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Are you “long pressing” the menu button? ... 134 Views / 1 Replies  
Are you “long pressing” the menu button? Clicking the menu button with a quick press is “back” Pressing and holding the menu button takes you back to the main screen.
Posted by Chongo, on Today at 05:53 PM, in iOS Apps
You mean the centers built during the Obama... 253 Views / 10 Replies  
You mean the centers built during the Obama administration?
Jeh Johnson tours one here in Arizona ...
Posted by Chongo, on Today at 11:22 AM, in Political/War Lounge
Yes. Our prescription provider, CVS/Caremark,... 374 Views / 11 Replies  
Yes.
Our prescription provider, CVS/Caremark, covers the generic 2.5mg “for daily use” tadalafil, ($10 for 90 days) but not the 5mg(?). My PCP prescribed the 5mg so I use GoodRX. It’s $80 for 90...
Posted by Chongo, on Jul 10, 2019 at 01:21 PM, in MacNN Lounge
My in-laws live in La Verne and Upland. Mother in... 413 Views / 1 Replies  
My in-laws live in La Verne and Upland. Mother in law said the house shook, a few things were knocked off shelves. Sister in law is out if town with her daughter and said she will have to check on...
Posted by Chongo, on Jul 6, 2019 at 11:58 PM, in MacNN Lounge
The Mrs is a heavy streamer of albums we have not... 6,499 Views / 185 Replies  
The Mrs is a heavy streamer of albums we have not bought and about 1/3 of my library is Apple Music. I’m rediscovering my fondness for jazz.
Posted by Chongo, on Jul 4, 2019 at 06:21 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Apple Music REQUIRES iCloud music to be on. I... 6,499 Views / 185 Replies  
Apple Music REQUIRES iCloud music to be on. I ripped my CDs in ALAC, and if I want them on my phone, I HAVE to download them from the cloud. When I look at the iCloud status, most say "matched", a...
Posted by Chongo, on Jul 2, 2019 at 04:34 PM, in MacNN Lounge
The NY Times has and article that has list. I was... 660 Views / 3 Replies  
The NY Times has and article that has list. I was surprised to see Paul Anka on it. I understood he was one of the few artists that owned his own master tapes. I took this to mean he had physical...
Posted by Chongo, on Jun 28, 2019 at 01:01 AM, in MacNN Lounge
The day the music burned. 660 Views / 3 Replies  
This sucks. Hundreds of master tapes, gone.
JknT_Fs2g9Y
Posted by Chongo, on Jun 28, 2019 at 12:04 AM, in MacNN Lounge
AVS forum is going strong. . 918 Views / 66 Replies  
AVS forum is going strong. .
Posted by Chongo, on Jun 27, 2019 at 11:47 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Did Big Mac bail? 918 Views / 66 Replies  
Did Big Mac bail?
Posted by Chongo, on Jun 26, 2019 at 02:21 PM, in MacNN Lounge
There is a DAC in the lightning connector of my... 52,197 Views / 388 Replies  
There is a DAC in the lightning connector of my EarPods. I bought a dongle for the Sennheiser HD 202’s I bought at the sodality rummage sale, $1. The package said listen to 24 bit music, so I did...
Posted by Chongo, on Jun 26, 2019 at 01:59 PM, in MacNN Lounge
The traces of coca don’t hurt either... 1,520 Views / 27 Replies  
The traces of coca don’t hurt either :lol::D:p:eek:
Posted by Chongo, on Jun 24, 2019 at 12:06 PM, in MacNN Lounge
This happen here nine years ago, only it was a... 946 Views / 32 Replies  
This happen here nine years ago, only it was a dump truck in this case.
http://www.nbcnews.com/id/36040752/ns/us_news-life/t/motorcyclists-killed-ariz-crash/#.XRDyS8plChA
Posted by Chongo, on Jun 24, 2019 at 11:57 AM, in MacNN Lounge
These are hefty fines in many states, and higher... 946 Views / 32 Replies  
These are hefty fines in many states, and higher when causing a crash. It wasn’t illegal in Arizona until 1998 when DPS traffic officer was struck and killed on his motorcycle assisting a disabled...
Posted by Chongo, on Jun 24, 2019 at 11:18 AM, in MacNN Lounge
60 Minutes Australia episode on MH370 One... 1,064 Views / 11 Replies  
60 Minutes Australia episode on MH370
One theory mentions my company, Freescale at the time. There was several of our engineers on that flight who “were working on DOD projects”. Freescale of...
Posted by Chongo, on Jun 24, 2019 at 08:54 AM, in MacNN Lounge
If I understand the history of "American... 1,520 Views / 27 Replies  
If I understand the history of "American Chocolate" most of the blame lies on Milton Hershey's inability to convince european chocolatiers to share their recipes, so he developed his own. Most of...
Posted by Chongo, on Jun 17, 2019 at 03:33 PM, in MacNN Lounge
At 1201 pm July 5th 2019, the Amazon drone fleet... 1,556 Views / 15 Replies  
At 1201 pm July 5th 2019, the Amazon drone fleet became self aware.....

