While I wait for my cable company to get its act together on this matter (I sure wish consumers could switch their cable company as easily as they can switch phone companies!), I'll have to be content with reading items such as Eric Belsley's article … Read more
I asked Jeff Baudin (of MicroMat) about this and he graciously supplied more details:"Actually, it has an awkward and unacceptable one. Here's how it would be … Read more
Total Recall was selling a "almost-released" version of … Read more
Problems getting started Readers have noted a few problems just getting started with it:Can't install on hard drive Eric-Jan Japing reports: "The Updater would only let me upgrade the master disk." When trying to update RAM Doubler on his hard drive, the installer said it is not possible to install "in your currently active System Folder (dimmed because Ram Doubler is not installed)." Roberta Willing, Jeff Vermuth … Read more
The articles mostly caution against too much optimism (noting, for example, that revenues actually declined slightly this quarter, even though profits were up). But, hey, these were … Read more
Users have also complained that the implementation of "Always Hide Others" in version 4.0 is too strict. … Read more
AutoStart worm CIAC bulletin The USA Department of Energy CIAC (Computer Incident Advisory Capability) now has a bulletin on the AutoStart 9805 Macintosh Worm Virus. (Thanks, MacVirus.) By the way, there now seem to be at least 5 strains of the virus. Make sure your anti-virus tool of choice is updated (if necessary) to be able to detect all strains.
G3 Series PB heat Several readers are complaining about how … Read more