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Re: iPod in a car... best results? 1,009 Views / 15 Replies  
There are lots of options - I have a Neo iOn in my car - it's awesome. www.mp3yourcar.com

-- Carl
Posted by Carl Norum, on Jan 4, 2005 at 09:10 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Master/slave ATA problem perhaps? -- Carl 413 Views / 7 Replies  
Master/slave ATA problem perhaps?

-- Carl
Posted by Carl Norum, on Aug 25, 2004 at 03:31 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Ramseeker is awesome. And you can't go wrong... 557 Views / 8 Replies  
Ramseeker is awesome. And you can't go wrong with 1-800-4-MEMORY. They asked *me* what the price should be.

-- Carl
Posted by Carl Norum, on Aug 20, 2004 at 04:57 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I have an MX900 - it's fantastic. You can't go... 412 Views / 4 Replies  
I have an MX900 - it's fantastic. You can't go wrong with Logitech. Mac OS X is not technically supported, but the mouse works fine - I use the extra buttons for expose.

-- Carl
Posted by Carl Norum, on Aug 13, 2004 at 11:55 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Price Drop 287 Views / 1 Replies  
Price Drop
Posted by Carl Norum, on Jul 22, 2004 at 12:58 PM, in Marketplace
Price Drop 374 Views / 1 Replies  
Price Drop
Posted by Carl Norum, on Jul 22, 2004 at 12:55 PM, in Marketplace
FS: D-Link Airport Extreme Router 287 Views / 1 Replies  
Hi folks!

I have a D-Link 802.11g wireless access point for sale. The model number is DI-624. It's an 802.11g router/firewall with a built-in 4 port switch.

Includes all manuals, mounting...
Posted by Carl Norum, on Jul 20, 2004 at 03:39 PM, in Marketplace
FS: 30 GB 3G iPod 374 Views / 1 Replies  
Hi everyone! I'm interested in selling a 30 GB iPod. Includes dock, carrying case, and headphones.

Condition is very good - just normal use, no disasters have occurred to this device.

CDN$350...
Posted by Carl Norum, on Jul 20, 2004 at 03:34 PM, in Marketplace
Whatever you do, don't buy extra RAM from Apple. ... 583 Views / 8 Replies  
Whatever you do, don't buy extra RAM from Apple. Unless, that is, you are willing to part with the cash.
Posted by Carl Norum, on Jul 19, 2004 at 06:07 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I can't see that it would be super difficult to... 1,820 Views / 35 Replies  
I can't see that it would be super difficult to do for any sport or anything like that. Most sports web pages are going to provide you an RSS feed, which makes your parsing easy, or even better...
Posted by Carl Norum, on Jul 5, 2004 at 05:36 PM, in Mac OS X
They can do anything any other app can do. There... 1,348 Views / 25 Replies  
They can do anything any other app can do. There is a bridge that allows the javascript component of a gadget to communicate with a native code plugin. GoBoard plays sounds (system beep on illegal...
Posted by Carl Norum, on Jul 5, 2004 at 03:38 PM, in Mac OS X
We haven't discussed the prize very much yet, we... 1,820 Views / 35 Replies  
We haven't discussed the prize very much yet, we are still shocked that we won! From what I saw at the conference, there should be some neat gadgets available when Tiger ships. I'm not so sure on a...
Posted by Carl Norum, on Jul 5, 2004 at 03:36 PM, in Mac OS X
Goboard will be up by the end of the week. We... 1,820 Views / 35 Replies  
Goboard will be up by the end of the week. We spoke to the runner-up, a nice japanese guy, when we picked up our prizes, and he said his would be posted as well. Apple Legal wouldn't allow...
Posted by Carl Norum, on Jul 5, 2004 at 01:26 PM, in Mac OS X
!!! You have no idea how hilarious that is! ... 1,820 Views / 35 Replies  
!!! You have no idea how hilarious that is! Chris said he wanted to write a Go game, so I said "Sure, let's grab the source for GNU Go and get to it!". We had a major communication breakdown about...
Posted by Carl Norum, on Jul 5, 2004 at 01:23 PM, in Mac OS X
Our winning submission to the WWDC2004 Dashboard... 1,348 Views / 25 Replies  
Our winning submission to the WWDC2004 Dashboard contest will be up on the web inside the week for those of you with a dev copy of tiger. Screenshots are available from apple at:
...
Posted by Carl Norum, on Jul 5, 2004 at 01:20 PM, in Mac OS X
BareFeats was saying a while ago that the... 1,147 Views / 19 Replies  
BareFeats was saying a while ago that the increase in disk speed is a pretty big deal. But that all depends on how much you're willing to pay, I guess.
Posted by Carl Norum, on Jun 16, 2004 at 12:51 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Wow - you sure beat us out by a step. We just... 143,164 Views / 253 Replies  
Wow - you sure beat us out by a step. We just sent a couple of logic boards off with the regular work shipment, and they came back nicely reflowed. So for those of you with problems and without...
Posted by Carl Norum, on Jun 16, 2004 at 12:50 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Shipping price depends on the carrier/insurance,... 462 Views / 6 Replies  
Shipping price depends on the carrier/insurance, etc. I would ask that the buyer pay shipping. I have the original box and all manuals, disks, etc, so it's just like it was when new.
Posted by Carl Norum, on Apr 21, 2004 at 12:15 PM, in Marketplace
I was testing the waters around town; asking... 462 Views / 6 Replies  
I was testing the waters around town; asking price $800 Canadian. Feel free to make any offer - I'll consider it.
Posted by Carl Norum, on Apr 20, 2004 at 12:36 PM, in Marketplace
Airport included as well! Also other... 462 Views / 6 Replies  
Airport included as well! Also other accessories, including a sleeve case.
Posted by Carl Norum, on Apr 19, 2004 at 11:21 PM, in Marketplace
FS: iBook G3 700 MHz/40 GB/384 MB/Combo 462 Views / 6 Replies  
Hi everyone!

