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The Elder Scrolls Online due in 2013
— 12:34 PM on May 3, 2012

As if Bethesda's The Elder Scrolls games couldn't get any more addicitive, the franchise is going online. The RPG turned MMO will be...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Internet

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Mozilla to unify Firefox visuals across PCs, phones, tablets
— 5:01 PM on May 2, 2012

More user-interface changes are coming to Firefox—and this time, Mozilla isn't just freshening up the desktop version of its browser. In a presentation at the...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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Internet Explorer unpopular but maybe not that bad
— 12:53 PM on May 1, 2012

Internet Explorer seems to have been largely shunned by PC enthusiasts. Google Analytics tells me that only 18% of our traffic for the last month...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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Streaming video services may soon require cable TV subscriptions
— 11:31 AM on May 1, 2012

Thanks to streaming (and a little help from BitTorrent,) folks are increasingly ditching their cable TV service to watch videos online. The cable companies...

Type: News story Tags: Multimedia Internet

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UPDATED: UK High Court: ISPs must block The Pirate Bay
— 5:54 PM on April 30, 2012

Well, this is interesting. As the debate over CISPA rages on here at home, content providers seem to be getting their way in Europe....

Type: News story Tags: Internet Copyright

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Three years of crowd-sourced Kickstarter funding visualized
— 12:44 PM on April 30, 2012

Kickstarter has been in the news quite a lot lately. The crowd-sourced funding site is being used to fuel the development of everything from...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Internet

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Firefox 3.6 to get auto-updated to Firefox 12
— 6:00 AM on April 30, 2012

Still using Firefox 3.6? That might not last for much longer. ComputerWorld reports that Mozilla will roll out Firefox 12 as an automatic update...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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