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Andy Warhol pixel art discovered on old floppies

Andy Warhol pixel art discovered on old floppies

More than 20 new Andy Warhol pictures have surfaced courtesy of 41 old Amiga floppy disks kept at the Andy Warhol Museum in the archives. The folks of Carnegie Mellon University's Computer Club and the Frank-Ratchye STUDIO for Creative Inquiry extracted the files.

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Toshiba Satellite S and E Series laptops arrive with Haswell

Toshiba Satellite S and E Series laptops arrive with Haswell

Toshiba has introduced some new laptops today, among them being three new Satellite offerings: the Satellite S55, Satellite S75, and the Satellite E45. With these laptops, which launch in the end of June, come a redesign targeted towards power users that is both thinner and better looking.

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Lenovo Flex 2 dual-mode laptops intro’d with performance boosts

Lenovo Flex 2 dual-mode laptops intro’d with performance boosts

Rounding out the new products Lenovo plans to roll out this summer is the new Flex 2 dual-mode laptops, boosting what the original models offered and doing so in two different sizes: 14-inch and 15.6-inch. Both convertible laptops are slated to arrive this coming June.

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Lenovo unveils new range of B, G, and Z Series laptops

Lenovo unveils new range of B, G, and Z Series laptops

Alongside the new AiO, Lenovo has introduced several new laptops across multiple series, expanding its offerings for those who want a general purpose or business laptop. The B and G Series laptops are set to arrive in July starting at $399 USD, while the Z Series will start at $579 USD and will kick off next month.

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Lenovo A540 all-in-one desktop arrives in July

Lenovo A540 all-in-one desktop arrives in July

Lenovo has taken the wraps off its latest upcoming all-in-one desktop, the A540. This particular desktop system is being aimed at families, and comes with a well-rounded list of features and specifications that would meet the variety of needs multiple users entail.

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Raspberry Pi gets Commodore 64 makeover

Raspberry Pi gets Commodore 64 makeover

If you're feeling nostalgic for your long-retired Commodore 64 and you've a spare Raspberry Pi laying around, the Commodore Pi is right up your alley: an emulated Commodore 64 operating system for the small modern computing unit.

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Raspberry Pi Compute Module shrinks to memory stick size

Raspberry Pi Compute Module shrinks to memory stick size

The wraps have been taken off the new Raspberry Pi compute module, and with it comes a new slimmed down size. The new unit is slimmed down enough to fit into a DDR2 memory slot you'd find in laptops, and is aimed at business and industrial users.

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Apple’s first third party retailer going out of business

Apple’s first third party retailer going out of business

Back when Apple was a new company in the computer market, it needed third party retailers to get its products to the masses. This was decades before Apple was the retail juggernaut that it is today with its own fancy and efficient retail stores around the country. The very first batch of Apple computers went to a retail store in Minneapolis called Team Electronics.

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New Mac Pro now supports Windows 8 and up only via Boot Camp

New Mac Pro now supports Windows 8 and up only via Boot Camp

For years, Mac users that also need to be able to access software that only runs on Windows machines have been able to use Boot Camp to make that happen. Boot Camp is a dual boot environment that allows the installation of Windows OS on Mac computers. Apple has made a change to Boot Camp that might affect users on the new Mac Pro computer.

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GateKeeper Bluetooth device locks your computer when you step away

GateKeeper Bluetooth device locks your computer when you step away

It doesn't matter how good the password is on your computer if you forget to lock the machine when you step away. A lot of people set up secure passwords to lock their machines and keep people from being able to access their computer without their knowledge. Many of these same people have their machines set to lock 10-15 minutes after the last activity.

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Handheld Nautiz X4 rugged handheld computer aims at mobile workers

Handheld Nautiz X4 rugged handheld computer aims at mobile workers

People who work in harsh and rugged environments can't use normal computers, at least not if they want the machines to last long. Many of these workers need machines that are very rugged and a company called Handheld has a new rugged device that it has unveiled. The new device is called the Nautiz X4.

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PC mod imitates Mac Pro 2013 design

PC mod imitates Mac Pro 2013 design

Some might jeer at Apple's latest Mac Pro design, but it is, of course, no surprise that it has also drawn its fair share of fans. They say that imitation is the sincerest form of flattery and a certain user by the name of "sascha288" from a certain German forum has taken that to heart, building his own PC from the ground up to look like none other than the late 2013 model of the Mac Pro.

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