For sale is my iBook 700 machine; the perfect laptop for someone who already has a tower or an entry-level laptop for anyone.

iBook G3 700 MHz
40 GB Hard Drive
384 MB RAM
Combo...
Posted by Carl Norum, on Apr 19, 2004 at 10:44 PM, in Marketplace
Mods to see at WWDC? 496 Views / 0 Replies  
Hi there!

Is anyone from these parts going to be attending WWDC? I'd like to check out some case mods, if anyone has some cool ones!

I sold the red iBook a few weeks ago, so I will be very...
Posted by Carl Norum, on Jun 18, 2003 at 11:54 PM, in Hardware Hacking
No it's not. The only reason I would be running... 2,982 Views / 68 Replies  
No it's not. The only reason I would be running it under a tap is because I've finished doing all the soldering and I am trying to clean it up. The boards I'm talking about are finished products.
Posted by Carl Norum, on Jun 18, 2003 at 09:33 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Well, I don't think that's very easy. You should... 688 Views / 5 Replies  
Well, I don't think that's very easy. You should edit the Quartz Extreme configuration property list and change the minimum video RAM requirment to 8 MB. Keynote flaked out on me if I didn't do...
Posted by Carl Norum, on Jun 17, 2003 at 01:06 PM, in Mac Notebooks
For what it's worth, I run circuit boards under... 2,982 Views / 68 Replies  
For what it's worth, I run circuit boards under the tap all the time. It's the easiest way to clean up after yourself if you've been soldering and using water soluble flux. No problems yet.
Posted by Carl Norum, on Jun 16, 2003 at 01:01 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Re: Resolution higher than 1024 x 768? 688 Views / 5 Replies  
Yes and no.

http://www.rutemoeller.com/mp/ibook/ibook_e.html
Posted by Carl Norum, on Jun 16, 2003 at 12:57 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Usually seek time is specified as seek time. ... 1,252 Views / 20 Replies  
Usually seek time is specified as seek time. Maybe latency has something to do with rotational delay? I'd have to read the data sheet.
Posted by Carl Norum, on May 23, 2003 at 06:32 PM, in Mac Notebooks
True, but at the cost of more heat and power... 1,252 Views / 20 Replies  
True, but at the cost of more heat and power consumption.
Posted by Carl Norum, on May 21, 2003 at 03:43 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I don't know from this which direction you mean. ... 644 Views / 10 Replies  
I don't know from this which direction you mean.

Here's what I do:

1) Start X11 on my local machine, and get an xterm

2) in that xterm, type
ssh -X user@remotehost

3) type password
Posted by Carl Norum, on May 21, 2003 at 03:29 PM, in Mac OS X
Too complicated! Just use ssh -X... 644 Views / 10 Replies  
Too complicated!

Just use

ssh -X user@remoteHost

Then when you login you can use all your X apps, and they will display on the local machine's screen. (Make sure you're using an xterm when...
Posted by Carl Norum, on May 21, 2003 at 11:10 AM, in Mac OS X
The HD install is pretty easy - anybody could do... 1,252 Views / 20 Replies  
The HD install is pretty easy - anybody could do it. As for the soldering/OC job, we don't want to be doing that for people. We're just students and we can't guarantee anybody's computer will...
Posted by Carl Norum, on May 21, 2003 at 11:03 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I think this is correct. Are you sure you really... 644 Views / 10 Replies  
I think this is correct. Are you sure you really want to do this? I can't think of any really good reason to want to. I could always be enlightened, however.
Posted by Carl Norum, on May 20, 2003 at 04:10 PM, in Mac OS X
There is no way you'll get a regular DIMM into an... 875 Views / 8 Replies  
There is no way you'll get a regular DIMM into an SO-DIMM slot. That's why the "SO" is there- it stands for "Small Outline". You may be able to take the iMac apart and replace the internal memory...
Posted by Carl Norum, on May 20, 2003 at 04:06 PM, in Hardware Hacking
I noticed a huge difference after OCing my 500 to... 961 Views / 11 Replies  
I noticed a huge difference after OCing my 500 to 600. The jump from the 600 to 700 was not as noticeable, although Quartz Extreme is pretty nice. The new models have yet more Video RAM, which is...
Posted by Carl Norum, on May 20, 2003 at 04:04 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I think there may be some placebo effect at work... 1,252 Views / 20 Replies  
I think there may be some placebo effect at work here. I didn't notice between having 256 MB and 512 MB of RAM. (384 -> 640 I guess). I expect it really depends on what you're doing - anything...
Posted by Carl Norum, on May 20, 2003 at 04:02 PM, in Mac Notebooks
The redesign involved in putting APE into an... 1,565 Views / 38 Replies  
The redesign involved in putting APE into an iBook is pretty neglible I should think. I've been inside there many a time, and I don't see why it would matter much at all. It would even be *easier*...
Posted by Carl Norum, on May 20, 2003 at 03:58 PM, in Mac Notebooks
iBook 700 MHz -> 800 MHz 887 Views / 2 Replies  
Hi folks, I'm looking to try out the register-based overclock of an iBook 700. However, I can't for the life of me find the CHUD 1.1.1 toolset I need. Anybody have any suggestions on where to find...
Posted by Carl Norum, on May 4, 2003 at 11:10 PM, in Hardware Hacking
It's the old model with the Rage 8 MB video card,... 458 Views / 6 Replies  
It's the old model with the Rage 8 MB video card, sorry.

