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There is no doubt. None. That Apple is working on... 19,373 Views / 454 Replies  
There is no doubt. None. That Apple is working on the TV. But the problem or challenge is not the product. It's the content. iTunes worked only because record companies disregarded the venture as a...
Posted by Eyenigma, on Apr 1, 2013 at 02:10 AM, in MacNN Lounge
I don't. Great observation. It just seems the... 19,373 Views / 454 Replies  
I don't. Great observation. It just seems the average "investor" really cozies up to the stock when they hear of pending news or product announcements. Case in point, the rumors of an alleged large...
Posted by Eyenigma, on Mar 31, 2013 at 08:38 PM, in MacNN Lounge
It'll dip into the $430's or even the $420's... 19,373 Views / 454 Replies  
It'll dip into the $430's or even the $420's again. Apple desperately needs to announce... something.
Dividend. Buy Back. New Product. New... something.
Posted by Eyenigma, on Mar 31, 2013 at 06:31 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Nope. Won't Happen. 19,373 Views / 454 Replies  
Absolutely will not happen. Not to that level anyway. Apple would have no interest in competing in that ecosystem. But an TV running basic, low processor apps, like Angry Birds is realistic.

But...
Posted by Eyenigma, on Mar 14, 2013 at 09:55 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Couldn't agree more. I think a bigger play for... 19,373 Views / 454 Replies  
Couldn't agree more. I think a bigger play for $AAPL could be the (alleged) finger print technology acquisition. Imagine if the next big thing, wasn't a thing at all. But rather a concept of...
Posted by Eyenigma, on Mar 14, 2013 at 04:44 AM, in MacNN Lounge
The algorithms don't need to "trick" anyone.... 19,373 Views / 454 Replies  
The algorithms don't need to "trick" anyone. They're simply looking for spreads of FRACTIONS of a penny. The profit is made on the littlest of margins, in volume.
Posted by Eyenigma, on Jan 12, 2011 at 03:37 AM, in MacNN Lounge
http://i136.photobucket.com/albums/q199/eyenovatio... 19,373 Views / 454 Replies  
http://i136.photobucket.com/albums/q199/eyenovation/Screenshot2011-01-11at113122PM.png

I guess I was way off, albeit right...
AAPL is going to level off soon I think. I don't see it going above...
Posted by Eyenigma, on Jan 12, 2011 at 03:35 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Very strong day today. I see it going to $400,... 19,373 Views / 454 Replies  
Very strong day today. I see it going to $400, but I am putting trailing stops along the way.
I still shudder to think what would happen if Uncle Steve kicked off. There's no successor that has ever...
Posted by Eyenigma, on Jan 3, 2011 at 06:21 PM, in MacNN Lounge
For anyone who looks at Amex statements... 1,068 Views / 31 Replies  
For anyone who looks at Amex statements regularly, have a little fun checking out Bernie Madoff's $100000 statement. Hahahahah... http://abcnews.go.com/images/Blotter/MadoffAMEX.pdf
Posted by Eyenigma, on Nov 6, 2010 at 01:32 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Another Amex Story 1,068 Views / 31 Replies  
Not to turn this into an American Express thread...

I was en route to Europe when I got stranded at JFK during a blizzard. Airline canceled my flight, wrote off the trip, and was re-routed home......
Posted by Eyenigma, on Nov 6, 2010 at 01:29 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Check out stickerrobot.com or jakprints.com 604 Views / 3 Replies  
Check out stickerrobot.com or jakprints.com
Posted by Eyenigma, on Nov 1, 2010 at 01:42 AM, in MacNN Lounge
http://www.wired.com/images_blogs/gadgetlab/bm44x.... 3,854 Views / 174 Replies  
http://www.wired.com/images_blogs/gadgetlab/bm44x.jpg

