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Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-10-2011, 09:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 6,607
Posted By PowerofUNIX
Yeah. Interesting...I understand that a part of...

Yeah. Interesting...I understand that a part of purchasing a Mac is the aesthetic appeal that Apple works on for its products. However, that really seems like a fairly severe sacrifice of...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-10-2011, 12:17 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 6,607
Posted By PowerofUNIX
Question How does air flow through a Macbook?

I know that fans are built into Macbooks. But, I was just reading about users attempting cooling mods for their Macbooks...and, it dawned on me. There are no open vents on my white Macbook. Every...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-06-2010, 07:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,016
Posted By PowerofUNIX
I tried that already and it didn't work. I think...

I tried that already and it didn't work. I think there is a limit to how large of a time duration you can set. So, I worked around it by setting the highest time I could get to work and just...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-06-2010, 05:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,016
Posted By PowerofUNIX
*Bump sorry guys but this is rather important...

*Bump sorry guys but this is rather important that I get an answer to this rapidly.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 03-06-2010, 02:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,016
Posted By PowerofUNIX
iMovie 08 - Extending picture duration to match lengthy narration?

Hi, everyone. I'm working on a project, and it's my first time using iMovie 08. I need to extend my pictures' durations to match lengthy monologues being recorded in GarageBand. However, when I...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-19-2010, 05:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,830
Posted By PowerofUNIX
Hmmm...has anyone tried this setup or one very...

Hmmm...has anyone tried this setup or one very similar to it? Thank you for the replies, guys, but I'm still unsure as to whether or not this would be feasible and I don't want to spend the money if...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-18-2010, 03:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,830
Posted By PowerofUNIX
Macbook w/both Magic Mouse & bluetooth audio receiver...workable?

I have a 2008 white Macbook with Bluetooth (2.1). I just purchased a Magic Mouse as my first peripheral, and I am considering purchasing the Belkin Bluetooth audio receiver...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 12-28-2009, 03:47 PM
Replies: 1,012
Views: 146,040
Posted By PowerofUNIX
Firefox. Safari is fast and smooth, but you...

Firefox.

Safari is fast and smooth, but you can't top the easy-to-setup extensions and themes of Firefox 3.5. It's also FLOSS.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 12-28-2009, 03:45 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 44,592
Posted By PowerofUNIX
Adium. FLOSS, huge set of extensions, huge...

Adium.

FLOSS, huge set of extensions, huge list of chat support, and easily customizable.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 12-27-2009, 10:46 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 850
Posted By PowerofUNIX
Thank you for the reply. What about the...

Thank you for the reply.

What about the Quicktime save feature? (See question #1).
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 12-26-2009, 11:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 850
Posted By PowerofUNIX
Keynote '09 - Quicktime & Office (compatibility questions)

Hi, everyone!

I am considering purchasing iWork 09 (maybe even tomorrow with some post-Christmas shopping!). The biggest thing that is making me consider purchasing it is Keynote (NeoOffice is...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 11-30-2009, 08:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 607
Posted By PowerofUNIX
haha well as a student a more spacious HDD was...

haha well as a student a more spacious HDD was out of my budget.

and I know what Boot Camp does...I just was hoping there was some sort of workaround (at minimum) or (preferably) real option to...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 11-30-2009, 07:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 607
Posted By PowerofUNIX
That's lame. In order to play at LAN parties,...

That's lame. In order to play at LAN parties, pretty much my only option is to intentionally cripple my precious Mac? I have tried Parallels, and it worked fine, but that is just not a great option...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 11-30-2009, 05:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 607
Posted By PowerofUNIX
Question Boot Camp via external HDD rarely connected?

I was wondering if installing Win XP/7 (had enough of Vista elsewhere) via Boot Camp would work via an external USB hard drive. I was hoping to install this and only plug it in when I need to run...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 11-26-2009, 09:53 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 479
Posted By PowerofUNIX
(bump) Has anyone tried this?

(bump) Has anyone tried this?
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 11-22-2009, 10:06 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 479
Posted By PowerofUNIX
AOE 2 on 10.6?

I have not upgraded to Snow Leopard, yet. I have a new MacBook, and I love it, but it came with Leopard.

However, there are a couple of rather old games I have installed.

I read that AOE2...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 11-22-2009, 10:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,302
Posted By PowerofUNIX
So, us GIMP users are not "cheaping out." We are...

So, us GIMP users are not "cheaping out." We are just using software which works fine for us and doesn't cost us. The operating system is where the polish is most important, and OS X offers better...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 11-22-2009, 09:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,302
Posted By PowerofUNIX
It all adds up. FLOSS is generally a good...

It all adds up.

FLOSS is generally a good route unless proprietary is necessary. You save money and support a rapidly growing community of private developers who are starting to give the big...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 11-22-2009, 09:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,302
Posted By PowerofUNIX
I already tried Seashore. It's native...but...

I already tried Seashore. It's native...but imagine the most dumb-downed version of GIMP with many, many missing features that can still be counted as based on the code, and then you are imagining...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 11-21-2009, 02:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,302
Posted By PowerofUNIX
Native version of GIMP coming?

GIMP is a wonderful program. In Windows and Linux alike, I loved being able to effectively do medium-level photo-editing and graphics work in the FLOSS rockstar program (third level only to...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-21-2009, 02:41 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 654
Posted By PowerofUNIX
I now feel fully inducted...I just created my new...

I now feel fully inducted...I just created my new Forum signature, uploaded an avatar, and posted my MB specs.

:D

Thanks for reading!
Forum: Web Design and Hosting 11-20-2009, 12:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 805
Posted By PowerofUNIX
Cyberduck = extremely feature-filled, FLOSS...

Cyberduck = extremely feature-filled, FLOSS program

shortest way to describe why one should download it :D
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-20-2009, 12:52 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 654
Posted By PowerofUNIX
Smile Hi, everyone. We all know the usual switch...

Hi, everyone. We all know the usual switch stories from the typical PC to Macintosh convert:
"I heard Macs work better." "Macs look cool." "Macs don't get viruses." Blah blah blah all...
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