-- Carl
Posted by Carl Norum, on Apr 26, 2003 at 03:27 PM, in Marketplace
Don't really have any ideas yet. I didn't mod up... 458 Views / 6 Replies  
Don't really have any ideas yet. I didn't mod up until now because Apple might have asked for it back. I'm sure I'll come up with something.
Posted by Carl Norum, on Apr 26, 2003 at 01:31 PM, in Marketplace
iBook 600 MHz 20 GB HD 128 MB RAM Combo... 458 Views / 6 Replies  
iBook 600 MHz
20 GB HD
128 MB RAM
Combo Drive
AirPort Card & AV cable included

Any other details?
Posted by Carl Norum, on Apr 26, 2003 at 02:48 AM, in Marketplace
FS: iBook 600 (Red), including AirPort 458 Views / 6 Replies  
Hi folks! I had a job as an Apple Campus Rep this year, and they've offered to let me buy the loaner iBook they gave me. As a result, I'm looking to sell my old one. It's an iBook 600 MHz with a...
Posted by Carl Norum, on Apr 25, 2003 at 08:32 PM, in Marketplace
Re: mostly dead overclocked iBook 697 Views / 6 Replies  
If ASP says you were running at 400 MHz, it is because you didn't modify your machine's open firmware to report the correct information to the operating system. Several people have noted the kinds...
Posted by Carl Norum, on Dec 13, 2002 at 10:13 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Changing the number in the plist will work just... 305 Views / 2 Replies  
Changing the number in the plist will work just fine if you have an otherwise supported video card. You can't use QE with a Rage 128 video card because it doesn't support non-power-of-2 textures. ...
Posted by Carl Norum, on Nov 26, 2002 at 11:35 AM, in Mac Notebooks
We've done a lot of mac mods - there's not a... 1,158 Views / 11 Replies  
We've done a lot of mac mods - there's not a whole lot of opportunity to wreck anything. Just make sure you keep track of the screws.
Posted by Carl Norum, on Nov 17, 2002 at 11:35 AM, in Mac Notebooks
The Apple manuals are not the best ever written,... 1,158 Views / 11 Replies  
The Apple manuals are not the best ever written, and their pictures suck. Ours (http://homepage.usask.ca/~cjn339/index.html) , however, are super good.

As to having an Apple person not notice, I...
Posted by Carl Norum, on Nov 16, 2002 at 10:01 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Re: Re: NEXTstep Graphics Apps 709 Views / 9 Replies  
I have a copy of Adobe Illustrator 3.0 for NeXTstep sitting on my shelf at home.... I started using that program on a B&W megapixel display way back in 1991 or so!
Posted by Carl Norum, on Nov 13, 2002 at 06:04 PM, in Applications
http://homepage.usask.ca/~cjn339/index.html ... 478 Views / 2 Replies  
http://homepage.usask.ca/~cjn339/index.html

-- Carl
Posted by Carl Norum, on Nov 9, 2002 at 07:38 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I would sell mine for the right offer. Check it... 1,116 Views / 16 Replies  
I would sell mine for the right offer. Check it out at http://homepage.usask.ca/~cjn339/index.html

-- Carl
Posted by Carl Norum, on Nov 6, 2002 at 05:55 PM, in Mac Notebooks
There are a couple of 40 GB drives around here... 402 Views / 7 Replies  
There are a couple of 40 GB drives around here now. You can buy a 60 GB toshiba for a pretty good price, too.

-- Carl
Posted by Carl Norum, on Nov 5, 2002 at 05:34 PM, in Mac Notebooks
We have instructions! ... 402 Views / 7 Replies  
We have instructions!

http://homepage.usask.ca/~cjn339/index.html

And there are others around... I don't remember if we have any links or not, but do a search of the Mac Modification forum for...
Posted by Carl Norum, on Nov 4, 2002 at 09:02 PM, in Mac Notebooks
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