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Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-22-2012, 01:58 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,468
Posted By Ecg■eow
Ironically, considering Apple is often credited...

Ironically, considering Apple is often credited with popularizing the mouse in the first place, Apple just can't seem to make a really good one. I used the magic mouse for a long time because it came...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-22-2012, 01:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 781
Posted By Ecg■eow
In what situations would buying a mac be the cheaper option?

Everyone always tells me that macs are overpriced. They are indeed expensive, but in my case I ended up saving money by buying a mac because the software I needed would have cost me $1000 on a PC,...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-05-2012, 10:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,166
Posted By Ecg■eow
replace my iMac with a macbook air & external display?

When the latest macbook airs came out in mid 2011, I bought one on an impulse. I already have a late 2009 iMac (the base 21 inch model).

I feel like having these two computers is redundant, so...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 02-20-2012, 07:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,768
Posted By Ecg■eow
windows 8 public beta on a mac?

I want to play some steam games that are windows only, and since a full install of windows 7 is $200 I figured I might try the windows 8 public beta when it comes out next week. Only problem is I...
Forum: iOS and Apps 10-22-2011, 09:51 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 5,981
Posted By Ecg■eow
Just realized that sounded really creepy :(

Just realized that sounded really creepy :(
Forum: iOS and Apps 10-21-2011, 02:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 5,981
Posted By Ecg■eow
siri IS a girl!

If you ask siri if it's a boy or girl, it'll say "I was not assigned a gender.", but if you ask it to tell you a story, it has a chance of telling you the story of how siri came to work for apple, in...
Forum: iOS and Apps 10-21-2011, 01:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 837
Posted By Ecg■eow
I had the same problem. I just searched and...

I had the same problem. I just searched and downloaded apps via iPad no problem and they all showed up on my iPhone thanks to iCloud.
Forum: iOS and Apps 10-21-2011, 12:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 655
Posted By Ecg■eow
that's great, but I've noticed that sound doesn't...

that's great, but I've noticed that sound doesn't seem to work. I have both the 4s and iPad 2, as well as the newest apple tv. I want to be able to face time using it, but when mirroring, the sound...
Forum: iPod Hardware and Accessories 10-21-2011, 12:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 960
Posted By Ecg■eow
iPod turns 10. What are your favorite memories?

I'm a sucker for nostalgia, so now that the iPod is 10 years old, what are some of your favorite iPod memories? When was your first iPod? Do you remember the very first iPod commercial? What was life...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 10-17-2011, 03:26 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 8,717
Posted By Ecg■eow
Another response to the woodchuck tongue twister...

Another response to the woodchuck tongue twister is

"It depends if you're talking about african or european woodchucks".

an obvious monty python reference


If you say "Open the pod bay...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 10-17-2011, 03:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,932
Posted By Ecg■eow
I really don't want to do that right now. I have...

I really don't want to do that right now. I have apple care+, so should I wait until it really does get bad?
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 10-17-2011, 03:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,932
Posted By Ecg■eow
iPhone 4s camera lens seems loose, should I be worried?

While the pictures seem ok, when the phone vibrates I hear the unmistakable sound of a loose glass lens. Is this normal? Should I be worried? It's not a problem now, but I'd hate it to become a...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 10-12-2011, 11:03 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,697
Posted By Ecg■eow
just don't listen to it when it promises you cake...

just don't listen to it when it promises you cake lol.
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 10-12-2011, 11:00 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 486
Posted By Ecg■eow
iphone 4s pre order

So I decided to stay up late thursday to preorder an iPhone 4s--my first iPhone. I'm really excited, but anyway, while waiting, I wrote an applescript to refresh the store page every 30 seconds and...
Forum: OS X - Development and Darwin 09-23-2011, 03:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 873
Posted By Ecg■eow
Can you do this in applescript?

I want a script to run every time mail gets a new message.

The script would get the sender and subject of the new message and announce them using the "say" command.

Is this possible? How...
Forum: Apple Desktops 09-11-2011, 06:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,554
Posted By Ecg■eow
gaming question, will more RAM help?

I've discovered minecrack, er I mean minecraft, and I'm having a lot of fun with it. Problem is, I can do absolutely nothing else on my computer while playing it. I figured since it's not a vey...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 07-28-2011, 02:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,777
Posted By Ecg■eow
my mouse and trackpad won't work after waking...

my mouse and trackpad won't work after waking from sleep, but my keyboard works fine. I can use the keyboard to restart the computer and it works fine later. I am patiently awaiting an update.
Forum: Movies and Video 07-23-2011, 08:20 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 773
Posted By Ecg■eow
VHS capture questions

I'm trying to capture old VHS tapes for my parents, and I have a few questions. Please don't say "gfgi" because I already did that. I want advice from a warm body.

Basically, I'm wondering what...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 07-23-2011, 01:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,062
Posted By Ecg■eow
deleting apps in lion

I was really excited about the more easy delete process in lion. I was super fastidious about the apps I put on my mac because of all those preference files they leave behind that I can never seem to...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 07-22-2011, 09:14 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 420
Posted By Ecg■eow
yes, but no more 10 hour battery :( I KNEW I...

yes, but no more 10 hour battery :( I KNEW I should have bought a macbook while I had the chance
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 07-21-2011, 08:37 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 596
Posted By Ecg■eow
I've been saying this for a while about movies,...

I've been saying this for a while about movies, but I'm mostly glad for the change from physical media to downloads, but downloading Lion has made me wonder about larger programs.
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 07-19-2011, 04:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 540
Posted By Ecg■eow
I don't see this happening.

I don't see this happening.
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 07-19-2011, 12:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 398
Posted By Ecg■eow
voglio il mio leone ora!

voglio il mio leone ora!
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 07-19-2011, 12:42 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,536
Posted By Ecg■eow
It's kind of weird. We started out with really...

It's kind of weird. We started out with really powerful (for the time) mainframes shared among a bunch of dummy terminals, then we went to individual computers, and now we're going back to something...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 07-18-2011, 09:09 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,703
Posted By Ecg■eow
Maybe we've been thinking about this all wrong....

Maybe we've been thinking about this all wrong. Maybe OS 10.7 is called 'lion' because it's an actual lion, and the reason why apple hasn't released it yet is because they're trying to figure out how...
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