https://i.redd.it/8oqi28qklvgz.gif
Posted by Chongo, on Jun 11, 2019 at 11:21 AM, in MacNN Lounge
The Music app is supposed to be faster than... 1,809 Views / 8 Replies  
The Music app is supposed to be faster than iTunes. I’m just wondering if there will be an improvement in ripping CDs.
Posted by Chongo, on Jun 10, 2019 at 09:23 PM, in Applications
"One app to rule them all" I have iCloud... 1,809 Views / 8 Replies  
"One app to rule them all"

I have iCloud turned on for photos and iTunes. With this turned on, you cannot manage photos or music for the Mac. Any idea if this is corrected under Catalina?
Posted by Chongo, on Jun 10, 2019 at 03:51 PM, in Applications
Rip now, or wait? RIP iTunes 1,809 Views / 8 Replies  
I see that iTunes is getting killed off. I have over 300 CDs that need to be ripped to my Mac. Should I go ahead and do it now, or wait for the new Catalina Music app and do it then?
Posted by Chongo, on Jun 10, 2019 at 02:32 PM, in Applications
The original iPad Air is not supported. I have a... 3,259 Views / 72 Replies  
The original iPad Air is not supported. I have a 128GB wifi only Air that I may trade in when my Verizon iPad is eligible for trade in, if I can trade both in on a new one. If not, I'll donate it...
Posted by Chongo, on Jun 8, 2019 at 07:27 AM, in MacNN Lounge
A coworker told us with a straight face that her... 6,499 Views / 185 Replies  
A coworker told us with a straight face that her childhood BFF’s name is pronounced va gee na. You can guess how it is spelled.
Posted by Chongo, on Jun 4, 2019 at 12:36 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I have the 2TB iCloud service. iCloud Photos is... 1,698 Views / 6 Replies  
I have the 2TB iCloud service. iCloud Photos is enabled on my Mac iPad, and iPhones. If I delete a photo from my phone, it says it will be “deleted from iCloud Photos on all your devices”. When I...
Posted by Chongo, on Jun 4, 2019 at 12:23 PM, in Applications
No hi res audio update for ATV/Apple Music? My... 3,259 Views / 72 Replies  
No hi res audio update for ATV/Apple Music? My CDs are ripped to ALAC, and makes the top tier of a Tidal a waste.
Posted by Chongo, on Jun 3, 2019 at 04:51 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Huawei Is the Chinese government. As far as... 2,181 Views / 21 Replies  
Huawei Is the Chinese government.

As far as phones are concerned, Motorola exists in name only. Motorola split several years ago into Motorola Solutions and Motorola Mobility, the latter being...
Posted by Chongo, on Jun 2, 2019 at 05:50 PM, in MacNN Lounge
CenturyLink strung fiber in my neighborhood and... 34,699 Views / 460 Replies  
CenturyLink strung fiber in my neighborhood and most of Arizona in 2017. I pay $80 for unlimited 1Gb service.
Posted by Chongo, on May 28, 2019 at 02:24 PM, in MacNN Lounge
true. ... 2,192 Views / 46 Replies  
true.
...
Posted by Chongo, on May 20, 2019 at 10:58 PM, in Political/War Lounge
:cry: My favorite TC on CB skit. 745 Views / 2 Replies  
:cry:
My favorite TC on CB skit.
Posted by Chongo, on May 16, 2019 at 11:02 AM, in MacNN Lounge
Off it goes when I get home. I will turn it off... 2,490 Views / 2 Replies  
Off it goes when I get home. I will turn it off on our iDevices as well.
Posted by Chongo, on May 3, 2019 at 03:53 PM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Sound Check on ATV 4K 2,490 Views / 2 Replies  
As I noted in the Lounge. I've been listening to more music. I have sound Check enabled for the Music app, but is it doing what it's supposed to do? It does not seem so to me. I also have it...
Posted by Chongo, on May 3, 2019 at 11:39 AM, in Consumer Hardware & Components
Hello subego! ... 152,480 Views / 1,098 Replies  
Hello subego!
https://static.independent.co.uk/s3fs-public/thumbnails/image/2016/09/14/16/south-park-chef.jpg?w968h681
Posted by Chongo, on May 1, 2019 at 07:29 PM, in MacNN Lounge
That will compensate for the 1b Qualcomm paid my... 21,139 Views / 175 Replies  
That will compensate for the 1b Qualcomm paid my company after the merger fell through.
Posted by Chongo, on May 1, 2019 at 05:53 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Is this a good summation? /bwvlbJ0h35A 6,499 Views / 185 Replies  
Is this a good summation?
/bwvlbJ0h35A
Posted by Chongo, on May 1, 2019 at 03:47 PM, in MacNN Lounge
The NY Times international edition published... 2,192 Views / 46 Replies  
The NY Times international edition published this:
https://static.timesofisrael.com/www/uploads/2019/04/adsadasdsadsd-1-e1556383284568.png

Days later, this:...
Posted by Chongo, on May 1, 2019 at 09:52 AM, in Political/War Lounge
Is that for the series II 301’s. I experimented... 1,712 Views / 27 Replies  
Is that for the series II 301’s. I experimented with the settings: small (sub on), large (sub off for two channel audio), large with extra bass (sub on) etc.

