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Authenticating against Exchange 2007 w/Panther Mail.app and iPhone 249 Views / 1 Replies  
I am trying to get IMAP and SMTP working with Panther's Mail.app and the iPhone. Recieving mail works fine, but sending mail does not work for whatever reason. The same exact settings work on...
Posted by Dr Reducto, on Oct 17, 2007 at 02:52 PM, in Applications
Once that hack becomes public, expect Apple to do... 1,318 Views / 17 Replies  
Once that hack becomes public, expect Apple to do something to protect AT&T's investment.
Posted by Dr Reducto, on Jun 26, 2007 at 01:13 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Good for her, although I don't know how this is... 567 Views / 44 Replies  
Good for her, although I don't know how this is news. I thought her 15 minutes were up?
Posted by Dr Reducto, on Dec 22, 2006 at 10:52 AM, in Political/War Lounge
http://perdomocore.com/imageupload/LEBOWSKIACHEIVE... 1,033 Views / 39 Replies  
http://perdomocore.com/imageupload/LEBOWSKIACHEIVER.jpg
Posted by Dr Reducto, on Dec 17, 2006 at 05:03 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I can tell you one thing: The government can pry... 1,158 Views / 90 Replies  
I can tell you one thing: The government can pry my guns from my cold dead hands.

The minute the government bans guns, they have lost legitimacy in my eyes, and I will kill any cop/ATF...
Posted by Dr Reducto, on Dec 11, 2006 at 02:20 AM, in Political/War Lounge
Niceeeee (http://nicce.ytmnd.com/) 2,756 Views / 96 Replies  
Niceeeee (http://nicce.ytmnd.com/)
Posted by Dr Reducto, on Dec 10, 2006 at 12:22 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Poll: I work a crappy retail job, and the price to the... 207,809 Views / 8,311 Replies  
I work a crappy retail job, and the price to the retailer is around $160-165, even though it's sold for 200, so there is most likely margin throughout the chain that could be eaten by Microsoft if...
Posted by Dr Reducto, on Dec 4, 2006 at 09:00 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I had a vertical loading backpack that had the... 474 Views / 5 Replies  
I had a vertical loading backpack that had the hard plastic feet right under the MBP, so when I set it down, the weight was focused there (and on the expresscard port).

I noticed after a month of...
Posted by Dr Reducto, on Dec 4, 2006 at 12:26 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Well, what happened was that I noticed that a few... 474 Views / 5 Replies  
Well, what happened was that I noticed that a few inches after coming out of the power brick, the cable that goes to the laptop had a spot where the cable covering had melted into the wires it...
Posted by Dr Reducto, on Dec 4, 2006 at 10:48 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Poll: FYI, there is a decent amount of margin in the... 207,809 Views / 8,311 Replies  
FYI, there is a decent amount of margin in the Xbox 360 HD-DVD player. They could easily drop the price to $175 without blinking an eye, or maybe even to $150 if they really needed down to crunch...
Posted by Dr Reducto, on Dec 4, 2006 at 01:25 AM, in MacNN Lounge
MBP Backlight died 474 Views / 5 Replies  
I was just sitting around and the backlight flickered and died. I restarted, and it came back on for a second. I then reset SMC and it showed up until the OS loaded, then went out.

Im typing...
Posted by Dr Reducto, on Dec 4, 2006 at 01:13 AM, in Mac Notebooks
It's far more likely that since it was his friend... 292 Views / 12 Replies  
It's far more likely that since it was his friend and an accident, his friend just declined to pursue any action against Cheney. There was probably also some sort of restitution on the behalf of...
Posted by Dr Reducto, on Nov 29, 2006 at 09:09 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Wow, Apple is ignoring an unprofitable market... 3,725 Views / 67 Replies  
Wow, Apple is ignoring an unprofitable market segment? How could they be so dumb?
Posted by Dr Reducto, on Nov 29, 2006 at 01:19 AM, in Mac Desktops
Something like this would really create a... 892 Views / 25 Replies  
Something like this would really create a backlash against copyright laws as they exist today
Posted by Dr Reducto, on Nov 28, 2006 at 11:46 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Nikon's ED glss is a lot more resilient than... 1,185 Views / 32 Replies  
Nikon's ED glss is a lot more resilient than Canon's flourite elements. This is also why NASA uses Nikon gear for shuttles, since the flourite was too brittle to survive the vibrations.

Although...
Posted by Dr Reducto, on Nov 28, 2006 at 01:17 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Poll: Yeah, just tell Americans we can abandon the... 1,745 Views / 136 Replies  
Yeah, just tell Americans we can abandon the lifestyle we have now, and start living like they do in Cuba. We will be miserable, but it's ok, because the animals are happy!
Posted by Dr Reducto, on Nov 27, 2006 at 01:08 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Why does everyone assume overhyped alternative... 1,060 Views / 52 Replies  
Why does everyone assume overhyped alternative artists will be the ones listened to in 50 years?

