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Apple iPhone Remote app + aTV on Mac Pro networking 446 Views / 0 Replies  
I have an issue on using Apple iPhone Remote app to control Apple TV connected to the second network card on my Mac Pro.

This is how I set up my network environment,
-- First NIC connects to...
Posted by iPoder, on Oct 5, 2008 at 10:06 AM, in Networking
Does new iPhone use the same main processor as... 3,585 Views / 61 Replies  
Does new iPhone use the same main processor as the current version?

I was hoping that new iPhone can handle the playback of the movies in higher res than the current one (640x480). I really don't...
Posted by iPoder, on Jun 13, 2008 at 03:13 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
One thing to weigh in on whether data plan is... 6,875 Views / 163 Replies  
One thing to weigh in on whether data plan is worth of $30 is your wifi accessibility.

Both my house and work place have wifi access (who doesn't these days?), and my iPhone is rarely leaving wifi...
Posted by iPoder, on Jun 13, 2008 at 02:43 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Mac Mini G4 1.4 GHz beats iMac G5 1.6 GHz on CPU... 5,831 Views / 78 Replies  
Mac Mini G4 1.4 GHz beats iMac G5 1.6 GHz on CPU test. Interesting!

If you can live with Radeon 9200 GPU and upgrade it with 7200 rpm hard drive and 1G RAM, Mini sounds like a good system to me.
Posted by iPoder, on Jan 20, 2005 at 11:43 AM, in Mac Desktops
I confirmed with the Mac representative in the... 5,831 Views / 78 Replies  
I confirmed with the Mac representative in the Macworld show. The hard drive used in the Mac mini is 2.5" ATA drive.

If you see the Mini in person, you will wonder how they can fit a 3.5" drive...
Posted by iPoder, on Jan 13, 2005 at 03:55 PM, in Mac Desktops
I confirmed with representative in the Macworld. ... 12,759 Views / 213 Replies  
I confirmed with representative in the Macworld. It is 2.5" notebook drive in the Mac mini. I don't know the rpm speed though.
Posted by iPoder, on Jan 13, 2005 at 03:51 PM, in Mac Desktops
I don't believe that it is 1.8" hard drive, which... 12,759 Views / 213 Replies  
I don't believe that it is 1.8" hard drive, which is too expensive for Mac mini price point.

While it is a good system for someone else, it is not for me. I cannot play World of Warcraft on 32 MB...
Posted by iPoder, on Jan 11, 2005 at 04:20 PM, in Mac Desktops
MAC address is embedded in every IP packet along... 1,071 Views / 32 Replies  
MAC address is embedded in every IP packet along with the public IP address. This is how the NAT (Network Address Translation) identified each TCP/IP traffic.

Unless someone spoofs your MAC...
Posted by iPoder, on Dec 13, 2004 at 09:49 AM, in Networking
You are paranoid. The intruder has to be within... 1,071 Views / 32 Replies  
You are paranoid. The intruder has to be within your wireless LAN range to do that. Get a dog or something to protect your property.

Besides, you can always use MAC address to prove that you are...
Posted by iPoder, on Dec 12, 2004 at 02:00 AM, in Networking
You need something like this ... 476 Views / 3 Replies  
You need something like this

http://www.linksys.com/products/product.asp?grid=33&scid=38&prid=558.

Use it as a wireless ethernet bridge to Airport Express or any other wireless router. If you...
Posted by iPoder, on Dec 11, 2004 at 09:03 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Search the download.com for Temperature Monitor. 869 Views / 7 Replies  
Search the download.com for Temperature Monitor.
Posted by iPoder, on Dec 10, 2004 at 11:59 AM, in Mac Desktops
This is closest to what you want. A wireless... 624 Views / 4 Replies  
This is closest to what you want. A wireless network router with USB 2.0 connector to an external disk drive or a flash memory drive. (Don't believe it supports Mac though)
...
Posted by iPoder, on Dec 9, 2004 at 10:39 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Apple will have to drop the ACD prices soon,... 632 Views / 6 Replies  
Apple will have to drop the ACD prices soon, probably in January, to stay competitive. The whole LCD market has seen the price drop across the board since early October due to the oversupply issue in...
Posted by iPoder, on Dec 6, 2004 at 09:53 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
mini-HD MP3 player price has held steady even one... 3,015 Views / 17 Replies  
mini-HD MP3 player price has held steady even one year after iPod mini was release. Most of the players are around $250.

