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Can the new Mac Pro be built from scratch better and cheaper? For the most part No.
Today, Apple launched their new Mac Pro (aka the trashbin, bazooka tube, water boiler, etc.). And while it’s impressive how Apple’s “highly modded PC” is able to meet thermal and power requirements in such a tiny size, all of this normally comes at a price, which is traditionally known …
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Also, I'd like to point out they're not only trying to match the performance, but also the form factor.  Can you get the performance at that price, absolutely.
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Yes it is!  Just done reading the Google-cached version (the site was down, earlier).
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Wow! BBM on iOS and Android! Is Blackberry giving away some of their crown jewels?
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BBM would make sense for them to charge .99 and help support themselves and make the products better.  IMHO.  Free is good also but I think people would easily pay.
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Here you go. Organic food causes autism, this terribly weak correlation proves it!
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Still on my screen...
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+Marc Paradise Yep! Heins will make the right decision before then! :)
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Good article.
 
Apple’s software problems aren’t dark linen, Corinthian leather or torn paper. In fact, Apple’s software problems aren’t much about aesthetics at all…they are mostly about experience. To paraphrase Ive’s former boss, Apple’s software problems aren’t about how they look, but how they work. Sometimes — sadly more often than we expect — they don’t
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Samsung is one greasy company.
It was seen by many as a showdown between politics and power, a bid to bring one of the world’s largest conglomerates to heel. Eight years ago politician Roh Hoe-chan lobbed a grenade into South Korea’s business world when, with the help of two journalists, he published secret recordings of an aide to Samsung chairman Lee Kun-Hee discussing what appeared to be payments to prosecutors and a corporate slush fund to channel illegal funds to presiden...
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In both Korea and Japan, just a few companies own absolutely everything! I realize that also applies to multinationals, but it is different. The usual suspects have barely made a dent in these markets I think.
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Today started with a Win.
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Ah, good. The weather gets better just after the long weekend. :|
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Same here in Knoxville, TN.  Started storming Friday and didn't end until last night.
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I LOL'd.
 
Button being sold at a recent Romney rally...
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