this is what I have
Model Name: Mac mini
Model Identifier: Macmini5,1
Processor Name: Intel Core i5
Processor Speed: 2.3 GHz
Number of Processors: 1
Total Number of Cores: 2
L2 Cache (per Core): 256 KB
L3 Cache: 3 MB
Memory: 8 GB
with a 27 inch view sonic monitor..
thinking about going new imac 27 with the fusion drive… i figure i can sell my mac mini for 500 so it would be like a 1700 dollar purchase….
Continue reading [MAC] to, how much better would a new Imac be then what i currently have?
Just pulled the trigger and bought the 2.3GHz quad-core i7 mini. Ordered 16GB of RAM from newegg as they have 15% off all laptop RAM plus free 2-day shipping with ShopRunner (ends today if you want to get in on the deal). Also ordered the kit from OWC to add the 2nd hard drive. Throwing my 500GB Momentus XT in there (one of those drives with 8GB of flash memory on it too). Think I’ll sell my old mini (original Intel Core Duo) for like $150 on CL. Just needed a machine to get me through until the new MBPs hit (I’m sure it’ll just be a speed bump after the big release on the last ones going to Retina displays).
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This is a repost from the main, but I figured I’d post it here for more knowledgeable replies.
My shell scripting class started today, we’re starting out with bash (but only for the first week or so).
We got our first lab, and I’d like to have someone who is experienced with bash I can PM for help as needed.
The lab is basically to accept user input, then generate random numbers to create "lottery tickets" where the MaxValue of the numbers, the number of values per ticket, and the number of UNIQUE tickets generated are all user-specified.
Continue reading Anyone here good with bash scripting?
What I’m trying to do is easy enough in thought, and I’m pretty sure I’ve seen this in a corporate setting but anyways what I’m looking to do is..
I run a business business, and I have one customer support employee. She answers the customer support e-mails that come to her via Outlook 2007 on her computer that we have setup for a few different e-mail accounts – all of which she answers.
I am part owner of the company, and for the first time in a while; I would like to take a more hands-on approach in my business moving forward.
Continue reading [PC] Question About Outlook Admin Account – Trying to View Employee’s Cust. Support E-mail
seems like I’m using an awful lot of RAM for nothing at all
Yes, it does. The "Calendar" App in my version only uses 43.9 MB.
iCal is definitely using too much. Quit the app, relaunch it, then watch it.
Continue reading [MAC] wacky memory usage
Time to grab a new router
haven’t had to buy one in 6-7 yrs lol.
sooooooo out of the loop
Need one for the house and def want one with:
going to be using it for streaming netflix/hulu to ps3/xbox and streaming 1080p/720p movies from the tower to the ps3/xbox/tablets/etc
so far from just browsing around it seems as if this is the best one out there
ASUS RT-N66U Dual-Band Wireless-N900 Gigabit Router
Continue reading Best router out there right now?
I’m using the windows remote Desktop feature to log into touch screen displays (WinXP Machines) on my network. It works great except that whenever I use it logs the user out of windows and they can’t log on as there is no keyboard.
It logs the user off as soon as I log in. Is there a way to prevent this from happening. I didn’t see any options to prevent this from happening.
I’m using the windows remote Desktop
feature to log into touch screen displays (WinXP Machines) on my network. It works great except that whenever I use it logs the user out of windows and they can’t log on as there is no keyboard. Continue reading Win XP – Remote Desktop: Logs user off
I live in the dorms and it gets really, really, really loud sometimes. Can someone recommend good pair of earbuds that pretty much blocks out all outside noise?
Any way to disable the mouseover tooltip in Chrome? When I move the mouse or scroll on OT and other forums the popup refreshes instantly and I find it annoying and distracting. Any way to disable this or delay it? Any help is appreciated. Thanks!
Chrome Version 25.0.1364.172 m
I have a bunch of DVDs that I would love to store on my media server and get rid of, but I’m not sure what the best program to do this would be. Thoughts?
handbrake has always come highly recommended