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All I will add is if they build it I will run... 218 Views / 4 Replies  
All I will add is if they build it I will run away from that car. and be afraid of anyone who is driving one
Posted by drbroom, on May 10, 2016 at 10:20 PM, in Mac News
Not anymore!!!!! 323 Views / 5 Replies  
Not anymore!!!!!
Posted by drbroom, on May 4, 2016 at 06:15 PM, in Mac News
Mike: I am one of the many former "fanboys"... 2,346 Views / 27 Replies  
Mike:

I am one of the many former "fanboys" you talk about in this article. Not that I ever thought Apple was doomed, I didn't, I don't... more that I wish there would just stop. Stop making bad...
Posted by drbroom, on Apr 20, 2016 at 01:24 PM, in Mac News
Honestly, can you blame him for leaving? The... 818 Views / 6 Replies  
Honestly, can you blame him for leaving? The designs coming from Apple lately have been just crap!

Look how they had to go back to the iPhone 5 (Steve's last design) to find a good phone. I hate...
Posted by drbroom, on Apr 14, 2016 at 12:02 PM, in Mac News
OR just don't downgrade to 10.10 or 10.11 and... 1,896 Views / 21 Replies  
OR just don't downgrade to 10.10 or 10.11 and stay with 10.9 never saw any of these problems on any of the hundreds of Macs i manage. At least not with the machines that are still running an OS...
Posted by drbroom, on Jan 27, 2016 at 12:00 PM, in Mac News
Personally I bet Musk is correct! with what... 1,163 Views / 8 Replies  
Personally I bet Musk is correct! with what current stands for quality at Apple all the bast people there have left or are leaving.

Apple current standard of hardware and software is the old M$...
Posted by drbroom, on Oct 9, 2015 at 06:11 PM, in Mac News
I can see why people who have medical issues can... 443 Views / 6 Replies  
I can see why people who have medical issues can find it worth while... I on the other hand got one as a gift and after two weeks of attempting to use it, I put is away and not missed it once.

I...
Posted by drbroom, on Sep 11, 2015 at 11:28 AM, in Mac News
I think we should add the Apple Watch! to worst... 2,153 Views / 42 Replies  
I think we should add the Apple Watch! to worst Apple products ever
Posted by drbroom, on Aug 27, 2015 at 01:16 PM, in Mac News
While I agree with most of the comments made by... 1,367 Views / 14 Replies  
While I agree with most of the comments made by Mr. Hayek (power-hungry, erodes the user's privacy & "not a revolution."); the idea of Swatch calling Apple's foray into the their territory of "toy"...
Posted by drbroom, on Aug 24, 2015 at 11:28 AM, in Mac News
hahahahahahahahahahaha MacKeeper IS... 1,724 Views / 11 Replies  
hahahahahahahahahahaha

MacKeeper IS MALWARE!!!!!! So this is just a redundant story!
Posted by drbroom, on May 9, 2015 at 09:14 PM, in Mac News
ouch Mike! and so I will add a "comment" about... 1,840 Views / 21 Replies  
ouch Mike! and so I will add a "comment" about what you "toss"; it is sad but true. AND more proof that my generation, the one that helped create this world, no longer seems to have place in it!
...
Posted by drbroom, on Apr 28, 2015 at 05:46 PM, in Mac News
Charles & William: First... Thank you for... 1,840 Views / 21 Replies  
Charles & William:

First... Thank you for the "mini-series", it's about time someone did this. My concern is I doubt it will help since it seems to this old developer that no one at Apple is...
Posted by drbroom, on Apr 28, 2015 at 12:58 PM, in Mac News
Steam security - pseudonym - military... 359 Views / 2 Replies  
Steam security - pseudonym - military intelligence...

like much of Steam's offerings we make you pay and then "F" you up!
Posted by drbroom, on Apr 20, 2015 at 10:27 AM, in Tech News
But Yosemite sucks in every other way! and still... 2,893 Views / 18 Replies  
But Yosemite sucks in every other way! and still has over 100 other security flaws that "older" MacOSes don't have... I keep Mavericks for now!
Posted by drbroom, on Apr 10, 2015 at 11:37 AM, in Mac News
having been an Apple "fan boy" since even before... 2,475 Views / 26 Replies  
having been an Apple "fan boy" since even before the Mac (and an Apple registered developer since 85) I am sad to say not only will I not be purchasing a "watch" but with all the bloatware and...
Posted by drbroom, on Mar 11, 2015 at 02:42 PM, in Mac News
Proof positive that our American "congress" is... 1,258 Views / 12 Replies  
Proof positive that our American "congress" is trying show how correct "Dante" was: "Abandon all hope, ye who enter here."

"Scotty PLEASE beam me up!!!"
Posted by drbroom, on Feb 8, 2015 at 04:02 PM, in Tech News
Cablevision suing Verizon for misleading the... 301 Views / 2 Replies  
Cablevision suing Verizon for misleading the public.... ROFLMAO!!!!

