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Tim Cook Announces Plans to Manufacture Mac Computers in USA
Apple CEO Tim Cook revealed that one of the existing Mac lines will be manufactured exclusively in the United States next year.

Google+ Now Has More Than 500 Million Members
Google’s social network Google+ has passed 500 million members, the company revealed in a blog post Thursday. Of these users, 135 million are said to be actively visiting the social network each month.

Intel Readies ?Ivy Bridge? Processors with 7W – 13W Power Consumption
Intel to Launch Core i and Pentium ?Ivy Bridge? Processors with Extremely Low Power Consumption

Mushkin Shipping ‘World’s First’ 480GB mSATA SSD in January for $500
Mushkin announced plans to ship the "world’s first" 480GB mSATA solid-state drive. Priced at a respectable $500, the made-in-the-USA Atlas SSD is expected to ship beginning in early January.

Unity Game Engine 4 Oozes with Mobile Goodness, Pre-Order Ready
Unity is back again with its latest beta release of Unity 4. With cool and critical new features, the game engine is showing promising foreshadows of the soon-to-be-released engine.

U.S. Army Testing Autonomous Black Hawk Helicopter
The U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Research Development and Engineering Center recently conducted a demonstration test of a specially equipped JUH-60A Black Hawk helicopter that needs no pilots to land, fly, and avoid threats.