Welcome to the MacNN Forums.

If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking the link above. You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below.

You are here: MacNN Forums > Search Forums > Search Results

Showing results 1 to 50 of 1000
Search: Posts Made By: Spheric Harlot
Thread Thread Starter Last Post Replies Views Forum
Yes, obviously some people (notably those who... 431 Views / 26 Replies  
Yes, obviously some people (notably those who will complain about it on a tech forum on the dweebnet) will connect their phone via cable.

But honestly, for the six people who own an iOS device...
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Yesterday at 08:14 PM, in Mac Notebooks
AppleInsider verified the throttling in their... 431 Views / 26 Replies  
AppleInsider verified the throttling in their tests:

http://appleinsider.com/articles/18/07/18/tested-thermal-conditions-in-the-2018-i9-macbook-pro-dramatically-hampering-performance
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Yesterday at 07:26 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Good news! That makes sense, given that the... 5,792 Views / 129 Replies  
Good news!

That makes sense, given that the limitation in PCIe lanes was tied to core count.
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Yesterday at 12:18 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I have a USB hub that I keep permanently attached... 431 Views / 26 Replies  
I have a USB hub that I keep permanently attached to the stationary hard drives at the desk at home, and a Thunderbolt Dock that does the HDMI for an external monitor, plus USB and FireWire for the...
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jul 18, 2018 at 02:26 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Four USB-A adapters? Why? People obviously only... 431 Views / 26 Replies  
Four USB-A adapters? Why? People obviously only have three ports plus power. And obviously, Ethernet is far more important. Er no, HDMI, of course. Wait, no - this is a pro machine. They need to...
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jul 18, 2018 at 03:53 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Who hooks up their phone to the computer with a... 431 Views / 26 Replies  
Who hooks up their phone to the computer with a cable!?
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jul 18, 2018 at 03:48 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Yes, that much is clear. But anyone who... 431 Views / 26 Replies  
Yes, that much is clear.

But anyone who calls a Thunderbolt 3 port "crippled" over a USB-A port (or pretty much any other port, for that matter), is just ill-informed and wrong.
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jul 17, 2018 at 04:35 AM, in Mac Notebooks
That is, quite simply, flat-out wrong. They... 431 Views / 26 Replies  
That is, quite simply, flat-out wrong.

They are Thunderbolt 3 ports. Calling them "crippled" is like calling the monster Swiss army knife "crippled" when your needs are a nail file and a...
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jul 16, 2018 at 06:35 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Non-Touchbar is there for the price point, not... 431 Views / 26 Replies  
Non-Touchbar is there for the price point, not because it makes any sense as a product.
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jul 16, 2018 at 06:39 AM, in Mac Notebooks
How so? It seems that he’s pretty good at... 61,076 Views / 800 Replies  
How so? It seems that he’s pretty good at (eventually) achieving what he announces, no?

I see no issues with unawareness of incompetence.
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jul 16, 2018 at 06:37 AM, in MacNN Lounge
:lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol:... 61,076 Views / 800 Replies  
:lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol:
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jul 14, 2018 at 04:32 AM, in MacNN Lounge
That is both random AND ridiculous. Well... 61,076 Views / 800 Replies  
That is both random AND ridiculous.

Well done. :thumbsup:
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jul 13, 2018 at 12:49 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Via Gruber: ... 281 Views / 16 Replies  
Via Gruber:

https://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2018/06/disposable-america/563204/
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jul 12, 2018 at 05:58 PM, in MacNN Lounge
The trend started decades ago with countries... 281 Views / 16 Replies  
The trend started decades ago with countries beginning the outlaw free plastic bags.
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jul 11, 2018 at 04:35 PM, in MacNN Lounge
As per the thread title: no, it did not occur to... 61,076 Views / 800 Replies  
As per the thread title: no, it did not occur to me.

Apologies for assuming that you were being on-topic.





Again: given the context of this thread, it seemed like an exceedingly stupid...
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jul 11, 2018 at 04:33 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Er, yeah — it can be qualified as a mental... 61,076 Views / 800 Replies  
Er, yeah — it can be qualified as a mental disorder in exactly the same way that drinking beer may qualify as a mental disorder.

