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Apple initiates MacBook Pro video repair program

- February 20th, 2015
If you purchased a MacBook Pro system between February 2011 and December 2013 and you experienced distorted, scrambled or loss of video or unexpected random restarts then your computer maybe eligible to be repaired free of charge regardless as to whether or not it’s under warranty, under Apple’s new MacBook Pro Repair Extension Program for video issues.

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Adobe Photoshop turns 25

- February 19th, 2015

Although created by brothers John and Thomas Knoll in 1988, the original version of Photoshop was initially released for Mac as Adobe Photoshop 1.0 on Feb. 19, 1990.

So to celebrate the 25th birthday of the raster graphics editor, Adobe  reached out to artists to contribute “their most amazing dreams,” which is to say Photoshop documents of some of their work – including the working files and layers.

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iStabilizer smartMount better 2nd time around

- February 18th, 2015

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To satisfy the Selfie generation, last year iStabilizer released their smartMount smartphone tripod adapter. It was available either as a standalone item or as part of their monopod or flexible smartphone tripod products. While the design seemed quite clever at the time, in practice, depending on your phone it would often, quite frankly, miss the mark. Plus, it wasn’t wide enough to accommodate the iPhone 6. So iStabilizer went back to the drawing board, redesigned it and this time they hit the target.

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Rugged waterproof battery pack to hold charge for years

- February 13th, 2015
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We’ve seen rugged waterproof cases, laptops and speakers but I can’t recall ever coming across a rugged and waterproof portable backup battery, until now. Scosche is unveiling the goBAT 6000 and the goBAT 12000, a pair of ultra durable and high capacity battery solutions designed to be taken out on the rough road.

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