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It's okay, someone else chose to do it. ... 275 Views / 2 Replies  
It's okay, someone else chose to do it.

There ARE decent alternatives to paypal you know :). For instance, google checkout is quite nice.


EDIT: For everyone else that means the camera is...
Posted by Hi I'm Ben, on Jan 20, 2008 at 08:54 AM, in Marketplace
Are you 100% positive the cable that connects to... 452 Views / 5 Replies  
Are you 100% positive the cable that connects to the top panel with the keyboard to the logic board is connected? It's pretty easy for that to become unhooked when putting it all back together at the...
Posted by Hi I'm Ben, on Jan 19, 2008 at 04:45 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Canon XT (350D) With a bunch of other stuff 275 Views / 2 Replies  
I'm selling off my now about 1 year 3 month old Canon XT. It's got the black body and is in pretty much new condition. If I had to estimate the amount of clicks on it I'd say it's in the 3k range or...
Posted by Hi I'm Ben, on Jan 19, 2008 at 04:44 PM, in Marketplace
You're not funny. If you're trying to be, which I... 12,094 Views / 410 Replies  
You're not funny. If you're trying to be, which I think you are with your sarcastic writing, it's just not. You're coming off as childish and utterly stupid. Mainly because you are completely...
Posted by Hi I'm Ben, on Jan 17, 2008 at 03:59 PM, in Mac Notebooks
New applications are not the same thing as added... 4,969 Views / 112 Replies  
New applications are not the same thing as added compatibility. When's the last time you got iLife for free outside of buying a new Mac? What about using the latest version of iChat without upgrading...
Posted by Hi I'm Ben, on Jan 16, 2008 at 07:34 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Okay, you're not a troll. You type mighty... 12,094 Views / 410 Replies  
Okay, you're not a troll. You type mighty retarded though. Let me give you an example.

Every new sentence is now a new line.

Because I can't possibly type correctly.

I am not an Apple fan...
Posted by Hi I'm Ben, on Jan 16, 2008 at 07:27 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Nothing is better than listening to my favorite... 12,094 Views / 410 Replies  
Nothing is better than listening to my favorite music in stereo sound on my laptop! If you were really concerned about sound on a laptop you would use headphones.

thin notebooks have been out for...
Posted by Hi I'm Ben, on Jan 15, 2008 at 08:08 PM, in Mac Notebooks
FA: MacBook Pro C2D 15.4 inch LCD 271 Views / 0 Replies  
Hi! I accidentally bought the wrong replacement display for my MacBook Pro so I'm selling it on eBay. I've since purchased the correct one if you care - and you may not. Either way, at the time of me...
Posted by Hi I'm Ben, on Dec 1, 2007 at 10:28 AM, in Marketplace
Please tell me one phone that shows you the total... 28,225 Views / 14 Replies  
Please tell me one phone that shows you the total text messages you've ever sent from it.
Posted by Hi I'm Ben, on Nov 18, 2007 at 07:42 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Your problems could easily be a issue with your... 1,557 Views / 8 Replies  
Your problems could easily be a issue with your router. Resetting it (pulling the power out and putting it back in) can be a temporary solution to the problem.

Anyway, consumer routers tend to...
Posted by Hi I'm Ben, on Oct 14, 2007 at 09:51 AM, in Applications
You need to do some internet searching... there... 4,436 Views / 151 Replies  
You need to do some internet searching... there are installable 3rd party apps for iPhone.
Posted by Hi I'm Ben, on Sep 5, 2007 at 05:34 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
As if you can't choose to select F keys over... 7,889 Views / 150 Replies  
As if you can't choose to select F keys over their other values by default then use the Fn Key to access the other commands.

