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I vote Pismo. Sell that TiBook for 800 or so,... 649 Views / 20 Replies  
I vote Pismo. Sell that TiBook for 800 or so, which is what I think they go for (how the heck are you scoring such great deals anyway?). Use the money to upgrade your Pismo to a 1Ghz G3. Far faster...
Posted by zos, on May 20, 2004 at 01:41 AM, in Mac Notebooks
That's an amazing deal, the 500mhz Pismo still... 512 Views / 12 Replies  
That's an amazing deal, the 500mhz Pismo still sells for twice that at least. Just watch out for hardware failures. I just had to buy mine a new sound/AC board, but I still love it.
Posted by zos, on May 2, 2004 at 12:04 AM, in Mac Notebooks
Yes, I've always been wondering whether or not... 601 Views / 7 Replies  
Yes, I've always been wondering whether or not the upgrade manufacturers that currently make Pismo upgrades will switch up to faster G3's. I haven't upgraded yet, but have considered it. I think 1gig...
Posted by zos, on Feb 21, 2004 at 01:05 PM, in Mac Notebooks
They're definitely not compatible. As far as... 513 Views / 8 Replies  
They're definitely not compatible.

As far as the looks of the yoyo, I liked it too. Actually it turned quite a few heads and PC people made comments about how they wished their adapters were as...
Posted by zos, on Nov 26, 2003 at 04:44 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Have you tried unplugging all peripherals before... 315 Views / 3 Replies  
Have you tried unplugging all peripherals before booting? If that doesn't work, try removing the optical drive bay, then move on to the battery while plugged in.

The message you're seeing means...
Posted by zos, on Nov 16, 2003 at 10:51 PM, in Mac Notebooks
What an oversight that this isn't doable via... 648 Views / 7 Replies  
What an oversight that this isn't doable via right-clicking the trash icon. I'm hoping that someone creates a hack to do it that way.
Posted by zos, on Oct 30, 2003 at 01:24 AM, in Mac OS X
Re: I hear httpmail doesn't work 50,448 Views / 279 Replies  
httpmail was finally updated the other day for Panther compatibility and seems to work fine. There's another bundle for reporting to SpamCop that was updated even quicker.
Posted by zos, on Oct 27, 2003 at 04:21 PM, in Mac OS X
Heck, it's just as fast on my 500mhz G3 Pismo,... 5,158 Views / 62 Replies  
Heck, it's just as fast on my 500mhz G3 Pismo, albeit it's not quite as smooth. So everybody should rejoice.

As much as I'd love the power of a dual G5, I will never again be forced to sit in a...
Posted by zos, on Oct 24, 2003 at 05:29 PM, in Mac OS X
Don't worry, It works like a charm! 50,448 Views / 279 Replies  
Don't worry, It works like a charm!
Posted by zos, on Oct 19, 2003 at 03:06 PM, in Mac OS X
Here's another: MyTV/x drivers, The... 50,448 Views / 279 Replies  
Here's another:


MyTV/x drivers, The newest releases at least. A couple bounces and no loading.


No problems with Ghost recon, at least with the newest updates, 1.0.2 and 1.0.3.
Posted by zos, on Oct 14, 2003 at 09:15 PM, in Mac OS X
Mail bundles such as httpmail and the one to send... 50,448 Views / 279 Replies  
Mail bundles such as httpmail and the one to send spam to SpamCop no longer function (probably the things I most want updated right now).
SAFT, a full screen safari plug-in that used something...
Posted by zos, on Oct 14, 2003 at 01:58 PM, in Mac OS X
Maybe you should get in touch with this guy... 1,608 Views / 36 Replies  
Maybe you should get in touch with this guy (http://forums.macnn.com/showthread.php?s=&threadid=181760) and see how he got such miraculous results with customer relations.
Posted by zos, on Oct 11, 2003 at 02:30 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Huh? Reading the subject I thought you would be... 821 Views / 8 Replies  
Huh? Reading the subject I thought you would be reporting some of the problems that other 15-inch Albook owners have.

I thought it takes 7 dead pixels or 5 bright (always on) to be replaced, you...
Posted by zos, on Oct 11, 2003 at 02:22 PM, in Mac Notebooks
10.2.6 is my OS. I get a lot of spinning cursors,... 913 Views / 26 Replies  
10.2.6 is my OS. I get a lot of spinning cursors, but otherwise it's fast enough and very stable. I'm really looking forward to Panther now...
Posted by zos, on Jul 30, 2003 at 12:44 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Let me know if you find this. It sounds... 969 Views / 11 Replies  
Let me know if you find this. It sounds interesting.
Posted by zos, on Jul 17, 2003 at 02:11 PM, in GUI Customization
I'm wondering the same thing. I couldn't continue... 25,980 Views / 522 Replies  
I'm wondering the same thing. I couldn't continue to use it.
Posted by zos, on Jul 14, 2003 at 07:36 PM, in GUI Customization
There's another informative thread... 4,669 Views / 81 Replies  
There's another informative thread...
Posted by zos, on Jun 29, 2003 at 06:46 PM, in Mac Notebooks
You took took the words right out of my mouth! I... 4,669 Views / 81 Replies  
You took took the words right out of my mouth! I was wondering about iChat A/V and whether or not it allows for video?

