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Boycott Disney properties. They have no respect... 106 Views / 3 Replies  
Boycott Disney properties. They have no respect for copyright licensees. They have a history of backstabbing people by withdrawing titles from the iTunes Movie store as well preventing you from...
Posted by aristotles, on Oct 4, 2014 at 03:31 PM, in Tech News
So 60 bucks is considered a deal now in the US?... 164 Views / 5 Replies  
So 60 bucks is considered a deal now in the US? When I was on Wind, I had unlimited everything across both Canada and the US for 40 bucks and that included tethering. The only problem was the super...
Posted by aristotles, on Aug 22, 2014 at 04:03 PM, in Tech News
Steven Elop is probably one of the most hated... 104 Views / 2 Replies  
Steven Elop is probably one of the most hated people by Finns. He destroyed a once successful company. Sure, they should have changed direction earlier and had problems with pride and stubbornness...
Posted by aristotles, on Jul 17, 2014 at 11:09 AM, in Tech News
Diversity for the sake of diversity leads to... 157 Views / 2 Replies  
Diversity for the sake of diversity leads to mediocrity. If you want to be part of the workforce, make sure you have the right skills.
Posted by aristotles, on Jul 10, 2014 at 12:54 AM, in Mac News
Ok, so Amazon gets to continue with their... 702 Views / 9 Replies  
Ok, so Amazon gets to continue with their predatory pricing and other anti-competitive practices while Apple is punished for supposedly "price fixing" when the agency model placed pricing in the...
Posted by aristotles, on Jun 17, 2014 at 02:09 AM, in Tech News
I will never buy another pair of Beats with a... 80 Views / 1 Replies  
I will never buy another pair of Beats with a plastic headband. They will snap on you. Apple, we want some quality. Give us metal throughout the product line.

I had to settle for the executive...
Posted by aristotles, on May 29, 2014 at 11:37 AM, in Tech News
All of this "carbon footprint" and "carbon... 817 Views / 9 Replies  
All of this "carbon footprint" and "carbon credits" is all about bunch of nonsense. If you want to help the environment, plant a tree. Do not buy "carbon credits". If you can, try using transit to...
Posted by aristotles, on May 22, 2014 at 11:57 AM, in Mac News
Don't care. Mozilla is dead to me after what they... 221 Views / 5 Replies  
Don't care. Mozilla is dead to me after what they did to a founder for a "thought crime" in this politically correct obsessed fascist dystopia we live in.
Posted by aristotles, on Apr 29, 2014 at 11:51 AM, in Tech News
So Spheric Harlot would you then agree that if... 439 Views / 6 Replies  
So Spheric Harlot would you then agree that if someone is against the agenda of gay rights activists that does not necessarily mean that person hates gay people? Because gay rights activists are...
Posted by aristotles, on Apr 13, 2014 at 11:58 PM, in Mac News
How does he feel about the treatment of Brendan... 439 Views / 6 Replies  
How does he feel about the treatment of Brendan Eich? How does he feel about those who are trying to go after Condoleezza Rice?
Posted by aristotles, on Apr 13, 2014 at 12:38 AM, in Mac News
Why don't people post here anymore? I suggest... 715 Views / 13 Replies  
Why don't people post here anymore? I suggest asking various people via personal messages. It is a dangerous topic to discuss in public.

I will say this, the nature of the forums are a reflection...
Posted by aristotles, on Apr 7, 2014 at 12:55 AM, in Feedback
Lovely. My comment got erased. But ironically I... 1,826 Views / 40 Replies  
Lovely. My comment got erased. But ironically I see many extremely hateful and even threatening comments by other members representing an opposing viewpoint remain. Interesting. Thank you for helping...
Posted by aristotles, on Apr 7, 2014 at 12:44 AM, in Tech News
chas_m, how would you feel if I said that I found... 1,203 Views / 13 Replies  
chas_m, how would you feel if I said that I found your views offensive? Sorry but I don't think his personal donations are anyone else's business and I don't think what he donated to back in 2008...
Posted by aristotles, on Apr 4, 2014 at 04:09 AM, in Tech News
Who started this witch hunt? Who looked into his... 1,203 Views / 13 Replies  
Who started this witch hunt? Who looked into his personal history? Shouldn't someone investigate them?

