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If Russia tries to block social sites that... 639 Views / 15 Replies  
If Russia tries to block social sites that originate from outside Russia, then those sites will simply need to have their Russian customers use a virtual private network. Anyone that is living in a...
Posted by James Katt, on Jul 5, 2014 at 08:27 PM, in Tech News
"Just like the US and NSA" - no way. Tech... 639 Views / 15 Replies  
"Just like the US and NSA" - no way. Tech companies have taken measures to prevent spying from the NSA. Google, for example, now encrypts data sent from one server to another to prevent the NSA from...
Posted by James Katt, on Jul 5, 2014 at 07:06 PM, in Tech News
By Russia passing a law requiring social media... 639 Views / 15 Replies  
By Russia passing a law requiring social media data be housed in-country, the Russian government has complete access to data on their own citizens and can spy at will on their citizens' activities. ...
Posted by James Katt, on Jul 5, 2014 at 12:44 PM, in Tech News
Kingston and PNY are SSD repackagers. They do... 524 Views / 10 Replies  
Kingston and PNY are SSD repackagers. They do not make their on SSD chips. As a result they are dependent on the true manufacturers of these chips. And their profits are tied to how low a price...
Posted by James Katt, on Jun 21, 2014 at 02:40 PM, in Tech News
I own Chronosync with Chronosync Agent,... 600 Views / 7 Replies  
I own Chronosync with Chronosync Agent, SuperDuper!, and Carbon Copy Cloner.
1. Carbon Copy Cloner is the fastest at making clones. It can make several clones to multiple drives simultaneously by...
Posted by James Katt, on Jun 11, 2014 at 10:26 AM, in Mac News
So where is the Justice Department in this... 98 Views / 5 Replies  
So where is the Justice Department in this monopolistic behavior play by Amazon??? Huhhhh?
Posted by James Katt, on May 28, 2014 at 07:50 AM, in Tech News
This is the same crazy Denise Cote that is... 123 Views / 1 Replies  
This is the same crazy Denise Cote that is Apple's adversary. Her ruling is wrong. She is giving away the work of artists.
Posted by James Katt, on Mar 17, 2014 at 07:25 AM, in Tech News
If this report is true, then Apple is an EPIC... 160 Views / 6 Replies  
If this report is true, then Apple is an EPIC SUCCESS story in China. Apple has 150 MILLION CHINESE IPHONE USERS. That BOGGLES the mind! This is 80% of the market for phones costing over $500. ...
Posted by James Katt, on Mar 14, 2014 at 11:11 AM, in Tech News
Evad3rs is rightfully thanked for uncovering... 170 Views / 1 Replies  
Evad3rs is rightfully thanked for uncovering security flaws in iOS 7. Who else would find these flaws?

