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Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 09-27-2010, 11:47 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,825
Posted By dan828
The deal is only for the one phone, not all of...

The deal is only for the one phone, not all of them.
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 09-26-2010, 03:54 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,825
Posted By dan828
Not samsung, it is Verizon that insisted on...

Not samsung, it is Verizon that insisted on Bing-- they made a deal with MS to do this and got a big check from MS. Android is an open platform, so manufactures and carriers can do what they want,...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 09-16-2010, 05:39 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,204
Posted By dan828
Of course, you left out the part about 3g users...

Of course, you left out the part about 3g users not upgrading or downgrading back to version 3, because 4.0 on the 3g slowed it down to a crawl. Lets quit with the BS, shall we?
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 09-16-2010, 03:49 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,825
Posted By dan828
I wasn't suggesting a difference, I was comparing...

I wasn't suggesting a difference, I was comparing the two to show that the supposed security issue with Android was overblown.
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 09-16-2010, 03:10 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,825
Posted By dan828
Fair enough. I don't want to come off as an...

Fair enough. I don't want to come off as an Android fanboy here. I had an iPhone 3G that I gave to my niece when I got my current Android phone, and I have an iPad 3G that I use every day (the...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 09-16-2010, 02:52 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,825
Posted By dan828
Speculation as to why was in those articles. ...

Speculation as to why was in those articles. Basically, it was probably just someone trying to make $.99 a pop by creating shortcuts on the desktop. But I'll put it like this-- Android is no more...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 09-16-2010, 01:04 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,825
Posted By dan828
Apps "may have been malware", were removed on...

Apps "may have been malware", were removed on suspicion of such, and no known security breach happened?
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 09-16-2010, 12:13 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,825
Posted By dan828
No. The SMS message thing only worked in Russia....

No. The SMS message thing only worked in Russia. If installed elsewhere it couldn't send the expensive messages. And the idiocy is this: to infect yourself you'd have to change default security...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 09-16-2010, 08:23 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,825
Posted By dan828
This is mostly BS. The UI is easily...

This is mostly BS. The UI is easily customizable, so yeah, it's different. Manufacturers come up with their own, but you can easily install whatever you want from the market.

And if by "growing...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 09-16-2010, 08:07 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 942
Posted By dan828
This is just scare mongering, and as much BS as...

This is just scare mongering, and as much BS as iOS viruses. Not virus at all anyways, it's a Trojan, and to install it, you would have to change default security settings, decide installing a...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 09-16-2010, 07:55 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,204
Posted By dan828
Difference in culture. Apple people are of the...

Difference in culture. Apple people are of the "I want it to just work and don't care about what's under the hood.". Where Android people tend to be the "I want the new gadget so I can screw with it...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 08-30-2010, 02:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 625
Posted By dan828
Apple is doing the same thing. It's BS, but it's...

Apple is doing the same thing. It's BS, but it's the way business is done these days
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 08-18-2010, 06:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 794
Posted By dan828
Windows 7 has a bunch of features for touch...

Windows 7 has a bunch of features for touch interface, and even with out them, I use logmein from my iPad all of the time to log onto my computer at work running windows 7, and it works fine without...
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 08-18-2010, 05:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,933
Posted By dan828
32GB 3G Have a few hundred songs, around a...

32GB 3G
Have a few hundred songs, around a hundred apps, 3 movies and a 24 episode series (these aren't needed and take up about 70% of the used space).
I use it for email, and looking at drawings...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 08-18-2010, 05:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 670
Posted By dan828
I understand that most people use the words irony...

I understand that most people use the words irony or ironic wrong, but you'd think that a professional journalist would know better.
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 08-18-2010, 04:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,684
Posted By dan828
There is an addon called "bookmarks to SD" (you...

There is an addon called "bookmarks to SD" (you probably saw a popup for it when you first installed Dolphin) that lets you sync bookmarks with a google account.
Forum: Apple TV 08-12-2010, 06:44 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,228
Posted By dan828
Rumor has it that a new and completely revamped...

Rumor has it that a new and completely revamped Apple TV is on the way. I'd wait a bit if I were you.
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 08-11-2010, 07:28 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,642
Posted By dan828
Actually, I really don't think that there is any...

Actually, I really don't think that there is any way around the user specifically giving a rogue app permissions to access their sms. I mean it actually says on the permission screen that it can...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 08-11-2010, 03:44 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,005
Posted By dan828
The one I have the fondest memories of is my old...

The one I have the fondest memories of is my old Apple ][+......but currently, I'd have to say my iPad 3G.
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 08-11-2010, 03:20 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,642
Posted By dan828
The reason being, I'd think, is that Android is...

The reason being, I'd think, is that Android is more the geek OS, where iOS4 is the hipster one. Yeah, I'm generalizing, but none of the people I know with iPhones are tech people at all, and none...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 08-11-2010, 02:57 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,642
Posted By dan828
Well, something that the mac website failed to...

Well, something that the mac website failed to mention is that not only is this not widespread, it only can rack up the expensive charges if you're in Russia. Oh, and basically you have to change...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 08-11-2010, 06:24 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,642
Posted By dan828
It's not a marketplace app. Also, when you...

It's not a marketplace app. Also, when you install a program in android, it tells you what permissions the app is requesting and you have to ok it. So basically, to get this in your phone you have...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 08-11-2010, 06:18 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,642
Posted By dan828
AT&T locks down their android phones so that you...

AT&T locks down their android phones so that you can't install non-marketplace apps. And since this little app isn't from the marketplace you can't install it (unless you root the phone and edit the...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 07-22-2010, 08:06 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,567
Posted By dan828
Thumbs down What an idiot. Gee, a beta (or maybe even...

What an idiot. Gee, a beta (or maybe even pre-beta) version of an OS lacks polish, seems buggy, and lags, all the while running on prototype hardware? Well no s&*(. I hope they didn't pay this...
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 06-10-2010, 03:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,904
Posted By dan828
I have to charge, at most, every couple of days. ...

I have to charge, at most, every couple of days. Battery life is great.
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