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  • Quote: Originally Posted by japan_01 Considering the new MacBooks arrival, I have decided to take the leap into the Apple world. My friend works at the Apple store which means I gain a 25% discount off the RRP. Is this a good deal? Can you get a n…
  • Quote: Originally Posted by OM2 Forgot to ask in my last post: are there Anti Adware programs for Macs? Thanks. OM Right now, there's no adware for MacOS X, and the only viruses are "proof of concept," nothing you're going to catch on y…
  • This is an easy one: Leopard comes out. New commercial. PC: "Um. Excuse me? Have you seen my friend, Mac?" Leopard: "Oh, hey PC. It's me. I got an upgrade." *cue Vista joke*
  • I've been thinking I'll probably get a new Mac after MacWorld in January, when I get my tax return (and hopefully there are updated models available). My plan was to get a mini, and keep my old Powerbook 12" for when I want to go travelling... but i…
  • Quote: Originally Posted by ronn While I appreciate the effort, I still don't understand the amount going to the campaign. Given Apple's supposed profit margins, this larger Nano should yield a larger contribution. You're assuming they have a l…
  • Quote: Originally Posted by lbjandai So i have a windows laptop but really want a mac laptop, i'm poor. I also have a pretty old, but working dell desktop PC and flat screen (not flat panel) moniter, is there a place that trades windows stuff for …
  • It's not built-in, no. There used to be an extension that would let you do that through the WebDAV protocol, but it hasn't been updated in a while. If you have a Gmail account, you can download the Google Bookmarks Syncronizer extension, which wi…
  • Also, check how much free hard drive space you have. Once you get under about 5-10 gigs on your boot drive, it gets harder for the OS to maintain a decent swap space, which will slow it down again.
  • Quote: Originally Posted by OfficerDigby If you ever have copied a home folder over from a Mac to a PC say for back-up and then done a security scan - you always tons of tracker cookies in the home folder say from Firefox or whatever. OK it's no…
  • Quote: Originally Posted by Chucker Doesn't the group view do this? Right. Throw it into Group view and this problem should go away.
  • Quote: Originally Posted by Orionetheus School is getting frustrating, I hate writing things in planners because I never look at them, I think a Pocket PC or a Palm would be nice as they're a bit more digital. Now then, I have a MBP and I'm not…
    in Pda Comment by kesh September 2006
  • Quote: Originally Posted by slughead Note: they still had to get a fingerprint... Note, also, how hard it was to get. Meaning, not very. Hell, it was the oldest trick in the book: hand your mark a glass/can, let them drink, lift the prints. …
  • Didn't vote as there really aren't any appropriate poll options. However, I will say this: If the iTV can replace an Airport/Airport Express as my central WiFi box, I will buy one as soon as they ship. I love my Airport Express, but its signal st…
  • PAYG (Pay-As-You-Go) services are almost always set up so that you get X days to use what you bought before either 1) you add more money or 2) what money you have on there expires. For most services, when you add money it extends the expiration date…
  • Quote: Originally Posted by stupider...likeafox ]Nevermind OpenOffice, OpenDocument Format is the real Office-killer, and it looks like it'll be baked right into Leopard. That's a major kick in the stones for Microsoft, and a bit of a reversal aft…
  • I just wish someone would make OS X friendly versions of some older codecs. I've got some old videos (*cough*) stored in Indeo3/4/5 that are unplayable on OS X because Intel never developed a native version of the codec.
  • Quote: Originally Posted by mpw_amherst I wonder if a small note pad is required, or if I can do this with my iPod: I want the means of carrying the OED around with me to check for word definitions. If the iPod doesn't have software to buy that ca…
  • Quote: Originally Posted by swimmer So my library says: 1868 items, 7.6 days, 20.14 GB but ipod says: 1792 items, 7.1 days, 16.88 GB...whats the deal? Any help is mush appreciated, as i just got it replaced because of failed hard drive, and now th…
  • Quote: Originally Posted by DrFlynn Well, My macbook pro was having some video related issues and i took it to the apple store. They replaced with a brand new computer... the only problem is this: MY SPACEBAR SQUEAKS LIKE CRAZY!!! Im ha…
  • Quote: Originally Posted by DrStrangeL0ve71 Well I have certainly run programs since then. The pictures are online in a photo album but I wanted to keep the originals. Is this the only good way to do it? To buy a program? Thanks for your help. …