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2006 Mini Core2Duo CPU, Mini 2,1 EFI, OS X Mountain Lion Upgrades:
Added another 2006 Mini owner report on a Core 2 Duo CPU swap (T7200/2GHz), EFI Update (2,1) and OS X 10.8.3 upgrade (first ML report) to our page on 2006-08 Mac Mini CPU/EFI/Lion Upgrades. (The early Intel mini models have socketed CPU.)
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Listing/links of updates to mod/upgrade articles, tips and reviews you may have missed. (Internal Mini-PCIe Card Mods (eSATA/USB 3.0), 2012 Mac Mini SSD upgrades, $250 Mac Pro Dual 3.2GHz Quad-Core CPU Upgrade, DIY OS X Fusion drives, Low-Cost 2006 Mac Mini CPU Upgrades/unofficial EFI updates, 2012 Mac Mini HDMI video problems/display tips/USB 3.0 interference, mods and more)
Previous Day's News Summary:
    Thursday May 16th, 2013 News Archive
  • Mid-2012 MacBook Air Flash Storage Firmware Update
  • iTunes 11.0.3 Update info/download (with security fixes)
  • Review: Newer Technology miniStack MAX (storagereview)
  • Review: Seagate Wireless Plus - Wifi hard drive for iOS and Macs/PCs
  • Qx2 RAID w/FW800/400, eSATA, USB 2.0 and available USB 3.0 (Sponsor blog)
  • App Store Marks 50 Billionth Download (press release)
  • Op-Ed: Apple and Security
  • Turning Off IPhone Critical to Pilots Citing Interference
  • Skype 6.4 for Mac With Easier to Use Instant Messaging
  • TenFourFox 17.0.6 (browser for G3/G4/G5 macs)
  • New/Updated Apple Support/How-To/Troubleshooting Docs:
    - About the security content of iTunes 11.0.3
    - iCloud: Troubleshooting the Find My iPhone app
    - Xsan 3: Invisible "__defragtmp" files are created after using snfsdefrag
    - Remote Desktop: Clients unavailable if screen locked or curtained during logout
  • Other News/Reviews/Op-Ed/Tech/OT:
    - iTunes 11.0.3 for Windows 64-Bit
    - Review: HP StoreEasy 5530
    - Google launches streaming music service ahead of Apple
    - Making sure your Java isn't a load of old rubbish
    - Govt should get a warrant before email, cloud storage snooping
    - Review: Ghostbusters (Mastered in 4K) (Blu-ray)
    - Review: Spider-Man (2002) (Mastered in 4K) (Blu-ray)
    - Review: The Amazing Spider-Man (Mastered in 4K) (Blu-ray)
    - Review: Total Recall (2012) (Mastered in 4K) (Blu-ray)
    - Acoustic Art for Your Home Theater Room

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