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    <a href="http://www.mactalk.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2010/11/Steve_Jobs_1.jpg"><img class="alignright size-medium wp-image-11075" src="http://www.mactalk.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2010/11/Steve_Jobs_1-300x226.jpg" alt="" width="300" height="226" /></a>Something has got to be said about card games. Whether you're paying people out on public transport for using their iPad to play a little Solitaire before work, or whether you're hunting down that special Christmas present for your grandparents, <a href="http://iphone.appstorm.net/roundups/games/100-awesome-card-games-for-the-iphone/" target="_blank">card games are insanely popular</a> and I'm not entirely sure why.

    TidBITS have published an eulogy for the Xserve, entitled "<a href="http://db.tidbits.com/article/11735" target="_blank">may it rack in peace</a>". A good read from the*perspective*of a datacenter professional.

    <a href="http://daringfireball.net/2010/11/apples_pricing_advantage" target="_blank">Apple's pricing advantage</a>. Wait, what? John Gruber himself explains why Apple's kit is just so good and why competitors can't even come close.

    From the guy that brought you the iPad + Velco film that was featured on the Apple website comes <a href="http://jesserosten.com/2010/ipad-photoshoot" target="_blank">the story of the iPad photoshoot</a> ever seen anyone use iPads as a light source? You have now.

    Adobe Audition is to Apple's Logic as apples are to oranges, and <a href="http://www.tuaw.com/2010/11/09/adobe-audition-for-mac-public-beta-now-available/" target="_blank">the public beta of Audition is available right now</a>.

    Have you ever wanted to learn how to use the Terminal? Most Mac users don't realise how powerful it actually is luckily for you, Smoking Apples have <a href="http://smokingapples.com/software/tutorials/mac-terminal-tips/" target="_blank">a crash course in using the Mac Terminal</a>.

    Speaking of the Terminal, using some cool voices <a href="http://osxdaily.com/2010/11/09/make-your-mac-sing-songs/" target="_blank">you can even make your Mac sing you a song</a>. If you're after more, <a href="http://forums.mactalk.com.au/19/44905-your-apple-has-secret-urge-sing-you.html" target="_blank">there's a thread for that</a>.

    Okay, now I need an iPad. The awesome folks at Firemint have announced <a href="http://toucharcade.com/2010/11/09/online-multiplayer-flight-control-hd/" target="_blank">online Game Center multiplayer for Flight Control HD</a>. No word on whether this feature will be coming to the iPhone version, though.

    <a href="http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4250" target="_blank">Apple just released Mac OS X 10.6.5</a>, finally putting an end to all these developer builds. Go update already!

    The guy that invented fingerless gloves must have had an iPhone, because all that capacitive goodness just won't work when you're wearing gloves. Soon, that may all change <a href="http://www.tipb.com/2010/11/09/future-iphone-sport-nextgen-capacitive-touch-display-gloves/" target="_blank">thanks to some fancy new display technology</a>.
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    Oldmacs

    G4/G5 Usability (aka Tell Me To Toss Them To The Collectors)

    We bought an Eyetv net stream and were VERY disappointed!

    You have to have your aerial next to your router for it to work so the net stream

    Oldmacs Today, 03:49 PM Go to last post
    swoffa

    Announcing: The Littlest Hobo

    Poor little tyke.
    Though I bet he's bouncing around like it never happened by now.

    swoffa Today, 12:08 PM Go to last post
    lawrencium

    Announcing: The Littlest Hobo

    Hope he is okay for Christmas. Good on him, very brave.

    Santa should be extra-generous this year. I'll put in a good word for him.

    lawrencium Today, 10:08 AM Go to last post
    Dog Knight

    G4/G5 Usability (aka Tell Me To Toss Them To The Collectors)

    Yeah, I wasn't able to find any locally when I got mine. It was only available by the elgato website in the UK I think.

    I got one second

    Dog Knight Today, 09:07 AM Go to last post
    cosmichobo

    Announcing: The Littlest Hobo

    Thanks everyone.

    Should've heard Mrshobo scream... first when he fell, which made me go racing... Then as I got there, she had him

    cosmichobo Yesterday, 07:04 PM Go to last post
    imacattack

    Mac Pro 2008 Random Shut Down During Boot Up.

    The offending files were removed and the machine is no longer sluggish anymore and the machine has stopped with the random boot shutdowns for now.

    imacattack Yesterday, 06:36 PM Go to last post
    julee86

    Announcing: The Littlest Hobo

    Glad lil Patrick is okay!

    julee86 Yesterday, 11:40 AM Go to last post
    soulman

    Mac Pro 2008 Random Shut Down During Boot Up.

    Yeah, I'd definitely be getting rid of the adware. I'm also not a fan of things like CleanMyMac2, but each to their own. Everything else looks fine

    soulman Yesterday, 11:35 AM Go to last post
    imacattack

    Mac Pro 2008 Random Shut Down During Boot Up.

    The Safe Mac Adware Removal Guide : Genieo

    imacattack Yesterday, 11:06 AM Go to last post
    SRG

    Announcing: The Littlest Hobo

    Ouch, also glad to here the young fella is going ok.

    SRG Yesterday, 09:58 AM Go to last post