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Siri Says the Darndest Things: God, Love, and the Meaning of Life

Posted on 10/03/2012 by Chris Hauk

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It’s another weekend, a two day break from the work day world. Time to kick back, watch a game on TV, do some errands, maybe fix that creaky board in the hallway, and most importantly, time for “Siri Says the Darndest Things”!

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Comparison: Apple’s New iPad vs. The Competition

Posted on 09/03/2012 by J. Glenn Künzler

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After the original iPad had launched, dozens of companies who didn’t give a rat’s ass about tablets just months before suddenly decided it would be a good idea to create one. Now, two years later, these companies are still trying to catch up.

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iWork.com to Shut Down on July 31 in Ongoing Transition to iCloud

Posted on 09/03/2012 by J. Glenn Künzler

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Apple has sent an email to customers announcing that their iWork.com public beta will be shutting down on July 31, 2012. The move is part of Apple’s ongoing transition to iCloud, which is designed to replace the functions that iWork.com once served.

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Check Out These Amazing Photos Taken With The New iPad!

Posted on 09/03/2012 by J. Glenn Künzler

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Among the many great upgrades included in the new iPad is a fantastic new 5 megapixel iSight camera with the same advanced optics and features as the iPhone 4S camera. But just how good is the new iPad’s camera? Take a look for yourself.

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Samsung Gets Defensive, Compares Galaxy Note 10.1 to New iPad

Posted on 09/03/2012 by J. Glenn Künzler

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It looks like Apple got Samsung’s attention with the announcement of the new iPad, as the company’s PR folks quickly slapped together a skewed comparison of their upcoming Galaxy Note 10.1 versus Apple’s new iPad.

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First New iPad Orders Begin Shipping From China

Posted on 09/03/2012 by J. Glenn Künzler

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We’ve gotten word from a number of readers (and other sources) that their new iPad pre-orders have already begun shipping from China for delivery on Friday.

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Best Buy Drops Price of Entire iPad 2 Lineup by $100

Posted on 09/03/2012 by Chris Hauk

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During the new iPad announcement on Wednesday, Apple announced it would drop the price of the Wi-Fi only 16GB iPad 2 to $399. It was assumed the price drop would take effect on March 16th, the new iPad’s launch date.

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Lion Compatible Quicken 2007 Now Available

Posted on 09/03/2012 by Chris Hauk

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Intuit announced last December that it would be developing a version of its Quicken 2007 for Mac software compatible with OS X Lion. The software is now available directly from Quicken.

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Apple’s iPad Event Seen Through Tweets (Graph)

Posted on 09/03/2012 by J. Glenn Künzler

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@twittercomms has published a graph of iPad-related Twitter activity during Apple’s keynote on Wednesday. The peak moments were when Apple announced the price and next generation wireless.

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