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I'm a person who likes Apple, not an 'Apple person', there is a difference tongue.gif

If you like People, you're a people person.

See where I'm going?
post #72 of 136
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Sadly for the apple haters, this is out of apples control, neither did java send a fix then yet and neither did MS update office. in which they have full control over

Apple is responsible for updating Java, FYI.
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Sadly for the apple haters, this is out of apples control, neither did java send a fix then yet and neither did MS update office. in which they have full control over

^^ must have missed the other people saying the same thing and the explanations they received.

@ steelbom: the general consistency with which you defend/rationalize any apple related news, it wouldnt be wrong for most people to view you as an "apple person." wouldnt go so far as to say youre a fanboy either. you tend to steer clear of the "OMG APPLE = GOD, Y U ALL STOOPID PC USERS?" biggrin.gif

personally, i have no issue with someone liking any company. im not much of an apple fan (the only apple product i've owned is an ipod), but that doesnt mean some one else cant like apple.

OT

meh, malware happens everywhere. woopty do. this isnt the first time apple's had a problem, and it wont be the last. rolleyes.gif
    
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Sadly for the apple haters, this is out of apples control, neither did java send a fix then yet and neither did MS update office. in which they have full control over
On the contrary, Oracle released the updated version of Java back in February, and Apple handles delivering it on OS X, and they failed to do so until a month or two later.
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If you like People, you're a people person.
See where I'm going?
Lol fine... I'm an Apple Apple then biggrin.gif
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@ steelbom: the general consistency with which you defend/rationalize any apple related news, it wouldnt be wrong for most people to view you as an "apple person." wouldnt go so far as to say youre a fanboy either. you tend to steer clear of the "OMG APPLE = GOD, Y U ALL STOOPID PC USERS?" biggrin.gif
personally, i have no issue with someone liking any company. im not much of an apple fan (the only apple product i've owned is an ipod), but that doesnt mean some one else cant like apple.
OT
meh, malware happens everywhere. woopty do. this isnt the first time apple's had a problem, and it wont be the last. rolleyes.gif
Eh fair enough, but for the record, I like the company because of the products they make... not the other way around tongue.gif
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Where is your god now? biggrin.gif

he died from cancer.. thumb.gif


and omg.. epic "karmic" payback!! really funny
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Oh, how this thread is entertaining. I own both a 980x system and an iMac and both have their strengths. I do find it funny, however, that PC fanboys get such pleasure at any news that places Apple in a bad light. Point is that PC's have good points like gaming. Apple, on the other hand, excels at everything else.
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I'm still waiting for Apple to add an SDHC slot, support for Bluetooth file transfer and maybe even a USB port.

Relax it will come with maybe the iPad 6.. Apple cannot add all at once (which sounds like the logical thing) they won't be able to make a new iPad for at least another 8 years.

iPad 4 = SD Card
iPad 5 = Bluetooth transfer
iPad 6 = USB
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I gotta be honest, with all the Apple fanboys I've dealt with in IT, who've talked trash about PC's, it's nice to see them get a little payback.
When I've tried to explain the biggest reasoning for no malware on Macs is because of their small market share, they usually have just blown it off. Well now that Apple's getting more market share, they're starting to have malware issues. Now I can say, 'SEE I TOLD YOU SO!' wink.giftongue.gif

Yeah, the spread of malware is definitely a good thing if it means settling petty arguments with co-workers.

Some people have some pretty odd piorities IMO. rolleyes.gif
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I'm still waiting for Apple to add an SDHC slot, support for Bluetooth file transfer and maybe even a USB port.

Relax it will come with maybe the iPad 6.. Apple cannot add all at once (which sounds like the logical thing) they won't be able to make a new iPad for at least another 8 years.

iPad 4 = SD Card
iPad 5 = Bluetooth transfer
iPad 6 = USB

Yeah, because those things are really holding the iPad from catching on rolleyes.gif
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the sarcasm! it's burning my eyes!

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