Daily Archives: April 12, 2014

Google Books PDF Death Match: iMac 21.5-Inch

After trying the Mac Pro, I moved on to the smallest of the iMac models.

Here’s the action via Safari:

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Google Books PDF Death Match: Mac Pro

The Apple Store had a Mac Pro set up driving a 4K Sharp screen.

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Of course I had to test it with Google Books PDFs!

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Allwinner Claims 41,000-Range AnTuTu

Unknown tablet hooked up to a large screen:

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That’s the hype [Google Translate].

I note that it’s not AnTuTu X running.

I further note that Allwinner has a history of AnTuTu score fraud.

I’ll believe this when I see independent confirmation from others — using AnTuTu X.

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Google Books PDF Death Match: LG G Pad 8.3 — Rematch

Since I got a rather low AnTuTu score that people objected to last time, I decided to try the LG G Pad 8.3 again.

Surprisingly, AnTuTu X as well as the American Magazine test PDF were still on the 8.3 at Best Buy!

Since my original test, someone else had run X and got this score:

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Tech Nano-Fondle: HTC One M8

I tried …

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Tech Nano-Fondle: HP Slate 21

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Yesterday I trekked to B&H Photo, hoping to finally get my hands on the HP Slate 8 Pro.

No.

They had no demo model out nor were they inclined to put one out.

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Welcome To Blade Runner World

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Those monstrous video ads are no longer science-fiction…

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Google Chrome, Windows XP, Twitter SSL Certificate Problem

This is what many people running Google Chrome browser with Windows XP are getting when trying to connect to Twitter:

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Tech Nano-Fondle: Blu Studio 5.5 Phone

I came across this at B&H Photo yesterday:

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Tech Fondle: Apple TV

At the Apple Store yesterday, I went a bit mad and did a bunch of tests (posts to follow). One of which was to finally try Apple TV:

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