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applescript run every 60 seconds 609 Views / 2 Replies  
Does anyone know of a simple way to run an apple script every 60 seconds? I understand the "return 60" but that does not appear to work for me. Is there a small program I can run that will execute...
Posted by post_break, on Apr 11, 2008 at 07:49 PM, in Developer Center
Apple Care. How customer service should be. 459 Views / 0 Replies  
Well this all started when my ipod touch started to hiccup. First safari started to become unreliable and then I noticed the multiple dead pixels glowing white (maybe they were stuck pixels, who...
Posted by post_break, on Sep 28, 2007 at 12:58 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
The lust for the touch is overwhelming. Ill be... 4,594 Views / 99 Replies  
The lust for the touch is overwhelming. Ill be getting the 16gig as soon as I have the money. It will be nice to not have to carry my macbook to class, instead Ill surf on my ipod.
Posted by post_break, on Sep 8, 2007 at 10:48 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
It better have video output like the 5g... 15,706 Views / 266 Replies  
It better have video output like the 5g...
Posted by post_break, on Sep 5, 2007 at 06:09 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Well with 2 gigs it still crashes. Odd because it... 1,462 Views / 8 Replies  
Well with 2 gigs it still crashes. Odd because it runs in cross over fine... I give up.
Posted by post_break, on Aug 29, 2007 at 03:34 PM, in Gaming
Ill see if I can find the box to my USB keyboard. 441 Views / 4 Replies  
Ill see if I can find the box to my USB keyboard.
Posted by post_break, on Aug 21, 2007 at 09:31 AM, in Marketplace
Just a quick update. Ive got 2 gigs of ram on the... 1,462 Views / 8 Replies  
Just a quick update. Ive got 2 gigs of ram on the way and if this works (not holding my breath) I will be very happy. It would also be nice info for those crazy people trying to game on their...
Posted by post_break, on Aug 20, 2007 at 09:57 PM, in Gaming
I will have to give that a try. Yeah I have tried... 1,462 Views / 8 Replies  
I will have to give that a try. Yeah I have tried everything. Even running the game in a window. It just crashes after loading the next segment. When I say crash I mean the game just disappears, no...
Posted by post_break, on Aug 20, 2007 at 10:37 AM, in Gaming
I do believe the direct X is up to date. I... 1,462 Views / 8 Replies  
I do believe the direct X is up to date. I downloaded the newest version but I could be wrong. Im thinking the only way to fix this is to upgrade to 2 gigs of ram but then my luck that wont fix it.
Posted by post_break, on Aug 19, 2007 at 09:42 PM, in Gaming
Half Life 2 on macbook (windblows) crashes after loading 1,462 Views / 8 Replies  
I have a macbook with a 2.0ghz cpu, 1 gig o ram, and a fresh install of windows and steam. For some reason half life 2 crashes after loading the next level. Steam does NOT crash, just HL2. Even my...
Posted by post_break, on Aug 19, 2007 at 05:44 PM, in Gaming
One thing I hate about this stupid networking... 549 Views / 11 Replies  
One thing I hate about this stupid networking device is that it reboots after EVERY single change. Hell you could tell it to flash the light on activity instead of always on and it has to reboot, a...
Posted by post_break, on Aug 10, 2007 at 07:01 PM, in Networking
This pisses me off. Oh well Ill get over it. 549 Views / 11 Replies  
This pisses me off. Oh well Ill get over it.
Posted by post_break, on Aug 7, 2007 at 08:26 PM, in Networking
$35 plus shipping to 43609. I am patient, just... 602 Views / 14 Replies  
$35 plus shipping to 43609. I am patient, just let me know if you do end up parting it, I really want the keyboard/topcover part.
Posted by post_break, on Jul 30, 2007 at 12:33 PM, in Marketplace
Probably didnt see my post heh. 602 Views / 14 Replies  
Probably didnt see my post heh.
Posted by post_break, on Jul 30, 2007 at 12:28 PM, in Marketplace
How much for the keyboard? 602 Views / 14 Replies  
How much for the keyboard?
Posted by post_break, on Jul 30, 2007 at 12:26 PM, in Marketplace
Who pays almost $100 for just an enclosure? 851 Views / 22 Replies  
Who pays almost $100 for just an enclosure?
Posted by post_break, on Jul 21, 2007 at 12:17 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I have also looked for a sata 2.5" enclosure and... 851 Views / 22 Replies  
I have also looked for a sata 2.5" enclosure and cant find a single decent one. Good luck finding one. I hope you find one because I could still use one.
Posted by post_break, on Jul 20, 2007 at 08:44 AM, in Mac Notebooks
UT2k4 has been ported to mac so there is no... 493 Views / 3 Replies  
UT2k4 has been ported to mac so there is no reason to try and emulate the windows version.

