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 Monday, 24-November-2008  07:43:26 (GMT +10) - by matthudson

A quick reminder that Manaz is going head to head against Stephen Conroy tonight on the 7:30 report. There will be name calling, baseless accusations, undeniable facts and possibly an M rated love scene. Check it out on the ABC at 7:30pm

Its been one year since Kevin Rudd came to power. Was his first year a major success, a miserable failure or more of the same? Share your opinion in this thread here.

Youtube has hosted the first official gathering of video stars. Much as popular amateur videos play on YouTube alongside professionally created ones, YouTube Live featured a melange of Internet sensations. Besides Akon and Will.i.am (whose Yes We Can video has been watched by more than 20 million people on the site), Soulja Boy Tell 'em, Katy Perry and Discovery Channel's MythBusters were also be on hand. Among the purely YouTube-bred stars were Canon Rock guitar virtuoso Funtwo and the Vlog Squad, a group of prominent YouTube community leaders including LisaNova and Tay Zonday (famous for his Chocolate Rain video).

The new version of iPhone software has been jailbroken. The team on Saturday posted to its blog QuickPwn for 2.2 and Pwnage for 2.2 for Windows and Macintosh machines along with instructions on how to jailbreak iPhone 3G phones on 2.2.The blog also includes a word of caution about baseband, the chip that controls the connection between the phone and the mobile phone network.

Western Digital is planning to enter the SSD market...just not at this moment. Western Digital enters markets that exist, announces products when they are available, and runs a tight model with opportunities greater than resources such that we take a controlled, methodical, sequential, incremental approach to product portfolio expansion. We do not currently supply to either several platform categories or product categories. This said, we know [and] understand each of these segments and are open to enter any [or] all of them when they present appropriate opportunity.

Tech ARP have revised their desktop CPU comparison guide. There are so many CPU models that it has become quite impossible to keep up with the different models or even remember their specifications! Therefore, we decided to compile this guide to provide an easy reference for those who are interested in comparing the specifications of the various desktop CPUs in the market, as well as those already obsolescent or obsolete. Currently covering 677 desktop CPUs, this comprehensive comparison will allow you to easily compare 18 different specifications for each and every CPU. We hope it will prove to be a useful reference. We will keep this guide updated regularly so do check back for the latest updates!

Continuing our Christmas shopping guides, here's 17 gifts for the younger geek. Well it turns out that little people get the biggest thrill out of getting geeky gifts - particularly gifts you do stuff with. So, if you're stuck on what to get your niece, nephew, friend, or even your own little person, take a look at our gift suggestions below. We have organized them from the least to the most expensive, and give you 17 gift ideas for tweens and teens.

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