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Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 01-05-2007, 12:32 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,525
Posted By mcsenerd
I ditto this statement...I'm still using mine...

I ditto this statement...I'm still using mine with the original batteries (I got mine like over three months ago!)
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-04-2007, 05:40 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,012
Posted By mcsenerd
My comments weren't aimed at any particular...

My comments weren't aimed at any particular person or persons, but more in general towards a number of people who constantly put down advancements in technology for whatever reason...

i.e. -...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-04-2007, 01:16 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,012
Posted By mcsenerd
I swear...when will the arguments against...

I swear...when will the arguments against technology advancement cease... I mean heck...I remember fighting all the "who needs high-density floppies anyway" battles way back when...this is just more...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 12-11-2006, 06:10 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 737
Posted By mcsenerd
And it has to be SATA (or Serial ATA) and...

And it has to be SATA (or Serial ATA) and 9.5mm...other than those things...no...nothing special. I don't know how many of the pre-packaged drives or SATA though...I always thought most of them were...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 05-31-2006, 04:59 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,425
Posted By mcsenerd
Wireless Headphones/Speakers etc...that's why. I...

Wireless Headphones/Speakers etc...that's why. I don't know any of the most ardent of idiots that actually wants Bluetooth for file transfer capabilities (For the umpteenth time). That...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 05-30-2006, 08:25 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,425
Posted By mcsenerd
Well...while bluetooth may very well be too much...

Well...while bluetooth may very well be too much of a battery hog to fulfill such requirements (although I don't really think it is such of a hog in my experience)...The point being is that going...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 05-26-2006, 05:16 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,425
Posted By mcsenerd
Are people really this dense? I don't think...

Are people really this dense? I don't think anyone that knows anything about what they are talking about has ever said that bluetooth would be an ideal way to transfer music onto or off of an iPod....
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-22-2006, 12:49 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,319
Posted By mcsenerd
I dare you to find a single PATA drive that can...

I dare you to find a single PATA drive that can saturate a 133 IDE bus...SATA is no faster than PATA in reality.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-20-2006, 07:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,013
Posted By mcsenerd
I don't think you can do anything higher res than...

I don't think you can do anything higher res than that without the screen spanning patch.
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 03-19-2006, 01:58 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 733
Posted By mcsenerd
If you're worried about finances...stay...

If you're worried about finances...stay away...far away...from apple branded crack! You won't stop buying...and upgrading...and dreaming...and drooling...and on...and on...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-15-2006, 12:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,246
Posted By mcsenerd
My advice...save yourself the effort and...

My advice...save yourself the effort and hardship...sell the lexcrap and go buy a real printer that supports OS's other than MS's like a Canon or even an Epson. I had zero luck getting my Lexmark to...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-13-2006, 01:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,009
Posted By mcsenerd
Getting that danged bottom case unsnapped is the...

Getting that danged bottom case unsnapped is the most gut-wrentching part...you've got be really firm...but overly-so. I managed to do it just fine...but I did ding up the case (an almost...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-13-2006, 08:52 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,009
Posted By mcsenerd
1.) Yes...it's a PIA...but not impossible. I...

1.) Yes...it's a PIA...but not impossible. I highly suggest that you print out and use the screw guide offered over at ifixit.com
2.) Dunno...people pay me to do stuff to computers...I've never ever...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-12-2006, 01:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 792
Posted By mcsenerd
What warranty? I ripped my iBook open the minute...

What warranty? I ripped my iBook open the minute it arrived on my doorstep so I could put in my 7200 RPM 80 Gb HD and DL Superdrive and 1 Gb SO-DIMM. :)
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-07-2006, 10:55 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,588
Posted By mcsenerd
How fast does a word processor really need to be?

How fast does a word processor really need to be?
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-05-2006, 09:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,999
Posted By mcsenerd
I'd say this good place for this question would...

I'd say this good place for this question would be the forums over at MACOSXHINTS.COM. Heck...if you do a search over there...you might even find that this has already been covered.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 03-05-2006, 12:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 660
Posted By mcsenerd
I put a Pioneer K05 DVD burner in my iBook. I...

I put a Pioneer K05 DVD burner in my iBook. I just don't want the hassle of carrying around another piece of equipment. I can't remember how much I paid for it...but it was less than 90 bucks. It...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 03-03-2006, 10:55 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,628
Posted By mcsenerd
The greatest motivator in the entire world is...

The greatest motivator in the entire world is fear.

We fear most that which we do not know...

That is why Apple hasn't opened up OS X...nuf said.
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-24-2006, 11:17 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,606
Posted By mcsenerd
I don't see why not...2.1 is not true surround...

I don't see why not...2.1 is not true surround sound ala DTS or Dolby Digital...it's more like sound divied up by crossovers and sent to the appropriate speakers for reproduction.
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 02-24-2006, 11:13 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,519
Posted By mcsenerd
Ok? :confused: And this would be a problem why?...

Ok? :confused: And this would be a problem why? Heck...spin off the company and devote the new organization strictly toward the new fork of OS X. Money's money folks...in a capitalist society...you...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 02-24-2006, 11:01 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,519
Posted By mcsenerd
I guarantee you that OS X legally available to...

I guarantee you that OS X legally available to install on third-party hardware would capture at least %15 of the OS market...and trust me...that'd be enough to force device manufacturers to write...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 02-23-2006, 09:13 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,519
Posted By mcsenerd
I always hear this whining about how using OS X...

I always hear this whining about how using OS X on hardware other than that produced by Apple will be unstable or unreliable...that is such fanboy FUD. There is no proof of this idea. Why would it...
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 02-18-2006, 12:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 776
Posted By mcsenerd
Do we need any further proof that the good ol ma...

Do we need any further proof that the good ol ma bell telcos are the scourge of the earth now? Cingular stinks for tech...and I wouldn't anticipate that changing any time soon...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-09-2006, 12:23 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 652
Posted By mcsenerd
Well...I got a 40.61 outta Xbench on this...

Well...I got a 40.61 outta Xbench on this thing...what else to tweak...hmmmmm...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 02-08-2006, 10:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 652
Posted By mcsenerd
Schweeettt!!!

Well...I finally got my iBook in today. I'm now typing this on my refurbed 12" 1.33 Ghz iBook w/1.5 GB of RAM and a 7200 RPM 80 GB Hard Drive and a Pioneer DL DVD Burner (K04). I'm still tweaking and...
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