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Microsoft spot takes on the iPad Mini -- dubiously

The latest Microsoft ad may have the unintended consequence of inviting less-than-favorable comparisons to a Windows 8 tablet.<p>In an ad rolled out Thursday, Microsoft takes aim at the 7.9-inch iPad Mini with Acer's 8-inch Iconia W3 -- the first small Windows 8 tablet.<p>Windows enthusiast site Neowin …

How Intel's New Processor Will Keep Your Gadgets Alive Longer

The U- and Y-series core processors can extend battery life by two hours, and keep devices moving faster than ever.<p>In the world of chip design, there's one spec people typically care about most: speed. But as demand for mobility increases, efficiency has become as important a quality as any. In the …

Samsung undercuts Retina MacBook Pro with $1,399.99 Ativ Book 9 Plus

Samsung's looking to offer laptop buyers a compelling alternative to Apple's machines with its new marquee Windows 8 ultrabook, the Samsung Ativ Book 9 Plus. The company has revealed today that the high-end machine will start at $1,399.99 and will go up for pre-order on August 18th. That price …

New iPad 5 images emerge, show potential redesign

Apple(s appl) is expected to release a new iPad this fall, and if the leaks and rumors are true, it might be getting its biggest physical redesign …

NSA loophole allows warrantless search for US citizens' emails and phone calls

The National Security Agency has a secret backdoor into its vast databases under a legal authority enabling it to search for US citizens' email and phone calls without a warrant, according to a top-secret document passed to the Guardian by Edward Snowden.<p>The previously undisclosed rule change …

Trojan targets Linux desktop users, steals web banking info

Malware certainly exists for Linux, but it's more frequently targeted at servers than everyday PCs. Unfortunately, regular users now have more reason to worry: a rare instance of a Linux desktop trojan, Hand of Thief, has surfaced in the wild. The code swipes banking logins and other web sign-in …

Rumor: Amazon May Be Getting Into The Console Business

Another tech giant may be getting into the games business. Sources are telling Game Informer that online retailer and gadget maker Amazon is prepping an android-based console for release in 2013, likely before Black Friday. When contacted for comment by Forbes, an Amazon rep said that it did not …

SATA 3.2 standard finalized, promises faster and smaller storage

There's no doubt that Serial ATA storage is hitting a wall when even mainstream PCs like the MacBook Air and VAIO Pro use the PCI Express interface to get around performance bottlenecks. It's a good thing that SATA-IO just ratified the improved SATA 3.2 specification, then. The new standard centers …

Apple Board of Directors 'Concerned' About the Speed of Innovation?

Apple's Board of Directors has expressed concern about the company's "pace of innovation" according to a report from Fox Business Network's Charlie Gasparino. The board is normally extremely secretive and, if accurate, this report is unlike anything we've heard from inside the company in recent …

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Microsoft, once again hoping for free advertising on tech sites, releases another dumb anti-iPad ad

Microsoft has released a yet another anti-iPad ad, this time awkwardly trying to make fun of the iPad mini by putting it up against what everyone on …

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New Photos of the Black iPad 5 Front Panel and Digitizer Assembly

Back in April, a pair of photos surfaced showing what was claimed to be a white front panel from Apple's fifth-generation iPad, showing narrower side bezels as had been rumored as part of a redesign inspired by the iPad mini. A brief video that surfaced over this past weekend also appeared to show …

Apple’s Board Of Directors ‘Deeply Concerned’ Tim Cook Isn’t Innovating Fast Enough [Report]

2013 is, so far, what might be considered a year of regrouping for Apple. The company has seen huge success in the PC, smartphone and tablet markets, but it’s also pushed those about as far as they can go: Incremental improvements, not revolutions, are what we can expect for the Mac, iPhone and …

Tim Cook and Other Tech Executives Meet with President Obama to Discuss Government Surveillance

In June, reports surfaced of a top secret surveillance program named PRISM, which according to leaked presentation slides was claimed to allow the U.S. National Security Agency (NSA) direct access to user data on servers across a wide spectrum of Internet companies, including Apple. Now, <i>Politico</i> is …

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Barack Obama Meets With Tim Cook, Other Tech Execs To Discuss Surveillance

Ad By Carbon Ads<p>Kaylie Moise | Friday, August 9th, 2013<p>Yesterday President Barack Obama met with Apple CEO Tim Cook and a number of other tech …

Apple's Tim Cook, other tech leaders meet with U.S. President Obama, discuss NSA spying concerns

The Obama administration has reportedly promised a greater and more public dialog about the alleged practices and privacy violations. What if …

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26Jul/18<p>There are multiple departments within a retail organization, so which are most important? If we’re equating worth to cost — i.e., the annual …

Microsoft Launches ANOTHER Ad Comparing Surface RT to Apple’s Popular iPad

- Aug 9, 2013<p>Microsoft continues to take desperate potshots at Apple’s popular iPad, releasing a new commercial comparing the Surface RT to the …

Apple Accused Of Being At It Again, Conspiring Once More With Publishers

Ad By Carbon Ads<p>Toby Wellington | Friday, August 9th, 2013<p>As you might already know, Apple was recently found guilty in its long standing e-book …

What’s New in iOS 7 Beta 5: A Complete Visual Walkthrough

- Aug 9, 2013<p>Wondering what’s new or different in theiOS 7 Beta 5 update Apple released to developers this week? It appears to be the most …

Nintendo won't make games for Apple, so what about game controllers?

Which is understandable. Expecting Nintendo to make Mario, Donkey Kong, Zelda, or any of their other signature franchises available on iOS is like …

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Twisted magnetic atoms could lead to hard drives that store 20 times more data

Within your computer’s hard drive, there is a spinning disk coated in a thin-film of magnetic material. This film is where all the data reading and …

Surprise, surprise: The next Nexus phone could come from Motorola

If you want something done right, do it yourself.<p>Google’s Nexus smartphone program, which has shifted hands from HTC and Samsung to LG, could soon come in-house. According to blogger Taylor Wimberly (who reported some of the earliest details about the Moto X), Google is handing off the rights to …