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  • News: Go Paperless With OfficeDrop

    The original dream of the paperless office has faded some in recent years. We're at least 20 years into the digital revolution (or longer, depending on when you started counting), and the typical workplace is still drowning in paperwork. Since you can't seem to escape paper entirely, you might at least want to avoid storing it for years on end.

  • News: Google Chrome to Get Native Voice, Video Chat

    Google Chrome will soon have voice and video chat functionality built right in, removing the need for third-party plugins and downloads, according to comments on a Google developer forum. The move will allow any third-party developer to create a real-time communications application for the browser through a set of JavaScript APIs (Application Programming Interfaces) as well as HTML 5.

  • How-Tos: Find and play high-resolution audio on the Mac

    Everybody is familiar with high-definition video these days, which packs more visual information (more pixels) into the shows you see on TV and on Blu-ray discs. But you may not know much about high-resolution audio, which offers music in formats with clarity and fidelity that can be superior to that of CDs. I took a look at the current offerings, and how you can play these high-resolution files on a Mac. Here’s what you need to know.

  • News: Lodsys requests two extra months to reply to Apple's motion

    Back on June 9, Apple filed a motion seeking to intervene as a defendant in Lodsys’s patent infringement lawsuit against various iOS, Mac, and Android software developers. The court has yet to rule on Apple’s motion, and now may take even longer: Lodsys on Tuesday filed an “Unopposed Motion For Extension of Time to respond to Apple Inc.’s Motion to Intervene.”

  • News: Nokia reveals details of Symbian deal with Accenture

    Nokia said on Wednesday it has finalized an agreement with Accenture to develop the Symbian mobile OS as the company retrenches in a competitive mobile device market.

  • News: Eclipse's annual software release train arrives

    The Indigo release train features work from 62 project teams and emphasizes Java and modeling

  • News: SlideShare deepens ties with LinkedIn

    SlideShare, a site for posting, viewing, rating and commenting on business presentations, documents and videos, is deepening its integration with LinkedIn, the professional networking site.

  • How-Tos: How to change the download destination folder in Safari

    When you download files from the web to your PC, they are automatically stored in a folder, the location of which is set by your browser automatically. However, it is very easy to change this location yourself

  • Feature: Five of the best spam fighting tools

    A recent report from McAfee revealed that spam in the first quarter of 2011 dropped to half of what they were a year ago. However that's still 1.5 trillion spam messages being sent per day, which is three times the number of legitimate email messages that are sent.

  • News: Tesco Bank in chaos as customer login choked offline for third day

    Some Tesco Bank customers have been unable to see their accounts for a third day, prompting scores of angry comments online.

  • News: Mozilla retires Firefox 4 from security support

    Unnoticed in the Tuesday release of Firefox 5 was Mozilla's decision to retire Firefox 4, the browser it shipped just three months ago.

  • News: Dropbox left document storage accounts open for four hours

    Due to an editing error, the first and eighth paragraphs of the story "Dropbox left document storage accounts open for four hours," posted Tuesday, incorrectly identified the day on which Dropbox accidentally turned off password authentication. The incident occurred on Sunday.

  • News: Government's Equality body wasted £875k on ditched website

    The taxpayer-funded Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) has been slammed by the national Audit Office (NAO) watchdog for wasting £874,000 of on a website that was later abandoned due to “serious technical difficulties.”

  • News: New LightSquared plan faces attack, uncertainty

    The coast is not yet clear for LightSquared's hybrid satellite-LTE network despite the company's announcement on Monday that it has found a solution to interference with GPS.

  • News: Mozilla ships Firefox 5, holds to new rapid-release plan

    Mozilla today delivered the final version of Firefox 5, the first edition under the new faster-release regime it kicked off earlier this year.

  • News: Apple launches Final Cut Pro X

    Apple has announced the launch of Final Cut Pro X, which is now available to download from the Mac App Store for £179.99.

  • News: NYSE Euronext system glitch floors European trading

    The New York Stock Exchange’s European stock markets were this morning floored for two hours, after a significant system problem hit trading for a second day.

  • News: Roadshow for iPad saves videos for viewing later

    Fetch Softworks, which makes the Fetch FTP client for Mac OS X, has come out with Roadshow, a new iPad app that allows you to save web videos for viewing later, even when the device is offline. The free, ad-supported app imposes a limit of up to 15 saved videos; a $5 in-app purchase removes that limitation (as well as the advertising).

  • News: Hipmunk updates flight search app for iPad

    Hipmunk launched its flight and hotel search service last year with an eye toward taking some of the pain out of booking travel. Now the company is hoping to do the same thing for iPad users.

  • News: Apple releases Final Cut Pro X

    It’s finally here. Apple has released Final Cut Pro X, a brand new version of its flagship professional non-linear video editing software. It should be available as a $300 download from the App Store at some point after 5:30 a.m. Tuesday, though Apple warns that it might take "some time" for it and companion apps Motion and Compressor to be visible.


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