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Completely agree with ElectroTech. Google has... 69 Views / 2 Replies  
Completely agree with ElectroTech. Google has some good products but it now feels like you're selling your soul to the devil when you use any of them.
Posted by noibs, on Jun 26, 2014 at 09:31 AM, in Tech News
I can smell Microsoft's desperation deep in the... 555 Views / 12 Replies  
I can smell Microsoft's desperation deep in the Rocky Mountain.
Posted by noibs, on Jun 23, 2014 at 08:02 PM, in Tech News
For anyone who might be interested in these... 73 Views / 1 Replies  
For anyone who might be interested in these seemingly great prices, do a web search for these drives and restrict your search to the past several months and then focus on the forums at MacRumors.com....
Posted by noibs, on May 29, 2014 at 09:32 AM, in Mac News
It is a bug. On other websites there is more... 503 Views / 7 Replies  
It is a bug. On other websites there is more information about the ultimate source of the bug. Specifically it relates to incorrect permissions assigned to the Users folder by the update.
Posted by noibs, on May 16, 2014 at 02:51 PM, in Mac News
Samdung has also changed the job title to "Vice... 71 Views / 1 Replies  
Samdung has also changed the job title to "Vice President in Charge of Blatant Copying."
Posted by noibs, on May 8, 2014 at 10:15 AM, in Tech News
This story was posted about 8AM eastern time this... 78 Views / 1 Replies  
This story was posted about 8AM eastern time this morning. It's now almost 2PM eastern time. This is the only comment. Is Blackberry done or what? Nobody cares. It still remember the jokes the folks...
Posted by noibs, on Mar 5, 2014 at 01:47 PM, in Tech News
Have a mid-2011 MacBook Air and third gen Apple... 191 Views / 7 Replies  
Have a mid-2011 MacBook Air and third gen Apple TV. Just tried Airplay extended display after reading this. Everything fine. Not saying that some don't have a problem, but I DON'T have that issue.
Posted by noibs, on Feb 28, 2014 at 08:08 AM, in Mac News
Have a mid-2011 MacBook Air and third gen Apple... 191 Views / 7 Replies  
Have a mid-2011 MacBook Air and third gen Apple TV. Just tried Airplay extended display after reading this. Everything fine. Not saying that some don't have a problem, but I have that issue.
Posted by noibs, on Feb 28, 2014 at 08:08 AM, in Mac News
Uhhh...this is business we're talking about. If... 795 Views / 8 Replies  
Uhhh...this is business we're talking about. If Ubuntu wants to play with the big boys (and girls), it needs to put on its big boy pants, shut up, and compete.
Posted by noibs, on Feb 20, 2014 at 12:57 PM, in Tech News
There's more... 690 Views / 8 Replies  
And the number of tracking cookies that are installed from visiting CNet are crazy high.

It's a slimy place.
Posted by noibs, on Oct 29, 2013 at 05:10 PM, in Applications
Yeah...Apple should adopt policies that benefit... 174 Views / 5 Replies  
Yeah...Apple should adopt policies that benefit IT to the detriment of regular users...NOT. This is Apple's way of making the point that it isn't Microsoft. Way to go Apple!
Posted by noibs, on Oct 22, 2013 at 02:12 PM, in Tech News
Yeah...makes sense. It's because Dell has done... 154 Views / 1 Replies  
Yeah...makes sense. It's because Dell has done so well in the tablet market. After reading this, I would think most of the shareholders who were forced to sell their shares back to Dell are pretty...
Posted by noibs, on Sep 13, 2013 at 01:39 PM, in Tech News
Hard to think of a more obnoxious "feature" than... 803 Views / 8 Replies  
Hard to think of a more obnoxious "feature" than this. Can't wait to hear from family and friends to who install Mavericks and want to know how to turn this off.
Posted by noibs, on Sep 5, 2013 at 08:49 AM, in Mac News
Seriously...so what has been suggested 1,849 Views / 23 Replies  
Everything written above is very good advice and do your backup ASAP.