Any new revelations? Has anyone's computer blown up?
Posted by zos, on Jun 25, 2003 at 07:16 PM, in Mac Notebooks
That and the more than plentiful amount of sites... 653 Views / 13 Replies  
That and the more than plentiful amount of sites that are only functional with IE. I'm not much of a web developer so I don't know what exactly it is about the pages, but I constantly find them.
...
Posted by zos, on Jun 17, 2003 at 12:46 AM, in GUI Customization
I've personally seen a supposed install of... 562 Views / 12 Replies  
I've personally seen a supposed install of AquaFix fail to work. I no longer trust Aquafix. When it happened to me it went through all of the scripting messages in single user and then still failed...
Posted by zos, on Jun 16, 2003 at 02:10 PM, in GUI Customization
Haha! Now I see that you had good reason to... 798 Views / 10 Replies  
Haha! Now I see that you had good reason to release this. Thanks for the details.
Posted by zos, on Jun 16, 2003 at 01:55 PM, in GUI Customization
Glad to hear that you finally got your upgrade!... 4,669 Views / 81 Replies  
Glad to hear that you finally got your upgrade! I'm less concerned with tests than I am with real world usage. I wanna hear how perceived performance has changed. I hadn't really heard my Pismo fan...
Posted by zos, on Jun 16, 2003 at 12:02 AM, in Mac Notebooks
That globe is OmniWeb's icon. 2,028,435 Views / 14,714 Replies  
That globe is OmniWeb's icon.
Posted by zos, on Jun 15, 2003 at 08:33 PM, in GUI Customization
I saw this program today on Versiontracker I... 798 Views / 10 Replies  
I saw this program today on Versiontracker I believe. My first thought about it was "cool, but WHY?" I see my login panel about .1% of my total computing time, the rest is spent using my computer and...
Posted by zos, on Jun 15, 2003 at 11:10 AM, in GUI Customization
There's more news here... 484 Views / 5 Replies  
There's more news here (http://www.insidemacgames.com/news/story.php?ArticleID=7615).
Posted by zos, on Jun 9, 2003 at 03:48 PM, in Gaming
Any updates? C'mon, I'm sure more people have... 4,669 Views / 81 Replies  
Any updates? C'mon, I'm sure more people have gotten this upgrade since the last round of posts.

How's it working out for those that have had a bit more time to play with it?
Posted by zos, on Jun 9, 2003 at 03:18 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Wow! After watching the E3 presentation I'm still... 2,716 Views / 57 Replies  
Wow! After watching the E3 presentation I'm still picking up my jaw from the floor. I can totally see how someone could buy a gaming PC for this title.

Whether or not Meggs is a good programmer,...
Posted by zos, on Jun 9, 2003 at 12:10 PM, in Gaming
Definitely try this out if you ever liked the... 1,004 Views / 26 Replies  
Definitely try this out if you ever liked the game. The word of an update got me to download it and try it again, for the first time since 1998. They really brought this game up to date. Check...
Posted by zos, on Jun 9, 2003 at 01:45 AM, in Gaming
Add me to the list of people who have been burned... 984 Views / 15 Replies  
Add me to the list of people who have been burned by this theme. I haven't tried the most recent one from the other day, but I don't plan on trying it either. This theme, while beautiful and cool, is...
Posted by zos, on Jun 6, 2003 at 10:19 PM, in GUI Customization
Yeah, pictures would be nice if you wouldn't mind... 4,669 Views / 81 Replies  
Yeah, pictures would be nice if you wouldn't mind opening her back up again. I'm getting really excited about this upgrade!
Posted by zos, on Jun 4, 2003 at 01:19 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Have you tried any games with the upgrade? We're... 4,669 Views / 81 Replies  
Have you tried any games with the upgrade? We're always limited by the video, but we can still play plenty of games.