This is the company that "claims" they have the best security in the industry!?! AND say they offer the fastest internet!!...
Posted by drbroom, on Jan 31, 2015 at 10:05 PM, in Tech News
Yet more proof that Facebook and Zuck (the... 317 Views / 3 Replies  
Yet more proof that Facebook and Zuck (the schnook) are just evil!!! and why I closed my Facebook account a long time ago. May I suggest "you" do the same.
Posted by drbroom, on Jul 29, 2014 at 01:49 PM, in Mac News
to be honest 4,773 Views / 66 Replies  
I have been testing "Yosemite" Sam for a while now and all I can say is I long for Snow Leopard... but with a 64bit back end. To be frank I find the "new" interface really tired and Apple's new focus...
Posted by drbroom, on Jul 25, 2014 at 06:00 PM, in macOS
@The Vicar I like your idea too... that said... 2,102 Views / 23 Replies  
@The Vicar

I like your idea too... that said I do think if people cared about a bill enough they would spend a little time (at home) reading it; then once they felt ready send in an up or down...
Posted by drbroom, on Jul 17, 2014 at 07:04 PM, in Tech News
This is why it might be time to get rid of the... 2,102 Views / 23 Replies  
This is why it might be time to get rid of the "House" of 'UN'-Representatives!

Don't we have the technology NOW, for people like us, who are directly effected by this kind of destructive...
Posted by drbroom, on Jul 17, 2014 at 01:28 PM, in Tech News
Diablo: Well I was writing code back then...... 1,235 Views / 12 Replies  
Diablo:

Well I was writing code back then... and yes at Apple soo yea life was a bit of a party! lol and I still have my 96 hr tea shirt. As to being the life of the party well not me, but I did...
Posted by drbroom, on Jun 1, 2014 at 09:01 PM, in Mac News
Oh and Chas-m... have you had a phone crash yet?... 1,235 Views / 12 Replies  
Oh and Chas-m... have you had a phone crash yet? Because there is no signed copy of 6 that will work on an iPhone 5! If you have to restore for any reason you are FORCED to up grade!

So Yes...
Posted by drbroom, on May 31, 2014 at 02:04 PM, in Mac News
Hear.. Hear Paul!!! THE ONLY REASON I UPGRADED... 1,235 Views / 12 Replies  
Hear.. Hear Paul!!! THE ONLY REASON I UPGRADED WAS BECAUSE I WAS FORCED TO!!!! Screaming intended!

As a tech consultant, many, if not most of my clients are asking me about what is envolved in...
Posted by drbroom, on May 31, 2014 at 01:59 PM, in Mac News
Maybe it's time we really do throw the bums... 965 Views / 8 Replies  
Maybe it's time we really do throw the bums out... Maybe it's time we demand money OUT of political campaigns... Maybe it's time we demand a government of the people, by the people, for the people......
Posted by drbroom, on May 30, 2014 at 12:16 PM, in Tech News
Yahoo (& Bing)... YUCK!!!! 1,942 Views / 19 Replies  
Yahoo (& Bing)... YUCK!!!!
Posted by drbroom, on Apr 17, 2014 at 01:05 PM, in Mac News
I started with Apple back in 77' when my best... 5,565 Views / 25 Replies  
I started with Apple back in 77' when my best friend at the time and I got an Apple 1 kit and assembled it; I became a developer in 84' soon after I got my 128k Mac... staying threw the "bad" old...
Posted by drbroom, on Nov 24, 2013 at 08:22 PM, in Applications
Spheric: ResEdit and MacsBug... Those were... 2,664 Views / 17 Replies  
Spheric:

ResEdit and MacsBug... Those were the days! ;-)

Now, all in all, I would have to agree with you that in the 'heady days' of PowerPC there was a lot of stuff we had to do to make the...
Posted by drbroom, on Apr 30, 2013 at 12:27 PM, in Mac News
As an apple developer since 1984 (yea i'm that... 2,664 Views / 17 Replies  
As an apple developer since 1984 (yea i'm that old), I have been so disappointed with the last 2 version of OS X that I have begun seriously looking at what my next "worK" OS will be. The fact that...
Posted by drbroom, on Apr 29, 2013 at 02:32 PM, in Mac News
IMHO... the retnia is just not worth the money,... 2,372 Views / 24 Replies  
IMHO... the retnia is just not worth the money, get the regular MBP.

with the money you save get a good IPS (or other LED backlit screen), a Bookendz docking station, keyboard and mouse. You will...
Posted by drbroom, on Apr 14, 2013 at 01:04 PM, in Mac Notebooks
Steam?!?!?!?!?!?! 1,797 Views / 12 Replies  
If it's only available threw "Steam" then it is NOT worth getting!!!

Steam is the worst way to play any game! Buy it threw the App store or via CD but DON'T use Steam!!!!!
Posted by drbroom, on Jan 28, 2013 at 07:42 PM, in Mac News
The people in this "article" have to be kidding... 796 Views / 9 Replies  
The people in this "article" have to be kidding themselves...

Tell them to stop trying to blame a man (who is not around to defend himself) for the mistakes of a of an unworthy few!!!!

iOS 6 is...
Posted by drbroom, on Oct 3, 2012 at 01:09 PM, in Tech News
I'm a new iDictate user too and... 6,346 Views / 25 Replies  
so far I am NOT a fan! I have been trying to train it now over the last few days and it is still making many many mistakes!

Now I know that some are going to ask if I have some sort of accent, and...
Posted by drbroom, on Apr 10, 2008 at 05:51 PM, in Applications
 
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