Personally I like the new keyboards, i think they're nice.
Posted by Hi I'm Ben, on Sep 3, 2007 at 11:13 AM, in Applications
vln2 shut up already and start saving some cash... 4,991 Views / 60 Replies  
vln2 shut up already and start saving some cash to replace your battery... this thread title is misleading and the content is garbage.
Posted by Hi I'm Ben, on Jul 11, 2007 at 10:48 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
I returned my iPhone but this is the worst... 1,203 Views / 22 Replies  
I returned my iPhone but this is the worst criticism I've read yet. What do you want? A nice gel screen?
Posted by Hi I'm Ben, on Jul 8, 2007 at 06:10 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Ya I thought it meant Safari google search... As... 350 Views / 2 Replies  
Ya I thought it meant Safari google search... As for what they mistook iChat for? I have no idea.
Posted by Hi I'm Ben, on Jul 8, 2007 at 06:05 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
iChat coming to your iPhone? 350 Views / 2 Replies  
I just got a survey from AT&T it was pretty boring overall... it had future purchase dates in it too so I think it's something they send out over time. Which made me curious when I saw this question:...
Posted by Hi I'm Ben, on Jul 8, 2007 at 05:55 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Complaint sites exist for just about anything. If... 997 Views / 19 Replies  
Complaint sites exist for just about anything. If you read every one on the internet you would probably become a vegetarian, never make online payments, and live in fear for the rest of your life....
Posted by Hi I'm Ben, on Jun 24, 2007 at 04:33 PM, in Mac Notebooks
People don't post not-complaints. I don't... 997 Views / 19 Replies  
People don't post not-complaints.

I don't think everywhere you go people are going to post things like "HELP MY MACBOOK IS NOT BROKEN HOW DO I MAKE THE SCREEN FLICKER?"

That said, my 2nd Gen...
Posted by Hi I'm Ben, on Jun 24, 2007 at 11:47 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I'm not sure if a single new GUI has ever come... 6,125 Views / 297 Replies  
I'm not sure if a single new GUI has ever come out from Apple that hasn't produced a thread of whiny Mac Users who cry and argue over the new look.

The finder, iTunes, Icons, Quicktime, Safari......
Posted by Hi I'm Ben, on Jun 19, 2007 at 09:29 AM, in Mac OS X
edit? 438 Views / 1 Replies  
edit?
Posted by Hi I'm Ben, on Apr 2, 2007 at 09:21 AM, in Marketplace
FS: Used G4 PowerBook 438 Views / 1 Replies  
I got a G4 1.5GHz 15inch PowerMac for Sale. Very light use, spent most of its time sitting around.

512MB of RAM
80 GB HD
Combo DVD/CD-RW
Bluetooth

Comes with original software (Mac OS X...
Posted by Hi I'm Ben, on Mar 31, 2007 at 11:27 AM, in Marketplace
There was a variety of things I could do at first... 69,863 Views / 93 Replies  
There was a variety of things I could do at first to stop the flickering, including stopping the screen from auto dimming. Eventually nothing worked and my screen was almost in a constant state of...
Posted by Hi I'm Ben, on Mar 8, 2007 at 09:38 AM, in Mac Notebooks
As unhappy as you are I don't see how switching... 2,020 Views / 28 Replies  
As unhappy as you are I don't see how switching back to presumably windows will be any different than buying a new Mac. Unless I'm totally misinformed, this same situation would occur at Dell, HP,...
Posted by Hi I'm Ben, on Mar 8, 2007 at 09:32 AM, in Mac Notebooks
DVI is HDMI without audio. You can buy a DVI... 418 Views / 2 Replies  
DVI is HDMI without audio.

You can buy a DVI to HDMI converter.

Really, why do all this? Buy a DVD player..

if you're trying to use it as a second monitor, don't. TVs are not meant to be...
Posted by Hi I'm Ben, on Feb 28, 2007 at 01:22 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I'd do a google search for the Thunderbird... 786 Views / 11 Replies  
I'd do a google search for the Thunderbird part...

However easiest way to do Firefox is Download Google's browser sync plugin. Install it on your PC, let it download your preferences... install it...
Posted by Hi I'm Ben, on Feb 22, 2007 at 08:16 PM, in Mac Notebooks
You can lower the song volumes even more in... 15,892 Views / 9 Replies  
You can lower the song volumes even more in iTunes. In the metadata section there's an option to lower or increase the volume. You must have some amazing hearing. Join the military.


