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I'm installing it as I type and I can tell you... 463 Views / 6 Replies  
I'm installing it as I type and I can tell you that it
Posted by donmontalvo, on Mar 21, 2016 at 11:41 PM, in Mac News
Subscription? Nope. Sorry. The burden is not... 3,216 Views / 22 Replies  
Subscription? Nope. Sorry.

The burden is not on me to subsidize Microsoft.

Develop a good product and I'll buy it if I need it.

Offer subscription only and I flip you the bird.

Microsoft...
Posted by donmontalvo, on Jul 18, 2015 at 05:16 PM, in Mac News
Give the project to Donald Trump. He'll get it... 469 Views / 4 Replies  
Give the project to Donald Trump. He'll get it done on time. This will keep him busy enough to forget about running for office.
Posted by donmontalvo, on Jun 19, 2015 at 01:48 PM, in Mac News
besson3c the idea behind versioned backups is to... 2,012 Views / 25 Replies  
besson3c the idea behind versioned backups is to be able to roll back to a previous version. Directory corruption has been a non-issue since Diskwarrior disappeared. Diskwarrior is back and directory...
Posted by donmontalvo, on May 13, 2015 at 08:19 PM, in Mac News
ChronoSync, Carbon Copy Cloner, SuperDuper! are... 2,012 Views / 25 Replies  
ChronoSync, Carbon Copy Cloner, SuperDuper! are all great for cloning.
Posted by donmontalvo, on May 13, 2015 at 04:51 PM, in Mac News
Spheric Harlot point taken, I meant to... 2,012 Views / 25 Replies  
Spheric Harlot point taken, I meant to differentiate between clone/RAID vs backups, as you did, very important for folks to understand the difference.
Posted by donmontalvo, on May 11, 2015 at 04:37 PM, in Mac News
I should also mention, along with carrying a... 2,012 Views / 25 Replies  
I should also mention, along with carrying a bunch of tools around, it is also in end users' best interests to be taught best practices. Time Machine isn't difficult to use, and now that it supports...
Posted by donmontalvo, on May 11, 2015 at 04:27 PM, in Mac News
OldMacGeek For (1) a backup system should not be... 2,012 Views / 25 Replies  
OldMacGeek For (1) a backup system should not be a clone, it should keep versions of your data. That's what Time Machine is for. Cloning is as useless as RAID, when it comes to backups. :) For (2),...
Posted by donmontalvo, on May 11, 2015 at 04:24 PM, in Mac News
bdmarsh I think the takeaway for consumers is (1)... 2,012 Views / 25 Replies  
bdmarsh I think the takeaway for consumers is (1) back up your data, and (2) if "repeated power failures" is an issue, get an uninterruptible power supply (UPC).

For enterprise users, critical...
Posted by donmontalvo, on May 11, 2015 at 01:22 PM, in Mac News
Remind me again why we need this? The fact that... 2,012 Views / 25 Replies  
Remind me again why we need this? The fact that we've been getting by just fine without it sort of gives a hint as to whether its even necessary anymore. One last hoorah?
Posted by donmontalvo, on May 11, 2015 at 08:27 AM, in Mac News
These developers should be cuffed and locked up... 1,318 Views / 11 Replies  
These developers should be cuffed and locked up for years.
Posted by donmontalvo, on May 8, 2015 at 03:57 PM, in Mac News
My favorite store! Thank you! 392 Views / 4 Replies  
My favorite store! Thank you!
Posted by donmontalvo, on May 6, 2015 at 09:51 AM, in Mac News
Man you guys are slacking. These models came out... 297 Views / 3 Replies  
Man you guys are slacking. These models came out about a month ago.

We're more interested in when CarPlay 1.1 or 2.0 will be released. ;)
Posted by donmontalvo, on Mar 23, 2015 at 04:55 PM, in Tech News
This is one of those apps I find myself needing... 286 Views / 4 Replies  
This is one of those apps I find myself needing to use several times a week.

