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Joel Fernandes (G+) is a tech enthusiast and a social media blogger. During his leisure time, he enjoys taking photographs, and photography is one of his most loved hobbies. You can find some of his photos on Flickr. He does a little of web coding, and maintains a tech blog of his own - Techo Latte. Joel is currently pursuing his Masters in Computer Application from Bangalore, India. You can get in touch with him on Twitter - @joelfernandes, or visit his Facebook Profile for more information.

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While the infamous hacking group LulzSec are done with their 30-days long campaign creating a havoc by hacking into several government and corporate websites, a new group of hackers who call themeselves “AntiSec”, are claiming to have hacked into one of the Apple’s servers using an SQL injection.

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A new Facebook scam titled – “Brother rapes and kills his sister – Shocking Video” carries a description that reads “WARNING: For mature audiences 0nly.” is spreading rapidly on Facebook. This scam will click-jack and like-jack your Facebook account if you click on the link provided.

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The social networking site Myspace has been sold to online advertising company Specific Media for about $35 million. In an official press release by Myspace CEO Mike Jones confirmed the social networks’s sale to Specific Media.

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Yet again, Facebook users are being tempted to click on scam links. A new Facebook scam is underway that claims to show a video of a baby being born. The scam’s signature message states – My First Baby Birth – Video! and the describes it – Yeahh! It happens on Live Television!

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Yet another scam on Facebook. This time the scam claims to giveaway an Apple iPad for free. The scam reads – “WOW!, the site is messing up right now and giving out Ipads free!!! @ [link] I got mine yesterday hurry while it lasts”

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Facebook has always been the hottest platform for scammers to spread (scam) messages. In the past few days, we have revealed several Facebook scams, however there are few such scams that are still active and rapidly spreading on Facebook despite of several warnings and blogs posts all over the Internet.

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Six months back, Apple 3G topped the best camera device on Flickr and iPhone 4 slowly picked up it’s pace. Now, a year after iPhone 4 was released and Apple CEO Steve Jobs (at WDDC 2011), pointing out at that iPhone 4 was the second most popular camera on Flickr, has now topped Flickr’s camera popularity charts and is rated as the most popular camera in the Flickr Community.

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Camera That Lets You Take Photos First and Then Focus With Just One Click

Imagine a camera that lets you take your shots first and focus your subject later with just one click. That’s what a Mountain View start-up company, Lytro is ‘focusing’ on. They have come up with a new technology that allows a picture’s focus to be adjusted after it has been captured.

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New Group “LulzSec Brazil” Takes Down Brazilian Government Portal

A new branch of LulzSec group called “LulzSec Brazil” has targeted and attacked the Brazilian Government portal and the homepage of the President of Brazil. The two websites, Brasil.gov.br and Presidencia.gov.br are currently down and unreachable.

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Apple comes under the CCI scanner in India when a customer filed a complaint against Apple under The Competition Act 2002 (amended in 2007) stating that Apple is restricting customers from buying apple products (iPhone) by making its availability for only a selected few carriers

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Apple iPad 2 Commercial Released, Entitled “Now” [Video]

Apple has released a new iPad 2 commercial titled “Now” that highlights more on user experience rather than hardware specs. This 30 second video clip showcases how users can use iPad to watch movies, read magazines, newspapers and video call using FaceTime.

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In my previous article, I explained about long exposure photography, the technique involved and the important features and materials you require while shooting photos in slow shutter. In this article, I’ll show how you can take long exposed photos. In this simple tutorial, you’ll learn how to create the following effect – Writing your own name

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Happy Father’s Day to all you dads. Father’s Day is celebrated in honoring fatherhood and is as special as celebrating Mother’s Day. Good Father’s are hard to find. If you think you have the best dad in the world, then you’re the lucky one. Today is an opportunity to tell him how much you love and appreciate him for all the things he has done for you. Thank him for that. Most importantly, giving him a well-deserved hug and wish him a Happy Father’s Day.

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Understand the technique involved in long exposure photography and how you can take some stunning and remarkable shots giving foggy/ghostly effects to your photos. You might have come across some stunning shots of fireworks or water flow or the traffic (light) trails. These involve the technique of long exposure photography. Lets see what long exposure photography means.

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It’s just another trademark dispute Apple faces. This time it is publisher John T. Colby who filed a case against Apple for the use of the name “iBooks”. The suit indicates that Colby purchased assets of various entities in 2006 and 2007 from Byron Preiss, a New York Publisher.

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