I will not be surprised to see that iPod mini does not receive any update...
Posted by iPoder, on Dec 3, 2004 at 04:26 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
I remember that there are terms "cold-start" and... 782 Views / 15 Replies  
I remember that there are terms "cold-start" and "warm-start" in circuitry theories. But maybe technologies have advanced that it no longer matters that much.

However, check out the article as in...
Posted by iPoder, on Nov 28, 2004 at 12:05 PM, in Mac Notebooks
A simple research on the web will help you... 685 Views / 6 Replies  
A simple research on the web will help you understand the topics.

Here is one sample link:

http://www.batteryuniversity.com/parttwo-34.htm
Posted by iPoder, on Nov 28, 2004 at 11:35 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Power-on will cause electricity spike in the... 782 Views / 15 Replies  
Power-on will cause electricity spike in the circuitry, which adds wear-and-tear to the hardware.

It is better to keep the notebook in the sleep mode. Besides, it takes Mac OS X no time to wake...
Posted by iPoder, on Nov 28, 2004 at 11:28 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I got my 2001FP just yesterday, and I like it.... 2,157 Views / 28 Replies  
I got my 2001FP just yesterday, and I like it. (On paper, it may not be as bright or fast as 2005FPW. But in the real usage, I doubt it makes much difference 16ms vs. 12ms).

I picked 2001FP ($604...
Posted by iPoder, on Nov 24, 2004 at 03:37 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
If you get on the airplane, you need to shutdown... 9,070 Views / 89 Replies  
If you get on the airplane, you need to shutdown your notebook. Then if you want to watch DVD on your PB, you have to boot it up into OS.

With this, you can double your PB as a portable DVD...
Posted by iPoder, on Nov 22, 2004 at 02:51 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I like the idea of two CPUs while it is plugged,... 9,070 Views / 89 Replies  
I like the idea of two CPUs while it is plugged, single CPU while it is unplugged. However, I don't know the feasibility though. It must have a very high speed external bus in order to achieve this.
Posted by iPoder, on Nov 21, 2004 at 10:19 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I hate to speculate too. But if we don't see a... 1,529 Views / 19 Replies  
I hate to speculate too. But if we don't see a significant update of PowerBook in MacWorld SF in January, then Apple typical 6-month update cycle might be off for a few months.

If you examine the...
Posted by iPoder, on Nov 21, 2004 at 10:12 AM, in Mac Desktops
In Office 2004, there is a "compatibility report"... 932 Views / 16 Replies  
In Office 2004, there is a "compatibility report" feature in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint, which allows to check the document compatibilty with different versions, Mac or Windows.

My...
Posted by iPoder, on Nov 21, 2004 at 10:01 AM, in Mac Notebooks
For disk drive manufacturors, 1 GB means... 379 Views / 2 Replies  
For disk drive manufacturors, 1 GB means 1,000,000,000 bytes. For OS (Windows or Mac), 1 GB means 1024x1024x1024 bytes. So, 80 GB hard drive will only give you about ~74 GB real disk space.

It...
Posted by iPoder, on Nov 21, 2004 at 09:42 AM, in Mac Desktops
Yeah, it would be nice if you can take a picture... 2,157 Views / 28 Replies  
Yeah, it would be nice if you can take a picture with Dell's and Apple's LCDs side-by-side using video mirror. We like to see the comparison between these two.
Posted by iPoder, on Nov 20, 2004 at 04:04 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Re: Dell 2005FPW LCD Display First Impressions WOW! 2,157 Views / 28 Replies  
My 2001FP just got shipped, and I should get it early next week. Compared to 2001FP, 2005FPW just has 80 pixels more horizontally (1680 vs. 1600, or 5%). So, I doubt that it makes much difference.
...
Posted by iPoder, on Nov 19, 2004 at 10:37 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Do the battery calibration based on the... 789 Views / 12 Replies  
Do the battery calibration based on the instruction which comes with the PB.