You may not be aware of it, but: Addictions are kinda real, and...
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jul 11, 2018 at 08:17 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Nm. I must read betterer in the footure 48,587 Views / 536 Replies  
Nm. I must read betterer in the footure
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jul 9, 2018 at 04:21 PM, in MacNN Lounge
It's all about the moichandizing. 48,587 Views / 536 Replies  
It's all about the moichandizing.
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jul 9, 2018 at 02:27 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I'd be afraid to ask that question, too. 48,587 Views / 536 Replies  
I'd be afraid to ask that question, too.
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jul 3, 2018 at 06:52 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Was that a Scando thing? I've never seen... 629 Views / 32 Replies  
Was that a Scando thing?

I've never seen 110V outlets here except in hotel bathrooms. Private bathrooms all had 220V back in the 70s.
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jul 3, 2018 at 06:36 AM, in MacNN Lounge
You don't. DropBox syncs with DropBox. ... 3,811 Views / 86 Replies  
You don't.

DropBox syncs with DropBox.

You install the app on all devices, and have access to everything in your DropBox from everywhere.

I keep my sheet music archive in a DropBox folder...
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jul 2, 2018 at 05:41 PM, in macOS
This is one of the problems with that, especially... 814 Views / 32 Replies  
This is one of the problems with that, especially once you get into cutting and folding/stapling booklets.

The other is that self-printing them doesn't give the same results as a professional...
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jul 2, 2018 at 10:08 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Given. The wording was a hedge against... 814 Views / 32 Replies  
Given.

The wording was a hedge against individuals no longer wanting to be associated with a product, or a band torn between wanting to sell a product and that product still featuring (and thus...
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jun 30, 2018 at 11:31 AM, in MacNN Lounge
If you can safely assume that a second pressing... 814 Views / 32 Replies  
If you can safely assume that a second pressing is in the interest of the band members, I’d go ahead and just inform them of the decision.

If you have a minimum payout defined, then it doesn’t...
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jun 30, 2018 at 07:14 AM, in MacNN Lounge
It’s an audio output. I have the old-style... 1,189 Views / 22 Replies  
It’s an audio output.

I have the old-style wallplug hooked up to the kitchen stereo, and the newer, flat type for the living-room stereo.
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jun 29, 2018 at 01:40 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Selling CDs and other merchandise at concerts is... 814 Views / 32 Replies  
Selling CDs and other merchandise at concerts is often the only way to turn a profit on tour.

Touring is expensive, especially if you’re no longer 22, and couch-surfing no longer seems like a...
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jun 29, 2018 at 06:46 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Every record deal I’ve been involved in has... 814 Views / 32 Replies  
Every record deal I’ve been involved in has stipulated payouts after costs are recouped.

And of course, it’s imperative to list exactly *which* costs are recoupable, and to what extent.
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jun 29, 2018 at 04:23 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Same with Logic 9. 3,811 Views / 86 Replies  
Same with Logic 9.
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jun 27, 2018 at 01:27 PM, in macOS
Googling that, I noticed that Bieber actually has... 61,076 Views / 800 Replies  
Googling that, I noticed that Bieber actually has
I IX VII V tattooed on his shoulder, which, I take it, is the moron's way of writing MCMLXXV?

Talk about random ridiculousness.
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jun 27, 2018 at 01:22 PM, in MacNN Lounge
That makes me uncomfortable. Is that a... 61,076 Views / 800 Replies  
That makes me uncomfortable.

Is that a bieber?
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jun 27, 2018 at 01:17 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Best thing ever. So awesome for family... 925 Views / 10 Replies  
Best thing ever.

So awesome for family photos and other snapshots.
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jun 25, 2018 at 03:53 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
What? Them’s fighting words. I mean, yeah,... 48,587 Views / 536 Replies  
What? Them’s fighting words.

I mean, yeah, I guess you could say it’s “marketing” to consistently make music that literally nobody else was making at the time (or since, really), over decades....
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jun 18, 2018 at 05:12 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Also, my initial reaction when i heard that... 10,450 Views / 212 Replies  
Also, my initial reaction when i heard that Disney had taken the Star Wars franchise out of Lucas’s hands was gratitude.