Still pining for the zip disk. :lol: I've spent a fortune over the years on blank media, anyone remember Jaz drives? Optical drives wont fully...
Posted by Eyenigma, on Oct 21, 2010 at 04:07 AM, in MacNN Lounge
In all seriousness, I don't see the real upside... 2,067 Views / 55 Replies  
In all seriousness, I don't see the real upside for MSFT. I mean sure there are some interesting technologies like Flash which I'm sure MSFT would want in their new mobile OS. Or perhaps the PDF...
Posted by Eyenigma, on Oct 8, 2010 at 01:16 AM, in MacNN Lounge
I wouldn't use either. I'd say abandon the idea... 1,496 Views / 29 Replies  
I wouldn't use either. I'd say abandon the idea of a forum and use something like DISQUS Comments | Powering Discussion on the Web (http://disqus.com) - (no affiliation). I think the days of forums...
Posted by Eyenigma, on Sep 29, 2010 at 04:20 AM, in Applications
Was a big fan of his work, and had the chance to... 894 Views / 3 Replies  
Was a big fan of his work, and had the chance to see him live. His cancer powerpoint was something amazing, and a part of his act. Comedy will miss him, that's for sure.
Posted by Eyenigma, on Sep 5, 2010 at 05:52 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Good to know, I guess my concern/question was... 1,106 Views / 11 Replies  
Good to know, I guess my concern/question was whether using a regular SATA for storing the documents I work on would essentially negate the speed of the SSD for the primary Macintosh HD. Thanks for...
Posted by Eyenigma, on Sep 1, 2010 at 08:16 PM, in Mac Desktops
Maynard, Let me explain better... I am a... 1,106 Views / 11 Replies  
Maynard,

Let me explain better... I am a designer. So I have all of my apps on the main HD, which would be the SSD. I guess another way of asking: When working with large files, (say for example,...
Posted by Eyenigma, on Sep 1, 2010 at 01:41 AM, in Mac Desktops
SSD in MacPro 1,106 Views / 11 Replies  
So I recently bought a Macbook Pro w. a SSD - and needless to say I am in love with the speed. Naturally it has me looking to upgrade my MacPro with the exact same. But my question is if I would gain...
Posted by Eyenigma, on Aug 31, 2010 at 08:48 PM, in Mac Desktops
No way in hell. Without an app platform, RIM will... 2,224 Views / 49 Replies  
No way in hell. Without an app platform, RIM will be out of business in 5 years. (Acquired or Imploded). There's just no room for a device that (just) does the obvious anymore.
Posted by Eyenigma, on Aug 23, 2010 at 03:11 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Because for one, stock price is a direct measure... 2,224 Views / 49 Replies  
Because for one, stock price is a direct measure (or reflection) of current, and future earnings. I think the litmus test is if anyone here would ever buy another Blackberry again. I think with their...
Posted by Eyenigma, on Aug 23, 2010 at 03:10 PM, in MacNN Lounge
When I say it... it's lunacy. But how about when... 2,224 Views / 49 Replies  
When I say it... it's lunacy. But how about when CNN says it:

The Buzz: Is RIM a screaming bargain or the next Palm? - Aug. 23, 2010...
Posted by Eyenigma, on Aug 23, 2010 at 01:39 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Brick and Mortar Book Stores 1,127 Views / 18 Replies  
With Barnes and Noble trying to offload themselves to any sucker out there, does anyone else agree that stores like Barnes and Noble, and Borders will go the way of Blockbuster Video? Brick and...
Posted by Eyenigma, on Aug 4, 2010 at 12:48 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Gross. ... 1,104 Views / 16 Replies  
Gross.

http://c3.ac-images.myspacecdn.com/images01/40/s_5b137118bf97dfac09b91af8ac5b285e.gif
Posted by Eyenigma, on Jul 17, 2010 at 07:42 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Who said -anything- about race? Certainly not me.... 1,888 Views / 41 Replies  
Who said -anything- about race? Certainly not me. In case you've been living under a rock one of the more popular gangster rappers is white. What I was referencing was a culture shift where athletes...
Posted by Eyenigma, on Jul 9, 2010 at 12:14 PM, in MacNN Lounge
LeBron James Goes to the Heat... 1,888 Views / 41 Replies  
:rolleyes:

