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by Stephen Hart
Sun Nov 04, 2018 2:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Considering new Mac Mini
Replies: 19
Views: 351

Re: Considering new Mac Mini

Or maybe you could build your own enclosure and buy the parts:

https://www.powerbookmedic.com/MacBook- ... 18045.html
by Stephen Hart
Sat Nov 03, 2018 4:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Considering new Mac Mini
Replies: 19
Views: 351

Re: Considering new Mac Mini

I will need a external FaceTime camera... suggestions? You could buy an iPhone XS and duct tape it to the top of the display! (Or, for a more Halloweeny effect, to the stand.) ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ But seriously, folks, there must be very small external came...
by Stephen Hart
Sat Nov 03, 2018 4:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Considering new Mac Mini
Replies: 19
Views: 351

Re: Considering new Mac Mini

When your mini comes, the Getting Started guide will feature this stand-alone Apple display:

https://9to5mac.com/2018/11/03/apple-display-poll/
by Stephen Hart
Fri Nov 02, 2018 11:00 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Considering new Mac Mini
Replies: 19
Views: 351

Re: Considering new Mac Mini

If you buy this setup, or try it out, Jay, I'd be interested in your impressions of the monitor, especially how sharp and clear text looks. Another alternative for us would be to buy one of the new MacBooks and use the monitor + MacBook as a desktop. Here's one review: https://www.pcmag.com/review/3...
by Stephen Hart
Fri Nov 02, 2018 10:56 am
Forum: Apple Watch, including watchOS
Topic: The ECG app
Replies: 1
Views: 56

Re: The ECG app

In case anyone wants to dive a little deeper into what Apple Watch does, and how it gained FDA approval, and what for, here's an article that clarifies some of the questions: The study, according to Stanford, sought to determine how many patients who received irregular pulse notifications were found...
by Stephen Hart
Thu Nov 01, 2018 10:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Considering new Mac Mini
Replies: 19
Views: 351

Re: Considering new Mac Mini

So what’s the cost breakdown vs. an iMac with comparable specs? We could also be in the market to replace a 2010 iMac that can’t use Mojave.
Also, how about comparing a smaller monitor and a Macmini vs a MacBook, assuming you don’t need to travel with it?
by Stephen Hart
Wed Oct 31, 2018 10:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mac keyboard shortcuts
Replies: 0
Views: 48

Mac keyboard shortcuts

An oldie, but a goodie--updated October 2018

https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201236
by Stephen Hart
Mon Oct 29, 2018 10:16 pm
Forum: Apple Watch, including watchOS
Topic: Change Time Zone WITHOUT iPhone
Replies: 7
Views: 121

Re: Change Time Zone WITHOUT iPhone

So is this solved with the Apple Watch 4, which can have its own cellular connection?
by Stephen Hart
Sun Oct 28, 2018 9:21 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Did anyone else get this "Apple" email?
Replies: 1
Views: 67

Re: Did anyone else get this "Apple" email?

I haven't gotten one recently (except for the Tune-In Radio scam email ) but I do occasionally. Here are a couple more: http://www.straitmac.org/phpBB3/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=2469&p=8698&hilit=phishing#p8698 http://appleinsider.com/articles/18/02/ ... munication I've also gotten notices a couple of tim...
by Stephen Hart
Fri Oct 26, 2018 11:08 pm
Forum: iOS 12
Topic: iOS 12.1 beta
Replies: 2
Views: 114

Re: iOS 12.1 beta

Apple's iPhone User Guide for iOS 12.1—which will probably be released soon—includes Group Face Time and dual SIM for iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, and iPhone XR “What’s new in iOS 12 Dual SIM. (iOS 12.1) On iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, and iPhone XR with supported carriers, you can use Dual SIM with a nan...