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Wed Mar 11

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akm3 replied to the Apple board. 4:21 PM

Re: Apple Store Down?

I forgot iTunes Match, also which gave me tons of problems...

And who could forget Ping.

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akm3 replied to the Apple board. 4:20 PM

Re: Apple Store Down?

Want us to hold your stuff? Trust us with iTools!
Forget iTools, trust us with .Mac!
Forget .Mac, the new thing is MobileMe, and it will be great.
Introducing iCloud. I know what you are thinking: Why trust the people who made MobileMe? [more]

Mon Mar 9

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akm3 replied to the Apple board. 5:16 PM

Re: USB-C?

If you have to carry around a $79 dongle with your 'ultra portable' notebook, did you actually win?

This argument isn't new though. Even on the Macbook Pro, if you want to get video out (except via HDMI?) you probably need a [more]

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akm3 replied to the Apple board. 3:12 PM

Re: USB-C?

I should add more flavor as to WHY it sucked.

Want to do a presentation? VGA dongle. Oh, you need to hook into their ethernet too? bzzt

Want to copy something from one USB hard drive to another? bzzt

Forgot to charge but [more]

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akm3 replied to the Apple board. 3:09 PM

Re: USB-C?

"I think you're missing the essence of this new device. They are clearly positioning this as an ultraportable, mobile-first type of device, almost akin to an iPad, but with a full keyboard and OS X. Most of the things those users want to do will [more]

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akm3 replied to the Apple board. 2:36 PM

Re: USB-C?

I'm not saying it will sell well or not, but I know what it was like to use the first Macbook air with only one USB port.

It sucked.

one port sucked.

It was better than this one, because it had video and one usb port. This [more]

Tue Mar 3

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akm3 replied to the Apple board. 12:59 PM

Re: $100 difference in AAPL price predictions

They create volatility.

The big banks profit from volatility.

Mon Mar 2

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akm3 replied to the Apple board. 2:57 PM

Re: $100 difference in AAPL price predictions

And they are BOTH idiots, but for different reasons!

Thu Feb 26

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akm3 replied to the Apple board. 4:54 PM

Re: Spring Forward - March 9th

This is actually pretty difficult to over analyze, it seems pretty clear for once!

Tue Feb 24

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akm3 replied to the Real Estate Inv. Trusts: REITs board. 12:37 PM

Re: Exchange Trade Notes (ETN) MORL

I don't know one way or the other to your original question, but I found this article that says to run far away.

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Mon Feb 23

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akm3 posted to the Real Estate Inv. Trusts: REITs board. 7:04 PM

REM - What happened in Aug 2014?

Looking at the chart on REM (REIT ETF) I notice it had a huge drop last August. I assume that happened to many of the REITs but what was happening at that time?

What do we think of REM right now as a risk/reward? The yield is kind of insane [more]

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akm3 replied to the Apple board. 6:34 PM

Re: Closing today:

$931 pre-split.

Wow indeed.

Wed Feb 18

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akm3 replied to the Apple board. 8:18 PM

Re: Would you buy used auto advice from this man?

Apple has always designed but outsourced manufacturing.

I'm not saying they are entering the car market or it even makes sense, but if they did wouldn't it be far more likely they would design and spec and then contract someone like FHI [more]

Thu Feb 12

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akm3 replied to the Apple board. 10:27 AM

Re: Icahn - Apple worth $216/share

I thought shares were supposed to go down when dividends were paid out. AAPL is so weird!

Wed Jan 28

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akm3 replied to the Apple board. 7:33 PM

Re: Remember Flash?

RIP Macromedia.

The real reason it took so long for YouTube to make HTML5 the default was to get it to fully support pre-roll ads, annotations, and other obtrusive monetizing bs.

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