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Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 07-31-2011, 10:41 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,271
Posted By iHarrison
Thumbs down I was only repeating what I had heard from...

I was only repeating what I had heard from Mac-using friends & asking if it was true, there's no need to be so snide...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 07-31-2011, 10:24 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,271
Posted By iHarrison
Unhappy Hate detected!

Firing Orbital Friendship Cannon...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-29-2011, 05:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 437
Posted By iHarrison
Cool A reason to switch: Microsoft's Internet Explorer is for stupid people... No, really!

IQ Tests Say Internet Explorer Users Are Stupider Than Safari Users [Report] (http://www.cultofmac.com/iq-tests-say-internet-explorer-users-are-stupider-than-safari-users-report) :Smirk:
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 07-29-2011, 05:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,812
Posted By iHarrison
Oddly enough, it has been reported that one of...

Oddly enough, it has been reported that one of the features of Windows 8 will be that you can supposedly create a bootable LiveUSB clone of your PC...

As to whether that actually will happen, I...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 07-29-2011, 04:58 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,271
Posted By iHarrison
Question I didn't think you were supposed to do that... ...

I didn't think you were supposed to do that...

One of the differences between Windows & OS X I'd always heard about was that not only was it unnecessary to turn-off your computer when you're done...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 07-29-2011, 04:48 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,604
Posted By iHarrison
It's the only way they can keep themselves in a...

It's the only way they can keep themselves in a job. If a government ever made good on all its pre-election promises to stabilise the economy & fix society they'd render themselves obsolete!

They...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 07-29-2011, 04:19 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,271
Posted By iHarrison
Sorry, I misinterpreted the purpose of this forum...

Sorry, I misinterpreted the purpose of this forum as specifically for hardware-related questions; not just any general hardware-related posts.
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 07-29-2011, 04:15 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,271
Posted By iHarrison
You say that:However, quoting from the...

You say that:However, quoting from the article:It's an innate failing of any FireWire hardware, be it Mac or PC, but it can be patched via software. Apple really needs to address this issue with its...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 07-29-2011, 12:08 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,604
Posted By iHarrison
I think I can see where this is going... ...

I think I can see where this is going...

[Creative Commons Original Image Source (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Steve_Jobs_WWDC07.jpg)]
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 07-29-2011, 12:02 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,604
Posted By iHarrison
I did search, honest! I just obviously didn't...

I did search, honest! I just obviously didn't use any particular search terms that matched this thread... Still, no harm done...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-29-2011, 11:49 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 7,794
Posted By iHarrison
Oh, actually, in all seriousness; you might need...

Oh, actually, in all seriousness; you might need to change the localisation settings on AirPort if it doesn't auto-detect that it's receiving signals from British WiFi networks, but that's the only...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 07-29-2011, 11:48 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,604
Posted By iHarrison
Didn't see that...

Didn't see that...
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-29-2011, 11:46 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 7,794
Posted By iHarrison
UK keyboard: Shift+3 = US keyboard:...

UK keyboard: Shift+3 =

US keyboard: Shift+3 = #

That's about it, really... ;)
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 07-29-2011, 11:41 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,604
Posted By iHarrison
Cool United States of Apple

Apple, Inc. Is Now Richer Than The United States Government [REPORT] (http://www.redmondpie.com/apple-inc.-is-now-richer-than-the-united-states-government-report/) :Smirk:
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 07-28-2011, 02:34 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,271
Posted By iHarrison
Thumbs up Admins, you can close this thread now. ...

Admins, you can close this thread now.

robduckyworth has won it...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 07-27-2011, 11:11 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,616
Posted By iHarrison
I have heard tell of a server PC with specs of 12...

I have heard tell of a server PC with specs of 12 cores @ 2.93GHz, 64GB of RAM, a streamlined BIOS, and booting off an SSD, booting Windows 7 in less than five seconds.

But, of course, that's a...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 07-26-2011, 02:39 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,271
Posted By iHarrison
Oh, of course, but it looks bad; this is just the...

Oh, of course, but it looks bad; this is just the type of thing that competitors will highlight, and Apple has a pretty high-profile public image to maintain...
Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 07-26-2011, 10:51 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,271
Posted By iHarrison
Trial by Fire...

...wire:

Any Mac With A Firewire Port Running OS X Lion Can Be Hacked Within Minutes [Report] (http://www.cultofmac.com/any-mac-with-a-firewire-port-running-os-x-lion-can-be-hacked-within-minutes)...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 07-26-2011, 10:43 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 946
Posted By iHarrison
Shocking!

Security researcher finds hack vulnerability in Mac battery chips (http://www.physorg.com/news/2011-07-hack-vulnerability-mac-battery-chips.html)

He aught to be charged with assault on battery :P
Forum: Apple Notebooks 07-26-2011, 09:22 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,104
Posted By iHarrison
Well, if you want it for that then you'd want the...

Well, if you want it for that then you'd want the dedicated graphics, faster CPU, and more RAM (up to a maximum of 8GB) of a MacBook Pro anyway...

A regular MacBook, even with the RAM maxed-out at...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 07-25-2011, 10:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 464
Posted By iHarrison
Yes, if. How else am I to phrase it? If I said...

Yes, if. How else am I to phrase it? If I said "when" you'd likely interpret that as me saying it had never happened before!

You be trollin'...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 07-25-2011, 09:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 464
Posted By iHarrison
Cool Well, I assure you, my dig at him has nothing to...

Well, I assure you, my dig at him has nothing to do with his being American & my being British, if an American invents something I'll gladly acknowledge it; as I believe in giving credit where...
Forum: Apple Desktops 07-25-2011, 09:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 347
Posted By iHarrison
eBay or Craigslist would be a good place to find...

eBay or Craigslist would be a good place to find fairly old-school hardware like that. Nowhere's going to be stocking it new any more...

The highest Mac OS you could put on it would be OS X 10.5...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 07-25-2011, 09:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 464
Posted By iHarrison
Not at all... I saw the story on the BBC News...

Not at all... I saw the story on the BBC News website, and composed the post myself...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 07-23-2011, 10:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 765
Posted By iHarrison
Welcome, enjoy your time here :)

Welcome, enjoy your time here :)
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