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Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 06-21-2012, 02:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 784
Posted By StMFA
iPhone4 usage

So I recently upgraded my 2 year old iphone 4 to a 4s (i had my reasons). The 4 still works, but a good portion of the back plate is missing since i dropped it. It hasn't lost any functionality, but...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-18-2012, 05:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,741
Posted By StMFA
They do?!? No way! ;)

They do?!? No way! ;)
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-18-2012, 02:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,741
Posted By StMFA
+1 to retina display. Take that 200 and buy an...

+1 to retina display. Take that 200 and buy an external for more storage, or for backing up the computer.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-18-2012, 09:33 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,325
Posted By StMFA
Congrats on your new iMac. I absolutely love...

Congrats on your new iMac. I absolutely love mine, And the display is such high quality that I thought the retina display wasn't all that great. I don't know which one you purchased, but I will say...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-15-2012, 04:02 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,066
Posted By StMFA
13in MBP vs 13in MBA Resolution Difference

So I was wondering what people thought of the resolution differences between the MBP and MBA. Is the fact that the MBP only has a 1280x800 display a large decrease in comparison to the 1440x900...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 06-14-2012, 12:22 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 569
Posted By StMFA
Headphone Suggestions

So I'm trying to decide on a pair of over-ear headphones. I'm a med student starting in the fall, and I want something that delivers good noise-reduction, comfort for wearing for a while, crisp clean...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 06-13-2012, 12:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 549
Posted By StMFA
I understand that, but I just want to know if...

I understand that, but I just want to know if it's possible to do that.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-13-2012, 12:12 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,477
Posted By StMFA
Random question for current users. Is 128gb of...

Random question for current users. Is 128gb of flash storage enough for you on an MBA. I feel like I'd be more comfortable with 256gb, but then when I make the jump I'm slowly coming more to the...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-13-2012, 09:40 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 7,091
Posted By StMFA
Going to add this link for people curious about...

Going to add this link for people curious about how the retina display operates on the MBP. From what I can tell, the OS can't see the retina resolution by default. The max you can do is 1920x1200,...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-12-2012, 09:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,477
Posted By StMFA
I will. Though I unfortunately discovered today...

I will. Though I unfortunately discovered today that they aren't offering store pickup on these yet. Which means I'll have to wait a little until stock is recovered before I buy one. (I have the...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 06-12-2012, 04:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 549
Posted By StMFA
Time Machine Question

So I have a 2011 iMac which has a 1TB external hooked up to it for TimeMachine. I am planning to purchase a macbook soon and I was wondering if it would be possible for the macbook to use the same...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-12-2012, 03:00 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,477
Posted By StMFA
yea you have a solid point. I'm going to spend...

yea you have a solid point. I'm going to spend some time playing with it at the apple store this weekend. The way i see it it gives me somewhat of that macbook air portability with mbp performance. i...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-12-2012, 01:55 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,477
Posted By StMFA
Thanks Nick. Though I think that the retina...

Thanks Nick.
Though I think that the retina display would be really helpful for viewing histology slides, and perhaps e-books as well?
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-12-2012, 12:49 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,477
Posted By StMFA
You'd think so wouldn't you? Unfortunately NYU...

You'd think so wouldn't you? Unfortunately NYU has a strict laptop requirement, since all of our exams and such we have to take using it. And my apple care comment was more of a point of fact that...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-12-2012, 12:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 7,091
Posted By StMFA
FYI they also added that tool to the retina...

FYI they also added that tool to the retina display mac website. It compares it to the regular 15in mpb. Though with my current monitor it still makes the 15in retina look crappy. My gut feeling is...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 06-12-2012, 12:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,596
Posted By StMFA
Apple doesn't by default support writing to an...

Apple doesn't by default support writing to an NTFS drive. It will read files from it just fine though. Your photo collection should be just fine if you are doing an import to iphoto. iphoto actually...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-12-2012, 12:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,477
Posted By StMFA
ya. but i feel like its cool to have, but in...

ya. but i feel like its cool to have, but in reality will i really get that much out of it? not to mention the apple care is wicked expensive on top of it, which i'd want given that display. anyone...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-12-2012, 11:57 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,477
Posted By StMFA
Thanks for the input guys. I'm considering...

Thanks for the input guys. I'm considering getting many of these textbooks as e-books, where available, so I feel like either would work, but I was wondering what your opinion of the retina display...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 06-11-2012, 04:51 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,477
Posted By StMFA
New Laptop

Hey Everyone,

So I need a new laptop for medical school in the fall, and I'm definitely set on a Mac. I already own a 27in iMac, which I plan to use for most of my computing needs, but since my...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-10-2011, 09:58 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,116
Posted By StMFA
Well you'll have to set up iTunes with all of...

Well you'll have to set up iTunes with all of your music. Once you do that you can create playlists in iTunes, then when you plug your iPod into your computer it should show up in iTunes and either...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-09-2011, 11:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,020
Posted By StMFA
It likely will be when it launches. Some of the...

It likely will be when it launches. Some of the features are active right now- mainly the apps, music, and book downloads across all your iOS devices. When iOS5 comes out in the fall the rest of the...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-08-2011, 02:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,020
Posted By StMFA
By libraries im guessing you mean music, photos...

By libraries im guessing you mean music, photos etc.?
You could turn on file sharing on these folders and set up autocopying perhaps.
Calendars- make them public then add them to each ical. ...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 08-08-2011, 12:01 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,840
Posted By StMFA
I'm saying the i5 should do something similar to...

I'm saying the i5 should do something similar to the i7, but not to the same extent. I'm not sure what the actual gain should be, but if its a 1.7 i5 then you're probably looking at 2.3-2.5...
Forum: Apple Desktops 08-08-2011, 11:56 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,429
Posted By StMFA
They are a little more difficult, also you kind...

They are a little more difficult, also you kind of have to get it exactly otherwise it doesn't fit. You're probably actually trying to force it into the plastic on either side.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 08-08-2011, 10:14 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,840
Posted By StMFA
Ok this will be a rather technical chime in here-...

Ok this will be a rather technical chime in here-
1)There isn't that much of a difference between a Core i7 and a Core i5. It's not worth the 200$? for the upgrade because all you are getting is...
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