I have inear...
Posted by Hi I'm Ben, on Feb 11, 2007 at 10:48 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
For fun could you post your Hardware profile... ... 582 Views / 4 Replies  
For fun could you post your Hardware profile...

Apple Menu > About This Mac > More Info...

should look like this
Hardware Overview:

Machine Name: Mac
Machine Model: MacBook2,1
...
Posted by Hi I'm Ben, on Feb 9, 2007 at 06:38 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Correct me if I'm wrong, but isn't the scrolling... 383 Views / 7 Replies  
Correct me if I'm wrong, but isn't the scrolling technology in the iPhone a new patented thing?
Posted by Hi I'm Ben, on Feb 8, 2007 at 08:21 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I use this: SideTrack 1.4.1 – Mac OS X... 383 Views / 7 Replies  
I use this:
SideTrack 1.4.1 – Mac OS X – VersionTracker (http://www.versiontracker.com/dyn/moreinfo/macosx/20854)

you can also use this:
iScroll2 0.26 – Mac OS X –...
Posted by Hi I'm Ben, on Feb 8, 2007 at 07:59 AM, in Mac Notebooks
your hinge is misaligned. While it is nothing to... 301 Views / 1 Replies  
your hinge is misaligned. While it is nothing to worry about, it is something you can have fixed for free.

!WARNING!: It took them 3 times to actually fix mine correctly.
Posted by Hi I'm Ben, on Feb 8, 2007 at 07:48 AM, in Mac Notebooks
No, at the very least you'll wait to have 1gb if... 560 Views / 13 Replies  
No, at the very least you'll wait to have 1gb if not 2gb of RAM. There is also a forum dedicated to games. I would pose your question there in regards to frame rates etc. If your budget is $1300, buy...
Posted by Hi I'm Ben, on Feb 7, 2007 at 05:12 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I'd believe it's a problem with your Router. I... 488 Views / 3 Replies  
I'd believe it's a problem with your Router. I know that sounds dumb -- but I promise that's probably what it is. Router's don't usually have a restocking fee I'd try purchasing a new one to see if...
Posted by Hi I'm Ben, on Feb 6, 2007 at 09:52 PM, in Mac Notebooks
a bit. I was stuck in the jacksonville airport... 1,477 Views / 39 Replies  
a bit. I was stuck in the jacksonville airport waiting on my flight to Chicago where ultimately.. i got stuck again. Having said that... I still think it's ridiculous when people troll applications...
Posted by Hi I'm Ben, on Feb 6, 2007 at 02:01 PM, in Applications
Did you post in here for the sole purpose of... 1,477 Views / 39 Replies  
Did you post in here for the sole purpose of being a jackass and belittle of the hard efforts of developers for a fine IM client just because it doesn't have video? Your family sex chats can continue...
Posted by Hi I'm Ben, on Feb 6, 2007 at 07:03 AM, in Applications
Firefox can slow for a number of reasons. -... 1,135 Views / 25 Replies  
Firefox can slow for a number of reasons.

- Large cache
- Lots of plugins
- Certain plugins
- Other applications you may have installed running in the background
- Your imagination
...
Posted by Hi I'm Ben, on Feb 6, 2007 at 06:52 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Mine is pretty simplistic... ... 4,095 Views / 113 Replies  
Mine is pretty simplistic...
http://www.imben.net/iw/list.jpg

Active on top, away/idle in the middle, cell phones on the bottom. I have 5 accounts logged into that screen. I don't really care...
Posted by Hi I'm Ben, on Jan 27, 2007 at 03:38 PM, in Applications
Photoshop is not very graphic card dependent.... 3,313 Views / 37 Replies  
Photoshop is not very graphic card dependent. It's resource is RAM. HD speed...
Posted by Hi I'm Ben, on Jan 27, 2007 at 12:38 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Depends if you need the pro or not. If you can... 3,313 Views / 37 Replies  
Depends if you need the pro or not. If you can stand the wait it's a nice investment. Then again, I could afford either and I chose the MacBook because it met my needs. I liked the slightly smaller...
Posted by Hi I'm Ben, on Jan 26, 2007 at 10:30 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Those aren't really "odd characters" it's Korean.... 1,557 Views / 32 Replies  
Those aren't really "odd characters" it's Korean. To get it they can type it if they know korean. Copy and paste works too.


