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Oh look, those two phones are nearly the same... 216 Views / 2 Replies  
Oh look, those two phones are nearly the same angle!! Total ripoff by Apple, I'd say charge them even twice what he's asking.

I would actually countersue him for a.) claiming an iPhone 6(S) is...
Posted by Jeronimo2000, on Jun 29, 2016 at 07:45 AM, in Mac News
Sad to see you go. You've been part of my daily... 2,983 Views / 133 Replies  
Sad to see you go. You've been part of my daily routine for most of those past two decades.

And you were directly involved in me losing my job at Apple back in 2001 (not your fault, only myself to...
Posted by Jeronimo2000, on Jun 21, 2016 at 09:10 AM, in Mac News
So it's a self-driving R&D center. Does that mean... 169 Views / 1 Replies  
So it's a self-driving R&D center. Does that mean it's on wheels?
Posted by Jeronimo2000, on May 27, 2016 at 04:10 PM, in Mac News
I can't say I'm surprised. Their current... 177 Views / 4 Replies  
I can't say I'm surprised. Their current offerings might have had some appeal two years ago, but since the Apple Watch – and much improved Android Wear watches – their products are beyond...
Posted by Jeronimo2000, on Mar 24, 2016 at 03:09 PM, in Mac News
PS: Charles asked the question: "what... 627 Views / 6 Replies  
PS: Charles asked the question: "what specifically in Keynote is missing beyond the split cell function you mentioned?" – and oh, where do I begin.

David Esrati already mentioned that you can't...
Posted by Jeronimo2000, on Feb 26, 2016 at 02:18 AM, in Mac News
A few small corrections: "In addition, the... 627 Views / 6 Replies  
A few small corrections:

"In addition, the iOS version of Keynote can run a slideshow directly to an HDTV or AirPlay-compatible device (like an Apple TV) using AirPlay"

The Mac version of...
Posted by Jeronimo2000, on Feb 26, 2016 at 02:17 AM, in Mac News
Yes, all vendors have had their isssues, but some... 1,098 Views / 19 Replies  
Yes, all vendors have had their isssues, but some more than others. A great place to get an idea about reliability are those HD reports by Backblaze, here's the latest I've found:
...
Posted by Jeronimo2000, on Feb 1, 2016 at 03:44 PM, in Mac News
"Apple could be forced to manufacture its... 1,621 Views / 23 Replies  
"Apple could be forced to manufacture its products within the United States..." - no, they couldn't. Just because some orange dumbass says so to get attention doesn't make that a realistic or viable...
Posted by Jeronimo2000, on Jan 19, 2016 at 02:03 AM, in Mac News
Correction: at least iOS 9.3 beta only seems to... 165 Views / 2 Replies  
Correction: at least iOS 9.3 beta only seems to be for developers as of now. That's what most other media outlets report, and as a public beta participant I can't see iOS 9.3 showing up on my test...
Posted by Jeronimo2000, on Jan 12, 2016 at 09:10 AM, in Mac News
It's a good series you're doing there, and I'm... 2,342 Views / 32 Replies  
It's a good series you're doing there, and I'm very afraid there will most likely be more episodes to it. I'm not exaggerating when I write "very afraid", because I make my money with software like...
Posted by Jeronimo2000, on Jan 8, 2016 at 12:42 PM, in Mac News
Good point, Charles. That makes sense to me.... 494 Views / 5 Replies  
Good point, Charles. That makes sense to me. Thanks for clearing this up for me while generously overlooking the slight snarkiness of my comment. :)
Posted by Jeronimo2000, on Jan 5, 2016 at 01:46 PM, in Mac News
So the sole purpose of this article is to link to... 494 Views / 5 Replies  
So the sole purpose of this article is to link to the ACTUAL article?
Posted by Jeronimo2000, on Jan 4, 2016 at 09:29 AM, in Mac News
"The release marks the second update to El... 1,214 Views / 13 Replies  
"The release marks the second update to El Capitan [...] and largely corrects flaws in the reliability of Wi-Fi"

