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Sorry just couldn’t resist this: Video of a surfer riding a 90′ wave!

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O2 to offer super-cheap international calls with new Pay & Go SIM

UK mobile operator O2 is to slash international calling charges across its Pay & Go range, allowing its customers to make calls to mobiles and landline numbers from as little as 1p a minute, with texts costing just 10p. The … Continue reading

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Google+ for Google Apps

As promised, Google+ is now available for Google Apps users. Administrators can enable the new service from the control panel, as explained here. Google+ requires that Picasa Web Albums and Google Talk are enabled and that the organization uses the new accounts infrastructure. … Continue reading

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Flash Player 11.2 Beta

Three weeks after Adobe Flash Player 11 rolled out the company releases the first betafor their cross-platform, browser-based application. The release is available for Windows, Mac and Linux. Flash Player brings to the table fully multi-threaded video decoding, which should improve overall performance.

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Earth will soon be home to 7 billion people. Where do you fit in?

The UN has put up an online calculator which is counting up to the milestone, and it’s currently sitting at the 6.999bn mark – it should surpass 7bn pretty soon. To mark the occasion, the BBC has set up an online tool to help … Continue reading

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MySQL Database Recovery Free

Easy way to recover SQL files (read more)

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Windows XP: It Will Not Die

Ten years after it first arrived and a year after Microsoft stopped selling it, Windows XP survives. It is an incredibly resilient piece of programming that has millions of fans around the world. But we can’t hold on forever. Microsoft promises to … Continue reading

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Meet Shelby, Your Personalized Channel For Web Video

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A multifunctional solar charger for tablets and phones

A-Solar has released a new solar charger called Travel Pal, and unlike other solar chargers on the market, Travel Pal comes with all sorts of connectors, so you can easily recharge any portable device, such as smartphone or tablet with it. … Continue reading

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Securely Delete a Hard Drive

The Average Guy Blog has an article on secure data deletion which is a must read if you are disposing off or selling hard drives. The article asks the question "Are you sure it has been deleted?" and recommends 3 … Continue reading

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