There is nothing like a good SSD (see those sold by Other World Computing; Performance Upgrades; FireWire USB SATA Storage;...
Posted by noibs, on Aug 30, 2013 at 01:34 PM, in Mac Desktops
ASCAP can gth. 728 Views / 8 Replies  
ASCAP can gth.
Posted by noibs, on Jul 29, 2013 at 10:08 PM, in Tech News
Microsoft...I don't know whether to hate them or... 388 Views / 8 Replies  
Microsoft...I don't know whether to hate them or pity them. Perhaps the latter because of their CEO.
Posted by noibs, on Jun 15, 2013 at 10:12 AM, in Mac News
...yawn.... 388 Views / 8 Replies  
...yawn....
Posted by noibs, on Jun 14, 2013 at 09:55 AM, in Mac News
Support Apple 986 Views / 7 Replies  
As an iPhone 5 owner who relies on user ratings when I purchase or download apps, I **COMPLETELY** support Apple regarding this issue. AppGratis is slime. Period. Hopefully, they will have luck...
Posted by noibs, on Apr 19, 2013 at 09:46 AM, in Mac News
Ha...Ha...Ha...Ha... 1,090 Views / 9 Replies  
No please...can't stop laughing...ha ha ha ha...it hurts but I can't stop...ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha....best joke I've heard in long time.
Posted by noibs, on Feb 25, 2013 at 09:32 PM, in Tech News
Need better news reporting 957 Views / 10 Replies  
To echo some of the comments above, computer users, especially more novice users, need better and more precise news reporting. Disabling Java in a Web browser is completely different than completely...
Posted by noibs, on Jan 31, 2013 at 02:52 PM, in Tech News
Not that I know of... 1,131 Views / 13 Replies  
I tried turning on iCloud docs when it was new and I immediately turned it off because of this issue. I've never used it again. At the time, I didn't think there was a work around.

In my...
Posted by noibs, on Jan 25, 2013 at 03:03 PM, in Mac OS X
What goes around comes around. It's time for the... 265 Views / 10 Replies  
What goes around comes around. It's time for the copycat to pay the price.
Posted by noibs, on Nov 7, 2012 at 12:07 PM, in Tech News
It's too bad for Apple that Android sales are... 44 Views / 1 Replies  
It's too bad for Apple that Android sales are overwhelming...except when they aren't. So much for all the Android cheer leaders.
Posted by noibs, on Oct 24, 2012 at 07:50 AM, in Tech News
This was published all over the Web on Sept 12,... 211 Views / 11 Replies  
This was published all over the Web on Sept 12, 2012:
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An analysis of traffic from tablet computers to more than 1,200 websites found that 98.1 per cent of the traffic came...
Posted by noibs, on Oct 3, 2012 at 04:18 AM, in Tech News
Obviously not a really big deal but this just... 216 Views / 6 Replies  
Obviously not a really big deal but this just another of the MANY small details that Apple is not getting right any more. Glitches, frustrations, workarounds, etc. Is anyone at Apple sweating all...
Posted by noibs, on Oct 1, 2012 at 04:08 AM, in Tech News
"Apple estimates that about 0.17 percent of... 520 Views / 6 Replies  
"Apple estimates that about 0.17 percent of iCloud users can't reach Mail."

That's what it says on Apple's Web pages; however, in the discussion threads at Apple, users are reporting Mail is down...
Posted by noibs, on Sep 11, 2012 at 08:46 AM, in Mac News
Let's also not forget how much time each hour is... 241 Views / 7 Replies  
Let's also not forget how much time each hour is not devoted to the real advertisements.

In the 1960's 5 minutes or less per hour was devoted to commercials. Now there are slightly less than 3...
Posted by noibs, on Sep 9, 2012 at 11:47 AM, in Tech News
You know this story is true, regardless of what... 332 Views / 16 Replies  
You know this story is true, regardless of what AT&T says. What's now needed is for someone to go into an AT&T store looking for an iPhone and to record the resulting conversation.
Posted by noibs, on Aug 1, 2012 at 01:03 PM, in Tech News
I couldn't agree more with the above. It takes... 2,959 Views / 50 Replies  
I couldn't agree more with the above. It takes so much more effort and concentration to avoid these things. It would be relatively easy for Apple to allow a preference to opt out--but they...
Posted by noibs, on May 22, 2012 at 04:15 PM, in Mac OS X
 
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