I very much doubt that. Wi-Fi on OS X has been a minor desaster for as long as I...
Posted by Jeronimo2000, on Dec 8, 2015 at 03:00 PM, in Mac News
I agree with the above. You should be able to... 1,246 Views / 10 Replies  
I agree with the above. You should be able to assume at least a tiny amount of tech-related common sense. If people refuse to edcuate themselves, out of ignorance or laziness or stupity or whatever,...
Posted by Jeronimo2000, on Dec 1, 2015 at 03:26 AM, in Mac News
Come on, really? No comments yet on what must be... 203 Views / 1 Replies  
Come on, really? No comments yet on what must be the weirdest headline in quite a while? :)

There's Microsoft, announcing software for the Mac (in itself nothing strange), that emulates Android...
Posted by Jeronimo2000, on Nov 19, 2015 at 09:12 AM, in Mac News
That is either an incredibly smart move or... 258 Views / 4 Replies  
That is either an incredibly smart move or incredibly bad timing.
Posted by Jeronimo2000, on Nov 10, 2015 at 04:06 PM, in Mac News
I'm intrigued about that "kids mode" idea. In... 239 Views / 3 Replies  
I'm intrigued about that "kids mode" idea. In what way does Siri "only talk to adults"? Does she use complicated words that require a certain age to comprehend. She sure as f*ck doesn't use swear...
Posted by Jeronimo2000, on Nov 5, 2015 at 03:11 AM, in Mac News
"...smartwatches that cost more than $2,000, such... 188 Views / 4 Replies  
"...smartwatches that cost more than $2,000, such as the $17,000 Apple Watch Edition, have an issue, namely that they will become obsolete and lose their value."

While factually correct, he...
Posted by Jeronimo2000, on Oct 13, 2015 at 01:17 PM, in Mac News
Apart from questionable typographic choices, I... 228 Views / 2 Replies  
Apart from questionable typographic choices, I can't find anything special in the samples I downloaded of all seven books. And certainly nothing "enhanced". Yes, there are some images. A few even...
Posted by Jeronimo2000, on Oct 8, 2015 at 12:19 PM, in Mac News
Wait, what? No AirPlay? Uh-huh. 176 Views / 1 Replies  
Wait, what? No AirPlay? Uh-huh.
Posted by Jeronimo2000, on Oct 7, 2015 at 11:58 AM, in Mac News
Quote: 'This is not "The new Apple."' It's... 3,053 Views / 33 Replies  
Quote: 'This is not "The new Apple."'

It's not, correct, and it has very little to do with Apple.

It is, in fact, "The old Microsoft" and "The old Adobe" (remember the first OS X version of...
Posted by Jeronimo2000, on Oct 5, 2015 at 02:14 PM, in Mac News
Exactly. Apple controls the supply chain. That is... 266 Views / 5 Replies  
Exactly. Apple controls the supply chain. That is precisely the reason why those estimates are both idiotic and moronic. Nicely summed up, Grendelmon. :)

And while R&D is only a part of the...
Posted by Jeronimo2000, on Sep 30, 2015 at 01:21 PM, in Mac News
There's only one thing that's worse than those... 266 Views / 5 Replies  
There's only one thing that's worse than those idiotic material cost estimates – it's the media outlets reporting about it. Why do we give those morons who yell "iPhones are overpriced crap!" even...
Posted by Jeronimo2000, on Sep 30, 2015 at 11:33 AM, in Mac News
What an assclown. Here's what you should... 1,533 Views / 17 Replies  
What an assclown.

Here's what you should keep in mind when asking Apple (not Marco hinself, as it might seem from reading this and other articles) for a refund:

At least in Europe, Apple is...
Posted by Jeronimo2000, on Sep 19, 2015 at 07:37 AM, in Mac News
Oh yeah, great. Because Apple doesn't have enough... 263 Views / 3 Replies  
Oh yeah, great. Because Apple doesn't have enough on their plate already.
Posted by Jeronimo2000, on Sep 1, 2015 at 02:49 PM, in Mac News
Yeah, "obviously" your design team plans to... 648 Views / 6 Replies  
Yeah, "obviously" your design team plans to launch a collection inspired by the 'Film Noir'. Obviously, you Swatch guys are even more moronic than previously thought.