Blows Adobe Acrobat out of the water.
Posted by donmontalvo, on Mar 20, 2015 at 09:44 AM, in Mac News
If it doesn't work with CarPlay, what good is it? 209 Views / 1 Replies  
If it doesn't work with CarPlay, what good is it?
Posted by donmontalvo, on Dec 24, 2014 at 01:31 PM, in Mac News
I stopped going to JCPenney when they threw Ron... 198 Views / 6 Replies  
I stopped going to JCPenney when they threw Ron Johnson under the bus. You can't keep a good man down.
Posted by donmontalvo, on Sep 23, 2014 at 09:08 PM, in Mac News
When you're done with them, go after Coriolis... 593 Views / 6 Replies  
When you're done with them, go after Coriolis (iDefrag).
Posted by donmontalvo, on May 7, 2014 at 07:31 PM, in Mac News
SSD? No? What's the pern't? :/ 193 Views / 1 Replies  
SSD? No? What's the pern't? :/
Posted by donmontalvo, on Sep 3, 2013 at 08:00 PM, in Tech News
I really hope Apple releases a refreshed Mac Pro,... 1,271 Views / 12 Replies  
I really hope Apple releases a refreshed Mac Pro, with Thunderbolt and USB3 and hopefully better handles. ;)

iMacs are simply not usable in high intensity multimedia production environments.
...
Posted by donmontalvo, on May 31, 2013 at 04:52 PM, in Tech News
Sounds like SimCity is outsourcing their... 323 Views / 1 Replies  
Sounds like SimCity is outsourcing their development...get ready for Apple Maps part 2. ;)
Posted by donmontalvo, on Apr 25, 2013 at 09:23 PM, in Tech News
comment title 331 Views / 5 Replies  
Great, does this mean our Facebook photos will get all distorted and mangled?

Just kidding...good luck with the new gig!

Don Montalvo, TX
Posted by donmontalvo, on Apr 17, 2013 at 09:29 AM, in Tech News
Anything is better... 1,533 Views / 13 Replies  
...than that crap Wipro delivered (yea, Apple heavily outsources as of early 2012). Still wondering why Scott quit? "I ain't apologizing for $#!+!"

Don
Posted by donmontalvo, on Apr 16, 2013 at 05:51 PM, in Tech News
Wow 243 Views / 2 Replies  
I can't believe the FAA finally got their collective heads out of their ass.
Posted by donmontalvo, on Mar 26, 2013 at 12:42 AM, in Tech News
Well, Tim Cook did announce... 449 Views / 3 Replies  
http://www.ubergizmo.com/2012/06/apple-ceo-confirms-new-mac-pro-designs-and-models-due-for-next-year/
Posted by donmontalvo, on Feb 15, 2013 at 09:24 PM, in Mac News
Adobe subsidized incompetence 272 Views / 4 Replies  
Adobe used to be a great company, until they Shantanu Narayen snapped up its competition and turned it into a monopoly. Behold the power of ultimate control. You will buy what we tell you to buy....
Posted by donmontalvo, on Feb 15, 2013 at 05:56 AM, in Tech News
Lemme guess...Maps dev was offshored? 255 Views / 1 Replies  
Why else would such a failure be followed by an "I ain't apologizing for $hi+" response from Scott Forestall? Seems eerily familiar to the scenario (fisasco) I witnessed over a 3.5 year period in the...
Posted by donmontalvo, on Feb 6, 2013 at 10:04 PM, in Tech News
Yep and for every ONE shipment they intercept,... 246 Views / 1 Replies  
Yep and for every ONE shipment they intercept, 100 get through.

China won't crack down...they've got 1.5 BN people who need to eat.

Don Montalvo, TX
Posted by donmontalvo, on Jan 4, 2013 at 12:02 PM, in Mac News
Show some ingenuity and the world will stop... 617 Views / 11 Replies  
Show some ingenuity and the world will stop looking at China as the world's copy-cat/pirate.

Don Montalvo, TX
Posted by donmontalvo, on Nov 12, 2012 at 09:07 AM, in Tech News
Widely reported Text wrap issue STILL unresolved.... 201 Views / 2 Replies  
Widely reported Text wrap issue STILL unresolved.

Incompetent developers at Microsoft?

Indifference on the business side (gotta increase profits!)?

Or just lazy management structure (time...
Posted by donmontalvo, on Sep 20, 2012 at 07:57 AM, in Mac News
Any guniea pigs? ;) 439 Views / 3 Replies  
Any guniea pigs? ;)
Posted by donmontalvo, on Aug 30, 2012 at 11:07 AM, in Mac News
Kim Dotcom had some interesting points. Media is... 168 Views / 2 Replies  
Kim Dotcom had some interesting points. Media is too damned expensive, and often times too difficult if at all possible to get.

Artists deserve to prosper...entertainment businesses need to scale...
Posted by donmontalvo, on Aug 23, 2012 at 06:21 AM, in Tech News
Drugs have infiltrated our society. :sleep: 6,270 Views / 63 Replies  
Drugs have infiltrated our society. :sleep:
Posted by donmontalvo, on Sep 9, 2011 at 07:53 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
 
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