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Forum: Schweb's Lounge Yesterday, 09:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 576
Posted By XJ-linux
The same call quality I had on my old cellular...

The same call quality I had on my old cellular phones that had external antennas. That would be useful on a phone. And a death ray.
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 04-24-2015, 04:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 163
Posted By XJ-linux
Anything will get wear and tear with travel....

Anything will get wear and tear with travel. Whether you decide bringing along item A or item B is worth it is a calculated risk only you can make. If you are only home 2-3 days a week then it seems...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-24-2015, 04:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 116
Posted By XJ-linux
Tough to say without knowing your exact model,...

Tough to say without knowing your exact model, but... A new one will have better graphics capability, a faster bus speed, and the option to have more of a faster breed of memory. In broad strokes,...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-21-2015, 04:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 279
Posted By XJ-linux
I'm not sure how buying an additional stand alone...

I'm not sure how buying an additional stand alone computer will make a existing stand alone computer any faster.
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 04-17-2015, 02:15 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 663
Posted By XJ-linux
It looks nice. I won't be buying one, though I...

It looks nice. I won't be buying one, though I might have been swayed if it had an additional port for charging. I use VM's for working from home and as such use power and USB drives all the time, so...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 04-12-2015, 09:20 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,083
Posted By XJ-linux
I ground my 3 small leg and hand tattoos off with...

I ground my 3 small leg and hand tattoos off with a Dremel and some Jack Daniels after college for a job. Who says they are permanent? Guns, on the other hand, I don't get rid of.
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 04-10-2015, 08:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 300
Posted By XJ-linux
No thanks, I'll keep my Tag.

No thanks, I'll keep my Tag.
Forum: Apple Desktops 04-02-2015, 07:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 272
Posted By XJ-linux
Memory and disk about sums it up, as lclev...

Memory and disk about sums it up, as lclev stated. More RAM means you can have more stuff open and running well or more demanding stuff open in addition to more pedestrian applications. A SSD speeds...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-26-2015, 10:39 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 325
Posted By XJ-linux
Delete Flash - problem solved. :)

Delete Flash - problem solved. :)
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 03-20-2015, 08:23 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,138
Posted By XJ-linux
WinX will be interesting in that where I work...

WinX will be interesting in that where I work aborted on a Win8 project. We are on Win7 now and we have to go somewhere at some point. If we get it at work and if I like it I may upgrade the Win7 VM...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 03-19-2015, 09:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 230
Posted By XJ-linux
Here's a simple one I use to keep folders synced...

Here's a simple one I use to keep folders synced up via cron every 10 minutes:

0,10,20,30,40,50 * * * * rsync -av /source/path/. /dest/path/. >> /place/for/logfile.log &
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-18-2015, 10:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 295
Posted By XJ-linux
I think you are on the right track in that...

I think you are on the right track in that storage is one of the few things left you can expand these days. Even just a plain old USB 3.0 external disk drive does the trick. If you don't really...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 03-06-2015, 10:41 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 584
Posted By XJ-linux
At least in big corporations, the question is...

At least in big corporations, the question is generally:

Is there something we can't do now, that we need to do now, and we can't do using the software we have now. If there is, is the cost of the...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 02-27-2015, 12:48 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 755
Posted By XJ-linux
Unhappy R.I.P. Leonard Nimoy

He was 83. I liked his Spock character, but I really loved the "In Search of..." series from the late 1970's too.

http://www.personal.psu.edu/afr3/blogs/SIOW/spock.jpg
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-31-2015, 11:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 735
Posted By XJ-linux
Well, everyone else covered the rest, so... ...

Well, everyone else covered the rest, so...

-An alternate browser like Firefox or Chrome
-Carbon Copy Cloner
-VLC Player
-MS Office or LibreOffice
-Handbrake

Have fun!
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-30-2015, 11:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 485
Posted By XJ-linux
OS X Porpoise Spit

OS X Porpoise Spit
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 01-28-2015, 09:53 AM
Replies: 160
Views: 9,427
Posted By XJ-linux
I know, right? ;) EDIT: What's with tacking...

I know, right? ;)

EDIT: What's with tacking that "right?" on at the end of stuff.

"I think Apple hit it out of the ballpark with iOS 8."

"I know, right?"

"Why are you asking me whether...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-27-2015, 06:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 267
Posted By XJ-linux
There are tools that allow you to ssh into ATV....

There are tools that allow you to ssh into ATV. They look about the same inside as any other iOS device. The "GUI" and interface are different, and certain commands are restricted or enabled based on...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 01-18-2015, 10:26 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,331
Posted By XJ-linux
The SD reader is great... if you have Sony SD...

The SD reader is great... if you have Sony SD cards. My dedicated camera doesn't so for me it's wasted space. :(
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 01-17-2015, 10:22 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 679
Posted By XJ-linux
We had a vendor show up wearing those glasses one...

We had a vendor show up wearing those glasses one day. A lot of IT employees, and a surprising number of women, wanted to blast the guy in the face. He was asked to remove them for "security reasons"...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 01-17-2015, 10:10 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 474
Posted By XJ-linux
It's shiny and bright, and it rises like the Sun,...

It's shiny and bright, and it rises like the Sun, so it's obviously a star. Duh! ;)
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-10-2015, 03:47 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,591
Posted By XJ-linux
I have everything from Lion to Mavericks and of...

I have everything from Lion to Mavericks and of course the Yosemite OS is available in the purchases section of the store. Even Lion is actually downloadable to this day. I've installed all of them...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-09-2015, 11:40 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,591
Posted By XJ-linux
I'm running 10.9.5 and updates from Apple come...

I'm running 10.9.5 and updates from Apple come out every so often for this and that. I haven't experienced any of the issues you are reporting though and I've applied the ones you mentioned. I have a...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 01-01-2015, 09:13 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 591
Posted By XJ-linux
Happy New Year to all. Make it a good one!

Happy New Year to all. Make it a good one!
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 12-24-2014, 07:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 586
Posted By XJ-linux
It's more of a big LAN than an internet.

It's more of a big LAN than an internet.
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