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Windows 8 security updates said to be less intrusive – SlashGear



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Windows 8 security updates said to be less intrusive
SlashGear
There are few things that get my day off to a worse start than sitting down at my desk, waking my computer up, and realizing a security update has been applied that rebooted my computer. I also hate when I am working and the security update reboot
Microsoft: We won't update others' Windows appsComputerworld
Windows 8 aims to make security updates less painfulRegister
Microsoft: Windows 8 Will Minimize Auto-Restart HeadachesPC Magazine
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Apple Names Levinson Chairman; Google to Unveil Music Store – TheStreet.com



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Apple Names Levinson Chairman; Google to Unveil Music Store
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Genentech Chairman Levinson has been a co-lead of Apple's board since 2005, but will now serve as non-executive chairman. Apple also announced that Disney(DIS) CEO Robert Iger will join the iPhone maker's board.
Apple appoints Arthur Levinson as new chairmanTG Daily
Completing the New Regime at AppleMacNewsWorld
Apple names Arthur Levinson non-exec chairUSA Today
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Russian, US crew safely dock with space station – Reuters



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Russian, US crew safely dock with space station
Reuters
MOSCOW, Nov 16 (Reuters) – Three astronauts in Russia's Soyuz spacecraft safely docked with the International Space Station on Wednesday, to the relief of agencies who had feared they might have to leave the orbiting base empty for the first time in a
Two Russian cosmonauts and an American astronaut have arrived on the BBC News
Three men and an Angry Bird move into space stationmsnbc.com
Space Station Gets 3 New TenantsTIME
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Birth of the Intel 4004 – the First Microprocessor – iProgrammer



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Birth of the Intel 4004 – the First Microprocessor
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Intel is celebrating the 40th anniversary of its 4004 microprocessor, the first customer programmable chip and the one that led on to the Intel design dominating the processors we use. We look at how all this came to pass. The Intel processor has been
Intel marks 40 years of the 4004 microprocessorInquirer
Intel 4004, the first CPU, is 40 years old todayExtremeTech
Happy Birthday, 4004! Intel's First Microprocessor Turns the Big 4-0PCWorld
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Nokia promo video shows off Nokia 900 – SlashGear



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Nokia promo video shows off Nokia 900
SlashGear
A new promo video has turned up today that shows off a different smartphone that hasn't been announced yet. The phone in the video is thought to be the Nokia N900 otherwise known as the Ace. It appears to have a lot of Nokia 700 DNA in the design with
Nokia will make a Windows 8 tabletTG Daily
Nokia is making better Lumia handsets and a Windows 8 tabletInquirer
Nokia Lumia 800 goes on sale in UKTechRadar UK
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Report: Steve Jobs Considered Building Apple Mobile Network – PC Magazine



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Report: Steve Jobs Considered Building Apple Mobile Network
PC Magazine
It should be no surprise that Steve Jobs liked to do things himself, hence Apple's "walled garden" approach, but did the company almost become a wireless carrier? Jobs reportedly "wanted to replace carriers," according to wireless
Jobs mulled building his own mobile network for iPhonesRegister
Jobs schemed Apple WiFi carrier plot for original iPhoneSlashGear
Steve Jobs wanted to 'replace' carriers using Wi-Fi spectrumCNET
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Facebook Blames Porn Attack On Browser Bugs – InformationWeek



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Facebook Blames Porn Attack On Browser Bugs
InformationWeek
Attack spread a massive quantity of hardcore pornography and violence images via a cross-site scripting flaw. By Mathew J. Schwartz InformationWeek Facebook officials on Wednesday acknowledged that the site had been hit by a spam attack that unleashed
Facebook targeted with porn, violent imagesUSA Today
Facebook says it has stopped most of recent spam wave; warns users to remain Washington Post
Facebook 'eliminates most of porn image spam attack'BBC News
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Nook Tablet Arrives Earlier than Expected – Mashable



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Nook Tablet Arrives Earlier than Expected
Mashable
Customers who've pre-ordered Barnes & Noble's Nook Tablet will receive it on Wednesday, two days ahead of schedule, a Barnes & Noble spokesperson told CNET. Also, customers who've pre-ordered the device for in-store pickup will be able to do so
In Fire vs Nook: It's Fire by a noseUSA Today
7 reasons the Kindle Fire is better than the iPadZDNet (blog)
Tear Down of Amazon's Kindle Fire Shows Texas Instruments Dominates GutsPCWorld (blog)
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Ancient moths reveal their true colors to researchers – msnbc.com



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Ancient moths reveal their true colors to researchers
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A 47-million-year-old fossil moth from Messel, Germany. The moth is in glycerine, which make its structural colors appear yellow. By Stephanie Pappas Fossilized moth wings that look blue in death would have been yellow-green in life, a new study finds,
Moth's True Colors Shine After 47 Million yearsWired News
Psychedelic-Colored Insects Flew Ancient SkiesDiscovery News
Ancient Moths Reveal Wing ColorsRedOrbit
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Samsung Becomes Biggest Smartphone Vendor, as Android’s Market Share Grows – PCWorld



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Samsung Becomes Biggest Smartphone Vendor, as Android's Market Share Grows
PCWorld
By Mikael Ricknäs, IDG News Samsung became the biggest smartphone vendor in the world during the third quarter, and Android's market share has surpassed 50 percent for the first time, market research company Gartner said on Tuesday as it reported on
Android runs 52% of smartphones soldThe Guardian
Google's Android Software Passes Half of Smartphone Sales, Gartner SaysBloomberg
Bye-bye PC, hello smartphoneBBC News
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