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News Archive for Wednesday, December 19th, 2012

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Previous news summary:
    Monday, December 17th, 2012 News Archive
  • 2006 Mac Pro 8-Core (Dual x5365) CPU Upgrade + Mac Pro 2,1 EFI Update
  • Late-2012 13-inch Retina MacBook Pro EFI Update v1.1 (info/download)
  • Late-2012 iMac EFI Update 2.0 (info/download)
  • WiFi Update 1.0 for Late-2012 Macs running 10.8.2 Build 12C2034 (info/download)
  • SoftRAID 4.5(.1) Update (with fix for Data Corruption w/Late 2012 Mac Mini)
  • Mirrors for (1st Gen) ATV Cloner (added to Apple TV Hard Drive Upgrade page)
  • (Short) Review of Late-2012 iMac 21.5 inch
  • Apple in 2013: Five predictions (2013 mac pro not mentioned)
  • VLC media player v2.0.5 (Developer blog with change notes)
  • New/Updated Apple Support/How-To/Troubleshooting Articles:
    - iCloud: Photo Stream FAQ
    - iCloud: Using and troubleshooting Shared Photo Streams
    - iCloud: Troubleshooting iCloud Bookmarks and Reading List
    - Open Directory replication doesn't work; "Size Limit exceeded" in slapd.log (new)
    - Apple ID: About the temporary support PIN
    - iPad: Using the iPad Camera Connection Kit
    - iOS: Using Passbook
  • Other News/Reviews/Op-Ed/Alerts/OT:
    - Linksys EA6500 review: User-friendly 802.11ac router w/decent performance
    - Cisco Said to Hire Barclays to Sell Linksys Division
    - Samsung acquires Nvelo, maker of SSD tech
    - SSDs In High Demand (sponsor blog)
    - Suspected security hole found in some Samsung devices
    - The PC's past and Intel's future
    - Top 25 Tech Gifts for 2012

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