I settled on large (sub off for two...
Posted by Chongo, on Apr 30, 2019 at 06:23 PM, in MacNN Lounge
McIntosh, correct? Someday I may splurge... 1,712 Views / 27 Replies  
McIntosh, correct?

Someday I may splurge and get the Mrs this:

https://www.psaudio.com/products/sprout100-elac-system/...
Posted by Chongo, on Apr 30, 2019 at 05:44 PM, in MacNN Lounge
So much for Polk. I guess I’ll stick with my 35... 1,712 Views / 27 Replies  
So much for Polk. I guess I’ll stick with my 35 year old Mexican made 301’s and my 7 year old Indonesian made Yamaha RX-V373 AVR and center/surround speakers.
...
Posted by Chongo, on Apr 30, 2019 at 05:05 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I never played Sonic. Enlighten me as to Jim... 6,499 Views / 185 Replies  
I never played Sonic. Enlighten me as to Jim Carrey’s villain role.
Posted by Chongo, on Apr 30, 2019 at 03:13 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Those look good as well. The Polk speakers I... 1,712 Views / 27 Replies  
Those look good as well. The Polk speakers I looked at on Crutchfield are 125 Hz +
Posted by Chongo, on Apr 29, 2019 at 09:57 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Thanks. It looks like I stopped scrolling a bit... 1,712 Views / 27 Replies  
Thanks. It looks like I stopped scrolling a bit too soon.
Posted by Chongo, on Apr 29, 2019 at 09:55 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I’m looking at keeping the 301’s and getting... 1,712 Views / 27 Replies  
I’m looking at keeping the 301’s and getting these from monoprice:

$80 for all three.
https://www.monoprice.com/product?p_id=10800
https://images.monoprice.com/productlargeimages/108001.jpg
...
Posted by Chongo, on Apr 29, 2019 at 07:46 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Friday was our first 100 of the year. 38,284 Views / 337 Replies  
Friday was our first 100 of the year.
Posted by Chongo, on Apr 29, 2019 at 04:38 PM, in MacNN Lounge
Could be the SIM card died. I had to get a new... 3,251 Views / 6 Replies  
Could be the SIM card died. I had to get a new one for the 6S plus we had. It had the card from the 5S when I traded it in for the 6S plus.
Posted by Chongo, on Apr 29, 2019 at 04:36 PM, in iOS Apps
Once they are on your Mac you can always create... 738 Views / 3 Replies  
Once they are on your Mac you can always create an album for them and put them back on the phone.
Posted by Chongo, on Apr 29, 2019 at 02:18 PM, in iOS Apps
Try calling Verizon and have the phone... 3,251 Views / 6 Replies  
Try calling Verizon and have the phone reactivated. We had to do that when we added an iPad to get a bogo XS. Verizon put the iPad on the old line. I called and had them switch the XS to the old line...
Posted by Chongo, on Apr 29, 2019 at 01:26 PM, in iOS Apps
It will download and erase any picture not on... 738 Views / 3 Replies  
It will download and erase any picture not on already on the Mac. The photos in the dad and pets albums are in the camera roll. If you do download and delete, those will be deleted. The pain in...
Posted by Chongo, on Apr 28, 2019 at 09:48 PM, in iOS Apps
I noticed when I set the front to large, it turns... 1,712 Views / 27 Replies  
I noticed when I set the front to large, it turns off the sub for two channel audio, making it a good old fashioned stereo. The owners manual says setting to fronts to large will “produce all front...
Posted by Chongo, on Apr 28, 2019 at 08:12 PM, in MacNN Lounge
One crossover to rule them all, current setting... 1,712 Views / 27 Replies  
One crossover to rule them all, current setting is 120 Hz.
Posted by Chongo, on Apr 28, 2019 at 08:03 PM, in MacNN Lounge
The 301’s have 8” woofers. 1,712 Views / 27 Replies  
The 301’s have 8” woofers.
Posted by Chongo, on Apr 28, 2019 at 05:08 PM, in MacNN Lounge
I bought it in 2012. 1,712 Views / 27 Replies  
I bought it in 2012.
Posted by Chongo, on Apr 28, 2019 at 03:48 PM, in MacNN Lounge
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