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Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 06-24-2008, 03:50 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,368
Posted By taylorwilsdon
Not a whole lot of entries so its being postponed...

Not a whole lot of entries so its being postponed a bit. Easy to win at this point :)
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 06-19-2008, 04:10 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,368
Posted By taylorwilsdon
Best Mac Setup Contest

We've got a huge setup thread here, but does it give out prizes? I think not!

Skip the spiel and click if you want; or read on:

Mac Setup Contest (http://testmac.net/setup-contest)
...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 06-15-2008, 03:46 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 800
Posted By taylorwilsdon
The Fastest Mac Web Browsers

Thought you guys might find this interesting. Not entirely scientific but I had never heard of Shiira before this. Compares some of the more popular browsers for speed and memory footprint.
The...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 04-19-2007, 10:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,436
Posted By taylorwilsdon
You shouldn't be pushing that resolution in OS9....

You shouldn't be pushing that resolution in OS9. It will look dismal even if it displays. With that said, an 8500 *theoretically* will display 1680x1050.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 04-19-2007, 10:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 676
Posted By taylorwilsdon
That sounds like a 800mhz Tibook if thats what it...

That sounds like a 800mhz Tibook if thats what it all came stock with. Ehh, not a great starting point with Macs (its like 4 generations old) but it should be able to handle 10.4 or 10.5

If my...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-26-2007, 10:16 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,515
Posted By taylorwilsdon
This is a 2GB stick, moving him from 2GB to 3GB. ...

This is a 2GB stick, moving him from 2GB to 3GB.

Smart choice if you really need it. Congrats on the beast of a computer!
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-26-2007, 10:13 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,304
Posted By taylorwilsdon
Same deal here. Its awful when the rest of my...

Same deal here. Its awful when the rest of my laptop is shockingly immaculate (lol).
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-21-2007, 10:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 969
Posted By taylorwilsdon
... Thats a G4 DA logic board. You need a G3...

...

Thats a G4 DA logic board. You need a G3 b/w (hopefully not beige!) logic board.
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-21-2007, 10:40 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,889
Posted By taylorwilsdon
Your system has an AGP graphics card. A 5200FX...

Your system has an AGP graphics card. A 5200FX won't even come close to driving that beast you've ordered.

The Radeon 9800 is your best bet. Its the best graphics card ever made for the G5. Other...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 03-15-2007, 10:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 478
Posted By taylorwilsdon
It bugs me when people give trashy advice. LaCie...

It bugs me when people give trashy advice. LaCie drives are cheap, poorly built and prone to failure. The porsche line is considered some of the lowest quality drives that are massively available.
...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 01-26-2007, 02:47 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,478
Posted By taylorwilsdon
Apple appears to have confirmed this on their...

Apple appears to have confirmed this on their site. Read the page for the link:

From Apple - with the update, "you and up to 50 of your friends, colleagues, or family members can enjoy a robust...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 01-26-2007, 02:19 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,478
Posted By taylorwilsdon
Apple's wireless N upgrade free afterall?

http://www.digg.com/apple/Apple_Wireless_N_for_Core_2_Duo_Free_After_All

As of 10:09PM Pacific, Apple released the Airport Extreme 2007-001 update.

This update is recommended for all...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-22-2007, 10:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,410
Posted By taylorwilsdon
Thats plain and simply not true.

Thats plain and simply not true.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-21-2007, 01:09 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,677
Posted By taylorwilsdon
The accounting laws is bs, because the hardware...

The accounting laws is bs, because the hardware is already built into the machine - they're just itching for a lawsuit (read: crippled bluetooth on motorola v710)
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-21-2007, 12:56 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,141
Posted By taylorwilsdon
Not on a level that you'd be able to recognize....

Not on a level that you'd be able to recognize. Since its not dual channel, it won't perform to its "full" capabilities if its not using 3gb.

With that said, it won't really be slower. Whoever...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-17-2007, 08:39 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,237
Posted By taylorwilsdon
You can't just pop the disk in, it won't work

You can't just pop the disk in, it won't work
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-16-2007, 11:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 714
Posted By taylorwilsdon
15'' monitors aren't made at that resolution. As...

15'' monitors aren't made at that resolution. As far as I know, 15'' widescreen monitors were never produced, and certainly at that high of resolution.

A 19'' is the lowest you can go for that...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-16-2007, 12:58 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,477
Posted By taylorwilsdon
As an owner of both systems, the Macbook Pro is...

As an owner of both systems, the Macbook Pro is so, so much better.

The Macbook looks and feels cheap. Its very compact and easy to carry, but its honestly not that much lighter then the Macbook...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-14-2007, 04:17 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,300
Posted By taylorwilsdon
I reboot a couple times a day. It isn't...

I reboot a couple times a day. It isn't constantly used by any means, as I've got other computers that serve my other purposes. I don't use widgets (dashboard doesn't run) and right off the block,...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 01-13-2007, 02:37 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,180
Posted By taylorwilsdon
I have a 32'' LCD HDTV that I use as a monitor...

I have a 32'' LCD HDTV that I use as a monitor and its resolution, like every other non 1080p HDTV, is 1366x768, not 1360. It shows up immediately for me.
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-13-2007, 01:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,300
Posted By taylorwilsdon
Kinda slow?

Since I got my Macbook Pro, its been crazy fast. However, recently its dropped in perceived speed (loading times, boot time, application sluggishness). After reading that "moody" thread, I installed...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 01-12-2007, 02:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 759
Posted By taylorwilsdon
ATI doesn't have a turbocache-esque technology in...

ATI doesn't have a turbocache-esque technology in the 1600 series, so no, it will never use system memory, only its own dedicated memory.
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 01-12-2007, 02:49 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,598
Posted By taylorwilsdon
Front Row remote will never (officially) work...

Front Row remote will never (officially) work with Windows.
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 01-12-2007, 02:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 710
Posted By taylorwilsdon
Its an issue with Parallels and Windows thinking...

Its an issue with Parallels and Windows thinking its a different machine each time you start Parallels. They've got a fix in their newest version, I think. Check their website forums.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-09-2007, 01:42 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,081
Posted By taylorwilsdon
Get a laptop cooling pad if you want to run it...

Get a laptop cooling pad if you want to run it closed. To wake it after closing the lid, insert any USB device (keyboard, mouse ect) and that way you can use an external monitor or finish a download...
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