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well after today's EFI update, System profiler is... 8,559 Views / 190 Replies  
well after today's EFI update, System profiler is now reporting 3 Gigabit. Looking forward to the benchmarks
Posted by SamGuy, on Jun 22, 2009 at 04:22 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Haha 8,559 Views / 190 Replies  
MacBook Pro EFI Firmware Update 1.7 (http://support.apple.com/downloads/MacBook_Pro_EFI_Firmware_Update_1_7_)

the squeaky wheel gets the grease
Posted by SamGuy, on Jun 22, 2009 at 04:11 PM, in Mac Notebooks
$1.28 For only $0.86 each when QTY 50+... 667 Views / 6 Replies  
$1.28
For only $0.86 each when QTY 50+ purchased - 10FT 350MHz UTP Cat5e RJ45 Network Cable - Black | Cat5e Straight Cable - 10ft...
Posted by SamGuy, on Jun 16, 2009 at 10:35 PM, in Mac Notebooks
or use a cat5e cable. 1000mbps > 800mbps 667 Views / 6 Replies  
or use a cat5e cable.
1000mbps > 800mbps
Posted by SamGuy, on Jun 16, 2009 at 10:32 PM, in Mac Notebooks
they're also comparing the 2009 13" macbook pros... 8,559 Views / 190 Replies  
they're also comparing the 2009 13" macbook pros to the screens of the original unibody macbooks (not the higher-quality screens apple started shipping in unibodies starting in april)
Posted by SamGuy, on Jun 16, 2009 at 10:30 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I've seen a few of the unibodies with keyboard... 8,559 Views / 190 Replies  
I've seen a few of the unibodies with keyboard marked up screens. but the marks always wiped off. Yay glass!

I toss a half sheet of paper towel over my keyboard when transporting anyway. i kept...
Posted by SamGuy, on Jun 16, 2009 at 10:27 PM, in Mac Notebooks
The color is definitely different. So i take... 8,559 Views / 190 Replies  
The color is definitely different. So i take back my negative remarks about the viewing angles until i can compare them when the color profiles (?) are the same. The new LCDs are definitely better...
Posted by SamGuy, on Jun 11, 2009 at 04:28 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Upgrade to 4 when you get snow leopard (even... 8,559 Views / 190 Replies  
Upgrade to 4 when you get snow leopard (even though it should be more efficient). 2 GB is fine for now.

Have you seen how much RAM safari can take up? it's more than any other application i ever...
Posted by SamGuy, on Jun 11, 2009 at 01:13 PM, in Mac Notebooks
(i hope so) 8,559 Views / 190 Replies  
(i hope so)
Posted by SamGuy, on Jun 11, 2009 at 02:17 AM, in Mac Notebooks
A little bit of bad news 8,559 Views / 190 Replies  
I just bought a 2.26 13" MacBook Pro to replace my 2.0 13" MacBook Unibody (that i received May 19th)

First thing i noticed was that the viewing angle was worse on the new one. a black background...
Posted by SamGuy, on Jun 11, 2009 at 12:17 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Poll: I own a white one. because it was the cheapest. ... 5,070 Views / 50 Replies  
I own a white one. because it was the cheapest. bought it the week it was released.
wish i got an iBook.




and you've all seen this, right?
YouTube - Mac Spoof: Performance...
Posted by SamGuy, on Feb 23, 2008 at 06:36 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Poll: In the case of the MacBook (and in dealing with... 5,070 Views / 50 Replies  
In the case of the MacBook (and in dealing with pigments), Black is the presence of all colors.

When dealing with light, black is the lack of all colors.

The More You Know
Posted by SamGuy, on Feb 23, 2008 at 06:34 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Poll: I have my computer cloned to an external HD. can... 2,450 Views / 72 Replies  
I have my computer cloned to an external HD. can I erase and install on my internal HDD then migrate from the external HDD? if i do that, how will that differ from simply upgrading? (save...
Posted by SamGuy, on Oct 22, 2007 at 04:00 PM, in Mac OS X
so lets get this straight. is apple Early or... 10,385 Views / 193 Replies  
so lets get this straight. is apple Early or Late with 8 cores?
Posted by SamGuy, on Apr 4, 2007 at 11:48 AM, in Mac Desktops
24GHz? 10,385 Views / 193 Replies  
24GHz?
Posted by SamGuy, on Apr 4, 2007 at 09:35 AM, in Mac Desktops
I got online right at 7:30 and found this out. ... 10,385 Views / 193 Replies  
I got online right at 7:30 and found this out. Posted it at MacLife Forums.. but couldn't remember my password here. had to reset it.. only to find that you've posted it.
I fail.

Oh well.
...
Posted by SamGuy, on Apr 4, 2007 at 08:49 AM, in Mac Desktops
After using macs as long as i have i find it... 4,196 Views / 38 Replies  
After using macs as long as i have i find it really quite difficult to use windows. I can use windows but i believe that the operating system is the most important factor. (The fact that the PC...
Posted by SamGuy, on Aug 2, 2005 at 12:23 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Poll: for those who didn't get the iLife 05 DVD: What... 7,121 Views / 20 Replies  
for those who didn't get the iLife 05 DVD:
What model did you order? (1.25 or 1.42)
Might there be any other difference? (such as Apple may finally be shipping 4200RPM 40GB HDs instead of the...
Posted by SamGuy, on Mar 18, 2005 at 06:12 PM, in Mac Desktops
 
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