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Is it too much to hope for Apple Pay to be... 647 Views / 18 Replies  
Is it too much to hope for Apple Pay to be available soon in El Capitain, Yosemite,.. the App Store, and iTunes?
I'd love to not have my credit card on file, or jump through various alternative...
Posted by Flying Meat, on Jun 14, 2016 at 03:43 PM, in Mac News
Don't burst his politically fueled delusions. ;) 808 Views / 14 Replies  
Don't burst his politically fueled delusions. ;)
Posted by Flying Meat, on Jun 14, 2016 at 02:54 PM, in Mac News
You reported it here, but did you report it to... 726 Views / 9 Replies  
You reported it here, but did you report it to Apple?
Posted by Flying Meat, on May 19, 2016 at 02:34 PM, in Mac News
If I know going in (prior to purchase) that... 393 Views / 5 Replies  
If I know going in (prior to purchase) that extraordinary (very expensive) measures must be taken to recover my data from a device, I'm going to accept that. My data should not be solely on that...
Posted by Flying Meat, on Apr 29, 2016 at 04:40 PM, in Mac News
Free speech does not mean you get to say whatever... 338 Views / 7 Replies  
Free speech does not mean you get to say whatever you want without consequence, Inkling.

You can call someone a jerk in public, and you likely will not suffer legal action.
If you have facts...
Posted by Flying Meat, on Apr 20, 2016 at 01:19 PM, in Mac News
One might presume the carriers found the contract... 389 Views / 5 Replies  
One might presume the carriers found the contract to be attractive enough to sign. I doubt they would find a contract for just any old small number of phones to be as attractive. Where would the...
Posted by Flying Meat, on Apr 6, 2016 at 05:28 PM, in Mac News
On the subject of Banks, I gotta tell you there... 571 Views / 7 Replies  
On the subject of Banks, I gotta tell you there are more than just a few politicians that want to break them up. I think it's likely to go the way of ye ol' AT&T break up, in that they'll just find...
Posted by Flying Meat, on Apr 6, 2016 at 04:40 PM, in Mac News
Very well done. :) Thank you. 189 Views / 1 Replies  
Very well done. :)
Thank you.
Posted by Flying Meat, on Mar 30, 2016 at 02:25 PM, in Mac News
And whether anything they say regarding this case... 582 Views / 7 Replies  
And whether anything they say regarding this case can be believed. :/

I presume at some point the truth will out, but that might be a long time off.
Posted by Flying Meat, on Mar 28, 2016 at 09:14 PM, in Mac News
"House Homeland Security Committee Chairman... 247 Views / 3 Replies  
"House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul (R-Texas) urges for an encryption bill to move onward. "I think after the (Brussels attack), it's important that Congress does something and...
Posted by Flying Meat, on Mar 24, 2016 at 06:26 PM, in Mac News
LOL! Riiiight. If you can't trust the... 700 Views / 7 Replies  
LOL! Riiiight.
If you can't trust the government to tell you the truth, who... Oh wait.

"Comey goes on to seemingly suggest it was more an attempt to try and get assistance from outside the...
Posted by Flying Meat, on Mar 24, 2016 at 05:46 PM, in Mac News
"This poll was about getting a feel to see... 391 Views / 5 Replies  
"This poll was about getting a feel to see whether Apple is seen as some kind of exemplary company, It is not."

"Is seen as", isn't the same as "is or isn't an exemplary company.
It's a public...
Posted by Flying Meat, on Mar 23, 2016 at 01:58 PM, in Mac News
Due process? Apparently that includes lying in a... 607 Views / 8 Replies  
Due process? Apparently that includes lying in a request for a court order, failing to show proof that there IS anything of value on that phone, and just plain making stuff up.
Due Process? :/
Posted by Flying Meat, on Mar 10, 2016 at 08:56 PM, in Mac News
Some people seem to have already meekly ceded... 395 Views / 6 Replies  
Some people seem to have already meekly ceded freedom for protection.
Posted by Flying Meat, on Mar 7, 2016 at 06:44 PM, in Mac News
"...who have actually been recorded on the... 624 Views / 9 Replies  
"...who have actually been recorded on the telephones in Riker's Island telling their compatriots on the outside 'You gotta get iOS 8. It is a gift from God' – and that's a quote – 'because the cops...
Posted by Flying Meat, on Mar 7, 2016 at 06:09 PM, in Mac News
A completely reasonable perspective on the issue.... 310 Views / 2 Replies  
A completely reasonable perspective on the issue. :)
Posted by Flying Meat, on Mar 4, 2016 at 05:41 PM, in Mac News
Talk about yer lying liars. :/ They seem to... 967 Views / 10 Replies  
Talk about yer lying liars. :/