I agree with 69camaro that PB Al is difficult to have scratches. I had mine for over a year, no dent or scratches. ...
Posted by iPoder, on Nov 19, 2004 at 12:58 PM, in Mac Notebooks
On PB 17", dual HDs (either 2.5" or 1.8") in RAID... 9,070 Views / 89 Replies  
On PB 17", dual HDs (either 2.5" or 1.8") in RAID 0 configuration.
Posted by iPoder, on Nov 19, 2004 at 12:14 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Able to watch DVD without booting into OS. 9,070 Views / 89 Replies  
Able to watch DVD without booting into OS.
Posted by iPoder, on Nov 18, 2004 at 11:59 AM, in Mac Notebooks
I have the similiar problem on the pulsing light... 466 Views / 3 Replies  
I have the similiar problem on the pulsing light from PB, when I usually leave it in my bedroom.

Anyway, maybe you can get a bathroom light cover from the hardware store, which might give you a...
Posted by iPoder, on Nov 17, 2004 at 12:24 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Based on the barefeats benchmark, performance... 685 Views / 5 Replies  
Based on the barefeats benchmark, performance gains of 1.5 Ghz over 1.3 Ghz is barely noticeable.

http://www.barefeats.com/pb11.html

If you really don't do DVD burning on the road that much, an...
Posted by iPoder, on Nov 16, 2004 at 09:50 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Re: 2005FPW 2,765 Views / 50 Replies  
Hmm... Interesting. I would think Dell's LCD will look much brighter and more contrasty than Apple 15".
Posted by iPoder, on Nov 16, 2004 at 09:33 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Re: Yesterday 2,765 Views / 50 Replies  
I am jealous as I am waiting for my 2001FP.

More in-depth review will be appreciated!

Questions:
1) When picture-by-picture is used, are signals from all inputs (DVI-D, D-Sub, Components,...
Posted by iPoder, on Nov 16, 2004 at 05:55 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Beyond the cost issue, flash memory iPod has the... 1,178 Views / 15 Replies  
Beyond the cost issue, flash memory iPod has the following advantages that HD iPod will not be able to achieve,

1) Total skip-free
2) Lighter weight
3) Longer battery life
4) More durable
...
Posted by iPoder, on Nov 15, 2004 at 03:56 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
I would suggest you giving her a certificate of... 1,178 Views / 15 Replies  
I would suggest you giving her a certificate of your own making for purchasing an iPod. You don't need to give her huge amount, but just encourage her to save it up. A good grade, or some other...
Posted by iPoder, on Nov 15, 2004 at 12:28 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
I am using PowerBook 15" 1.25 GHz G4 now, and had... 891 Views / 13 Replies  
I am using PowerBook 15" 1.25 GHz G4 now, and had an iBook 500 Ghz G3 previously.

My experience tells me that both machines can get pretty hot if you run certain CPU- or IO-intensive program. But...
Posted by iPoder, on Nov 14, 2004 at 12:12 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Two Apple 256 MB Powerbook DDR333 DRAM for sale 277 Views / 0 Replies  
Two original Apple 256 MB Powerbook DDR333 DRAM's for sale.

Email me and name your price for one or two sticks. US shipping only.
Posted by iPoder, on Nov 13, 2004 at 09:17 PM, in Marketplace
Ok, I know that I will probably get flamed. But... 1,060 Views / 17 Replies  
Ok, I know that I will probably get flamed. But here it goes: I wish Apple licenses DirectX technology from Microsoft.

OpenGL is fine as a technology, but Microsoft has won the game development...
Posted by iPoder, on Nov 13, 2004 at 08:10 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Good thinking! I am sure that Apple has... 559 Views / 1 Replies  
Good thinking!