Google search for onyx or cocktail, those apps can help you speed it up.
Posted by post_break, on Jul 15, 2007 at 01:51 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I was afraid that this would be the only way I... 426 Views / 4 Replies  
I was afraid that this would be the only way I could do it. Im gonna keep looking around and see if some applescript would allow me to automate this process.
Posted by post_break, on Jul 4, 2007 at 02:07 PM, in Mac OS X
Bump, I still cant find anything. Can anyone help... 426 Views / 4 Replies  
Bump, I still cant find anything. Can anyone help me out?
Posted by post_break, on Jul 4, 2007 at 01:15 PM, in Mac OS X
How about an airport disk. That is how I plan on... 388 Views / 7 Replies  
How about an airport disk. That is how I plan on implementing time machine.
Posted by post_break, on Jul 1, 2007 at 01:02 PM, in Mac Notebooks
If on battery then turn off bluetooth 426 Views / 4 Replies  
Ok so here is the deal, I use my wireless mouse when Im sitting at my desk. I want to be able to automagically kill bluetooth if the AC power is off. Would there be a simple way of doing this? I...
Posted by post_break, on Jul 1, 2007 at 01:01 PM, in Mac OS X
I love the size of my macbook. Anything larger... 416 Views / 7 Replies  
I love the size of my macbook. Anything larger than this just doesnt seem like a laptop to me anymore, its more of a pain to carry and use. I want a macbook pro for games but my plain old macbook has...
Posted by post_break, on Jun 28, 2007 at 10:29 PM, in Mac Notebooks
With N i can stream high definition video where... 742 Views / 7 Replies  
With N i can stream high definition video where as with G I could not without a hiccup. Right now it says that I am connected at 270mb but im sure the speed is much less than that. If you got 55mb...
Posted by post_break, on Jun 24, 2007 at 11:39 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
ipod dock with macbook, apple remote pointless? 425 Views / 2 Replies  
So are the RF functions rendered useless with an intel mac since both the dock and the mac will pick up on the commands given by the remote? I mean is there no other way to use the dock with the...
Posted by post_break, on Jun 20, 2007 at 02:41 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Sorry I dont have a rig to put that in heh. 647 Views / 6 Replies  
Sorry I dont have a rig to put that in heh.
Posted by post_break, on Jun 17, 2007 at 11:01 AM, in Marketplace
Is it too hard to just type the stupid model... 474 Views / 16 Replies  
Is it too hard to just type the stupid model number out, cut the foreplay and post it kthnks.
Posted by post_break, on Jun 11, 2007 at 01:37 PM, in Marketplace
Can I get a model number of this drive because... 474 Views / 16 Replies  
Can I get a model number of this drive because newegg does not have a single drive that is both 160 gig and 7200rpm.
Posted by post_break, on Jun 10, 2007 at 12:12 PM, in Marketplace
How about a reason for switching and a model... 474 Views / 16 Replies  
How about a reason for switching and a model number on that mysterious 7200 160 gig hard drive.
Posted by post_break, on Jun 10, 2007 at 09:55 AM, in Marketplace
I meant the display ON the macbook pro. 1,061 Views / 24 Replies  
I meant the display ON the macbook pro.
Posted by post_break, on Jun 2, 2007 at 10:35 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Probably a lot faster than the display attatched... 1,061 Views / 24 Replies  
Probably a lot faster than the display attatched to your macbook pro.