I think people should also be more mindful of the solutions they're...
Posted by Hi I'm Ben, on Jan 23, 2007 at 09:04 AM, in Mac OS X
Very unlikely, that was kind of a poor analysis... 1,292 Views / 5 Replies  
Very unlikely, that was kind of a poor analysis of your problem. Although I'm not sure what it is.
Posted by Hi I'm Ben, on Jan 23, 2007 at 08:44 AM, in Alternative Operating Systems
Sounds like you're not using Quicksilver right at... 1,074 Views / 20 Replies  
Sounds like you're not using Quicksilver right at all.


The real answer to your question is YES Quicksilver offers much more functionality than Spotlight. Infact they should not be compared...
Posted by Hi I'm Ben, on Jan 19, 2007 at 05:16 PM, in Mac Notebooks
My actual thought behind why it didn't come out... 1,257 Views / 16 Replies  
My actual thought behind why it didn't come out was because of iPhone.


I suspect iWork/iLife will come out soon, we'll probably see that spreadsheet software too. I think that's exactly what's...
Posted by Hi I'm Ben, on Jan 16, 2007 at 01:43 PM, in Applications
Still waiting for that answer. 1,300 Views / 42 Replies  
Still waiting for that answer.
Posted by Hi I'm Ben, on Jan 16, 2007 at 12:49 PM, in MacNN Lounge
No, contracts typically only follow minutes. You... 42,049 Views / 1,271 Replies  
No, contracts typically only follow minutes. You can switch out features at no extention to your contract.

"Features" being.... internet, text messaging, 7pm nights, call forwarding,...
Posted by Hi I'm Ben, on Jan 16, 2007 at 12:43 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Yes behold, Cisco's real serious about the iPhone... 927 Views / 25 Replies  
Yes behold, Cisco's real serious about the iPhone name.
http://www.imben.net/sa/cit200_470.jpg

Just looks like a snarky way to keep a Trademark name when you know someone else wants to use it.
Posted by Hi I'm Ben, on Jan 16, 2007 at 12:39 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I think this is a bit misleading... For one,... 42,049 Views / 1,271 Replies  
I think this is a bit misleading... For one, you're going to pay for cell service one way or another. You shouldn't factor in that $40 per month because a majority of users ALREADY pay $40+ a month...
Posted by Hi I'm Ben, on Jan 16, 2007 at 12:33 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Are you receiving an Error when you attempt to... 351 Views / 5 Replies  
Are you receiving an Error when you attempt to boot?
Posted by Hi I'm Ben, on Jan 15, 2007 at 05:11 PM, in Mac Notebooks
How much space do you have available on your hard... 351 Views / 5 Replies  
How much space do you have available on your hard drive now that you deem "Plenty." Also What version of Mac OS X are you currently running?

And of course like everyone else will tell you... 256...
Posted by Hi I'm Ben, on Jan 15, 2007 at 02:24 PM, in Mac Notebooks
it's not hard, but be prepared to take a lot of... 463 Views / 5 Replies  
it's not hard, but be prepared to take a lot of screws out of your laptop and spend some time with it. I draw a diagram of the laptop for each layer and section i took out and placed the screws...
Posted by Hi I'm Ben, on Jan 13, 2007 at 02:05 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Can you take some screen shots of some of the... 541 Views / 18 Replies  
Can you take some screen shots of some of the instances and post them?
Posted by Hi I'm Ben, on Jan 12, 2007 at 11:43 AM, in Mac OS X
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