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Mac mini Apple pie

Here is a Holiday treat for the Mac Lovers in your life     Sent to you by Douglas E. Welch via Google Reader:     Mac mini Apple pie via MAKE Magazine by Phillip Torrone on 11/27/08 Mac mini Apple pie - it doesn't get better than this folks. Read more | Permalink | Comments | Read more articles in Crafts | Digg this!     Things you can do from here: Subscribe to MAKE Magazine using Google Reader Get started using Google Reader to easily keep up with all your favorite sites    

After Thanksgiving Deals at

Amazon has announced the online location for their Black Friday deals. I don't really like that term, but everyone seems to have adopted it. Oh, well. You can find some deals already by clicking the picture below. Black Friday Deals at

Security Alert: Adobe Reader 8.x for Windows

Image via Wikipedia I saw this blog post, noting an Adobe Reader Security risk come through my Twitter feed today. It only effects the given systems, but it is worth checking to see if you have the effected program. You need to update if you use: Microsoft Windows Adobe Reader Version 8.x The current version of Adobe Reader is 9.x. If you update to that version this security risk will also be solved. Adobe Reader is FREE from CRITICAL SECURITY ALERT – Update Your Adobe Reader’s There’s a critical, remotely exploitable vulnerability in Adobe Acrobat/Reader version 8. This effects Adobe Acrobat reader installed on Windows platform. According to a recent report by Core Security, Adobe Reader is said to have a critical bug that could allow manipulated PDF’s to be sent and then after opening the user could be exploited via the rigged file. Read the entire blog post ( Via StartupMeme ) Related articles by Zemanta Security Bulletin - Adobe Reader 8 and Acrobat 8 Adobe Securi