The guy is a great player, no doubt about it. Obviously a future hall of famer... but the whole ESPN special, the whole courtship, everyone from Obama pleading for him to go here or...
Posted by Eyenigma, on Jul 9, 2010 at 01:48 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Okay fair enough, was done more to simply... 2,224 Views / 49 Replies  
Okay fair enough, was done more to simply illustrate the downward trend of the companies in question. I can gather my ideas seem like lunacy. It would be like suggesting Palm would die just after...
Posted by Eyenigma, on Jul 7, 2010 at 02:52 AM, in MacNN Lounge
i say RIMM is a good short, and sure - in the... 2,224 Views / 49 Replies  
i say RIMM is a good short, and sure - in the minds of dinosaurs and IT people at stodgy corporations it's (still) a viable device. But asked another way... how many people in here would actually buy...
Posted by Eyenigma, on Jul 5, 2010 at 02:21 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Is Research in Motion Dead? 2,224 Views / 49 Replies  
With all the talk of antenna-gate, and the obvious flaws of the iPhone 4, Apple is still in the envious position of swimming through poop and still smelling like roses. It's clearly a two horse race...
Posted by Eyenigma, on Jul 3, 2010 at 08:00 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Bravo to that post, encouraging indeed. If only... 20,631 Views / 677 Replies  
Bravo to that post, encouraging indeed. If only Steve would have responded in the same manner. Usually it's the low level people who act atrociously, not the other way around. Cheers.
Posted by Eyenigma, on Jun 25, 2010 at 01:33 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Late fee? I'd suggest being VERY careful ever... 622 Views / 4 Replies  
Late fee? I'd suggest being VERY careful ever deploying a project without getting payment in full. For what it's worth, I'd suggest doing a 50/50 or 30/30/40 milestone payment. Of the two, I prefer...
Posted by Eyenigma, on Jun 25, 2010 at 12:54 AM, in Developer Center
So w. all said and done, being completely... 1,499 Views / 30 Replies  
So w. all said and done, being completely objective -- do you think you took away in value what you spent to go? *including travel, time away from work, etc.
Posted by Eyenigma, on Jun 25, 2010 at 12:53 AM, in Art & Graphic Design
Come on man, are you serious? You think a company... 20,631 Views / 677 Replies  
Come on man, are you serious? You think a company like CNET (a reputable media company) has ANYTHING to gain my producing a "fake" video. Get a clue.
YouTube - Are you killing your iPhone 4 signal?...
Posted by Eyenigma, on Jun 25, 2010 at 12:27 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
You're right - I haven't actually purchased one... 20,631 Views / 677 Replies  
You're right - I haven't actually purchased one yet. But can you blame me?

To say it doesn't affect performance when the videos CLEARLY show it dropping calls? Perhaps you're not actually...
Posted by Eyenigma, on Jun 24, 2010 at 08:54 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
That's fine, but what if you had to wrap your... 20,631 Views / 677 Replies  
That's fine, but what if you had to wrap your Macbook in a case just to use it. The bumper treats the symptom, but it doesn't cure the problem. I for one hate using a case on any mobile device. And...
Posted by Eyenigma, on Jun 24, 2010 at 08:14 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Now, now... trailing stop for me. I'm cynical,... 20,631 Views / 677 Replies  
Now, now... trailing stop for me. I'm cynical, but not a dummy. When you figure this is the absolute worst (or hyped?) modern product launch ever for Apple, and all the mistakes that were made... And...
Posted by Eyenigma, on Jun 24, 2010 at 08:09 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
YouTube - iPhone 4 Drops Calls when Left Corner... 20,631 Views / 677 Replies  
YouTube - iPhone 4 Drops Calls when Left Corner is Touched (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=03PQyWp0mWE)

This is quite disturbing. Probably the most chilling look at the problem. Apple is sitting...
Posted by Eyenigma, on Jun 24, 2010 at 03:03 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Sorry, duplicate post. 20,631 Views / 677 Replies  
Sorry, duplicate post.
Posted by Eyenigma, on Jun 24, 2010 at 01:44 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
http://en.rian.ru/images/15955/13/159551352.jpg ... 20,631 Views / 677 Replies  
http://en.rian.ru/images/15955/13/159551352.jpg

I have a hard time believing Steve didn't know about this issue... look where he's holding the phone. Seems all too suspect. Not to sound like a...
Posted by Eyenigma, on Jun 24, 2010 at 01:43 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Have one reserved, but may not buy (yet) - can... 20,631 Views / 677 Replies  
Have one reserved, but may not buy (yet) - can anyone comment on this and if it's true?