Since when does "Colombo"...
Posted by Jeronimo2000, on Aug 26, 2015 at 11:47 AM, in Mac News
So, obviously he is a moron. Noted. 1,062 Views / 14 Replies  
So, obviously he is a moron. Noted.
Posted by Jeronimo2000, on Aug 24, 2015 at 11:11 AM, in Mac News
You might want to include a warning that this is... 263 Views / 2 Replies  
You might want to include a warning that this is not to be confused with the excellent (and free) Documents by Readdle, which in fact should be on everybody's iPhone (and iPad).
Posted by Jeronimo2000, on Aug 10, 2015 at 10:56 AM, in Mac News
"The strong performance may suggest the company... 521 Views / 6 Replies  
"The strong performance may suggest the company has been more successful than previously thought with its latest MacBook revival" ... which they only sold in homeopathic doses, since availabilty of...
Posted by Jeronimo2000, on Jul 10, 2015 at 06:27 AM, in Mac News
Ok, so on iOS 8.4, there's Music.app to use Apple... 1,335 Views / 11 Replies  
Ok, so on iOS 8.4, there's Music.app to use Apple Music. Any word on how it's gonna work on Mac OS X? One would assume the new iTunes version (supposedly 12.2) was included in OS X 10.10.4, but alas,...
Posted by Jeronimo2000, on Jun 30, 2015 at 04:17 PM, in Tech News
TRIM support for 3rd party... that's pretty huge... 1,214 Views / 8 Replies  
TRIM support for 3rd party... that's pretty huge for the Hackintosh community, among others. It's coming a bit late, but better late than never.
Posted by Jeronimo2000, on Jun 30, 2015 at 04:08 PM, in Mac News
You might wanna fix that headline. 335 Views / 2 Replies  
You might wanna fix that headline.
Posted by Jeronimo2000, on Jun 23, 2015 at 03:51 PM, in Tech News
ibook_steve, you beat me to it. It's one of the... 416 Views / 3 Replies  
ibook_steve, you beat me to it. It's one of the great cosmic injustices that people generally consider 2048 the original and Threes the ripoff. I've tried both and found 2048 to be... meh. Threes on...
Posted by Jeronimo2000, on Jun 23, 2015 at 04:09 AM, in Mac News
"A big new feature found in El Capitan is a... 1,134 Views / 7 Replies  
"A big new feature found in El Capitan is a split-screen view"

Yeah, "big" and "new" surely are the keywords here. It used to be that Windows played catch-up with OS X... now it's the other way...
Posted by Jeronimo2000, on Jun 8, 2015 at 04:29 PM, in Mac News
Oh wow, another security threat for Macs! Cool. ... 399 Views / 4 Replies  
Oh wow, another security threat for Macs! Cool.

Let's summarize: "conceivably", "possibly", "perhaps", "odds are... extremely low", and to top it off, "extremely unlikely to happen in the wild"....
Posted by Jeronimo2000, on Jun 1, 2015 at 05:13 PM, in Mac News
Great. There goes my productivity for today. :) ... 339 Views / 2 Replies  
Great. There goes my productivity for today. :)

Thanks for the review, as a big fan of the iOS version it took me about 2 seconds to buy this on Steam.
Posted by Jeronimo2000, on May 11, 2015 at 10:19 AM, in Mac News
Wow, that is one incredibly ugly watch. And the... 420 Views / 4 Replies  
Wow, that is one incredibly ugly watch. And the huge bezel around the tiny screen doesn't help either. No thanks.

