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Previous News Archive Summary:
    Friday Sept. 27th, 2013 News Archive
  • 2006 Mac Mini T7400 (2.16GHz) Core2Duo CPU Upgrade
  • Tips for Problems/Errors Restoring an Apple TV (USB Cable)
  • Trouble Waking Up After a Deep Sleep?
  • Recap of tips to prevent Macs from shutting down in sleep
  • German court rules Apple photo-mgmt patent invalid because of Jobs' keynote
  • iPhone 5S Review
  • New/Updated Apple Support/How-To/Troubleshooting Articles:
    - Troubleshooting restoring an iCloud backup
    - How to find and remove duplicate items in your iTunes library
    - iTunes Store: About Mastered for iTunes
    - iPhone: Microphone issues
    - iPhone 5s: About Touch ID security
    - iOS: Setting up Home Sharing on your iOS device
    - iOS: Setting up an email account
    - Apple Configurator: Wi-Fi profile may not work with WPA2 security
    - Xsan 3: Invisible "__defragtmp" files are created after using snfsdefrag
    - Xsan: System doesn't start up or volume doesn't mount after labeling LUNs in Xsan Admin
  • Other New/Reviews/Tech/OT:
    - Valve's Steam Controller: A different kind of gamepad
    - NEC PA242W GB-LED backlit 24in Monitor Review
    - Hefty price premium awaits early DDR4 memory adopters
    - (SteamOS) The Next Giant Leap in PC Gaming Is a Console?
    - 100 Skills Every Man Should Know: The Instructions
    - The death of the home stereo system
    - Driving the 2014 Corvette Stingray
    - Friday Photo Finds

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