YouTube - iPhone 4 Reception Issue with Holding the Phone (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-ixIHyEPO5g)

I...
Posted by Eyenigma, on Jun 23, 2010 at 07:07 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Frankly, I'd ditch the blogs all together and... 565 Views / 7 Replies  
Frankly, I'd ditch the blogs all together and target prominent app review sites. You're going to get WAY more bang for the buck at places like:

Revision3 > AppJudgment...
Posted by Eyenigma, on Jun 22, 2010 at 02:17 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Does anyone have any information if the time... 2,450 Views / 37 Replies  
Does anyone have any information if the time capsule debacle of them dying with faulty power supplies has been remedied? Looking for a NAS device, and like the form factor of the TC, but don't want a...
Posted by Eyenigma, on Jun 20, 2010 at 09:25 PM, in Networking
@driven -- agreed completely. Right now, (for me... 2,327 Views / 54 Replies  
@driven -- agreed completely. Right now, (for me anyway) it's a $99 expense I try and justify. Whereas if they really leveraged some of the other things they -could- do with it... It would be a...
Posted by Eyenigma, on Jun 20, 2010 at 08:53 PM, in MacNN Lounge
MobileMe needs a lot more to be continually... 2,327 Views / 54 Replies  
MobileMe needs a lot more to be continually viable. For instance:

• More storage space given alternatives out there like DropBox which are mostly free.

• Offer some online office tools like...
Posted by Eyenigma, on Jun 20, 2010 at 08:45 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Eh, not so fast Maynard. I don't think anyone for... 19,373 Views / 454 Replies  
Eh, not so fast Maynard. I don't think anyone for one second believed Jobs wasn't still at the helm. Sure he wasn't the acting CEO during that hiatus, but my guess is the company had a clear...
Posted by Eyenigma, on Jun 18, 2010 at 02:10 AM, in MacNN Lounge
AAPL as Long Term Risk 19,373 Views / 454 Replies  
Probably sounds like a killjoy to even speculate on this, but is Apple hitting its peak as a stock? No doubt they'll have an amazing next 18 months, but I think I'll be looking to take a majority of...
Posted by Eyenigma, on Jun 17, 2010 at 02:38 AM, in MacNN Lounge
http://web3.twitpic.com/img/116197331-6129c6e83baf... 19,373 Views / 454 Replies  
http://web3.twitpic.com/img/116197331-6129c6e83baf093304f9f3314fd9768a.4c186158-full.png

Good little day for AAPL. En route to $300, mark my words.
Posted by Eyenigma, on Jun 16, 2010 at 01:19 AM, in MacNN Lounge
F1 will never fully be embraced in this country... 2,813 Views / 101 Replies  
F1 will never fully be embraced in this country compared to the likes of roundy-round racing. It's sad to see USF1 disband, but honestly it was a foolhardy attempt to think it could thrive by the...
Posted by Eyenigma, on Jun 16, 2010 at 01:11 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Assuming you're using CS3, CS4 or CS5 you should... 599 Views / 2 Replies  
Assuming you're using CS3, CS4 or CS5 you should consider grouping your layers.
...
Posted by Eyenigma, on Jun 11, 2010 at 01:54 AM, in Applications
Outlook for Mac seems pretty enticing. Here's... 10,998 Views / 104 Replies  
Outlook for Mac seems pretty enticing. Here's hoping Microsoft doesn't make a watered down or half baked version. They're losing ground as a company and FAST. You'd think with the slow shift of more...
Posted by Eyenigma, on Jun 11, 2010 at 01:50 AM, in Applications
Web Inspector 4,300 Views / 94 Replies  
The new web inspector is pretty nice too. Beats firebug for sure.
http://images.apple.com/safari/images/whatsnew_morefeatures_inspector_20100607.jpg
Posted by Eyenigma, on Jun 11, 2010 at 01:47 AM, in Applications
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