By correcting these security flaws, Apple keeps iOS the most secure, virus-free,...
Posted by James Katt, on Mar 10, 2014 at 10:22 PM, in Mac News
Bromwich deserves his character assassination -... 748 Views / 7 Replies  
Bromwich deserves his character assassination - he brought it on himself. He is incompetent. He has to hire another attorney who actually is expert at what Bromwich was hired to do. The Justice...
Posted by James Katt, on Jan 13, 2014 at 04:14 PM, in Tech News
There are other encrypted chat, text message, and... 154 Views / 4 Replies  
There are other encrypted chat, text message, and email apps in the iOS App Store. This even includes Blackberry's own app. Thus it is not encryption itself that caused this app's rejection.
...
Posted by James Katt, on Dec 30, 2013 at 01:16 PM, in Tech News
Ha ha ha ha ha. Microsoft is so funny. Is it... 745 Views / 13 Replies  
Ha ha ha ha ha. Microsoft is so funny. Is it April Fool's Day yet?
At the very least, perhaps they can simply make a big screen Windows Phone.
Posted by James Katt, on Dec 17, 2013 at 10:32 PM, in Tech News
It will look like those 64-bit ARM chips won't... 114 Views / 4 Replies  
It will look like those 64-bit ARM chips won't have a compatible operating system when they come out. They will have to wait for Google to convert Android to 64-bit.
Posted by James Katt, on Nov 30, 2013 at 03:15 PM, in Tech News
Macs Pros are NEVER inexpensive. A Top of the... 929 Views / 12 Replies  
Macs Pros are NEVER inexpensive. A Top of the line 2010 12-core Mac Pro with all the options costs $10,000. The new Mac Pro 2013 is going to be the same. Expensive. But worth it for Mac lovers.
...
Posted by James Katt, on Nov 12, 2013 at 08:20 PM, in Tech News
Anyone complaining about the $3 price is simply a... 272 Views / 1 Replies  
Anyone complaining about the $3 price is simply a cheapskate and not a true Apple customer.
Posted by James Katt, on Oct 26, 2013 at 01:02 PM, in Mac News
When the MacBook Pro one day becomes a single... 1,029 Views / 11 Replies  
When the MacBook Pro one day becomes a single slab of metal, iFixit will throw an even bigger fit.
Posted by James Katt, on Oct 25, 2013 at 10:44 AM, in Tech News
When Applecare coverage runs out, Apple will... 1,029 Views / 11 Replies  
When Applecare coverage runs out, Apple will still repair your MacBook Pro.
Posted by James Katt, on Oct 25, 2013 at 10:43 AM, in Tech News
Penalty for contempt of court and violation of... 189 Views / 4 Replies  
Penalty for contempt of court and violation of the sanctity of court ordered secrecy:
1. Quinn Emanuel attorneys: Censure and $50 MILLION FINE.
2. Samsung: $1 BILLION FINE. Payable immediately....
Posted by James Katt, on Oct 22, 2013 at 11:50 PM, in Tech News
Penalty for contempt of court and violation of... 189 Views / 4 Replies  
Penalty for contempt of court and violation of the sanctity of court ordered secrecy:
1. Quinn Emanuel attorneys: Censure and $50 MILLION FINE.
2. Samsung: $1 BILLION FINE. Higher penalties for...
Posted by James Katt, on Oct 22, 2013 at 11:49 PM, in Tech News
We need tougher laws against stupid parents. 1,234 Views / 20 Replies  
We need tougher laws against stupid parents.
Posted by James Katt, on Oct 3, 2013 at 03:17 AM, in Mac News
300 Lumens of light is so dim, you would have to... 174 Views / 1 Replies  
300 Lumens of light is so dim, you would have to black out all the windows and turn off the lights to see the video. It is amateurish.

It should have at least 3000 Lumens so the picture can be...
Posted by James Katt, on Sep 3, 2013 at 11:24 PM, in Tech News
@AlohaMacintosh The Mac Pro is a PROFESSIONAL... 1,016 Views / 10 Replies  
@AlohaMacintosh The Mac Pro is a PROFESSIONAL MACHINE. The current Mac Pro costs up to $10,000. If you cannot afford it, then get a better job.
Posted by James Katt, on Aug 16, 2013 at 12:29 AM, in Mac News
@AlohaMacintosh go away. You have no idea what... 1,016 Views / 10 Replies  
@AlohaMacintosh go away. You have no idea what Apple is like. He is hand-picked by Steve Jobs. He made Apple into the supply-chain monster it is today. Without Tim Cook, Apple would still be a...
Posted by James Katt, on Aug 16, 2013 at 12:28 AM, in Mac News
These CHEAP CHINESE chargers are obviously very... 943 Views / 13 Replies  
These CHEAP CHINESE chargers are obviously very dangerous. It seems no one in China is regulating and monitoring them to insure they are safe. As you can recall, when Apple found its first...
Posted by James Katt, on Jul 20, 2013 at 05:07 PM, in Tech News
The last PowerPC PowerBook G4 is now 8 years old.... 486 Views / 11 Replies  
The last PowerPC PowerBook G4 is now 8 years old. That is ancient hardware. If you had a Windows PC that was 8 years old, you would have already replaced it four times with newer models. It is...
Posted by James Katt, on Jun 14, 2013 at 02:28 AM, in Mac News
Why doesn't Verizon simply publicize that it has... 179 Views / 4 Replies  
Why doesn't Verizon simply publicize that it has received such an order and the contents of the order no matter what it restricts it to. After all - that is free speech. After all, Google gets...
Posted by James Katt, on Jun 10, 2013 at 11:57 AM, in Tech News
You can still buy your music without DRM. ... 208 Views / 5 Replies  
You can still buy your music without DRM. Apple's solution is similar to FM Radio or Satellite Radio.
Posted by James Katt, on Jun 8, 2013 at 02:07 AM, in Tech News
That blogger who claimed Apple was throttling... 277 Views / 2 Replies  
That blogger who claimed Apple was throttling speeds is a liar or an idiot or both. His claims are completely false as Anandtech showed.
Posted by James Katt, on Jun 7, 2013 at 12:14 AM, in Tech News
Intel doesn't upgrade its server chips very... 204 Views / 4 Replies  
Intel doesn't upgrade its server chips very often. This is a huge problem for Apple if it has to rely on Intel's server chips for its desktops.

