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Umpire tracks missing cell phone to wrong spot, charged with assault in Lambertville

Umpire tracks missing cell phone to wrong spot, charged with assault in Lambertville | Macintosh | Scoop.it
LAMBERTVILLE — A youth baseball umpire struck out Sunday at a man he thought had taken his cell phone and was arrested on charges of simple assault and disorderly conduct.
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Behind the Verizon iPhone Veil of Secrecy

Behind the Verizon iPhone Veil of Secrecy | Macintosh | Scoop.it
In this TechnoBuffalo exclusive, a source close to the action gave us an inside look at what went on behind the scenes at America’s number-one carrier as Apple finally ended its iPhone exclusivity. This unique perspective is something that people don’t normally have access to, and it sheds light on the way a major tech company handles its veil of secrecy, how it learned from past mistakes, and what it takes to craft a buzzworthy tech unveiling.
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Lawsuit Claims Discrimination at NYC Store

Two customers of Apple’s Upper West Side (NYC) retail store have filed a lawsuit alleging they were approached by a security guard and told to leave simply because they are African American.
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News: Skype Outage Impacts Users Around the World

News: Skype Outage Impacts Users Around the World | Macintosh | Scoop.it
Skype users around the world began having issues logging into and using the online chat service early Thursday morning, preventing many from staying connected to the service, or using voice and text chat features.
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TMO Quick Tip: Mac Defender: Mostly Harmless

TMO Quick Tip: Mac Defender: Mostly Harmless | Macintosh | Scoop.it
On the heels of  “Towel Day,” it seemed fitting to title an article on Mac malware after one of Douglas Adams’ Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy books.
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Banks Ditching Blackberries For iPhones

Banks Ditching Blackberries For iPhones | Macintosh | Scoop.it
Don’t bank on BlackBerry-maker Research in Motion owning the enterprise. RIM devices are being hurled into the trash at financial institutions as more and more bankers turn to the iPhone.
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What future for the Macintosh?

What future for the Macintosh? | Macintosh | Scoop.it
With Apple’s smartphones and tablets making so much money and taking up so much media bandwidth, one has to wonder: Is there a future for the Macintosh?
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Upcoming MacDefender patch is not the first AV tweak to Mac OS X | apple iphone macbook news

Upcoming MacDefender patch is not the first AV tweak to Mac OS X (Upcoming MacDefender patch is not the first AV tweak to Mac OS X http://bit.ly/krfMvx #googlevoice #purely-internet #telephony #voice...)...
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Everything you need to know about Mac scareware

Everything you need to know about Mac scareware | Macintosh | Scoop.it
You'd think the arrival of scareware scams like MacDefender on the Mac platform means the end of the world. It doesn't. But for Mac OS X users, it could herald the arrival of malware that's plagued Windows users for years.
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Verizon iPhone Disguised As "iPhone Acme" Field Tested With Kill Switch

Verizon iPhone Disguised As (It's coming soon people! iPhone 5!!!
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Apple patents sunglasses-friendly LCDs and clever batteries that don't explode

Apple patents sunglasses-friendly LCDs and clever batteries that don't explode | Macintosh | Scoop.it
#New Apple patents sunglasses-friendly LCDs and clever batteries that don't explode: The first, entitled “Displa...
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Contrast ratio (or how every TV manufacturer lies to you)

Contrast ratio (or how every TV manufacturer lies to you) | Macintosh | Scoop.it
In its simplest form, contrast ratio is the difference between the brightest image a TV can create and the darkest. In another way: white/black=contrast ratio. If a TV can output 45 foot-lamberts with a white screen and 0.010 ft-L with a black screen, it's said to have a contrast ratio of 4,500:1.

Unfortunately, it gets more complex from there.
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Your iPad's a Telephone With Google Voice

Your iPad's a Telephone With Google Voice | Macintosh | Scoop.it
Out of the box, Apple has you covered on your iPad 2 with FaceTime for video chat. But if all you want to do is replicate a phone connection, Google Voice and two native iOS apps may be just what you're looking for.
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Eight tips for travelers

Eight tips for travelers | Macintosh | Scoop.it
Whether you're hitting the road for business or pleasure, these tips can make traveling with your Apple gear much more fun.
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The ABCs of printer inks

The ABCs of printer inks | Macintosh | Scoop.it
When buying a printer, the choice of ink technology often dictates the ultimate capabilities of your device. Here's a handy guide to the most common ink-transfer systems, how they work, and what they are best suited for.
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Amazon tries Lady Gaga at $.99 again

Amazon tries Lady Gaga at $.99 again | Macintosh | Scoop.it
"Earlier this week, Amazon started selling digital copies of Lady Gaga’s Born this Way album for a likely loss leading price of $.99." "Likely"? Do you not know how retail works? I *guarantee* it's a loss leader.
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Amazon launches Mac software, game download store

Amazon launches Mac software, game download store | Macintosh | Scoop.it
Amazon on Thursday launched its own foray into the Mac download software market, offering both applications and games for Mac users.
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From Photoshop to Pixelmator

From Photoshop to Pixelmator | Macintosh | Scoop.it
Four reasons why Guy #3 says he's been converted from Photoshop to Pixelmator.
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Malware, Dell and Devs | Your Mac Life for May 25th, 2011 - Malware, Dell and Devs

Malware, Dell and Devs | Your Mac Life for May 25th, 2011 - Malware, Dell and Devs
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Amazon Introduces Mac Download Store, a Mac App Store Competitor

Amazon Introduces Mac Download Store, a Mac App Store Competitor | Macintosh | Scoop.it
Amazon unveiled its Mac Download Store today: a web-based competitor for the Mac App Store.
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Sparrow for Mac adds Facebook Integration | TheAppPlanet

Sparrow for Mac adds Facebook Integration | TheAppPlanet | Macintosh | Scoop.it
Sparrow added Facebook profiles and other tweaks in its latest release.
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Lord Sugar Soundboard for iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad on the iTunes App Store

Lord Sugar Soundboard for iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad on the iTunes App Store | Macintosh | Scoop.it
Learn more, read reviews, and download Lord Sugar Soundboard by JAS Applications on the iTunes App Store.
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