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Forum: Switcher Hangout 12-23-2011, 10:08 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,123
Posted By Village Idiot
Did you actually do any research? I figure not....

Did you actually do any research? I figure not. :|

If you google Macbook Pro 2012, there's a lot of other sites speculating on similar upgrades without mention the digitimes article. I think I...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 12-22-2011, 11:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,123
Posted By Village Idiot
Apple to Launch 2880x1800 Resolution 'Retina...

Apple to Launch 2880x1800 Resolution 'Retina Display' MacBook Pro in Q2 2012? - Mac Rumors...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 12-22-2011, 11:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,123
Posted By Village Idiot
2880x1800 res and smaller MBP like bodies without...

2880x1800 res and smaller MBP like bodies without CD drives is the rumor I've seen from more than one source, especially with Lion supporting new textures and such, I could survive a $500 hit for 5...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 12-22-2011, 05:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,123
Posted By Village Idiot
What's the depreciation on a high end MBP like?

I've had good luck buying and selling the base 15" MBP's in the past and right now I'm using a Macbook, which just isn't cutting it. I have that because I figured my desktop would be good enough, but...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 12-12-2011, 03:35 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,196
Posted By Village Idiot
This automation is built into Win7. Does the most...

This automation is built into Win7. Does the most recent OS X have the same ability? I would hope so.



Google

You can see comparisons of start up times and everything else with a SSD to a...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 06-07-2011, 04:20 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,535
Posted By Village Idiot
My point was not about how MS is operating, but...

My point was not about how MS is operating, but that if no one else can manage to crack into the business world, then they're not going to be able to overthrown MS.

You can sell less to a...
Forum: Music, Audio, and Podcasting 06-06-2011, 10:07 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,708
Posted By Village Idiot
Well duh. Due to diminishing returns this is true...

Well duh. Due to diminishing returns this is true of a wintel machine and an Apple computer. An iMac with double the specs of an AIO PC won't necessarily run at double the speed. You'd see...
Forum: Music, Audio, and Podcasting 06-05-2011, 01:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,708
Posted By Village Idiot
Program choice matters more than computer choice....

Program choice matters more than computer choice. The only reason I wouldn't go with an iMac is screen choice. I have a 30" and it wouldn't exactly match.
Forum: Archival Forum 06-05-2011, 01:30 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,437
Posted By Village Idiot
If you ever make it east, I can. I'm in the next...

If you ever make it east, I can. I'm in the next state over, albeit at the complete opposite end.
Forum: Archival Forum 06-05-2011, 01:20 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,437
Posted By Village Idiot
$4,900 worth of equipment. ...

$4,900 worth of equipment.
http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2446/5797117031_b742519851_z.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/cokronk/5797117031/in/photostream)

I think I spent too much.
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 06-03-2011, 05:12 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,535
Posted By Village Idiot
I meant desktop computer vs. the iPad. Like the...

I meant desktop computer vs. the iPad. Like the ability to have one folder for apps instead of having a size limit on the number of apps allowed in one folder. Ideally, I'd have a nearly blank iPad...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 06-03-2011, 02:28 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,535
Posted By Village Idiot
I don't think this will happen until another OS...

I don't think this will happen until another OS makes huge roads into the business world.



I agree with that statement to a point, but there are something that iOS is lacking that is removed...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 06-01-2011, 03:04 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,880
Posted By Village Idiot
My current ride is an '06 Triumph Daytona 675. I...

My current ride is an '06 Triumph Daytona 675. I got on my Birthday the year before last. It had less than 5K miles on it and I only ended up paying $5,600.

I'm starting to look at another bike. I...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 04-23-2011, 08:38 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,951
Posted By Village Idiot
I don't give up easily.

I don't give up easily.
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 04-20-2011, 11:34 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,951
Posted By Village Idiot
I make hot sauce on occasion and on one certain...

I make hot sauce on occasion and on one certain occasion, I tried to put my contacts in about ten times after handling the jalapeños and eventually gave up.
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 04-10-2011, 10:22 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,831
Posted By Village Idiot
For a million people to read one book, one...

For a million people to read one book, one million copies need to be printed. For one million people to read 100 books, 100 million books need to be copied. For one million people to read 100 books...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 03-06-2011, 06:24 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,722
Posted By Village Idiot
Srsly, what genre? I can recommend August Burns...

Srsly, what genre? I can recommend August Burns Red, Lupe Fiasco, A Day To Remember, Authority Zero, The Low Life, Coheed and Cambria, Mumford abd Suns, and any others, but no two of those bands are...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 02-28-2011, 12:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,031
Posted By Village Idiot
:) Monster Cables vs. a Coat Hanger...

:) Monster Cables vs. a Coat Hanger (http://gizmodo.com/#!363154/audiophile-deathmatch-monster-cables-vs-a-coat-hanger)
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 02-28-2011, 11:54 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,031
Posted By Village Idiot
From one of the articles: I have a $5...

From one of the articles:


I have a $5 HDMI cable that works just as well as the $40 HDMI cable I bought because I needed one ASAP and that was the cheapest the local Best Buy had.

I'll be...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 02-26-2011, 02:49 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,031
Posted By Village Idiot
Monster cable are over priced and over rated.

Monster cable are over priced and over rated.
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 02-20-2011, 03:20 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,696
Posted By Village Idiot
Nevermind, figured it out.

Nevermind, figured it out.
Forum: Internet, Networking, and Wireless 02-20-2011, 03:04 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,696
Posted By Village Idiot
Setting static IP on network computers and reserving addresses in Airport Extreme

My roommate purchased an Airport Extreme router and I'm trying to get it set up. With my Belkin N+ I could set the IP addresses of computers on the network to static and set them so that the IP was...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 02-19-2011, 11:34 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,147
Posted By Village Idiot
It would take more than a ride over bumpy rides...

It would take more than a ride over bumpy rides to unseat the RAM in a MBP, especially if it was in it's original box or a padded case.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 02-15-2011, 12:56 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 7,551
Posted By Village Idiot
Possibly, but my biggest gripe with Apple is the...

Possibly, but my biggest gripe with Apple is the lack of high end graphics cards in anything but the Mac Pros, and even then not all high end nvidia or ATI cards will work without custom drivers.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 02-14-2011, 11:11 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 7,551
Posted By Village Idiot
I was thinking about buying a Mac Pro after my...

I was thinking about buying a Mac Pro after my last problem, but they start out at $2,500. Sure it can hold it's own, but for that price I can build something nearly as fast and purchase a 30"...
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