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iphone 5 data-leak problem... has it been resolved? 1,198 Views / 0 Replies  
I normally leave LTE turned off because of the old data-leak issue, but recently I turned it back on, thinking, by now, that old data leak issue must have been resolved. Then, this morning I was...
Posted by gonk, on May 25, 2013 at 11:13 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
OK, thanks. 3,035 Views / 43 Replies  
OK, thanks.
Posted by gonk, on Jul 20, 2009 at 09:10 PM, in Mac OS X
I didn't go to the web site and I'm not planning... 3,035 Views / 43 Replies  
I didn't go to the web site and I'm not planning on doing so. The person who did go said she got some kind of warning, and so she didn't go any further. But then, her address book got messed up...
Posted by gonk, on Jul 20, 2009 at 08:47 PM, in Mac OS X
I'm pretty sure he was talking about windows... 3,035 Views / 43 Replies  
I'm pretty sure he was talking about windows virus protection software at that point. At least, that's how I read it.
Posted by gonk, on Jul 20, 2009 at 07:36 PM, in Mac OS X
"It's nasty but manageable with any REAL... 3,035 Views / 43 Replies  
"It's nasty but manageable with any REAL antivirus package, especially the pay packages such as Norton or McAfee."


Ok, thanks a lot for you help. Is Ad-aware a program you'd put in this...
Posted by gonk, on Jul 20, 2009 at 06:27 PM, in Mac OS X
Except, as I read the URL (and I am NOT claiming... 3,035 Views / 43 Replies  
Except, as I read the URL (and I am NOT claiming to be an expert on URLs), it is making a request to run the exe on the server, not on the user's computer. Of course, I don't know what is going to...
Posted by gonk, on Jul 20, 2009 at 06:06 PM, in Mac OS X
@ghporter Okay, check your PM. And the... 3,035 Views / 43 Replies  
@ghporter

Okay, check your PM.

And the OS they are running is 10.5.
Posted by gonk, on Jul 20, 2009 at 04:18 PM, in Mac OS X
No, first she said that new addresses were added... 3,035 Views / 43 Replies  
No, first she said that new addresses were added to her address book. Then those addresses (and mine) disappeared from her address book. Also, now, when she attempts to type my address into the...
Posted by gonk, on Jul 20, 2009 at 01:56 PM, in Mac OS X
Are you joking? Why would you do that? In any... 3,035 Views / 43 Replies  
Are you joking? Why would you do that? In any event, I did not post the full URL. If you just go to the domain, I don't know what will happen. Still, you shouldn't do it! The one person I know...
Posted by gonk, on Jul 20, 2009 at 12:48 PM, in Mac OS X
Virus for Macs? 3,035 Views / 43 Replies  
Someone got into my yahoo account last night and sent a virus to everyone in my address book. It definitely infects macs. The virus is an email with no subject, and the link that people are...
Posted by gonk, on Jul 20, 2009 at 10:39 AM, in Mac OS X
iPhone design flaw? Or am I just missing something? 659 Views / 6 Replies  
Occasionally, when I turn on my iphone, it refuses to operate until it has been plugged into itunes. What if I'm no where near my computer and I need to use my phone? Is there some way around this?...
Posted by gonk, on Jan 30, 2009 at 03:53 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
I have a really old mac (a blue&white g3)... 384 Views / 7 Replies  
I have a really old mac (a blue&white g3) somewhere... I didn't know you could do whatever that is you are describing. How do you do that? Do you need a special cable? I'll try googling that....
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Posted by gonk, on Dec 3, 2008 at 08:05 PM, in Mac Notebooks
MBP died... think it's the nvidia thing... Do I need to take out the HD? 384 Views / 7 Replies  
I have an appointment with an apple genius tomorrow to take care of my recently deceased Macbook Pro (the 3rd version, with the nvidia 8600 in it... I'm hoping it's just the graphics chip, so I can...
Posted by gonk, on Dec 3, 2008 at 07:12 PM, in Mac Notebooks
confusing requirements for iTV 640 Views / 7 Replies  
One of the requirements says that a widescreen TV is required, but then it also has component outputs, which will certainly plug into an SDTV (such as mine.) So will it work on an SDTV with...
Posted by gonk, on Mar 21, 2007 at 05:22 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
I haven't done it in a long time, so I don't... 752 Views / 2 Replies  
I haven't done it in a long time, so I don't remember the details, but it's very easy in itunes to convert unprotected songs to mp3 format, which greatly reduces their size. I don't know if that...
Posted by gonk, on Jan 12, 2007 at 01:18 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
Does any one know if the iPhone will be able to... 952 Views / 22 Replies  
Does any one know if the iPhone will be able to play the games that are available for ipod? Since it claims to be an iPod, it should be able to play games, right? Not like that's a big issue. But,...
Posted by gonk, on Jan 12, 2007 at 01:14 PM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
iPhone questions 952 Views / 22 Replies  
First off, let me say kudos to everyone at apple that was able to keep this revolutionary device a total secret for 2 years! That's probably the biggest accomplishment! (Well, okay, not really, but...
Posted by gonk, on Jan 10, 2007 at 10:51 AM, in iPhone, iPad & iPod
 
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