So are you activists going to boycott Javascript now too? He invented Javascript.
See:...
Posted by aristotles, on Apr 4, 2014 at 02:15 AM, in Tech News
Freedom of speech is dead in America. This man... 1,203 Views / 13 Replies  
Freedom of speech is dead in America. This man did nothing wrong. He was exercising his freedom of speech (political speech) as a private citizen using his own money. Tim Cook, however, has used his...
Posted by aristotles, on Apr 3, 2014 at 11:14 PM, in Tech News
Coffee time, you do realize that you can sign up... 130 Views / 3 Replies  
Coffee time, you do realize that you can sign up for a 30 day trial through Microsoft? Your subscription includes the latest Office Professional for Windows and Mac? The sub allows for up to 5...
Posted by aristotles, on Mar 29, 2014 at 03:13 PM, in Mac News
Pig must be flying because I'm here arguing that... 1,236 Views / 15 Replies  
Pig must be flying because I'm here arguing that Microsoft has a decent deal here for anyone that actually "needs" office. If you don't "need" office then don't download it but 99 bucks for up to 5...
Posted by aristotles, on Mar 28, 2014 at 12:16 AM, in Tech News
Uh, you guys realize that 99 dollars each year... 121 Views / 4 Replies  
Uh, you guys realize that 99 dollars each year covers access to not only the iPad but also Office on up to 5 windows PCs or Macs? They also are coming out with a cheaper individual play for one mac...
Posted by aristotles, on Mar 28, 2014 at 12:11 AM, in Mac News
Not this gay gene thing again? I am sorry if this... 527 Views / 58 Replies  
Not this gay gene thing again? I am sorry if this offends anyone but the current science does not support that hypothesis. Ironically, some avid supporters of the gay gene idea have shouted down...
Posted by aristotles, on Mar 25, 2014 at 03:15 AM, in Political/War Lounge
Is Cook the Iraqi Information minister in... 1,040 Views / 14 Replies  
Is Cook the Iraqi Information minister in disguise? There are no American tanks inside of Baghdad. That tank rolling past behind me is an illusion. There are no American troops inside of Iraq.
Posted by aristotles, on Mar 18, 2014 at 10:44 PM, in Mac News
Consider that the US now relies on Russia to get... 1,474 Views / 111 Replies  
Consider that the US now relies on Russia to get their astronauts into Space.
Posted by aristotles, on Mar 10, 2014 at 01:53 AM, in Political/War Lounge
Can the citizens of Wisconsin launch a class... 820 Views / 6 Replies  
Can the citizens of Wisconsin launch a class action lawsuit for abusing taxpayer funds on stuff like this? Defund University of Wisconsin.
Posted by aristotles, on Feb 3, 2014 at 10:58 PM, in Tech News
They want apple to pay for price fixing when the... 414 Views / 5 Replies  
They want apple to pay for price fixing when the Agency model meant that they had no control over the prices? What?
Posted by aristotles, on Feb 2, 2014 at 02:16 AM, in Mac News
Samsung out their own camera? Is there no loyalty... 99 Views / 3 Replies  
Samsung out their own camera? Is there no loyalty anymore?
Posted by aristotles, on Jan 3, 2014 at 04:03 PM, in Tech News
Great, an app for glassholes on iOS. 108 Views / 2 Replies  
Great, an app for glassholes on iOS.
Posted by aristotles, on Dec 20, 2013 at 11:24 AM, in Tech News
Speaking as an EU citizen. Stop wasting time and... 1,069 Views / 21 Replies  
Speaking as an EU citizen. Stop wasting time and money with this crap.
Posted by aristotles, on Dec 20, 2013 at 11:22 AM, in Tech News
Happy holidays are what I take during the summer.... 908 Views / 10 Replies  
Happy holidays are what I take during the summer. Merry Christmas everyone. If you are not a christian, why do you bother celebrating Christmas? St. Nicholas was a real person. He helped the poor by...
Posted by aristotles, on Dec 17, 2013 at 11:26 AM, in Mac News
I picked a Vuscape case last week. I love it and... 116 Views / 1 Replies  
I picked a Vuscape case last week. I love it and fits nicely in my coat pocket.
Posted by aristotles, on Nov 25, 2013 at 11:47 PM, in Mac News
Are you referring to the bias of the... 624 Views / 7 Replies  
Are you referring to the bias of the accelerometer causing issues with the level app? Apple neglected to have the factory calibrate the phones properly to give them the correct zero point on all...
Posted by aristotles, on Oct 20, 2013 at 01:21 PM, in Tech News
The main designer of Konfabulator worked at Apple... 341 Views / 7 Replies  
The main designer of Konfabulator worked at Apple on the Copland project see: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Copland_%28operating_system%29 which featured widgets and themes. Not only did he steal the...
Posted by aristotles, on Oct 17, 2013 at 06:56 PM, in Tech News
Inkling, are you jealous because you cannot get... 177 Views / 5 Replies  
Inkling, are you jealous because you cannot get one?
Posted by aristotles, on Oct 14, 2013 at 03:47 PM, in Tech News
Crazy. Those AT&T plans are now more expensive... 165 Views / 4 Replies  
Crazy. Those AT&T plans are now more expensive than Canadian plans.

I have plan with 6GB of sharable data, Unlimited nationwide minutes, Unlimited nationwide text, picture, and video messages,...
Posted by aristotles, on Oct 12, 2013 at 03:22 PM, in Tech News
Good luck with that. There is an old saying, "you... 171 Views / 1 Replies  
Good luck with that. There is an old saying, "you can't fight city hall". Even if you win, the government can find other ways to punish you.