Maybe I wouldn't be so harsh in my judgment if Pebble hadn't screwed with me all...
Posted by Jeronimo2000, on May 6, 2015 at 05:11 PM, in Tech News
"and while take very seriously the job of... 346 Views / 2 Replies  
"and while take very seriously the job of choosing" – while not take very seriously the job of proofreading. :)
Posted by Jeronimo2000, on May 2, 2015 at 03:02 AM, in Mac News
This review is a bit laughable... the main point... 546 Views / 2 Replies  
This review is a bit laughable... the main point of this software is the TRIM feature (the guy who wrote the app is the same one who did "TRIM Enabler"), for people with 3rd-party-SSDs in their Macs....
Posted by Jeronimo2000, on May 1, 2015 at 06:16 AM, in Mac News
"Buyers in stores will have similar issues... 258 Views / 1 Replies  
"Buyers in stores will have similar issues actually going home with one, as only a total of 53 Apple Stores worldwide will be selling the high-end model, at least for now."

Well, the REAL reason...
Posted by Jeronimo2000, on Apr 10, 2015 at 01:07 AM, in Tech News
MacNN, your headline is misleading. It appears as... 2,376 Views / 17 Replies  
MacNN, your headline is misleading. It appears as if Apple released OS X 10.10.3 *and* Photos for Mac, the latter being a separate download and not part of the aforementioned 10.10.3. One might...
Posted by Jeronimo2000, on Apr 9, 2015 at 12:45 AM, in Mac News
@Stuke: you don't need "Adobe subscription" if... 2,376 Views / 17 Replies  
@Stuke: you don't need "Adobe subscription" if it's Lightroom that you're after. And seeing that you're talking about Aperture here, this seems to be the case. Lightroom is still available as as...
Posted by Jeronimo2000, on Apr 9, 2015 at 12:43 AM, in Mac News
@Charles: isn't that your chance to educate the... 1,554 Views / 16 Replies  
@Charles: isn't that your chance to educate the uneducated with a special "Here's what you don't get about all those cloudy internets" segment? :)
Posted by Jeronimo2000, on Mar 6, 2015 at 09:06 AM, in Mac News
@Diablo: precisely. And surprisingly few people... 1,554 Views / 16 Replies  
@Diablo: precisely. And surprisingly few people realize they've been storing their most private information – their personal email – in "the cloud" for many many years. I always like to ask those who...
Posted by Jeronimo2000, on Mar 6, 2015 at 09:04 AM, in Mac News
@Inkling: Office 2016 (or Office 365 for that... 1,554 Views / 16 Replies  
@Inkling: Office 2016 (or Office 365 for that matter) is NOT a cloud-based app. It's the same old offline installer, which will install apps on your Mac which you can use without any net connection...
Posted by Jeronimo2000, on Mar 5, 2015 at 04:57 PM, in Mac News
Second word is "their", not "there", for some... 479 Views / 6 Replies  
Second word is "their", not "there", for some bizarre reason. :)
Posted by Jeronimo2000, on Mar 3, 2015 at 04:28 AM, in Mac News
No need for any software of this kind. Just take... 416 Views / 3 Replies  
No need for any software of this kind. Just take the URL of the YT video you want, put "ss" right before the "youtube.com" part (e.g. https://www.ssyoutube.com/watch?v=uwfdFCP3KYM) and off you go.
Posted by Jeronimo2000, on Mar 1, 2015 at 04:26 AM, in Mac News
iAd? Seriously? Now you're just coming across as... 830 Views / 7 Replies  
iAd? Seriously? Now you're just coming across as a little desperate. :)

Ok, I know... I shouldn't be feedin'.
Posted by Jeronimo2000, on Feb 23, 2015 at 05:25 PM, in Mac News
bobo, stop trolling. Apple doesn't WANT all your... 830 Views / 7 Replies  
bobo, stop trolling. Apple doesn't WANT all your data necessarily for evil purposes, but it NEEDS to store all that data that you choose to save in iCloud. Wait, you don't use iCloud? Great, but...
Posted by Jeronimo2000, on Feb 23, 2015 at 11:43 AM, in Mac News
pairof9s: of course it looks bulky on freakishly... 995 Views / 11 Replies  
pairof9s: of course it looks bulky on freakishly thin models. You could slap a poststamp on her wrist and it would still make you fear it might cause her to topple over.

Apart from that, you are...
Posted by Jeronimo2000, on Feb 19, 2015 at 02:27 PM, in Mac News
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