They seem to just be throwing made up stuff at the wall now, to see what sticks.
Say,.. While you're there, Schrodinger's cat may, or may not be in there, too. :D
Posted by Flying Meat, on Mar 4, 2016 at 01:32 PM, in Mac News
Steve Wilkinson, I purposely didn't direct my... 675 Views / 9 Replies  
Steve Wilkinson, I purposely didn't direct my rebut at you, because of the probability you weren't specifically holding that notion as your own. :)

Just one more thing (on the 2nd).
Regarding...
Posted by Flying Meat, on Feb 26, 2016 at 02:01 PM, in Mac News
Filing for a court order under false pretense?... 273 Views / 3 Replies  
Filing for a court order under false pretense? Priceless.
Posted by Flying Meat, on Feb 26, 2016 at 01:26 PM, in Mac News
Filing for a court order under false pretense?... 200 Views / 3 Replies  
Filing for a court order under false pretense? Priceless.
Posted by Flying Meat, on Feb 26, 2016 at 01:18 PM, in Mac News
"as in flexible to adapt our modern ideas, we who... 675 Views / 9 Replies  
"as in flexible to adapt our modern ideas, we who are smarter than the founders" lacks perspective and objectivity.

While one might hope "we who are smarter" is a truism, it isn't necessarily...
Posted by Flying Meat, on Feb 25, 2016 at 09:13 PM, in Mac News
"What do those "security checks" mean? There's... 977 Views / 13 Replies  
"What do those "security checks" mean? There's speculation..."
What else you got?

"Anything else is speculation about what courts might or might not permit."
So it's not okay. Got it.
Though...
Posted by Flying Meat, on Feb 25, 2016 at 08:52 PM, in Mac News
Of course they could just import those workers to... 459 Views / 5 Replies  
Of course they could just import those workers to the US, but then they'd still be "putting Americans out of jobs!"
Posted by Flying Meat, on Feb 25, 2016 at 06:53 PM, in Mac News
There is very good reason to point out "which the... 977 Views / 13 Replies  
There is very good reason to point out "which the FBI has consistently characterized as a 'terrorist' incident."
That characterization is not applied to all mass shootings. The FBI has already said...
Posted by Flying Meat, on Feb 25, 2016 at 06:36 PM, in Mac News
Gee. Someone else that wants to control Apple. 593 Views / 6 Replies  
Gee. Someone else that wants to control Apple.
Posted by Flying Meat, on Feb 23, 2016 at 06:00 PM, in Mac News
Quite a bit more disturbing to me is that the... 1,038 Views / 10 Replies  
Quite a bit more disturbing to me is that the Judge, DOJ, and the White House seem to be unable to grasp the full ramifications, or to recall even recent history regarding overreach.
Posted by Flying Meat, on Feb 23, 2016 at 05:08 PM, in Mac News
I think Hillbilly Geek maybe didn't mean to... 1,597 Views / 28 Replies  
I think Hillbilly Geek maybe didn't mean to include a limiting factor based on age.
It was probably just the fogey of war, that clouded his judgement. ;)
Posted by Flying Meat, on Feb 17, 2016 at 06:42 PM, in Mac News
Welcome to China! 1,597 Views / 28 Replies  
Welcome to China!
Posted by Flying Meat, on Feb 17, 2016 at 01:04 PM, in Mac News
Depending on the car, and the component you have... 972 Views / 16 Replies  
Depending on the car, and the component you have replaced, you may indeed have to have the dealership do the repair.
Posted by Flying Meat, on Feb 9, 2016 at 06:59 PM, in Mac News
I've only ever had but a handful of Mail.app... 1,317 Views / 21 Replies  
I've only ever had but a handful of Mail.app crashes with my two Gmail accounts. One personal, and one corporate.
It seems to happen when the inbox gets to around 5000+ messages, so I...
Posted by Flying Meat, on Feb 5, 2016 at 03:40 PM, in Mac News
As I stated in a related thread, I prefer the... 2,528 Views / 84 Replies  
As I stated in a related thread, I prefer the news article listing's graphic to be on the right side, with the text flowing around it. The graphic isn't as important as the headline and first...
Posted by Flying Meat, on Feb 5, 2016 at 03:27 PM, in Mac News
I'm warming up to the redesign. It takes a little... 1,871 Views / 50 Replies  
I'm warming up to the redesign. It takes a little time for the eyes to grow accustomed to the light. :D

I do wish the news article's graphic was on the right side of the text, and the text flowed...
Posted by Flying Meat, on Feb 5, 2016 at 01:49 PM, in Feedback
It appears there is a holster, as well. Is that... 148 Views / 2 Replies  
It appears there is a holster, as well. Is that included?
Posted by Flying Meat, on Feb 5, 2016 at 01:34 PM, in Mac News
Found it! Sheesh. Today's Apple, Mac, iPod... 1,871 Views / 50 Replies  
Found it! Sheesh.

