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by bluesky
Tue Jul 24, 2012 7:58 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Netgear wi-fi booster looks promising
Replies: 0
Views: 625

New Netgear wi-fi booster looks promising

If all you need is to extend the range of your wi-fi network, this Netgear wi-fi booster coming out may be the low cost ticket. It won't give you all the varied functionality of a $99 Apple Airport Express on your Airport wi-fi network, but at about half the cost it may be a solution for many. Suppo...
by bluesky
Fri Jun 15, 2012 11:37 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Apple's Retina MacBook Pro: Least fixable notebook ever?
Replies: 4
Views: 2309

Apple's Retina MacBook Pro: Least fixable notebook ever?

An iFixit teardown reveals very little hope for DIY repairs for Apple's latest... The technology surgeons at iFixit put tools into hands on the new MacBook Pro 2012 with Retina Display, and the results of their teardown were shocking in more ways than one. Apple's latest MacBook Pro may be a thing o...
by bluesky
Sun Apr 15, 2012 8:55 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Flashback Trojan: Apple's Response
Replies: 10
Views: 3144

Re: Flashback Trojan: Apple's Response

Apple has posted it's own Flashback removal tool...

http://support.apple.com/kb/DL1517
by bluesky
Fri Feb 24, 2012 7:09 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Flashback.G Trojan uses three-pronged attack on Macs
Replies: 0
Views: 738

Flashback.G Trojan uses three-pronged attack on Macs

Flashback.G Trojan uses three-pronged attack on Macs Dupes users with fake Apple certificate updated 09:45 am EST, Fri February 24, 2012 A new variant of the Flashback Trojan is infecting Macs, says security firm Intego. Dubbed Flashback.G, the malware is reported to use three different methods to t...
by bluesky
Thu Feb 23, 2012 7:08 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: ABC to Air "iFactory" Inside Apple" Tuesday
Replies: 1
Views: 817

Re: ABC to Air "iFactory" Inside Apple" Tuesday

ABC News runs clarifications, responses to 'iFactory' story updated 01:30 am EST, Thu February 23, 2012 Apple, Foxconn clarify, correct minor points ABC's recent Nightline story that showed exactly how Apple's iOS devices are put together in factories in China revealed little that was unknown to tec...
by bluesky
Mon Feb 20, 2012 7:13 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: ABC to Air "iFactory" Inside Apple" Tuesday
Replies: 1
Views: 817

ABC to Air "iFactory" Inside Apple" Tuesday

This documentary on Foxconn, one of Apple''s largest suppliers in China. Biased or not, this may be interesting.

http://www.ipodnn.com/articles/12/02/20 ... .interest/
by bluesky
Thu Feb 09, 2012 8:55 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: AppleCare Servers Fail - check Your AppleCare
Replies: 2
Views: 973

AppleCare Servers Fail - check Your AppleCare

According to an article, the AppleCare servers may have failed and AppleCare Agreements are no longer showing. See this related story. http://www.macnn.com/articles/12/01/31/blog.post.leads.to.phoney.takedown.notice/ To check for yours, go to this web site and log in with the Apple ID that you used ...
by bluesky
Mon Feb 06, 2012 8:22 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 10.6 and the 2012-001 Security Update
Replies: 16
Views: 3764

10.6 and the 2012-001 Security Update

Does anyone locally know of any instances of this item I was forwarded? "If you have a Mac running Snow Leopard (10.6), you should not install the latest Security Update 2012-001 released by Apple. It has caused some major problems for PowerPC apps using Rosetta (ie Filemaker, Quicken, Photoshop, Wo...