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Seagate 1TB Hybrid vs. WD Black2 Dual Drive - Maximum PC

Windows news ticker - Thu, 2014-07-31 19:33

Maximum PC

Seagate 1TB Hybrid vs. WD Black2 Dual Drive
Maximum PC
Both Seagate and WD have a one-drive solution to this problem, with Seagate offering a hybrid 1TB hard drive with an SSD cache for SSD-esque performance, and WD offering a no-compromise 2.5-inch drive with both an SSD and an HDD. These drives are arch ...

Review: M4VGear Kills DRM on iTunes Videos - BestTechie

Windows news ticker - Thu, 2014-07-31 19:26

BestTechie

Review: M4VGear Kills DRM on iTunes Videos
BestTechie
For starters, if you use iTunes on a Windows PC and otherwise stick with Android devices, M4VGear will allow you to watch the videos you buy through iTunes (which may only be available on iTunes, depending on the content) on whatever device you want ...

CyberLink Media Suite 12 Ultimate: A great value-for-money bundle [Review] - BetaNews

Windows news ticker - Thu, 2014-07-31 18:17

BetaNews

CyberLink Media Suite 12 Ultimate: A great value-for-money bundle [Review]
BetaNews
This was probably an issue with our local system, though, and CyberLink's support pages quickly revealed the solution. A simple cleanup tool properly removed the previous build and the installer then ran correctly. Once everything has finished, a ...

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Asus X102B review - Pocket-lint.com

Windows news ticker - Thu, 2014-07-31 18:07

Pocket-lint.com

Asus X102B review
Pocket-lint.com
That means a 1,366 x 768 resolution with reasonable brightness and so-so viewing angles - it's the latter that's among the biggest problem we've had with almost all Chromebooks we've seen, echoed again here in this Windows device. However the inclusion ...

Broken windows, broken policy - Amsterdam News

Windows news ticker - Thu, 2014-07-31 17:18

Broken windows, broken policy
Amsterdam News
But his staunch commitment to broken windows policing is problematic. While training is important, it is an empty solution to this problem. We've heard it after most incidents of deadly use of excessive force by NYPD officers: Anthony Baez, Ramarley ...

Is iOS 7 competing with the Windows market? - StreetWise Tech

Windows news ticker - Thu, 2014-07-31 12:26

Is iOS 7 competing with the Windows market?
StreetWise Tech
A solution that seems to work for the moment is to stop the iCloud synchronization for Pages, Number and Keynote, an emergency solution however, that should be only temporary because it does not solve the underlying issue. Apple has already released ...

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Hackers Can Control Your Phone Using a Tool That's Already Built Into It - Wired

Windows news ticker - Thu, 2014-07-31 12:01

Hackers Can Control Your Phone Using a Tool That's Already Built Into It
Wired
They haven't looked at Windows Mobile devices yet. The researchers say there's no sign that anyone has exploited the vulnerabilities in the wild, and the company that makes the tool has issued a fix that solves the problem. But it's now up to carriers ...

Is broken windows Philly's new stop-and-frisk? - Philadelphia City Paper

Windows news ticker - Thu, 2014-07-31 04:00

Is broken windows Philly's new stop-and-frisk?
Philadelphia City Paper
Roman, the criminologist, says that a broken-windows policy persists amongst law enforcement not because it's effective, but because “for every complicated problem, there's a solution that's simple, intuitive and wrong. And broken windows is simple ...

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Pronto.ly's Contactless Ultrasound Transfer Tech Aims To Best NFC - TechCrunch

Windows news ticker - Wed, 2014-07-30 21:35

TechCrunch

Pronto.ly's Contactless Ultrasound Transfer Tech Aims To Best NFC
TechCrunch
But the fact you need a dedicated chip at all to fire this contactless medium up is arguably the problem. NFC's requirement of needing a large enough user-base to make the tech useful has generally hampered adoption of both chips and NFC-enabled ...

Behind the App: The Story of Plex - Lifehacker

Windows news ticker - Wed, 2014-07-30 19:06

Behind the App: The Story of Plex
Lifehacker
At its most basic, Plex is an app that lets you stream media from your desktop to any other device, whether you're using a phone or a tablet or another computer. But it's slowly become an entire ecosystem of media management across virtually every ...

