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Report: 2006 Mac Pro (1,1) Dual X5355 (Quad-Core) CPU Upgrade
Rob sent notes and GeekBench scores on his low-cost Dual Xeon 5355 upgrade (under $60) to his 2006 Mac Pro with 16GB ram, 9 internal drives, RAID, Radeon 5770, running OS X 10.7.5.
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Previous News Archive Summary:
    Thursday December 12th, 2013 News
  • Updated notes on No HDMI Audio after Wake from Sleep in OS X Mavericks
  • GOG's DRM-Free Winter Sale (free Fallout games for a limited time)
  • Rayman Origins arrives for the Mac
  • Adobe Lightroom 5.3 for Mac
  • Adobe DNG Converter 8.3 for Mac
  • Adobe Premiere Pro CC 7.2 Update
  • Adobe Media Encoder CC 7.2 for Mac
  • Adobe SpeedGrade CC 7.2 Update for Mac
  • Google goes offline with Chrome Apps for Mac
  • Apple aims to thwart Web page spoofers
  • Updated Apple Support/How-To/Troubleshooting Articles:
    - iCloud security and privacy overview
    - Wi-Fi Quick Assist and Wireless Diagnostics
    - OS X Unable to log in with AuthenTec TrueSuite installed
    - About OS X Mavericks Activity Monitor
    - Using captioning features in OS X Mavericks
    - Updating OS X and Mac App Store apps
    - Understanding iOS Control Center
  • News/Reviews/Updates/Tech/Op-Ed/OT:
    - Nvidia G-Sync Review
    - PS4 System Software Update 1.52
    - SanDisk Optimus Eco 400GB SAS SSD Review
    - OCZ Releases Intrepid 3000 Enterprise SSD
    - Wireless carriers and FCC agree on unlocking cellphones
    - Startup Puts Wireless Charging in a Box

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