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Previous Day's News Summary:
    Monday April 8, 2013 News Archive
  • DIY Fusion Drives page updated (tips on Fusion drive partitions)
  • Borderlands 2 Mac App Update Brings New Features and Content
  • Reminder on Lacie D2 Quadra firmware update (to support 3TB drives)
  • Apple forum thread on Smudges behind Display glass (iMacs/LCDs) now 67 pages
  • Apple goes Rogue with next-gen iPhone's super-fast graphics
  • iPad 5, iPad mini 2 release on track after USPTO revision
  • WebKit fracture puts a pinch on open-source browser efforts
  • Free iOS app service AppGratis pulled from App Store
  • OWC's April Garage Sale (sponsor blog)
  • When strange ads appear on, without Apple knowing
  • New/Updated Apple Support/How-To/Troubleshooting Docs:
    - Mac notebooks: Determining battery cycle count
    - Mac notebooks: Hardware Test may report SNS alert if power adapter not connected
    - Apple TV: Use same Apple ID when enabling home sharing from computers
    - Mac App Store: Sign in sheet does not appear, or does not accept typed text
    - T-Mobile USA: Understanding network compatibility of unlocked iPhone 5
    - iPhone: Wireless carrier support and features
    - Identifying iPhone models
    - iOS: Wi-Fi settings grayed out or dim
    - iOS: Restore error 3194 or 'This device isn't eligible for requested build'
    - FCPro X, Motion 5, Compressor 4: Run Software Update after installation to get Pro Apps QT codecs
  • Other News/Reviews/Op-Ed/Tech/OT:
    - Blackmagic Design announces Pocket Cinema Camera
    - Blackmagic Design announces Production Camera 4K
    - Experiments with multi-boot selection with UEFI boot manager
    - Rumor: Next Generation Xbox may be announced on May 21
    - Microsoft Said to Use AMD Chips in Next Xbox to Spur Titles
    - Time Warner Cable Says Phone Outage Affects 800,000 Customers
    - Torment Closes as the Best Funded Game in Kickstarter History
    - Researchers create 3Gbps LiFi network with LED bulbs
    - Scientists build synthetic cells and tissues using 3D printing
    - Botched IT Project Will Destroy A Major Corporation in Near Future
    - Rumor: Google negotiating $1 billion acquisition of WhatsApp
    - Fusion-io Unveils 1.6 TB ioFX for Workstation Applications
    - TV show 'Defiance' dovetails drama with video game
    - Review: Sony Bravia XBR-84X900 Ultra HDTV
    - Microsoft sells its IPTV business to Ericsson
    - EA the worst company in America? Again?
    - Review: Paradigm Atom Monitor 7
    - 10 Very Costly Typos

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