If im sitting in my rocking chair at the nursing home, and some U2 or radiohead starts playing, my...
Posted by Dr Reducto, on Nov 26, 2006 at 12:58 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Poll: Animals are not moral agents. They do not... 1,745 Views / 136 Replies  
Animals are not moral agents. They do not consider the moral implications of what they do, whereas people are capable of making moral abstractions.

Personally, I think you should go hiking in...
Posted by Dr Reducto, on Nov 25, 2006 at 02:32 PM, in Political/War Lounge
The Human Fund: Money for People™ 759 Views / 7 Replies  
The Human Fund: Money for People™
Posted by Dr Reducto, on Nov 23, 2006 at 01:41 PM, in MacNN Lounge
That's not surprising. A lot more people want an... 1,137 Views / 90 Replies  
That's not surprising. A lot more people want an $80k electric car than will actually throw down the money when push comes to shove.
Posted by Dr Reducto, on Nov 16, 2006 at 02:48 PM, in Political/War Lounge
They are inefficient from a power storage and... 1,137 Views / 90 Replies  
They are inefficient from a power storage and conversion standpoint. The good alternative to batteries is supercapacitors, and while gains have been made, there are some gotchas to supercapacitors...
Posted by Dr Reducto, on Nov 11, 2006 at 01:07 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Economics and realities killed Electric cars: ... 1,137 Views / 90 Replies  
Economics and realities killed Electric cars:

-Batteries are inefficient and bad for the environment
-Low Range
-People want to drive at non-legal speeds (there is a sizeable car culture that...
Posted by Dr Reducto, on Nov 10, 2006 at 06:36 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Best Buy already has SKU numbers ready to go, so... 1,188 Views / 14 Replies  
Best Buy already has SKU numbers ready to go, so all my coworkers are tracking which stores are getting what
Posted by Dr Reducto, on Nov 6, 2006 at 08:20 PM, in MacNN Lounge
The thing is if I remember it correctly: ... 730 Views / 30 Replies  
The thing is if I remember it correctly:

It's a felony to lie on your taxes

It's a civil matter if you simply don't file.


So if you are cheating the government out of taxes.....don't file...
Posted by Dr Reducto, on Nov 4, 2006 at 01:28 AM, in Political/War Lounge
Lowering taxes, and less social benefits create... 990 Views / 64 Replies  
Lowering taxes, and less social benefits create an incentive to work, and keep more of their money. Also, the attitudes of responsibility for one's actions (despite that Bush hasn't shown this one...
Posted by Dr Reducto, on Nov 4, 2006 at 01:24 AM, in Political/War Lounge
I look at it as a desirable color being attached... 1,144 Views / 19 Replies  
I look at it as a desirable color being attached to charity contribution.

I mean, what if they took the black Macbook and donated the extra 150 to charity? Most people would buy it becase of the...
Posted by Dr Reducto, on Nov 3, 2006 at 12:45 PM, in MacNN Lounge
The reason I was going to sign up actually was... 2,142 Views / 28 Replies  
The reason I was going to sign up actually was because as opposed to GameFly's 1 distribution center in San Diego, Gameznflix has 8 (and one really close to Wash. DC), and my friends have had killer...
Posted by Dr Reducto, on Nov 1, 2006 at 11:38 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Well, the advantage is that it's games and... 2,142 Views / 28 Replies  
Well, the advantage is that it's games and movies, so 3+3 would be a good setup
Posted by Dr Reducto, on Nov 1, 2006 at 05:32 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I live in Maryland, and canceled because of the... 2,142 Views / 28 Replies  
I live in Maryland, and canceled because of the incredible turnaround times. It took a week and a half at worse.

Im actually going to try gameznflix which will cost bout 220 for the year...
Posted by Dr Reducto, on Nov 1, 2006 at 05:10 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I work at Best Buy, and I was checking this out... 4,098 Views / 25 Replies  
I work at Best Buy, and I was checking this out today by checking Employee Discounts:

Bose Acoustimass Speaker System : $585 ($999 in weekly flyer)
Samsung 42" slim DLP set (the one that is 11"...
Posted by Dr Reducto, on Oct 31, 2006 at 10:50 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Kenneth Cole has some nice ones too 410 Views / 3 Replies  
Kenneth Cole has some nice ones too
Posted by Dr Reducto, on Oct 31, 2006 at 12:28 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Sure, you can buy a video card and put in any PC... 2,094 Views / 51 Replies  
Sure, you can buy a video card and put in any PC provided:

-You know what kind of slot you have (AGP, PCI, PCI-E)
-You have the right power supply (a lot of newer cards need 300W+)
-You are...
Posted by Dr Reducto, on Oct 29, 2006 at 07:42 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Most any cheaper LCD is going to be 1378x768, so... 5,946 Views / 40 Replies  
Most any cheaper LCD is going to be 1378x768, so it will be trivial to drive it.

