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getting a new car and the high expectations for... 185 Views / 5 Replies  
getting a new car and the high expectations for all its bells and whistles is probably one of the few things that gets most people more excited than getting an new iDevice/Mac.

On a more personal...
Posted by Kees, on Feb 7, 2015 at 04:21 AM, in Tech News
@ Steve. My upload speed is 6mbit. I'm paying... 1,501 Views / 7 Replies  
@ Steve. My upload speed is 6mbit. I'm paying €45,-, but that's including cable tv and Phone services.
€56,- would get me 120 and 12 but I'm fine with what I have.

(Alles-in-1 Basis - Pakketten...
Posted by Kees, on Dec 15, 2014 at 05:39 AM, in Tech News
Wow, that is a big difference. Even 10mbit is... 1,501 Views / 7 Replies  
Wow, that is a big difference. Even 10mbit is really slow. I don't think I could find an Internet connection that slow even if I tried here in the Netherlands. Slowest my provider offers is 50mbit. I...
Posted by Kees, on Dec 13, 2014 at 08:39 AM, in Tech News
good, maybe that'll create some capacity to allow... 219 Views / 5 Replies  
good, maybe that'll create some capacity to allow for a normal sized iPhone 6...
Posted by Kees, on Nov 26, 2014 at 12:32 PM, in Tech News
this is more like a feature watch than a smart... 131 Views / 4 Replies  
this is more like a feature watch than a smart watch. They might be onto something though, especially with the week battery life. But at the cost of a horrible display, apparently.
If the display...
Posted by Kees, on Nov 1, 2014 at 12:43 PM, in Tech News
this was on sale at Steam the other day, picked... 143 Views / 3 Replies  
this was on sale at Steam the other day, picked it up for $5,- or so. What a great game. On a 2011 27" iMac 3,4 GHZ i7 with a 2GB Radeon HD 9670 it runs very smoothly at max quality. It's is great...
Posted by Kees, on Oct 26, 2014 at 05:31 AM, in Tech News
What mister Comey seems to conveniently forget is... 757 Views / 12 Replies  
What mister Comey seems to conveniently forget is that most civilised countries do in fact not allow this kind of invasion of one privacy by law. And since these products are sold world wide, and...
Posted by Kees, on Oct 17, 2014 at 06:55 PM, in Tech News
I saw the pics and watched some videos but didn't... 234 Views / 7 Replies  
I saw the pics and watched some videos but didn't bother to check one out until yesterday. Don't like the size, even the 6 seems unnecessarily large. But I was more upset about how it looks and...
Posted by Kees, on Oct 6, 2014 at 03:46 PM, in Tech News
I have it on my iPhone, though I haven't listened... 112 Views / 5 Replies  
I have it on my iPhone, though I haven't listened to it. For whatever reason, it is not showing up anywhere on any of my Macs in iTunes. I downloaded it onto my iPhone in the hopes of subsequently...
Posted by Kees, on Sep 16, 2014 at 04:14 PM, in Mac News
The 6 plus is definitely out for me, way too big.... 5,218 Views / 54 Replies  
The 6 plus is definitely out for me, way too big. If I have an actual need for a screen that size, might as well do it right and bring an iPad.
Not sure about the 6 until I hold one. There's nothing...
Posted by Kees, on Sep 10, 2014 at 06:52 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
@apostle. Or maybe you just have poor taste... ... 149 Views / 3 Replies  
@apostle. Or maybe you just have poor taste...

