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Miki Shapiro
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Day 1 - It begins...
This blog is a 30-day diary. My name is Miki. I am 38. I have three children from two marriages, the latter of which just unraveled after 6 crazy years of true love, self-discovery, re-qualification, undertaking... and along the way some serious wear and te...

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Well spoken

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Why?
To make the world a much, much more awesome place.
How?
By getting some serious helping-out mileage out of our shopping..
What?
Help Thankyou get into Coles and Woolies.
Give'm a hand. You know you want to.

Learn more: http://thankyou.co/

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Noice...
Not the Atari 2600 you remember!

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... because the old white plastic toilet-seat-cover macbooks weren't enough...
You know Apple would do this...

What were they thinking when they designed the Mac Pro?!

My roundup of WWDC: http://blog.jndesigns.co.za/2013/06/roundup-of-apples-wwdc-2013/

#Apple #WWDC  
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G-pack.
(Un)folded and in action.

Owned.
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Comparing macbooks air 2013 to that of 2012.

Can someone tell me how the new i7 (with intel's new haswell  microarchitecture) is anything but a slightly /cut down/ version of last year's CPU? (other than the obvious downclock from 2GHz to 1.7GHz, stripping down the TDP from 17W to 15W and downclocking the iGPU)?.

http://ark.intel.com/compare/64898,75114

About as exciting as watching paint dry.

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No retina.
No change to RAM in beefed up version.
No change to disk in beefed up version.

Basically, 802.11ac and a 1.7GHz haswell in place of the 2GHz Ivy bridge. Hrrmpf.

http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2420205,00.asp

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Hehey.

All devices in the photo are live and recognised by the computer. One of these devices is using a 12V rail. See if you can spot which, and where it's getting the 12V rail from :)
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