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It's a "rage" similar with one installing Portal on a Mac with integrated graphics, really.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dCEQZ_4V7NY
That made me lol. He has obviously the same QI as a rock.
     
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It is an interesting idea. Make the customer happy, and the money will follow. /sarcasm
Jobs: "We've spent years developing this formula with precision. This revolutionises business, again."
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Funny how we OCN'ers love to trump each other's benchmarks. Just a couple hundred points in 3DMark Vantage will make us scream "better performance!" than the other rig.
not everyone. I couldn't care less about benchmarks, as they don't dictate any real world performance.
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post #134 of 377
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It's a "rage" similar with one installing Portal on a Mac with integrated graphics, really.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dCEQZ_4V7NY
This guy is obviously not a member from OCN...This is what happens when you don't pay attention to the world around you, you end up trying to run portal on a 2 year old mac that was 2 years behind when he bought it brand new.
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This guy is obviously not a member from OCN...This is what happens when you don't pay attention to the world around you, you end up trying to run portal on a 2 year old mac that was 2 years behind when he bought it brand new.
His mac was brand new when Portal released!
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Apple is pretty simple to break down.

Make products that are incredibly aesthetically pleasing. Make a strong UI that is also aesthetically pleasing. Make sure the hardware is solid. Don't sit still after a success. Sell a trillion fu**king units. Apple sells hardware and a hardware experience.
    
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Apple is pretty simple to break down.

Make products that are incredibly aesthetically pleasing. Make a strong UI that is also aesthetically pleasing. Make sure the hardware is solid. Don't sit still after a success. Sell a trillion fu**king units. Apple sells hardware and a hardware experience.
Like a hooker wearing a ton of makeup. Looks nice on the surface, but then when you actually get down to he technical side of things, you get AIDS.
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Because after all, people use laptops without access to outlets for 5+ hours all the time right?

Calling anything from Apple ease of use is stupid. All the times I get recommended Mac computers, I always get told I should use the Windows emulator on top of it, thats retarded, I have to use Windows on Mac OS X to get features I need? DUMB.

I'll say this, the Apps aren't the same, but tickle me this... why is it that the big bad con of Xoom is that is unfinished because theres not a lot of apps, but these same people reviewed iPads and didn't care about the lack of apps?
Don't quote me like I'm some fanboy. I was simply pointing out a positive.
Edited by scyy - 3/4/11 at 12:04pm
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Vista is the Windows ME of future PC's, a buggy mess.
What exactly is buggy about it? I've used it for 2+ years without a Issue that was directly related to it being vista. Of course I've used it on AMD 6000+ and not a Pentium III. Vista wasn't nearly as bad as everyone made it out to be. UAC was a little Overprotective but that's the only thing I can think of that was annoying. If they would've just toned that down a bit to where it was only asking for certain things...UAC is really good coming from a security stand point. Kind of protects end user's from themselves.




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It's a "rage" similar with one installing Portal on a Mac with integrated graphics, really.

[url]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dCEQZ_4V7NY[ /url]


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That made me lol. He has obviously the same QI as a rock.

It's OK, I'm sure he drives an Audi or a BMW....
Edited by AIpha - 3/4/11 at 12:29pm
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It's OK, I'm sure he drives an Audi or a BMW....
Love the sarcasm implied there.

It looks like he drives some sort of pickup and Ford Sedan in his videos. Clearly that theory of Mac users having cars made for cocks is dropped.
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