Apple's best bet is to support the Republican candidate...
Posted by aristotles, on Oct 5, 2013 at 12:25 PM, in Tech News
Which finger print? Remember that the sensor... 2,919 Views / 9 Replies  
Which finger print? Remember that the sensor originally captures and stores a hash or the finger print and that the glass covering the sensor will not necessarily have a clear finger print present on...
Posted by aristotles, on Oct 4, 2013 at 01:08 PM, in Tech News
The anonymous party must be Samsung. This patent... 156 Views / 2 Replies  
The anonymous party must be Samsung. This patent sounds like Data detectors which are part of OS X as well as iOS.
Posted by aristotles, on Oct 2, 2013 at 12:41 PM, in Tech News
revco, cool story. Have fun customizing because... 1,002 Views / 10 Replies  
revco, cool story. Have fun customizing because everyone else will be actually "using" their iPads to surf the web, read and write email, write documents and run games/apps that are not available on...
Posted by aristotles, on Sep 29, 2013 at 11:07 PM, in Tech News
When will amateur hour be over? 166 Views / 1 Replies  
When will amateur hour be over?
Posted by aristotles, on Sep 24, 2013 at 11:36 AM, in Tech News
I think you are referring to the rumours about... 347 Views / 5 Replies  
I think you are referring to the rumours about ECHELON and Carnivore at the time. Relatively little was known about those programs and how they operated at the time. Since that time, the science of...
Posted by aristotles, on Sep 16, 2013 at 01:24 AM, in Political/War Lounge
Bourne Identity - a CIA project? 347 Views / 5 Replies  
Having seen the recent revelations concerning the NSA and their "PRISM" project, it got me thinking about the Bourne Identity series of books and movies.

Was that series of books put out by the...
Posted by aristotles, on Sep 15, 2013 at 02:06 AM, in Political/War Lounge
The non-believers often confuse the meaning of... 5,070 Views / 457 Replies  
The non-believers often confuse the meaning of verses. For example, judge not lest ye be judged is often confusing for atheists. If you read it in context, Jesus is saying that if we are to judge, we...
Posted by aristotles, on Sep 15, 2013 at 01:36 AM, in Political/War Lounge
Do you have any understanding of how christianity... 522 Views / 25 Replies  
Do you have any understanding of how christianity works? How do any of us know what is in Putin's heart? If you are a christian and you are judging people you don't know based on their past sins then...
Posted by aristotles, on Sep 15, 2013 at 01:16 AM, in Political/War Lounge
VirnetX sounds like either a virus or an... 154 Views / 1 Replies  
VirnetX sounds like either a virus or an antivirus company.
Posted by aristotles, on Sep 2, 2013 at 05:06 PM, in Mac News
vassic, DoCoMo's business model is stuck in the... 171 Views / 2 Replies  
vassic, DoCoMo's business model is stuck in the 90's and early 00's. Rogers in Canada had the same model prior to the iPhone, Verizon in the US was the same as was Sprint. In fact, sprint was one of...
Posted by aristotles, on Aug 26, 2013 at 12:44 PM, in Tech News
To the starter of this thread, do you like the... 2,813 Views / 233 Replies  
To the starter of this thread, do you like the university system? Brought to you by the Catholic church. Do you like all of the literary works from ancient greece and rome? Preserved by catholic...
Posted by aristotles, on Aug 20, 2013 at 04:21 AM, in Political/War Lounge
JackWebb, you should look up the meaning of... 249 Views / 4 Replies  
JackWebb, you should look up the meaning of biopic. It is a dramatization of the life of someone famous. It does not have to be entirely accurate or cover the lives of people surrounding that figure...
Posted by aristotles, on Aug 17, 2013 at 04:52 PM, in Tech News
Will Apple be offering downgrade rights for the... 917 Views / 11 Replies  
Will Apple be offering downgrade rights for the 5S to iOS 6.x?
Posted by aristotles, on Aug 16, 2013 at 11:49 AM, in Tech News
Some of us are registered developers so we have... 965 Views / 9 Replies  
Some of us are registered developers so we have actually tried it already. It's nice to see people praise an OS before it's even released and without even having used it themselves.
:rolleyes:
The...
Posted by aristotles, on Aug 15, 2013 at 10:37 PM, in Mac News
Is anyone working on a Jailbreak to install iOS 6... 965 Views / 9 Replies  
Is anyone working on a Jailbreak to install iOS 6 onto the new iPhone 5s? I would consider the 5S if I could get iOS 6 on it.
Posted by aristotles, on Aug 15, 2013 at 01:03 PM, in Mac News
I am not going to update and I probably will not... 965 Views / 9 Replies  
I am not going to update and I probably will not get an iPhone 5s.

Apple Board members, fire Cook and Ive. Bring back Forstall and/or Avie.
Posted by aristotles, on Aug 15, 2013 at 01:02 PM, in Mac News
The Judge is 67? Retirement age is 65. Time to... 166 Views / 4 Replies  
The Judge is 67? Retirement age is 65. Time to retire judge.
Posted by aristotles, on Aug 10, 2013 at 12:48 PM, in Tech News
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