Here’s why I was right:
...
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jun 15, 2018 at 12:49 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Just a note: Both Episode 7 and 8 made... 10,450 Views / 212 Replies  
Just a note:

Both Episode 7 and 8 made about 54% of their money abroad.
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jun 15, 2018 at 12:47 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I‘m with Oreo. 10,450 Views / 212 Replies  
I‘m with Oreo.
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jun 15, 2018 at 02:11 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Most/many actors model on the side. But,... 10,450 Views / 212 Replies  
Most/many actors model on the side.

But, er: That person is a "stunner"? And Rose somehow isn't?

Huh. If you say so.
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jun 12, 2018 at 02:09 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I remember her sister lying on grates and kicking... 10,450 Views / 212 Replies  
I remember her sister lying on grates and kicking a ladder or something to get the remote trigger to fall. And that necklace pendant. Perseverance sticks in my mind as her primary quality. No idea...
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jun 12, 2018 at 07:13 AM, in MacNN Lounge
I was in Japan at the time. She had huge…hits. ... 48,587 Views / 536 Replies  
I was in Japan at the time. She had huge…hits.

Well, one hit.
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jun 11, 2018 at 09:34 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Back to the questions: Did anybody back in... 48,587 Views / 536 Replies  
Back to the questions:

Did anybody back in the 80s actually dig Samantha Fox for her music?
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jun 11, 2018 at 03:29 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Bullshit. That's selective perception,... 48,587 Views / 536 Replies  
Bullshit.

That's selective perception, combined with selective memory.

For any example you come up with, I could probably come up with at least three counter-examples.

At any given point...
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jun 11, 2018 at 02:54 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Backstory? What am I missing? Rose? 10,450 Views / 212 Replies  
Backstory? What am I missing? Rose?
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jun 7, 2018 at 07:30 AM, in MacNN Lounge
The spam post just so nicely rounds off this... 942 Views / 19 Replies  
The spam post just so nicely rounds off this thread...
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jun 5, 2018 at 06:39 AM, in MacNN Lounge
I bought a USB-A to USB-C cable to be able to do... 1,556 Views / 11 Replies  
I bought a USB-A to USB-C cable to be able to do just this in an emergency (i. e. I forget my power supply), but I have so far not been able to get my 15” MacBook Pro sufficiently charged to wake...
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jun 4, 2018 at 05:35 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Not for someone claiming to be from Yorkshire. ;) 942 Views / 19 Replies  
Not for someone claiming to be from Yorkshire. ;)
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jun 4, 2018 at 05:31 AM, in MacNN Lounge
You don’t say what machine you’re using. If... 942 Views / 19 Replies  
You don’t say what machine you’re using.

If it’s an iMac, you need to cut a hole in the back panel to add a serial connector, which you can solder directly to the USB I/O chip (pin assignments...
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jun 3, 2018 at 06:14 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Idiots. They’re too young and stupid to realise... 10,450 Views / 212 Replies  
Idiots. They’re too young and stupid to realise that it was George Lucas who almost killed Star Wars. These morons grew up thinking Star Wars was about Gungans and Jar Jar Binks.
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jun 3, 2018 at 06:00 AM, in MacNN Lounge
So the Death Star is constantly blowing heated... 10,450 Views / 212 Replies  
So the Death Star is constantly blowing heated gas out into space. Okay...
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jun 3, 2018 at 05:58 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Airport express does not support AirPlay 2. 546 Views / 2 Replies  
Airport express does not support AirPlay 2.
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on Jun 1, 2018 at 05:09 PM, in macOS
The fans actually switch off? I was under... 61,076 Views / 800 Replies  
The fans actually switch off?

I was under the impression that they are always running.
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on May 25, 2018 at 11:53 AM, in MacNN Lounge
That’s even dumber than Buck Rogers physics, and... 48,587 Views / 536 Replies  
That’s even dumber than Buck Rogers physics, and that was the 1930s.
Posted by Spheric Harlot, on May 21, 2018 at 12:45 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Showing results 1 to 50 of 1000
 
Top
Privacy Policy
All times are GMT -4. The time now is 06:15 AM.
All contents of these forums © 1995-2017 MacNN. All rights reserved.
Branding + Design: www.gesamtbild.com
vBulletin v.3.8.8 © 2000-2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.,