Even if it is 1080P, it's just equivalent to a 24" cinema display
Posted by Dr Reducto, on Oct 25, 2006 at 12:05 AM, in Mac Desktops
If they had bought at the right time, they are... 654 Views / 18 Replies  
If they had bought at the right time, they are probably already retired!
Posted by Dr Reducto, on Oct 23, 2006 at 08:00 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Great, more ineffectual liberals will do another... 1,722 Views / 122 Replies  
Great, more ineffectual liberals will do another pointless march. Im sure that the government will know we oppose the war now. I go to a lot of protests (I cover them), and mostly it's just college...
Posted by Dr Reducto, on Oct 23, 2006 at 11:55 AM, in Political/War Lounge
The Secret Service needs to take every threat... 2,453 Views / 206 Replies  
The Secret Service needs to take every threat seriously. It seems like a good idea to ignore threats that seem ridiculous until the threats manifest themselves.
Posted by Dr Reducto, on Oct 14, 2006 at 07:26 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Actually, having talked with a Secret Service... 2,453 Views / 206 Replies  
Actually, having talked with a Secret Service agent at length about this, high schoolers are apparently the group of people the Secret Service most "talks to".

Although he said it's mainly high...
Posted by Dr Reducto, on Oct 14, 2006 at 03:34 PM, in Political/War Lounge
"Self Esteem Fund" is kind of a dumb name. ... 359 Views / 3 Replies  
"Self Esteem Fund" is kind of a dumb name.

Cool movie though.
Posted by Dr Reducto, on Oct 14, 2006 at 03:30 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Probably living in Waikiki would be my ideal... 1,126 Views / 52 Replies  
Probably living in Waikiki would be my ideal environment, but then again, I fit in just about anywhere
Posted by Dr Reducto, on Oct 14, 2006 at 03:27 PM, in MacNN Lounge
The problem comes in when we look at the fact... 528 Views / 17 Replies  
The problem comes in when we look at the fact that our eneomies we will likely be fighting for the next 20 years, aren't even wearing a government-issued uniform, and thus won't have access to robots...
Posted by Dr Reducto, on Oct 14, 2006 at 12:08 PM, in MacNN Lounge
So let me see if I follow: -Democracy is... 2,919 Views / 207 Replies  
So let me see if I follow:

-Democracy is good
-When Democracy yields undesireable results, it's because people are stupid and thus the government needs to correct it
-Outlawing abortions will...
Posted by Dr Reducto, on Oct 11, 2006 at 11:08 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Tell that to Vincent LaForet (who has some images... 3,480 Views / 119 Replies  
Tell that to Vincent LaForet (who has some images in his portfolio that are plagued with noise really bad)
Posted by Dr Reducto, on Oct 10, 2006 at 09:41 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Most American liberals still have a... 1,859 Views / 126 Replies  
Most American liberals still have a judeo-christian based set of morals, but simply knock out all the inconvenient parts of it.
Posted by Dr Reducto, on Oct 9, 2006 at 02:29 AM, in Political/War Lounge
:thumbsup: 602 Views / 29 Replies  
:thumbsup:
Posted by Dr Reducto, on Oct 7, 2006 at 01:01 PM, in Political/War Lounge
I am not sure whether they want to or not, but it... 1,101 Views / 60 Replies  
I am not sure whether they want to or not, but it seems like they do not, and are flipping out because they can't get jobs (i.e. not recieving the economic benefits of moving), amongst other things....
Posted by Dr Reducto, on Oct 6, 2006 at 10:56 PM, in Political/War Lounge
I don't think this is an issue of moderate vs... 1,101 Views / 60 Replies  
I don't think this is an issue of moderate vs extremist. The muslim immigrants are feeling "backed up against a wall" due to discrimination and exclusion from French culture. In that atmosphere,...
Posted by Dr Reducto, on Oct 6, 2006 at 03:53 PM, in Political/War Lounge
But the thing is, with the advances in medicine,... 1,507 Views / 127 Replies  
But the thing is, with the advances in medicine, and the mass of people about to hit retirement age, we have to do _something_.

Be it raising the age of payouts to the appropriate point on the...
Posted by Dr Reducto, on Oct 5, 2006 at 01:18 AM, in Political/War Lounge
My grandparents are the ones who got me started... 1,507 Views / 127 Replies  
My grandparents are the ones who got me started on the social security reform issue. With smart investing, 12% of your lifetime income can yield a pretty nice retirement. Even if you only made 20k...
Posted by Dr Reducto, on Oct 4, 2006 at 03:32 PM, in Political/War Lounge
SS Reform is one thing that I was really really... 1,507 Views / 127 Replies  
SS Reform is one thing that I was really really in favor of Bush doing.

If I was allowed to take 6% (plus what my employer contributed), and invest/save it, i'd have a kickass retirement deal...
Posted by Dr Reducto, on Oct 2, 2006 at 10:48 AM, in Political/War Lounge
Invading cuts off the oils supply from the... 842 Views / 54 Replies  
Invading cuts off the oils supply from the country entirely as long as the country is instable.

That being said, I definitely would aplaud the US *****-slapping Chavez, although not for oil...
Posted by Dr Reducto, on Oct 1, 2006 at 11:53 PM, in Political/War Lounge
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