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Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 02-01-2013, 05:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,618
Posted By IvanLasston
You could setup google voice to ring at multiple...

You could setup google voice to ring at multiple locations.
How to Make Skype Play Nicely with Google Voice (http://lifehacker.com/5878980/how-to-make-skype-play-nicely-with-google-voice)
It...
Forum: Community Polls 02-01-2013, 04:04 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,630
Posted By IvanLasston
Congratulations - now where is my chopper ride? ;)

Congratulations - now where is my chopper ride? ;)
Forum: OS X - Operating System 02-01-2013, 01:29 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 759
Posted By IvanLasston
You actually do not want your ISP keeping records...

You actually do not want your ISP keeping records of what you are doing. That is a good thing that they cannot provide you with a history.

There is parental controls in various versions of OSX...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 02-01-2013, 01:21 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,445
Posted By IvanLasston
I have a core i7 MBA with 4GB of RAM and it takes...

I have a core i7 MBA with 4GB of RAM and it takes 0 bounces for opera to open. With only Opera opening - Opera opens right away. When I have 3 other browsers open - I get 2 bounces before Opera...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-31-2013, 11:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,214
Posted By IvanLasston
Well I went from a 6.6 pound 17" to the 2.38...

Well I went from a 6.6 pound 17" to the 2.38 pound MBA 11". As I said - even the 13" MBA wasn't light and thin enough for me. I am able to fit both my computer bag, and my carryon bag - under the...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-31-2013, 06:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,699
Posted By IvanLasston
What type of monitor is it? I've had a blurry...

What type of monitor is it? I've had a blurry font problem when using HP monitors (and I believe there was someone else on this forum that had a similar blurry font problem on another HP monitor)...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 01-31-2013, 06:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,214
Posted By IvanLasston
I wouldn't call 1.5 pounds negligible. (4.5 lbs...

I wouldn't call 1.5 pounds negligible. (4.5 lbs vs 2.96 lbs) If you aren't moving around a lot I could see it - but schlepping an extra 1.5 pounds can be significant. Even dropping from the 2.96 of...
Forum: iPhone Hardware and Accessories 01-31-2013, 03:00 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 673
Posted By IvanLasston
I have bought a few from Amazon - so far I have...

I have bought a few from Amazon - so far I have good luck with what I have gotten. (I've gotten ~8 of them and so far I have tried 4 of them and they all work)

They were $3-$5 USD on Amazon - I...
Forum: iOS and Apps 01-31-2013, 09:06 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 704
Posted By IvanLasston
If you are out of space - then maybe you got it...

If you are out of space - then maybe you got it all - but for every 500MB of photos you upload - you get 500 MB of space on Dropbox - up to 3GB.
https://www.dropbox.com/help/287/en
Go check the...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-30-2013, 05:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,456
Posted By IvanLasston
The binary is the same for all Mac versions. I...

The binary is the same for all Mac versions. I do have Home and Student as well. Outlook is not licensed with Home and Student. I had to buy another license to get Outlook to work.

To say it...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-30-2013, 04:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,456
Posted By IvanLasston
If you are using Office Home - then the product...

If you are using Office Home - then the product key does not include Outlook. You'll have to get the business version to get Outlook.
Forum: Community Polls 01-30-2013, 04:28 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,630
Posted By IvanLasston
Voted - Good luck all

Voted - Good luck all
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-30-2013, 02:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 677
Posted By IvanLasston
Wait - this is coming back to me now. I think I...

Wait - this is coming back to me now. I think I have this wrong. Here is my original writeup...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-30-2013, 01:02 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,161
Posted By IvanLasston
If you are always upgrading then - a subscription...

If you are always upgrading then - a subscription based model will probably work out in your favor. That being said - I had been using Office 2007 - since it's release - on my work PCs. Just one of...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-30-2013, 12:55 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,161
Posted By IvanLasston
Yeah - what I am afraid of - is if you want a...

Yeah - what I am afraid of - is if you want a mobile device version - Microsoft is going to push you to the Office 365 subscription. If you read the description - this is what is being hinted at. ...
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 01-30-2013, 12:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 934
Posted By IvanLasston
This was always the biggest security issue that...

This was always the biggest security issue that I've heard. From what I understand - the locking/data encryption/remote wipe - combo that is available on pretty much all devices is the reason why...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-30-2013, 12:44 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,161
Posted By IvanLasston
Aye - it looks like even with 365 you get 2011...

Aye - it looks like even with 365 you get 2011 for now. But since it is always up to date - if you sign up for it you will get the upgrade to 2013.

That being said - my point was - it seems that...
Forum: iPad Hardware and Accessories 01-30-2013, 12:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 934
Posted By IvanLasston
Just because your doctor is using a computer...

Just because your doctor is using a computer doesn't make your information secure. I've been to plenty of offices and hospitals that have their computers sitting out - with the power button...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 01-30-2013, 11:49 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,161
Posted By IvanLasston
It looks like Office 2013 has released. (At least...

It looks like Office 2013 has released. (At least in the US)
Office - Office.com (http://office.microsoft.com)
Office 2011 - isn't bad - and the new licensing seems to want to push you to a $100...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 01-30-2013, 11:38 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 677
Posted By IvanLasston
That will port forward your linux box 3389 to...

That will port forward your linux box 3389 to local 33389 - your linux box isn't running rdp.

Do you have ssh server running on your windows machine?

You'll have to ssh port forward from the...
Forum: Apple Desktops 01-30-2013, 10:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 957
Posted By IvanLasston
The discrete video cards with their own memory...

The discrete video cards with their own memory will be better for 3d gaming. The Intel HD4000 is OK - but if you don't have peripherals it may be better to get the iMac.
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 01-29-2013, 06:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 863
Posted By IvanLasston
I have attached the automator setup to make a new...

I have attached the automator setup to make a new sticky - just try to make it in Automator. It is not good to upload an Automator action as it could contain malware.

Then - you can add it to a...
Forum: OS X - Apps and Games 01-28-2013, 10:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 863
Posted By IvanLasston
Does it have to be in Mail? And why does it have...

Does it have to be in Mail? And why does it have to be in Mail? You could probably use Automator and iCal to launch a new sticky note every morning.

What are you using for mail?
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 01-28-2013, 09:48 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 957
Posted By IvanLasston
Link to the CBC news aboot unlocking Wireless...

Link to the CBC news aboot unlocking
Wireless fee, contract guidelines proposed by CRTC - Technology & Science - CBC News...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 01-28-2013, 06:36 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,403
Posted By IvanLasston
Awesome Mate! Flying a helicopter is on my bucket...

Awesome Mate! Flying a helicopter is on my bucket list. I've taken tours but I've always wanted to try flying one.
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