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Why Parallels. 1,444 Views / 15 Replies  
If you want to run OSX 10.6 & I would also run OSX 10.10 I would partition the drive with 50 gig for 10.6 and install 10.10 on the larger partition. Put all your older files on an external drive and...
Posted by billmboy, on Jan 2, 2015 at 04:53 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I have problem with Apple developing anything... 1,207 Views / 10 Replies  
I have problem with Apple developing anything like that for the enterprise market as its main focus. They don't need to sell 10's of millions of a MAC Pro's like they would need to do with an iPad...
Posted by billmboy, on Sep 6, 2014 at 12:25 AM, in Tech News
I have problem with Apple developing anything... 1,207 Views / 10 Replies  
I have problem with Apple developing anything like that for the enterprise market as its main focus. They don't need to sell 10 of millions of a MAC Pro's like they would need to do with an iPad and...
Posted by billmboy, on Sep 6, 2014 at 12:24 AM, in Tech News
Thunderbolt Dock best choice 725 Views / 10 Replies  
The Belkin TB Dock has FW 800 and get a Mini Display to DVI/HDMI adapter (what ever it takes) and plug it in the second TB port on your computer or to the second TB connector on the Belkin Dock. I...
Posted by billmboy, on Aug 8, 2014 at 04:18 PM, in Mac Desktops
Back-up Drive 557 Views / 5 Replies  
Buy an inexpensive external 2Gig drive (under $100) copy the data from your raid then buy two of the largest drives you can afford (min 4 gig but the newer 5 & 6 gig should work ( make sure they are...
Posted by billmboy, on Aug 8, 2014 at 04:04 PM, in Mac Desktops
Osx refresh 1,079 Views / 8 Replies  
Just got a new 27" i7 To replace my 24" iMac 2.4 Ghz. After wiping and reinstalling with Maverick it was running very fast. The people I sold it to have Two windows computers with i5 quad core and...
Posted by billmboy, on Dec 18, 2013 at 02:09 AM, in Mac OS X
This is what they say on there home page. "Why... 1,284 Views / 10 Replies  
This is what they say on there home page.
"Why ABI?
Objective
Unbiased status as a privately held enterprise allows us to "call it how we see it.""
or who paid them for there research.
"Tablets...
Posted by billmboy, on Sep 28, 2013 at 08:22 PM, in Tech News
More info 1,585 Views / 30 Replies  
Here is more info on the Sonnet Thunderbird Dock
Sonnet - Echo 15 Thunderbolt Dock (http://www.sonnettech.com/product/echo15thunderboltdock.html)
Posted by billmboy, on Aug 20, 2013 at 07:31 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Sonnet 1,585 Views / 30 Replies  
Here is my plan. I am not looking to add an audio interface but Sonnet has the Echo 15 Thunderbolt Dock https://secure1.sonnettech.com/index.php?cPath=139_169&osCsid=6861d2e7ab9163c338e9526366fe2c8a...
Posted by billmboy, on Aug 20, 2013 at 06:34 PM, in Mac Notebooks
You apparently have no knowledge of what is... 1,608 Views / 39 Replies  
You apparently have no knowledge of what is needed by real professional video editors why they need supper speed in a remote situation. You can plug this thing in at the studio or take it on the...
Posted by billmboy, on Jun 11, 2013 at 01:36 AM, in Tech News
Look at what OWC ( Macsale.com ) has to offer... 2,389 Views / 22 Replies  
Look at what OWC ( Macsale.com ) has to offer here
http://eshop.macsales.com/shop/SSD/OWC/

The have great support.
Posted by billmboy, on Dec 28, 2012 at 10:06 AM, in Mac Notebooks
With 5-7 year battery life, that is way beyond... 215 Views / 6 Replies  
With 5-7 year battery life, that is way beyond most users need. Those who keep there gear beyond 7 years can figure out a way to repair it. Never say something cannot be fixed. A year from now there...
Posted by billmboy, on Jul 18, 2012 at 06:29 PM, in Tech News
You can buy the a drive like a Momentus┬« XT Solid... 2,626 Views / 19 Replies  
You can buy the a drive like a Momentus® XT Solid State Hybrid Drives and put it in a high quality inclosure like this one OWC MEQM0GBKS Mercury Elite-AL Pro mini... in stock at OWC...
Posted by billmboy, on Jun 18, 2011 at 12:14 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Reliable Harddrive 2,626 Views / 19 Replies  
OWC Sells a very good product but if your doing stuff that is work related that can't be replaced go for a raid array and use it in a-RAID 1 for maximum protection like this one from CalDigit-- ...
Posted by billmboy, on Jun 17, 2011 at 08:01 PM, in Mac Notebooks
balancedvideo 1,216 Views / 18 Replies  
Raid & eSata is the way to go. You will need as fast a setup as you can afford. I have a G5 dual 2 GB and a MBP 2.33 dual and use a Caldigit S2VR Duo >http://www.CalDigit.com/S2VRDuo.asp< with two 1...
Posted by billmboy, on Aug 9, 2008 at 06:03 PM, in Mac Desktops
What Software 1,808 Views / 14 Replies  
What software do you plan to use? iMovie & iDVD or Final Cut Express or Final Cut Studio? The pro software requirements are fairly high. I have a G5 dual 2gig that works great for all of the afor...
Posted by billmboy, on Jul 9, 2007 at 05:33 PM, in Mac Desktops
 
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