I think iOS 7 is a delight to use. My old iPod touch can't be upgraded and iOS 6 feels bloated and old now.
Same with Yosemite beta on my MacBook...
Posted by Kees, on Sep 7, 2014 at 05:09 AM, in Mac News
@ Ron: check under purchases in the App store 642 Views / 8 Replies  
@ Ron: check under purchases in the App store
Posted by Kees, on Aug 26, 2014 at 03:20 PM, in Mac News
Oh wow, that is one ugly home. Guess not everyone... 123 Views / 2 Replies  
Oh wow, that is one ugly home. Guess not everyone at Apple shares the same sense of style and design.
Posted by Kees, on Aug 20, 2014 at 06:47 AM, in Mac News
The Dashboard is translucent??? Are you kidding... 130 Views / 1 Replies  
The Dashboard is translucent??? Are you kidding me?
So if I now popup the calculator, I can no longer see the numbers I'm trying to calculate???
Posted by Kees, on Aug 19, 2014 at 03:55 PM, in Mac News
"an option to keep full-resolution images in... 180 Views / 1 Replies  
"an option to keep full-resolution images in iCloud and smaller files locally"
That's awesome. My 16GB iPhone 5 can use the extra space, and I only use the full res versions on my Macs anyway. I...
Posted by Kees, on Aug 7, 2014 at 09:00 AM, in Mac News
regardless of security settings, gatekeeper... 109 Views / 4 Replies  
regardless of security settings, gatekeeper stills pops up a message the very first time any app is launched. So even if you allow apps form anywhere, the first launch still requires your express...
Posted by Kees, on Aug 6, 2014 at 03:49 PM, in Mac News
If this is where your budget maxes out, one would... 149 Views / 4 Replies  
If this is where your budget maxes out, one would do better to look for a refurbished last gen model. Any last year model iMac is faster than this one by quite a bit...
Posted by Kees, on Jul 1, 2014 at 11:18 AM, in Tech News
Are they planning a liberal money-back policy? ... 141 Views / 2 Replies  
Are they planning a liberal money-back policy? Cos this isn't what a lot of people signed up for, I'm sure.
In related news, a Dutch security company produced a back where you can get access to...
Posted by Kees, on Jun 26, 2014 at 10:02 AM, in Tech News
With all these rumours about larger screens... 114 Views / 2 Replies  
With all these rumours about larger screens floating around I'm starting to get a little worried. The article says "Production of an existing, unspecified 4-inch iPhone will allegedly be shifted over...
Posted by Kees, on May 27, 2014 at 02:21 PM, in Tech News
Precisely, all this talk about how a fingerprint... 3,238 Views / 9 Replies  
Precisely, all this talk about how a fingerprint can be forged is bs to me. It's inconvenient to have to enter a password every time you pick up your phone. To the point where many don't set a lock...
Posted by Kees, on Oct 4, 2013 at 04:52 PM, in Tech News
new colours in iCloud calendar, baaad new... 223 Views / 4 Replies  
new colours in iCloud calendar, baaad
new infinity blade, gooood
Posted by Kees, on Sep 18, 2013 at 08:24 PM, in Mac News
patent 2,072 Views / 24 Replies  
Does Apple even hold the patent on squares with sharp corners..?