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Med college irked by monkey business - Times of India

Windows news ticker - Wed, 2014-07-30 16:55

Med college irked by monkey business
Times of India
... from their side. The only solution to this problem is to launch a sterilization drive as shooing them away has proved ineffective," said college principal Ajay Agarwal. ... Grills have been installed in windows of the different wards to check their ...

Looking Back at the Astrodome's History - News 92 FM

Windows news ticker - Wed, 2014-07-30 16:28

News 92 FM

Looking Back at the Astrodome's History
News 92 FM
So they painted the roof windows and the grass turned to dirt. Then there was another first, artificial turf being developed by Monsanto called “Chem-Grass.” “It was actually being invented for use on inner-city playgrounds,” Gast said. The problem was ...

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Dell's solution to the Windows/x86 disaster recovery problem - TechRepublic

Windows news ticker - Wed, 2014-07-30 14:27

Dell's solution to the Windows/x86 disaster recovery problem
TechRepublic
One reason is a history in Windows/x86 computing of hosting office systems like word processing and email that haven't been regarded to be as mission critical as the systems of record that run on mainframes and mini-computers. Consequently, businesses ...

Samsung delays Tizen OS launch indefinitely due to lack of apps - Network World

Windows news ticker - Wed, 2014-07-30 13:48

Samsung delays Tizen OS launch indefinitely due to lack of apps
Network World
Its solution was the Tizen operating system, a Linux derivative that was supposed to be Samsung's ticket to freedom. The problem is that in the smartphone world, unlike featurephones, apps are as important as, oh, being able to make phone calls. Ten ...

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The Haven 2.0 With Shadyac gone, hours cut, what's next for day shelter? - C-VILLE Weekly

Windows news ticker - Wed, 2014-07-30 12:16

C-VILLE Weekly

The Haven 2.0 With Shadyac gone, hours cut, what's next for day shelter?
C-VILLE Weekly
Inside the Gothic-revival sanctuary on Market Street under sunlight streaming through stained-glass windows, a woman is getting a massage. Flowers decorate tables in the dining area, where the day's breakfast menu .... “You really can't make any ...

Kingsbury supervisor apologizes to homeowner for softball damage - Glens Falls Post-Star

Windows news ticker - Wed, 2014-07-30 12:03

Kingsbury supervisor apologizes to homeowner for softball damage
Glens Falls Post-Star
Webster, who has lived outside the field's outfield fence for three decades, has been coming to Town Board and Hudson Falls Village Board meetings for several years and said the issue is even worse than it has been. “I got hit so many times ... Webster ...

Cortana Will Arrive In India On The Windows Phone 8.1 Update 1 By Next Week - CrazyEngineers

Windows news ticker - Wed, 2014-07-30 11:50

Cortana Will Arrive In India On The Windows Phone 8.1 Update 1 By Next Week
CrazyEngineers
Messaging on a Windows Phone smartphone was rather tricky because it did not allow users to select and delete specific messages. This problem has been solved with the new update. The Store app Live Tile is able to show information regarding a new app ...

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Can't install Windows 8.1 - Tom's Hardware Guide

Windows news ticker - Wed, 2014-07-30 01:12

Can't install Windows 8.1
Tom's Hardware Guide
A couple of few days I made a new PC from a pre built one. Since I changed the motherboard, I had to get a new OS. I got my 64 bit Windows 8.1 DVD and key but I keep getting the error code 0x80070017, is there a way to fix this? Right now i'm running ...

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Could Silicon Valley Become the Next Camden? - The Atlantic

Windows news ticker - Tue, 2014-07-29 20:45

Could Silicon Valley Become the Next Camden?
The Atlantic
My apartment is in a converted factory that fills a city block, and its wall of 14-foot-tall windows was designed to create a well-lit space for industrial workers. From those windows, I can see the river where barges once brought in raw ... Johnson ...

State View: No going back now on Mich. fireworks law - The Daily Telegram

Windows news ticker - Tue, 2014-07-29 15:51

State View: No going back now on Mich. fireworks law
The Daily Telegram
Revenue and our proximity to fireworks-legal states means that — as much as we'd prefer to sleep with the windows open in July — we'll need to work our neighbors and police to keep firecrackers reasonably managed. email · print ... A follow-up law ...