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Feds launch drone safety campaign

- October 22nd, 2014

On Tuesday, Transport Minister Lisa Raitt launched a safety awareness campaign for unmanned air vehicles – or drones, as they’re more commonly known.

“As Minister of Transport, it’s my job to make sure we keep our skies safe for aircraft of all sizes,” Raitt said in the press release. “This campaign will help build awareness so that Canadians always think safety first and understand how to operate their drones safely and legally.”

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Apple refreshes iPad, iPad mini, iMac and Mac Mini lineup

- October 17th, 2014

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It’s been barely a month since Apple’s iPhone 6 event in September and yet another has already come and gone. Now perhaps this last held one held yesterday might have been a little more anticlimactic than the iPhone 6 event but nonetheless there were some significant announcements about new iPad, iMac and Mac Mini models and of course the official announcement of Mac OS X Yosemite.

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Drobo launches world’s highest capacity portable storage array

- October 3rd, 2014

Drobo mini in hand 

Storage arrays are something you’d probably expect to find in a server room but with technology being so portable these days, it would make sense for someone to come up with a storage solution for people on the go. So Connected Data the creator of the Drobo line of start smart storage solutions has unveiled the new Drobo Mini 8TB Bundle, the industry’s first portable protected storage solution.

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Seriously… Windows 10?!

- October 1st, 2014

When Terry Myerson, head of operating systems for Microsoft, unveiled the latest version of Windows at an event in San Francisco on Tuesday, he said the choice of skipping over Windows 9 in the naming scheme because the new product “represents the first step for a whole new generation of Windows.”

“Windows 10 will run on the broadest type of devices ever, from the smallest Internet of Things to enterprise data centres worldwide,” he said. “Some of these devices have four-inch screens, some of these devices have 80-inch screens and some don’t have any screen at all.”

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Get a chicken drumstick iPhone case from KFC

- September 23rd, 2014

Looking for an original-looking case for your iPhone? Well, KFC Japan may be able to help you out.

The company recently announced in a contest for KFC Colonel’s Day, where fans of the restaurant could win chicken-shaped computer accessories or earrings.

Now, KFC Japan has added a couple of extra prizes – an iPhone case and a desk pillow you can wear as  a helmet, both in the shape of a fried chicken drumstick, UPI.com reports.

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