The best solution would be for Apple to come up...
Posted by James Katt, on Jun 3, 2013 at 02:21 AM, in Tech News
The biggest problem with Adobe's subscription... 190 Views / 4 Replies  
The biggest problem with Adobe's subscription plan is that if you ever stop subscribing to Creative Cloud, the files you create which are in an Adobe's File Format are dead and inaccessible to you. ...
Posted by James Katt, on May 13, 2013 at 12:30 AM, in Mac News
The iPhone is Still the King of Cool 233 Views / 1 Replies  
Poor or dumb or geek kids who want to advertise themselves to others as poor or dumb or geeks buy a Samsung phone.

Poor or dumb or geek kids who want to look cool buy an iPhone.

The majority of...
Posted by James Katt, on Apr 10, 2013 at 09:53 AM, in Tech News
Ha ha ha ha ha 262 Views / 6 Replies  
Of course Google would prohibit ad blockers. Ad blockers would kill Google's primary source of income - ads.
Posted by James Katt, on Mar 15, 2013 at 10:26 AM, in Tech News
Conflict of Interest 303 Views / 4 Replies  
It is a conflict of interest. It does call into mind if the judge was BIASED when ruling against Apple, realizing he could be hired by Samsung if he did so.
Posted by James Katt, on Feb 28, 2013 at 12:28 PM, in Tech News
So disappointing. I predicted Apple would... 1,242 Views / 42 Replies  
So disappointing.

I predicted Apple would have $120 BILLION IN REVENUE for its first quarter. But they only did a puny RECORD $54.5 BILLION in revenue. What is up with that? So what if it is a...
Posted by James Katt, on Jan 23, 2013 at 05:46 PM, in Tech News
I want one. I'll buy one when it comes out. I... 225 Views / 3 Replies  
I want one. I'll buy one when it comes out.
I wish Belkin could have designed it a little better. But they did a good overall job.

1. Two Thunderbolt Ports - fantastic! Allows daisy chaining...
Posted by James Katt, on Jan 15, 2013 at 09:21 AM, in Tech News
Generally, Apple's routers are compatible with... 487 Views / 6 Replies  
Generally, Apple's routers are compatible with Back-to-My-Mac.
Posted by James Katt, on Dec 30, 2012 at 08:12 AM, in Mac OS X
You're talking about SSDs to feed your Mac and... 1,886 Views / 22 Replies  
You're talking about SSDs to feed your Mac and you're being cheap. Realize that SSDs fail suddenly and catastrophically without warning, unlike hard drives. Thus for peace of mind and data security,...
Posted by James Katt, on Dec 30, 2012 at 08:10 AM, in Mac Notebooks
The Samsung 840 is set to fail faster than the... 1,886 Views / 22 Replies  
The Samsung 840 is set to fail faster than the 830 SSD. This is why it costs much less than the 830 SSD. For ultimate in reliability I recommend the OWComputing SSDs. No other brand is higher in...
Posted by James Katt, on Dec 30, 2012 at 08:05 AM, in Mac Notebooks
1Password is the best solution. What you do is to... 646 Views / 10 Replies  
1Password is the best solution. What you do is to keep the main password storage file on Dropbox. From there, you can synchronize between your iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, and Macintoshes. It is...
Posted by James Katt, on Dec 30, 2012 at 08:02 AM, in Applications
Why, oh why would Apple want any of Samsung's... 194 Views / 17 Replies  
Why, oh why would Apple want any of Samsung's help in the design of the A6 and future processors? Samsung's workers are simply going to spy and steal design ideas from Apple and use it to compete...
Posted by James Katt, on Oct 15, 2012 at 07:10 AM, in Tech News
Apple customers get their money's worth. ... 190 Views / 5 Replies  
Apple customers get their money's worth.

The battery for the Retina MacBook Pro is going to last years anyway.

And if you can't afford Apple products, then you just aren't wealthy enough or...
Posted by James Katt, on Aug 9, 2012 at 01:46 AM, in Mac News
 
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