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News Archive for Wednesday, December 5th, 2012

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Previous news summary:
    Tuesday, December 4th, 2012 News Archive
  • Latest WebKit Build Doubles Scrolling Performance on Retina MacBook Pro
  • New iMac is Apple's best ever (fortune)
  • Apple Launches iTunes Store in 56 Additional Countries
  • Power2U AC/USB In-Wall Charging Outlet on sale for $11.50 (sponsor blog)
  • Gmail 2.0 comes to iOS with new design, added features
  • Plex Media Server v0.9.7.7 - Fixes (blog)
  • iWork 9.3 Update D/L page (includes Pages 4.3, Numbers 2.3, Keynote 5.3)
  • New/Updated Apple Support/How-To/Troubleshooting Articles:
    - iTunes 11: 'The device cannot be found' when attempting to restore an Apple TV
    - Apple TV (2nd/3rd gen): Unable to play content or update using Ethernet
    - FCPro X, Motion 5, Compressor 4: Using "This Computer Plus" or other configured cluster
    - About the iWork 9.3 Update
    - iWork for iOS: About iTunes File Sharing
    - iWork for iOS: Backing up your iWork for iOS files
    - How Keynote for iOS handles builds imported from PowerPoint
    - How Keynote for iOS handles transitions imported from PowerPoint
    - Keynote for iOS: How to add video to a slide
    - Keynote for iOS: About builds and transitions
    - Keynote for iOS: Changes when importing a Keynote for Mac presentation
    - Pages for iOS: Changes when importing a Pages for Mac document
    - Numbers for iOS: Changes when importing a Numbers for Mac spreadsheet
    - Xsan Admin "Volume is not running" alert after upgrading Xsan metadata controllers to Lion
  • Other News/Reviews/Tips/Alerts/OT:
    - Relationship Between Spare Area and Performance Consistency in SSDs
    - SMS Vulnerability in Twitter, Facebook and Venmo
    - EMC, VMware to merge data and cloud app assets into new group
    - New HP Hotspot LaserJet Pro M1218nfs can act as Wi-Fi hot spot
    - Six built-in Windows utilities no one knows about
    - Review of 'The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey'
    - (S&V) Gaming Moments of the Year 2012
    - Flophouse: The Epic Entertainment Fails of 2012
    - Original Batmobile on the Auction Block

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