Today's Apple, Mac, iPod and iPhone News | MacNN (http://www.macnn.com/articles/)

If I just go to Apple, Macintosh, iPod and iPhone news | MacNN (http://www.macnn.com), I get...
Posted by Flying Meat, on Feb 4, 2016 at 01:36 PM, in Feedback
Eh, all I get is the legacy.macnn.com page. :P ... 1,871 Views / 50 Replies  
Eh, all I get is the legacy.macnn.com page. :P

What am I missing?
Posted by Flying Meat, on Feb 4, 2016 at 12:57 PM, in Feedback
Put simply, those executives are not who I'm... 173 Views / 4 Replies  
Put simply, those executives are not who I'm talking about. But thanks.
Posted by Flying Meat, on Feb 3, 2016 at 08:05 PM, in Mac News
But no compensation cuts at the executive level,... 173 Views / 4 Replies  
But no compensation cuts at the executive level, I'll bet.
Posted by Flying Meat, on Feb 3, 2016 at 01:27 PM, in Mac News
Went to two Auto parts stores this weekend (same... 613 Views / 6 Replies  
Went to two Auto parts stores this weekend (same name, different locations) and they did have chip readers, but they did not work yet, so card swipe. :P
Posted by Flying Meat, on Feb 1, 2016 at 12:57 PM, in Mac News
The act of plugging and unplugging the phone is... 315 Views / 6 Replies  
The act of plugging and unplugging the phone is no big deal for me. Sure, go to that one spot where the inductive charger is located and set your phone down there. Kind of neat, but less efficient. ...
Posted by Flying Meat, on Jan 29, 2016 at 01:27 PM, in Mac News
Now streaming Fox News? That's like putting pig... 206 Views / 1 Replies  
Now streaming Fox News? That's like putting pig on a lipstick. :P
Posted by Flying Meat, on Jan 28, 2016 at 07:57 PM, in Mac News
"Early 2015 MBP 13" Early 2015. 1,317 Views / 21 Replies  
"Early 2015 MBP 13" Early 2015.
Posted by Flying Meat, on Jan 27, 2016 at 12:42 PM, in Mac News
I can't recall whether I've ever had "Include... 1,317 Views / 21 Replies  
I can't recall whether I've ever had "Include Safari Suggestions" enabled. No issues lately. Early 2013 MBP 13"
Posted by Flying Meat, on Jan 27, 2016 at 12:40 PM, in Mac News
Analysts are next to useless for me. :| 207 Views / 1 Replies  
Analysts are next to useless for me. :|
Posted by Flying Meat, on Jan 26, 2016 at 05:52 PM, in Mac News
No. You do NOT leave encryption standards up to... 242 Views / 5 Replies  
No. You do NOT leave encryption standards up to the government. Why not give your extra set of keys to the crook that's been casing your house for the last few days? Don't forget to tell them when...
Posted by Flying Meat, on Jan 22, 2016 at 01:37 PM, in Mac News
I completely disagree with this idea. It seems... 866 Views / 12 Replies  
I completely disagree with this idea. It seems more like a China, or Russia thing than an America thing. Very sad to see.
Posted by Flying Meat, on Jan 22, 2016 at 01:14 PM, in Mac News
People get so cynical... I look forward to the... 653 Views / 10 Replies  
People get so cynical...
I look forward to the review. :)
Posted by Flying Meat, on Jan 21, 2016 at 12:58 PM, in Mac News
Hey, that's nice. The KB article is up at the... 1,366 Views / 18 Replies  
Hey, that's nice. The KB article is up at the same time! :D
Posted by Flying Meat, on Jan 20, 2016 at 01:41 PM, in Mac News
Just in time! :P 192 Views / 2 Replies  
Just in time! :P
Posted by Flying Meat, on Jan 19, 2016 at 01:22 PM, in Mac News
Seems like both overreach, and a money grab. What... 926 Views / 10 Replies  
Seems like both overreach, and a money grab. What could go wrong?
Posted by Flying Meat, on Jan 15, 2016 at 08:15 PM, in Mac News
"Life is not all rainbows and unicorns." -... 805 Views / 8 Replies  
"Life is not all rainbows and unicorns." - somebody
Posted by Flying Meat, on Jan 14, 2016 at 01:31 PM, in Mac News
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