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Forum: Apple Notebooks 11-13-2007, 11:28 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,663
Posted By Bill64
I tried to find a laptop that had the performance...

I tried to find a laptop that had the performance of a MBP in that price range, I couldn't. As someone stated above, it was easily $1000 more, sometimes as much as $1500+....It gets hot, but no...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-13-2007, 11:16 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 5,358
Posted By Bill64
Once you resize the windows, they will stay that...

Once you resize the windows, they will stay that way every time you open the program after that. I understand the software compliment complaint, but I also love that none of the branded crap that...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-13-2007, 11:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,058
Posted By Bill64
I would go to the Mac store, they have almost all...

I would go to the Mac store, they have almost all of the configurations, and they can help you out with any questions you have on the spot...Unless you have some sort of crazy configuration in mind,...
Forum: Apple Desktops 11-11-2007, 08:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,131
Posted By Bill64
I have thought about doing something similar in...

I have thought about doing something similar in my MKIV Jetta.....I may just tackle it this winter after the transmission swap..
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-21-2007, 07:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,569
Posted By Bill64
Crucial has been suggested to me by three...

Crucial has been suggested to me by three different Genius bar employees so far, and it is priced about in the center of your options.....
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-21-2007, 07:33 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,506
Posted By Bill64
Hey man, it's your money. If you are picking that...

Hey man, it's your money. If you are picking that up in person, I would be all about it.....On the other hand, if you are planning to have that shipped to you, I would be a little weary about it, but...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-21-2007, 07:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,555
Posted By Bill64
My mac charger gets a little hot, but nowhere...

My mac charger gets a little hot, but nowhere near what my Toshiba charger was....You could cook an egg on that thing.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-19-2007, 09:41 PM
Replies: 586
Views: 176,482
Posted By Bill64
I use this: ...

I use this:
http://www.coach.com/content/product.aspx?product_no=7535&category_id=74

I had an Oakley bag before hand, I wanted something a little smaller, and more professional looking....Lets...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-19-2007, 09:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 692
Posted By Bill64
If I remember correctly, you can go to/over...

If I remember correctly, you can go to/over 200GB....I have a friend who just replaced the drive in her 12" G4.....She went 120 because she just bought a new MBP and is using that for a backup now...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-19-2007, 09:06 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,506
Posted By Bill64
I would go check out the 15" model.....I really...

I would go check out the 15" model.....I really liked the idea of a 17", but the more I thought about carrying that massive mofo around town, the 15" just made more sense. Same specs, smaller...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-19-2007, 09:01 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,299
Posted By Bill64
There is a real snob factor in the Apple stores...

There is a real snob factor in the Apple stores around here sometimes, but I attribute it to a situation that I witnessed at the Genius Bar about a week ago:

There is a woman dressed to the hilt...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-19-2007, 08:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 695
Posted By Bill64
They sell the iSkin keyboard protectors for the...

They sell the iSkin keyboard protectors for the Macbooks, an the pros as well...I don't use one, but I could see the use of one....As for the protective skin.....I have no idea, I have resigned...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 10-19-2007, 08:40 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 968
Posted By Bill64
I'm also on the Polk Audio forum, Carver audio...

I'm also on the Polk Audio forum, Carver audio forum, and www.vwvortex.com
I don't really post much around here or vortex, I actually search for the info I am looking for first.....So far, all of my...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-10-2007, 10:25 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,698
Posted By Bill64
Bose is inferior to Harmon Kardon, Mark Levinson,...

Bose is inferior to Harmon Kardon, Mark Levinson, and B&O. It may sound good to someone who hasn't heard the other three, but it sounds like you are sitting inside a beer can after you hear something...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 10-10-2007, 10:02 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 10,701
Posted By Bill64
That discount sure is nice, it takes a big bite...

That discount sure is nice, it takes a big bite out of the applecare as well....I won't speculate as to what Apple will do with the new OS release, but I know Microsoft gave free vouchers out for a...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 10-09-2007, 09:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,567
Posted By Bill64
If the scratches are real light, some plastic...

If the scratches are real light, some plastic polish should do the trick....It can't hurt to try, the stuff is around $6. If it comes out looking 50% better than before, I'd say you made a killing....
Forum: Switcher Hangout 10-07-2007, 02:14 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 750
Posted By Bill64
I would go for both of the upgrades you wrote...

I would go for both of the upgrades you wrote above, and maybe look into a Macbook Pro if you can swing it....If you are doing a lot of photo-editing/art work, you will appreciate the extra power.
...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 10-03-2007, 09:08 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,323
Posted By Bill64
After all of the spectacular issues I had with XP...

After all of the spectacular issues I had with XP on my desktop and laptop, I finally got fed up and bought a Macbook Pro....If I had this many problems with XP, I didn't want to find out with Vista.
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 10-01-2007, 06:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 570
Posted By Bill64
I ripped all of my music into iTunes in the...

I ripped all of my music into iTunes in the lossless format...I'm thinking the new wireless keyboard and a wireless Mighty Mouse are in the near future as well, I prefer to use those at home, it's a...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 10-01-2007, 06:39 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,751
Posted By Bill64
I'm not digging the fixed screen angle, and the...

I'm not digging the fixed screen angle, and the new iMac has a lot more style to it....I do wish you could get an iMac with a black anodized base though....
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 10-01-2007, 06:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 769
Posted By Bill64
The real incredible part of all of this is that...

The real incredible part of all of this is that you could call back in a month and start your service over...I doubt they keep records of this. I know it is possible with sprint to go right over to...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 10-01-2007, 06:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,755
Posted By Bill64
This wouldn't surprise me, the Vista launch was a...

This wouldn't surprise me, the Vista launch was a complete disaster for a lot of the people I knew who upgraded....One of the members of another forum I frequent bought a computer that was...
Forum: News and Community Announcements 10-01-2007, 06:03 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 29,485
Posted By Bill64
I just added it too....:D

I just added it too....:D
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