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Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 07-28-2014, 11:51 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 702
Posted By Ctrl-Opt-Del
I'm not really sure why you think Android is such...

I'm not really sure why you think Android is such a horrible place to start... Unless you bought her a really cheap piece of junk, or some heavily-skinned monstrosity like a Samsung Galaxy Tab or...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 06-25-2014, 03:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 592
Posted By Ctrl-Opt-Del
This is like comparing apples to oranges (even...

This is like comparing apples to oranges (even though they're both Apples in this case)...

By way of example I have an Asus EeePC & (am getting rid of) a 2012 Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1; both have...
Forum: Apple Desktops 06-20-2014, 09:11 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 804
Posted By Ctrl-Opt-Del
Arrow Depends on how you choose to set it up. You can...

Depends on how you choose to set it up. You can set them up as dual monitors, with the desktop spanning across both; or you can elect to "mirror" them - as you refer to below - to have them show the...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 06-20-2014, 08:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 480
Posted By Ctrl-Opt-Del
Arrow Samsung phones - Android or otherwise - yes. ...

Samsung phones - Android or otherwise - yes. Everything they make seems to be 50% trying to copy the more superficial & technically unimportant parts of Apple design, 50% deliberately doing the...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 06-18-2014, 01:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 735
Posted By Ctrl-Opt-Del
Arrow Windows will recognise your Command key as the...

Windows will recognise your Command key as the Windows key (as they are the "meta" or "super" key on both layouts & thus share the same value on a key map), so you'll have to use:

LWin::LCtrl...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 06-18-2014, 01:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 480
Posted By Ctrl-Opt-Del
Question I've been playing around with Sense 6 on my HTC One (M7)... Looks very iOS7-ish to me

Same minimalist typography, same flat/pastel colour scheme, same kinds of animations. It's only really the icons that remain more glossy & more like a refined version of Samsung's TouchWiz icons...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 06-14-2014, 06:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 438
Posted By Ctrl-Opt-Del
Exclamation Whoops :Oops: Sorry, I didn't mean to post it...

Whoops :Oops: Sorry, I didn't mean to post it there; I was browsing that forum when I thought of the question & obviously didn't remember to switch to the Lounge before hitting New Thread......
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 06-14-2014, 03:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 438
Posted By Ctrl-Opt-Del
Question Pure personal speculation about possible future iPhone models...

Given that - while market forces do seem to be driving phone screen sizes up in general - many people say they are still quite happy with the current iPhone size (indeed, there is a healthy market...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 06-03-2014, 02:46 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 2,454
Posted By Ctrl-Opt-Del
OS X Yosemite? "Oh, Essex. Yo, Semite"? ...

OS X Yosemite? "Oh, Essex. Yo, Semite"?

Sounds like someone from east London saying hello to their Jewish friend...

I'm voting for OS X 10.11...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 06-03-2014, 11:35 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,767
Posted By Ctrl-Opt-Del
I'm quite happy with my Windows/Linux hybrid...

I'm quite happy with my Windows/Linux hybrid desktop PC, but - once I finally have the funds for it - I do intend to get a MacBook as my mobile computer (currently I have an Asus EeePC netbook...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 06-02-2014, 04:03 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,767
Posted By Ctrl-Opt-Del
I use - & somewhat like - both, for different...

I use - & somewhat like - both, for different reasons; Windows is useful for certain software, and Linux is good for general stability & customisation.

I need Windows to run CAD software & to play...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 06-02-2014, 01:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 689
Posted By Ctrl-Opt-Del
Question Can anyone else in the UK not get the WWDC14 live stream?

I've tried Chrome Beta, Safari, and even Internet Explorer (running under Windows 8.1 Update 1 64-bit); I have QuickTime 7 installed & it still just says "Available shortly. Please check back soon."...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 04-11-2014, 12:47 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,212
Posted By Ctrl-Opt-Del
I must admit that, while I am more-or-less...

I must admit that, while I am more-or-less OS-agnostic & am equally happy on almost any platform, it does seem somehow more - for lack of a less hyperbolic word - appropriate to surf the web on a Mac...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 04-09-2014, 04:24 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 394
Posted By Ctrl-Opt-Del
Cool Rip xp

Happens to the best of us eventually...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 03-14-2014, 10:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 619
Posted By Ctrl-Opt-Del
Question Do iPhones get hot in use? (Versus Android handsets)

The only problem I have with my HTC One (which is otherwise a very capable phone that I'm happy with & serves me well) is that it has a tendency to get warm very rapidly in normal use, and get...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 10-19-2013, 08:18 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 292
Posted By Ctrl-Opt-Del
Question What manner of...?

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Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-25-2013, 07:50 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 903
Posted By Ctrl-Opt-Del
You would've thought they could set iTunes & iOS...

You would've thought they could set iTunes & iOS to automatically warn users attempting to authorise an excessive number of computers/devices that they needed to de-authorise an old one before they...
Forum: Community Suggestions and Feedback 09-25-2013, 05:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,644
Posted By Ctrl-Opt-Del
I noticed that too... Have I broken the site? :P

I noticed that too... Have I broken the site? :P
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 09-25-2013, 06:26 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,331
Posted By Ctrl-Opt-Del
Lightbulb That's the thing with an arbitrary naming system...

That's the thing with an arbitrary naming system (if they'd not wanted to hang-on to the OS X brand for so long Mavericks would be Mac OS 19).

I think the reason why they've chosen the slightly...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 09-24-2013, 07:08 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,331
Posted By Ctrl-Opt-Del
We obviously have different definitions of...

We obviously have different definitions of "simple". Having two iPhones numbered 6C (a 5S & a 6 version), followed by two numbered 7C (a 6S & a 7 version) seems very confusing to me...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 09-20-2013, 03:21 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,331
Posted By Ctrl-Opt-Del
Question Have Apple shot themselves in the foot with their iPhone naming conventions?

2013: iPhone 5S + iPhone 5C

2014: iPhone 6 + iPhone 6C? 5CS?

2015: iPhone 6S + iPhone 6CS? 6C?

The only other option is to only bring-out a C version every two years with the S version to...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-04-2013, 11:43 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 573
Posted By Ctrl-Opt-Del
Arrow Hardware, no; software, yes: Buy Office for...

Hardware, no; software, yes:

Buy Office for Mac | Office For Mac (http://www.microsoft.com/mac/buy)

Either that or use the free Open Office (http://www.openoffice.org/porting/mac/) or...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 09-04-2013, 11:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,087
Posted By Ctrl-Opt-Del
Arrow *currency region-corrected to match that used by...

*currency region-corrected to match that used by OP ;-)
Forum: Switcher Hangout 08-07-2013, 10:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,136
Posted By Ctrl-Opt-Del
Arrow I don't think it's a software issue, I think it's...

I don't think it's a software issue, I think it's a hardware one.

The USB buses (forgive the tautology) on Macs are far more advanced than those on almost all PCs, capable of delivering variable...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 07-14-2013, 03:54 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,469
Posted By Ctrl-Opt-Del
Thumbs down Having to go into the audio settings & switch the...

Having to go into the audio settings & switch the chosen device between internal speakers (or Line-out) & HDMI-out is the same thing you'd have to do on Windows or Linux.

Yes - technically - it's...
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