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These Cheap, Invisible Solar Cells Can Be Spray&Painted On Anything - Co.Exist

Windows news ticker - Fri, 2014-12-19 11:21

Co.Exist

These Cheap, Invisible Solar Cells Can Be Spray&Painted On Anything
Co.Exist
After a solution filled with the nano-sized solar cells is printed on a flexible film, it can be rolled up and carried away to wrap on anything. "They wind up like a roll of wallpaper you might buy from a hardware store," Kramer explains. "Then you ...

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Civil Rights Marches Versus the Right to Puke - CounterPunch

Windows news ticker - Fri, 2014-12-19 10:37

Civil Rights Marches Versus the Right to Puke
CounterPunch
THE DECAY OF AMERICAN MEDIA — Patrick L. Smith on the decline and fall of American journalism; Peter Lee on China and its Uyghur problem; Dave Macaray on brain trauma, profits and the NFL; Lee Ballinger on the bloody history of cotton. PLUS: “The ...

Seattle police using data on car prowl 'hot spots' to combat the thefts - Q13 FOX

Windows news ticker - Fri, 2014-12-19 07:05

Seattle police using data on car prowl 'hot spots' to combat the thefts
Q13 FOX
SEATTLE — Car prowls can happen anywhere in the city — day or night — and you only have to leave your car for a second. “I went to my car and it looked like the window was open and I was surprised and when I opened it it was unlocked and when I got ...

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Elementary: “End Of Watch” - A.V. Club Denver/Boulder

Windows news ticker - Fri, 2014-12-19 04:12

Elementary: “End Of Watch”
A.V. Club Denver/Boulder
It's not a bad procedural case in and of itself: there's never any attempt to create mystery surrounding the perpetrator, with the solution relying on connecting dots gathered throughout the episode as opposed to a major “reveal” or something similar ...

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Get with the times: Akubra takes a step into the 21st century - ZDNet

Windows news ticker - Fri, 2014-12-19 00:42

ZDNet

Get with the times: Akubra takes a step into the 21st century
ZDNet
Palin said it was a fitting solution, because it's often difficult -- particularly in the textiles industry -- to buy off-the-shelf software, and with FileMaker it enabled the company the ability to customise the software. "So making hats, suffice to ...

ZZ Photo Is A Photo App That Can Organize Your Snapshots By Pet - TechCrunch

Windows news ticker - Thu, 2014-12-18 22:29

ZZ Photo Is A Photo App That Can Organize Your Snapshots By Pet
TechCrunch
Does your photo management solution recognize your cat? Your mom? Your dog? No, it does not. That's why there's ZZ Photo. The app, built by a Ukrainian team, is essentially a shoebox for all of your photos but with a few smarts built in. It is Windows ...

Microsoft Irons Out Bluescreen Problems in Windows 10 Preview - Redmond Channel Partner

Windows news ticker - Thu, 2014-12-18 19:30

Microsoft Irons Out Bluescreen Problems in Windows 10 Preview
Redmond Channel Partner
... Windows forum post, which provided a workaround solution. However, the workaround isn't needed now, as Aul indicated in a Twitter post on Tuesday that the latest hotfix issued for the Windows 10 preview had addressed the Explorer.exe problem: ...

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Microsoft Releases Hotfix to Solve Windows 10 Update Problem - Tech Times

Windows news ticker - Thu, 2014-12-18 15:00

Maximum PC

Microsoft Releases Hotfix to Solve Windows 10 Update Problem
Tech Times
According to Gabriel Aul of Microsoft, the easiest solution is now available through Windows Update which offers a new hotfix to the problem. "One more hotfix today for #WindowsInsiders addressing a second high frequency explorer.exe crash. Replicating ...
New Microsoft Security Fix Is Worse Than the ProblemThe New American
Microsoft Issues Hotfix for Windows 10 Update Issue, 12 Percent of Users RejoiceMaximum PC
Microsoft Suggests Windows 10 Preview Problems Mostly Fixed NowRedmondmag.com

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Best High-End Laptops: Holiday 2014 - AnandTech

Windows news ticker - Thu, 2014-12-18 13:05

AnandTech

Best High-End Laptops: Holiday 2014
AnandTech
About the only knock against the MacBook Pro Retina 15 (or 13 if you don't need the added performance of a quad-core CPU and Iris Pro Graphics / GT 750M) is that the price is higher than the competition, but there is not a single Windows laptop that ...

WD Green speed? - Tom's Hardware

Windows news ticker - Thu, 2014-12-18 07:52

WD Green speed?
Tom's Hardware
I'm sorry to hear you have issues with your drive. Have you tested it with DLG (Data Lifeguard Diagnostic) when you say that the SMART attributes are OK? I'd recommend that you run also the Extended Test to see what's the situation and give a feedback ...