Sorry, couldn't resist.
Posted by Kees, on Jun 7, 2013 at 05:52 AM, in Mac News
comment title 201 Views / 4 Replies  
The idea that Apple wants to halt production of the A5 chip seems quite reasonable. It could also mean they're are getting closer to releasing and upgraded A6X/A7 in the iPhone 5S. They won't want to...
Posted by Kees, on Jan 31, 2013 at 10:39 AM, in Tech News
I don't care much about optical drives, can't... 668 Views / 17 Replies  
I don't care much about optical drives, can't really remember the last time I used one, though it does happen. And for that reason, I want at least one computer in the house the has said drive.
My...
Posted by Kees, on Dec 1, 2012 at 01:32 AM, in Tech News
This article is incredibly uninformative. Did the... 102 Views / 5 Replies  
This article is incredibly uninformative. Did the judge actually demand Apple hand over its trade secrets? Did the judge set the dates, or did Moto come up with them? Does Apple actually intend to...
Posted by Kees, on Nov 23, 2012 at 06:11 AM, in Tech News
I think Apple is pretty happy designing the chip... 239 Views / 7 Replies  
I think Apple is pretty happy designing the chip in house, but out sourcing the actual fabrication for now. In the long term I can see them controlling some or all of the fabbing in house.
...
Posted by Kees, on Nov 12, 2012 at 09:45 AM, in Tech News
Well, I can only hope you are right, but if you... 137 Views / 4 Replies  
Well, I can only hope you are right, but if you look at the screenshots, there no longer is a way to change the view settings through a button of sorts. Maybe as a menu item, but that's not very...
Posted by Kees, on Nov 1, 2012 at 05:08 AM, in Tech News
Well, hopefully they consider these changes... 137 Views / 4 Replies  
Well, hopefully they consider these changes carefully. To me, the album cover art, expanded view combo they are touting on the website sounds like a terrible way to browse, unless you're collection...
Posted by Kees, on Oct 30, 2012 at 03:46 PM, in Tech News
funny. In my opinion, Apple's hardware has been... 618 Views / 41 Replies  
funny. In my opinion, Apple's hardware has been top notch of late. A 1.0GHz dual core cpu performing on par with quad cores clocked at 1.5GHz. Thinner and lighter phone, but without the cheap feel...
Posted by Kees, on Oct 15, 2012 at 02:01 PM, in Tech News
Android can perhaps list more (obscure) features,... 327 Views / 9 Replies  
Android can perhaps list more (obscure) features, but as far as hardware goes, the iPhone 5 leaves everything else in the dust, for now.
Posted by Kees, on Sep 22, 2012 at 01:33 AM, in Tech News
Really looking forward to holding one. The... 494 Views / 17 Replies  
Really looking forward to holding one. The thinness and lightness sounds really good, will have to see how the taller design feels. Does seem like a very impressive piece of design, though.
Not sure...
Posted by Kees, on Sep 12, 2012 at 03:27 PM, in Tech News
agreed, I own over 1500 albums, they can't... 515 Views / 12 Replies  
agreed, I own over 1500 albums, they can't possibly expect me to browse through them with the silly album art mode thingie as the only option. iPhone 5 sounds great, new iTunes sounds terrible.
Posted by Kees, on Sep 12, 2012 at 02:46 PM, in Tech News
ok, so, the advertising companies get my phone... 150 Views / 7 Replies  
ok, so, the advertising companies get my phone number without my consent, but they then have to ask (call me???) to actually use that number?
Sounds like a bulletproof concept...

thx for...
Posted by Kees, on Aug 31, 2012 at 04:25 AM, in Tech News
I would assume they're waiting for Apple to fix... 897 Views / 22 Replies  
I would assume they're waiting for Apple to fix the mess that is auto-save. Mountain Lion adds some features that allows you to mostly ignore auto-save, but ML still assumes that anytime a user opens...
Posted by Kees, on Aug 16, 2012 at 03:17 AM, in Mac News
As a European, looking in from the outside, one... 3,014 Views / 398 Replies  
As a European, looking in from the outside, one thing strikes me as a rather crucial change. I guess this is the pitfall of a two party system.

It seems the last couple of decades, US politicians...
Posted by Kees, on Aug 15, 2012 at 06:32 AM, in Political/War Lounge
According to Brirish law, a Samsung Galaxy Tab is... 176 Views / 6 Replies  
According to Brirish law, a Samsung Galaxy Tab is not as cool, nor as well designed as an iPad. Therefore, we shall refrain from calling the Galaxy Tab a copy of iPad.

Instead, we'll call it the...
Posted by Kees, on Jul 18, 2012 at 11:18 AM, in Tech News
You don't say... Adobe controls most... 21,649 Views / 624 Replies  
You don't say...