I am sure that Apple has probably thought of that. It is just the matter how many features Apple wants to build in Airport Express, and how important the feature matters to the...
Posted by iPoder, on Nov 13, 2004 at 07:52 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
I saw a few flash memory MP3 players with 1 GB... 1,178 Views / 15 Replies  
I saw a few flash memory MP3 players with 1 GB around $180, 512 MB around $130 in the current market. For some kids, this is all the money that they can afford.

1 GB gives you around 250 songs,...
Posted by iPoder, on Nov 13, 2004 at 03:48 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Re: Dell order 2,765 Views / 50 Replies  
Damn it. When is my order going to be shipped?:confused:
Posted by iPoder, on Nov 13, 2004 at 11:11 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
That is exactly my point. A lot of posts here... 5,171 Views / 77 Replies  
That is exactly my point. A lot of posts here request a do-all, LCD display remote from Apple. And here is our example of the remote with color display at $399 (with the scroll wheel we came to...
Posted by iPoder, on Nov 13, 2004 at 11:03 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
I use SMC 2804WBRP-G wireless router with USB... 524 Views / 6 Replies  
I use SMC 2804WBRP-G wireless router with USB print server. Frankly, I am not quite impressed with the driver.

I don't have any printing issue, but my wireless function works irregularly. ...
Posted by iPoder, on Nov 13, 2004 at 07:43 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
GarageBand (or Pro Logic) is the one program that... 1,038 Views / 8 Replies  
GarageBand (or Pro Logic) is the one program that really matters in your choice of PC and Mac. If you can find an equally good program on PC, PC will work for you. Otherwise, you will be probably...
Posted by iPoder, on Nov 12, 2004 at 10:57 PM, in Mac Desktops
Bluetooth uses significantly lower power than... 2,517 Views / 9 Replies  
Bluetooth uses significantly lower power than 802.11b/g. So I doubt that turning it off will increase battery life very much.
Posted by iPoder, on Nov 12, 2004 at 10:51 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Here is the new coupon code '4L479R3L1?$Q44' for... 2,765 Views / 50 Replies  
Here is the new coupon code '4L479R3L1?$Q44' for Dell LCD monitor.

You will get 2005FPW price down to $680. ($40 cheaper than its advertised price).

The coupon expires on 11/15.
Posted by iPoder, on Nov 12, 2004 at 10:07 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
It is not the issue of wrong forum, but an issue... 1,038 Views / 8 Replies  
It is not the issue of wrong forum, but an issue that probably no one can give you a definite answer (without bias).

It all depends what you want to do about it. In general rules of thumbs, you go...
Posted by iPoder, on Nov 12, 2004 at 09:57 PM, in Mac Desktops
Based on Macworld Magazine December edition, ... 713 Views / 4 Replies  
Based on Macworld Magazine December edition,

iMac 1.8 Ghz has in average 5% performance edge over 1.6 Ghz. The test applications are Phtoshop, Cimema 4D, Compressor, iMovie, iTunes.

As...
Posted by iPoder, on Nov 12, 2004 at 09:21 PM, in Mac Desktops
For the people who are willing to spend big money... 5,171 Views / 77 Replies  
For the people who are willing to spend big money on the remote control, here is your dream system

http://www.sonos.com/

For $499 a ZonePlayer (similar function to AXP) and $399 a remote...
Posted by iPoder, on Nov 12, 2004 at 08:38 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
The coupon expired yesterday. And I just checked... 2,765 Views / 50 Replies  
The coupon expired yesterday. And I just checked the price of 2001FP, which is also $719 now. It is $100+ more than I paid for (subtracts the AS500 price from my total purchase price).

I don't...
Posted by iPoder, on Nov 12, 2004 at 01:26 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Good choice, guys. I decided to stay with my... 2,765 Views / 50 Replies  
Good choice, guys.

I decided to stay with my 2001FP order, simply because it has more pixels (8% more). Wide-screen is nice, but unfortunately a lot of games don't fully support that ratio unless...
Posted by iPoder, on Nov 12, 2004 at 11:47 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
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