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SSD Prices to Fall Below $1 per Gigabyte in 2012

Posted on 10/01/2012 by Henry Taylor-Gill


Solid state drive prices will below $1 per gigabyte in 2012, Infoworld reports. This decrease in price should lead to more adoption, research firm IDC also notes. Flash storage is now widely used in PCs and by Apple, so this news could have an impact on the general prices of tablets and laptops as well.


Adobe Announces Free Beta of Adobe Lightroom 4

Posted on 10/01/2012 by Chris Hauk

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In a press release today, Adobe Systems Incorporated announced that a free download of the Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 4 beta for Windows and Mac is now available.


Belkin Shows New Thunderbolt Dock at CES

Posted on 10/01/2012 by J. Glenn Künzler


Belkin has unveiled details about its upcoming Thunderbolt Express Dock. The dock is on display at the company’s booth at CES 2012.


Apple CEO Tim Cook Received Stock Award Worth $376 Million

Posted on 10/01/2012 by Chris Hauk


Apple CEO Tim Cook received a one time stock award valued at nearly $400 million, the largest given by a company in a decade. The award was to signal confidence in Cook after Steve Jobs turned over direction of Apple to Cook.


Apple Stock Reaches All Time High At $427.75 a Share

Posted on 10/01/2012 by Henry Taylor-Gill


Apple stock reached an all time high of $427.75 a share yesterday. This is a dollar more than the previous high, when it reached $426.70 in October 2011 and shows that Apple’s growth has not slowed down.


Motorola is Dragging Google Down With Its Litigation Costs

Posted on 09/01/2012 by Chris Hauk

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Google’s stock price is down today, thanks to Motorola Mobility’s warning of poorer than expected financial results. Increased litigation costs, and tough smartphone competition were listed as the causes.


Apple Sells 1.2 Million MacBook Airs During Holiday Season

Posted on 09/01/2012 by Chris Hauk

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Apple is reported to have sold 1.2 million of its razor thin and uber light MacBook Air during the holiday shopping season. This report as competing PC manufacturers hope to steal some of Apple’s thunder by introducing their own “Ultrabooks” at this week’s Consumer Electronics Show.


iOS 5.1 Beta 3 Seeded to Developers

Posted on 09/01/2012 by J. Glenn Künzler

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Apple have released the third Beta of iOS 5.1, 9to5Mac reports. The software is available as an over-the-air update and contains bug fixes and improvements. This release comes only a month after the second beta.


Mac Tip: Emailing A Website or Webpage

Posted on 09/01/2012 by Mark Greentree


In this Mac Tip I take a look at the various ways to send a website to other people for new users to the Mac platform.


The Fifth Anniversary of the iPhone Launch: A Look Back

Posted on 09/01/2012 by Henry Taylor-Gill


Five years ago today, the world saw the launch of a revolutionary device in the iPhone that would change nearly everything. It introduced apps, which created a whole new industry, multi-touch and a new style of phone that is today’s industry standard.


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