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    <a href="http://www.mactalk.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2010/11/1048016_550_art_R01.jpeg"><img class="alignright size-medium wp-image-11321" src="http://www.mactalk.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2010/11/1048016_550_art_R01-215x300.jpg" alt="" width="215" height="300" /></a><a href="http://ihnatko.com/2010/11/22/now-ios-4-2-is-here-and-installed/" target="_blank">Andy Ihnatko gives his opinion on iOS 4.2 for iPad</a>, and his thoughts echo Steve Jobs' on the matter; he too is wondering if there will be any decent iPad competitors.

    This <a href="http://support.apple.com/kb/HT2466?viewlocale=en_US" target="_blank">Apple support article on how to pick up and carry your iMac G5</a> wins the award for the most useful Apple support document, ever. Alternatively, there's also the one that tells you <a href="http://support.apple.com/kb/TA47226?viewlocale=en_US" target="_blank">how to do the same thing for your iMac (flat panel)</a>.

    With iOS 4.2 just out of the gates, what better than to begin rumours about iOS 4.3? MacStories tell us that <a href="http://www.macstories.net/news/ios-4-3-to-launch-in-mid-december-with-app-subscriptions/" target="_blank">iOS 4.3 is slated to drop sometime mid-December</a>, and will also reportedly bring "app subscriptions".

    So, um, someone went and <a href="http://www.tuaw.com/2010/11/22/fifth-ave-apple-store-recreated-in-minecraft/" target="_blank">created the flagship Fifth Avenue Apple Store in Minecraft</a>. What have you done today?

    What's so badass about the new MobileMe login page? According to BadassJS.com, the <a href="http://badassjs.com/post/1649735994/the-new-mobileme-login-page-has-some-badass-js" target="_blank">Javascript on the new MobileMe login page is pretty badass</a>. So badass.

    In what was possibly the most overhyped launch in the history of Apple, there's no denying the fact that <a href="http://www.9to5mac.com/37518/beatles-itunes-sales-2-million-songs-450000-albums" target="_blank">the*release*of the Beatles on iTunes has been popular</a> - so popular, in fact, that they've sold 2 million songs and some 450,000 albums. Try not to be too impressed.

    Opera 11 is an alternative web browser for the Mac that isn't Chrome or Firefox <a href="http://www.macworld.com/article/155931/2010/11/opera_beta_11.html" target="_blank">that sports some pretty unique features</a>, and a beta for Mac is available for you to try right now.

    What, exactly, is an untethered jailbreak? And how does it differ to a tethered one? <a href="http://osxdaily.com/2010/11/24/tethered-jailbreak-vs-untethered-jailbreak/" target="_blank">OSX Daily have all the answers</a>.

    As terrible as the new text message tones in iOS 4.2 are (I'm using Calypso as it isn't <em>that </em>terrible), you'd have to wonder <a href="http://www.tipb.com/2010/11/23/text-tones-42-iphone-3g3gs/" target="_blank">why devices just one generation behind don't get them</a>. Chalk this one up to another one of Apple's strange decisions just don't cry "deliberate*obsolescence*strategy".

    If you've always wanted a Parrot.AR Drone but haven't had the cash to shell out for one from the US, good news the awesome iPhone-controlled flying machine is coming to Australia, and will be <a href="http://www.goodgearguide.com.au/article/369012/parrot_ar_drone_now_flying_australia/" target="_blank">sold exclusively through Telstra and Fone Zone stores from the 30th of*November*for $349</a>.
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    Byrd

    Upgraded to iOS8 on iPhone 5S, now BT to car kit buggered

    My Koenigsegg One:1 is also having issues *

    * Mazda 3 MPS bodykit

    Byrd Today, 09:17 AM Go to last post
    hawker

    iPhone 6 VS iPhone 6 Plus

    Not easy in one hand. Although I don't have massive hands. However I tend to hold in one hand and type with the other and that's easy enough. Holding

    hawker Today, 08:25 AM Go to last post
    the_doctor

    Upgraded to iOS8 on iPhone 5S, now BT to car kit buggered

    My car bluetooth (2013 Range Rover *) worked with my brand new iPhone 6 ** until I updated to 8.0.2. None of the online fixes have worked for me. The

    the_doctor Today, 08:04 AM Go to last post
    jsarchibald

    iPhone 6 VS iPhone 6 Plus

    One handed is nowhere near as easy as my 5S was. But I'm finding that using two hands again is actually sort of neat.

    That said, you can

    jsarchibald Today, 06:51 AM Go to last post
    ramizkhoda

    Re: Calendar App Locations (How do we clear it?)

    I am having the same issue. In iOS 8, once I put a location in the Calendar App, it automatically saves it and appears if I try to create a new appointment.

    ramizkhoda Today, 05:29 AM Go to last post
    swoffa

    Random Photography Thread V5.0

    White Tails! Arrrrgh. Didn't help my arachnophobia when a lady at work lost most of the skin on her hand due to a bite from one. I now farm the daddy

    swoffa Yesterday, 09:59 PM Go to last post
    soulman

    Random Photography Thread V5.0

    Good score and one of the many reasons to love spiders. I find it hard to understand how people dislike creatures that control biting insect populations.

    soulman Yesterday, 09:13 PM Go to last post
    swoffa

    Random Photography Thread V5.0

    Interesting read. I feel for the writer.

    Pretty sure that was a March fly. We used to get bitten by the blighters every summer at the beach.

    swoffa Yesterday, 08:50 PM Go to last post
    james the 2nd

    iPhone 6 VS iPhone 6 Plus

    Oh, this is not making the decision any easier

    Really though, thanks for all the feedback

    How is the Plus with one

    james the 2nd Yesterday, 08:42 PM Go to last post
    LCGuy

    He's Alive! (School yard bullying story)

    This. I had a lot of trouble with bullying at high school...and while I'd like to think that some of the people who gave me trouble back then are sorry

    LCGuy Yesterday, 08:15 PM Go to last post