Time Machine Reminder

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I was reading through some of the Mac Tech web sites that I visit on a regular basis and came across one users experience with Time Machine. This gentleman had good experiences with Time Machine, but he mentioned something that I had forgotten about.

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Another Switcher

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I have a friend who leased a building to the owner of a Mac Superstore. While he was dealing with the store owner he was exposed to the Macintosh computer. Well, he and his wife finally go one, or so.

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Realbasic

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Have you ever tried programming software? I have always wanted to learn some kind of basic programming. Not to write professional software, but just to write some simple programs for personal use.

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Apple Rep

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We met with an Apple Rep at my work today. He flew out from Cupertino to check in with us and determine what our computer needs would be for our next budget year.

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Newbies and Macs

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So, I am sitting there working on a Mac tower at my work. The user was sitting there watching me install Office ’08. In between the downloads of multiple updates we got to talking. What do you talk about when the Mac tech dude is in your cube? Macs, of…

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The PC Fix

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Just recently at my work I went with one of the PC guys to work on one of our executives computers at his home. The PC guy ran an adware program to remove adware from the machine which had been running very slow.

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Bandwidth

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How is your bandwidth for your computer setup? I have a 1.5 DSL connection which works quite nicely for our workflow. However, lately we have been having slow network issues. I have checked the iMac and all is well. Then I read an article stating that AT&T is experimenting with…

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Toast 8 Titanium

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Many people, including myself, have used the Toast application for copying and burning DVD’s for years. The current version is version 9. I am still using version 8 in Leopard and it seems to work well. However, on a recent project of copying several dual layer DVD’s (legally) I kept…

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