The spinning beachball of death, how often do you see it now in comparison?...
Posted by zos, on May 29, 2003 at 03:17 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Any more real world usage comments? I'd really... 4,669 Views / 81 Replies  
Any more real world usage comments? I'd really love to get this when I have the dough.
Posted by zos, on May 27, 2003 at 10:46 PM, in Mac Notebooks
What do you mean they'll screw you? Elaborate or... 4,669 Views / 81 Replies  
What do you mean they'll screw you? Elaborate or give examples.
Posted by zos, on May 22, 2003 at 03:26 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I think 900mhz would make me notice the 8mb video... 4,669 Views / 81 Replies  
I think 900mhz would make me notice the 8mb video far less. Besides, unless you're rendering 3d or trying to play the newest games I don't think many would find a problem at all with the 8mb, I'm a...
Posted by zos, on May 19, 2003 at 12:37 PM, in Mac Notebooks
OK, seemed to have fixed it here. I did two... 315 Views / 5 Replies  
OK, seemed to have fixed it here. I did two things, the first was I trashed Audio Hijack, which I wasn't using anyway. The second was I simply opened up the sound control panel and put the balance...
Posted by zos, on May 7, 2003 at 06:50 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I have this same issue showing up, on the same... 315 Views / 5 Replies  
I have this same issue showing up, on the same system. I didn't notice it till today, I thought maybe the 10.2.6 update did it? I haven't done anything strange to my system. I figure it must be...
Posted by zos, on May 7, 2003 at 03:47 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Those yo-yo cords are absolute garbage. I've been... 383 Views / 7 Replies  
Those yo-yo cords are absolute garbage. I've been using a slightly more expensive adapter from Madsonline.com that's a joy to use because of it's very small footprint. Check it out if you keep having...
Posted by zos, on May 4, 2003 at 01:05 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Huh? I was just hunting this theme down and saw... 1,290 Views / 10 Replies  
Huh? I was just hunting this theme down and saw the link at Resexcellence earlier. The only problem is that it links to a webpage that's now defunct. I don't know what happened between a couple days...
Posted by zos, on Apr 28, 2003 at 03:17 PM, in GUI Customization
Just to add my 2, I've had more kernel panics in... 675 Views / 14 Replies  
Just to add my 2, I've had more kernel panics in 10.2.5 than ever before. The message you saw in gray with all the languages was a kernel panic as far as I can tell. I've been having one every day...
Posted by zos, on Apr 14, 2003 at 03:48 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Thought I'd pass on the info I got back from... 675 Views / 9 Replies  
Thought I'd pass on the info I got back from PowerLogix sales team earlier today:



I noticed that the price has gone up to $399...
Posted by zos, on Apr 4, 2003 at 05:05 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Has anyone heard anything new about this upgrade?... 675 Views / 9 Replies  
Has anyone heard anything new about this upgrade? I'd love to hear about real world usage.
Posted by zos, on Mar 31, 2003 at 12:48 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I've had an intermittent problem with my Pismo... 332 Views / 6 Replies  
I've had an intermittent problem with my Pismo shutting down while asleep in my bag. I've recently reset the power manager by using a pen tip on the button to the left of the phone jack. No problems...
Posted by zos, on Feb 3, 2003 at 01:59 PM, in Mac Notebooks
There are people that leave their laptops running... 763 Views / 19 Replies  
There are people that leave their laptops running 24/7 on a desk for months on end. I do the same as you at work with no problems and no elevation. If your Book gets hot the fans will start up, easy...
Posted by zos, on Jan 24, 2003 at 03:05 PM, in Mac Notebooks
I'm the owner of a 500mhz Pismo and I've been... 535 Views / 7 Replies  
I'm the owner of a 500mhz Pismo and I've been pretty happy with it. I chose it used a month ago and made the switch to it from a dual 500mhz G4 desktop because I had to have a mobile computer. I...
Posted by zos, on Oct 24, 2002 at 04:58 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Why wait for something that's been out for some... 441 Views / 11 Replies  
Why wait for something that's been out for some time?

Though it's not a PCI card I consider my MyTV/fm (http://www.eskapelabs.com/mytv.html) to be extremely nice and reliable. Eskape Labs has had...
Posted by zos, on Mar 4, 2002 at 12:46 PM, in Mac Desktops
Combing through comp.mail.eudora.mac postings I... 530 Views / 42 Replies  
Combing through comp.mail.eudora.mac postings I came across this message that was quoted in a post from 12/19/01:



I'd hate to have to transition to yet another email client. I did it after...
Posted by zos, on Dec 26, 2001 at 10:46 PM, in Applications
There's no comparison between the $250 flat... 304 Views / 12 Replies  
There's no comparison between the $250 flat panels marketed toward PC users and the current ACD displays offered by Apple. The Apple products blow the others out of the water a few times over. One...
Posted by zos, on Nov 30, 2001 at 09:36 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
What I'd like to know is why there is currently... 228 Views / 5 Replies  
What I'd like to know is why there is currently no anti-virus software that runs transparently in the background of OS X.

AFAIK the newest Virex is just an application and CLI program that can be...
Posted by zos, on Oct 26, 2001 at 05:20 PM, in Mac OS X
Does it happen after your computer has gone to... 342 Views / 15 Replies  
Does it happen after your computer has gone to sleep by chance?

This is a known issue with internal zip drives going to sleep and not waking up correctly. A workaround is to keep a zip disk handy...
Posted by zos, on Oct 24, 2001 at 03:42 PM, in Mac Desktops
This has really been irking me about OS X. I... 286 Views / 22 Replies  
This has really been irking me about OS X.

I have a cable internet connection routed to two computers (one running 10.1 and another running 9.1). The machine sleeps even when my mail program and...
Posted by zos, on Oct 17, 2001 at 03:15 PM, in Mac OS X
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