Adobe controls most everything about the pdf format. Preview has basic pdf capabilities, but for content creation type stuff, even if relatively simple stuff like filling form...
Posted by Kees, on Mar 26, 2012 at 04:59 PM, in Mac OS X
Well, the obvious solution would be to just use... 21,649 Views / 624 Replies  
Well, the obvious solution would be to just use Acrobat reader instead.
(Adobe - Downloads (http://www.adobe.com/downloads/))
Posted by Kees, on Mar 18, 2012 at 07:51 PM, in Mac OS X
Poll: Sure 1,586 Views / 38 Replies  
I still doubt they'll introduce a smaller iPad. A slightly bigger iPhone/iTouch makes more sense, though personally, I hope they will also continue to offer the same size, or slightly smaller even....
Posted by Kees, on Feb 18, 2012 at 09:09 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Poll: Dock 955 Views / 12 Replies  
I have an 11" MacBook Air, with the Dock on the right, not hidden, ever. I also never use fullscreen mode.
I multi-task both using mission control and dock, though sadly, mission control is far...
Posted by Kees, on Feb 17, 2012 at 05:19 PM, in Mac OS X
lol, yes, because we all now the UK's economy is... 993 Views / 62 Replies  
lol, yes, because we all now the UK's economy is doing brilliantly right now...You need to earn money to buy shit Limey.
Posted by Kees, on Dec 11, 2011 at 09:35 AM, in Political/War Lounge
ja. 993 Views / 62 Replies  
ja.
Posted by Kees, on Dec 10, 2011 at 03:21 PM, in Political/War Lounge
Yeah well, if you Brits had any real balls, you'd... 993 Views / 62 Replies  
Yeah well, if you Brits had any real balls, you'd leave the Euro zone altogether. You can't reap the benefits and not take any responsibility. There's a lingering world-wide economic crisis being...
Posted by Kees, on Dec 10, 2011 at 03:12 PM, in Political/War Lounge
How Britons view Canada? who cares what the... 993 Views / 62 Replies  
How Britons view Canada?
who cares what the British think of anything anymore. Just leave the self-centered bastards to rot on their little island.
Posted by Kees, on Dec 10, 2011 at 04:37 AM, in Political/War Lounge
spacebar 21,649 Views / 624 Replies  
If you depress the spacebar, it "boomerangs" to the move tool, let go and it goes back to select. This is true for almost every image manipulation/drafting app, btw.
Posted by Kees, on Aug 17, 2011 at 06:00 AM, in Mac OS X
I use screencorners for exposé, even on the... 5,957 Views / 26 Replies  
I use screencorners for exposé, even on the mighty mouse, because the side buttons are way to easy to hit. First thing I turn off.
Second thing I do is enable the scroll ball to act as button 3, so...
Posted by Kees, on Oct 25, 2009 at 06:04 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
I do 15,522 Views / 319 Replies  
I do, because the content pops up much quicker.

Way back in the OS 9 days, I was a heavy BeHiearchic user, but with the advent of OS X and column view I quickly left that behind.
I too am very...
Posted by Kees, on Oct 28, 2007 at 10:57 AM, in Mac OS X
just wanted to second this as the most stupid... 42,512 Views / 363 Replies  
just wanted to second this as the most stupid 'enhancement' I've come across so far. (Though the blurring of text underneath a transparent menu is a close second)

Esthetic complaints aside, it...
Posted by Kees, on Oct 27, 2007 at 05:31 PM, in Mac OS X
Pb 1.33 12" 9,160 Views / 63 Replies  
The menu bar's transparency is gone here too (PowerBook 1.33 12"), which is a pleasant surprise. It is also strange however, because I had a few dev builds on this exact same machine, and it was...
Posted by Kees, on Oct 27, 2007 at 04:08 PM, in Mac OS X
I donb't know what's up with your Illustartor... 6,174 Views / 47 Replies  
I donb't know what's up with your Illustartor installation, but mine (version 12.0.1) shows this in OS X 10.4.3:

http://homepage.mac.com/kees/.Pictures/CS2save.jpg
Posted by Kees, on Dec 17, 2005 at 06:22 AM, in Mac OS X
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