I have gamed on my 17 samsung with 16ms response time and its fine.
Posted by post_break, on Jun 2, 2007 at 12:01 AM, in Mac Notebooks
That made me chuckle a bit heh. I wonder if the... 864 Views / 11 Replies  
That made me chuckle a bit heh. I wonder if the quality for regular youtube videos will increase as well.
Posted by post_break, on Jun 1, 2007 at 04:12 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
I am up to date on everything. I have the newest... 656 Views / 3 Replies  
I am up to date on everything. I have the newest firmware, software, ect. I have tried everything in the book, repaired permissions, safe mode, ect. I think I need to get my hands on an earlier...
Posted by post_break, on Jun 1, 2007 at 10:43 AM, in Alternative Operating Systems
I am just saying that when I had two partitions... 564 Views / 19 Replies  
I am just saying that when I had two partitions setup and I tried to run bootcamp it told me it can only install windows if there is only 1 partition on the drive.
Posted by post_break, on May 31, 2007 at 03:20 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Bootcamp will not work if you partition the... 564 Views / 19 Replies  
Bootcamp will not work if you partition the drive. I found that out the hard way.
Posted by post_break, on May 31, 2007 at 02:10 PM, in Mac Notebooks
boot camp problem (cant install...) 656 Views / 3 Replies  
So I got bootcamp to install before and then decided to delete it. Now that I have more ram and lots of space on my hard drive I want to try it out. The only problem is the error you see below.
...
Posted by post_break, on May 31, 2007 at 01:52 PM, in Alternative Operating Systems
I like how everyone thinks poodles are from... 772 Views / 26 Replies  
I like how everyone thinks poodles are from france. I should up a few shots of nigel, our poodle.
Posted by post_break, on May 29, 2007 at 01:43 PM, in MacNN Lounge
What did you mod? Looks like you put a light in... 2,345 Views / 14 Replies  
What did you mod? Looks like you put a light in your G5 thats about it. Cut a window in your side panel an I would call it a mod.
Posted by post_break, on May 28, 2007 at 04:29 PM, in Hardware Hacking
Yes. instructables : ThinkSafe: A Magnetic... 1,120 Views / 3 Replies  
Yes.

instructables : ThinkSafe: A Magnetic Power Connector for Thinkpads (http://www.instructables.com/id/E3DYNACRQAET9K6LXW/)

Same idea, different laptop.
Posted by post_break, on May 25, 2007 at 09:53 PM, in Hardware Hacking
Bump, cmon this is pretty cheap for an open... 647 Views / 6 Replies  
Bump, cmon this is pretty cheap for an open firmware PSP and a 2 gig card. Included are two games aswell.
Posted by post_break, on May 24, 2007 at 03:24 PM, in Marketplace
Poll: What about liger? 13,195 Views / 127 Replies  
What about liger?
Posted by post_break, on May 21, 2007 at 11:15 AM, in Mac OS X
Not to second guess you but $1400 for a screen... 420 Views / 7 Replies  
Not to second guess you but $1400 for a screen change? A little steep dont you think?
Posted by post_break, on May 19, 2007 at 03:54 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Thanks for the tip. I guess I just didnt see that... 500 Views / 2 Replies  
Thanks for the tip. I guess I just didnt see that there. This thread should be deleted.
Posted by post_break, on May 19, 2007 at 03:46 PM, in Mac OS X
System Preferences odd icon for startup disk 500 Views / 2 Replies  
So lately I have noticed the icon for my startup disk is messed up. The pane still works but that icon bugs me. Any ideas?

http://img258.imageshack.us/img258/2892/picture11gv6.th.png...
Posted by post_break, on May 19, 2007 at 02:58 PM, in Mac OS X
Well after poking around I came up with this... 12,959 Views / 14 Replies  
Well after poking around I came up with this (with some help). I can use an LED and some fiber optic cable to light up the keys. Or very tiny leds such as these...

0603, 0606, & 0805 Profile...
Posted by post_break, on May 18, 2007 at 12:55 AM, in Hardware Hacking
I will figure out how to do this eventually. But... 12,959 Views / 14 Replies  
I will figure out how to do this eventually. But first I need to get my hands on a spare top cover for my macbook. I think a sheet of elwire would be able to do the job.

I could tear that out of...
Posted by post_break, on May 17, 2007 at 01:36 PM, in Hardware Hacking
Im gonna have to agree with you on that one.... 643 Views / 12 Replies  
Im gonna have to agree with you on that one. Normally I would just let this pass but I cant. Have a free bump while Im thread crapping on your "better" monitor.
Posted by post_break, on May 16, 2007 at 02:17 AM, in Marketplace
Or what if they stored the restore image onto a... 7,193 Views / 136 Replies  
Or what if they stored the restore image onto a firmware. To restore you simply invoke some keystrokes on bootup and it restores itself. You never know...
Posted by post_break, on May 16, 2007 at 12:04 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Price drop. No offers? 647 Views / 6 Replies  
Price drop. No offers?
Posted by post_break, on May 15, 2007 at 06:21 PM, in Marketplace
Whats the battery life of that thing? This is a... 1,079 Views / 9 Replies  
Whats the battery life of that thing? This is a pretty nice deal, Im surprised no one has jumped on it yet. Free bump.
Posted by post_break, on May 14, 2007 at 05:04 PM, in Marketplace
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