Patrolling a Disputed Line, Israeli Border Police Become a Focus of Anger - New York Times

Windows news ticker - Thu, 2014-12-18 01:06

New York Times

Patrolling a Disputed Line, Israeli Border Police Become a Focus of Anger
New York Times
The barrage bounced off the vehicle's special plastic windows and the metal grating covering its windshield. That is a routine event for members of the force charged with the challenging task ... Chief Superintendent Ketafi had said as he toured the ...

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Lumia 535 Touch Problems, Bug Fixes: Microsoft Developing Update to Fix Issues - Christian Post

Windows news ticker - Thu, 2014-12-18 00:17

Christian Post

Lumia 535 Touch Problems, Bug Fixes: Microsoft Developing Update to Fix Issues
Christian Post
The video from Winphone Viet showed problems with the phone's multi-touch feature as the touch screen on the smartphone made it hard for the user to use the Word Flow, which is a Swype-style swipe feature that is available on Windows Phone 8.1 and is ...
Microsoft Admits to Lumia 535 Touch-Sensitive Screen Bug; Company to ...International Business Times, India Edition

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Bird-Friendly Film Solution Sought for New Glassy Stadium - Window Film magazine

Windows news ticker - Wed, 2014-12-17 15:49

Bird-Friendly Film Solution Sought for New Glassy Stadium
Window Film magazine
Glass is no new foe to birds, but the ongoing construction of the new Minnesota Vikings' stadium—which will utilize approximately 190,000 square feet of glass in a migratory area—has gotten the fresh attention of activists and legislators alike ...

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2014: I'm still sick of Android - ZDNet

Windows news ticker - Wed, 2014-12-17 13:11

ZDNet

2014: I'm still sick of Android
ZDNet
In 2014, I'm now on my third generation of iPhone purchases and my second generation of Windows Phone. ... Until that problem is solved, I'm going to be extremely reluctant to spend my hard-earned money on Android tablets, let alone smartphones.

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Windows 8 tablets give SMBs more bang for the buck thanks to easy deployment ... - TabTimes (blog)

Windows news ticker - Wed, 2014-12-17 08:15

TabTimes (blog)

Windows 8 tablets give SMBs more bang for the buck thanks to easy deployment ...
TabTimes (blog)
It can be a challenge for small-to-medium-sized-businesses (SMBs) to pick a mobile platform because the decision involves more than just choosing a device. The new generation of lightweight tablets provides unprecedented mobility for sales people, ...

New Microsoft Security Fix Is Worse Than the Problem - The New American

Windows news ticker - Tue, 2014-12-16 22:50

Redmondmag.com

New Microsoft Security Fix Is Worse Than the Problem
The New American
The update, KB 3004394, was released on December 9 and "is causing additional problem[s] on computers that are running Windows 7 Service Pack 1 (SP1) and Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1. This includes the inability to install future updates, " according to ...
Microsoft Suggests Windows 10 Preview Problems Mostly Fixed NowRedmondmag.com
Microsoft Issues Hotfix for Windows 10 Update Issue, 12 Percent of Users RejoiceMaximum PC

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Microsoft puts a wrecking ball to the language barrier - Fortune

Windows news ticker - Tue, 2014-12-16 19:36

TechNewsWorld

Microsoft puts a wrecking ball to the language barrier
Fortune
In developing such a platform, Microsoft Research MSFT has not only solved an extremely difficult computational problem that has for years dogged academics, researchers, and even DARPA, the research arm of the U.S. Department of Defense. ... The result ...
Real-Time Skype Translator Begins Its Beta PhaseGadget Review (blog)

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Here's Where the New OneDrive Strategy Falls Apart - Paul Thurrott's SuperSite for Windows

Windows news ticker - Tue, 2014-12-16 17:59

Paul Thurrott's SuperSite for Windows

Here's Where the New OneDrive Strategy Falls Apart
Paul Thurrott's SuperSite for Windows
In Windows 8.x, Microsoft came up with an elegant solution to the "big cloud storage/little local storage" issue: It lets you see all of your OneDrive contents directly in File Explorer, but what you're really seeing is placeholder files that represent ...

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This cop might be the next GOP star - USA TODAY

Windows news ticker - Tue, 2014-12-16 17:28

USA TODAY

This cop might be the next GOP star
USA TODAY
Framed by bay windows, leaning back with one ankle propped up on a knee and fingers drumming the leather as his gray cat circles around him, he calls to mind a politician in repose, and it's easier to imagine him running for office than running the ...

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Sydney Cafe Siege Ends in Deaths, Questions - Wall Street Journal

Windows news ticker - Tue, 2014-12-16 08:05

Wall Street Journal

Sydney Cafe Siege Ends in Deaths, Questions
Wall Street Journal
For 40 minutes, their show carried a live broadcast of the siege, capturing fuzzy pictures of a man pacing inside the cafe through windows emblazoned with golden letters reading “Merry Christmas.” Police poured into Martin Place. Soon, a 200-yard ...
Sydney hostage crisis ends, both Indians escapeOdisha Sun Times
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