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« Reply #210 on: Tue, 29 June 2010, 08:40:40 »
i really annoyed about no-more unlimited data.
but i like how the multitasking is on the new iPhone
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« Reply #211 on: Tue, 29 June 2010, 08:44:59 »
My GF got all excited about multitasking coming to the iPhone.  Then I told her how I have had for it for a year now on my Pre.  At least Apple has it, finally.  It was the one thing that made the iPhone a no-go in my book.  I need to be able to listen to Pandora and do other **** at the same time.  It pissed my GF off that she couldn't do that on her iPhone.


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« Reply #212 on: Tue, 29 June 2010, 08:54:05 »
At least I can hold it anyway I want and still make a phone call.


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« Reply #213 on: Tue, 29 June 2010, 08:58:31 »
What a boob.


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« Reply #214 on: Tue, 29 June 2010, 10:43:34 »
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My GF got all excited about multitasking coming to the iPhone.

Multitasking? Like making calls and holding it at the same time? :evil:
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« Reply #215 on: Tue, 29 June 2010, 11:04:48 »
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Multitasking? Like making calls and holding it at the same time? :evil:


It looks like they took a step backwards on this one with the 4G.


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« Reply #216 on: Tue, 29 June 2010, 11:26:43 »
Actually, you have it backwards.  Most righties hold their phones in their left hands, so they can write, eat, rub one out, whatever.  Thus, only lefties hold their phones in their right hands, so it's am evil plot from the devil himself.


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« Reply #217 on: Tue, 29 June 2010, 11:32:02 »
Wow.  There's a cause and a club for everything.


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« Reply #218 on: Tue, 29 June 2010, 11:53:57 »
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As I always tell Welly, "The Customer Is NOT Always Right".

Sure they are, but there is usually opportunity to make them more right.  Guess it depends on how much your job requires you to pucker up.

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« Reply #219 on: Wed, 20 July 2011, 09:06:40 »
I love my iPad, the GoodReader app just had a nice update and now it ROCKS.
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« Reply #220 on: Wed, 10 August 2011, 06:13:15 »
No one cares about your stock portfolio. You're already rich.

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« Reply #221 on: Sat, 13 August 2011, 02:14:05 »
The iPad is nice but iSSH sucks. The connection freezes, or it suddenly darkens and needs a total restart to fix, or it goes crazy if you tip the iPad / change orientation. Is there any decent ssh / terminal app out there ?
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« Reply #222 on: Sun, 14 August 2011, 19:50:28 »
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The iPad is nice but iSSH sucks. The connection freezes, or it suddenly darkens and needs a total restart to fix, or it goes crazy if you tip the iPad / change orientation. Is there any decent ssh / terminal app out there ?

Maybe give Prompt a whirl?

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« Reply #223 on: Thu, 18 August 2011, 10:03:43 »
I'd rather use my more powerful 10-year-old computer with a bigger display and superior input technology than an Ipad.


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« Reply #224 on: Thu, 18 August 2011, 15:39:38 »
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« Reply #225 on: Sat, 20 August 2011, 07:20:27 »
Who gives a darn about Windows 8? It'll be the next Vista. In 10 years, everybody will still be using Windows 7 just like they use XP today.
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« Reply #226 on: Sat, 20 August 2011, 10:50:02 »
I use Linux, but as far as Microsoft OS's are concerned, I liked Windows 2000 the best. Solid, and not so many annoying popups from the OS.
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« Reply #227 on: Sat, 20 August 2011, 10:56:28 »
Windows 7 is pretty rock solid IMHO.

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« Reply #228 on: Tue, 24 January 2012, 20:33:25 »
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I'd say the OP was right.

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« Reply #229 on: Tue, 24 January 2012, 21:29:45 »
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Maybe give Prompt a whirl?


second that, I use PROMPT all the the time.

works great for me