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|02-03-2012 09:49 AM|
Scared to argue with the administrator but
Originally Posted by administrator View Post
It is not a big deal. However I was just expressing my opinion. I like how simple cruisers forum and sailowners app is. Because I can post pictures with just a tap from where ever I am.
An ease of access type of situation.
Example: I am on my boat and need to take a picture of something I need the forums help with. Well as it stands now i would have to take the picture then go home. Upload the picture or pictures onto my MacBook. Then access the site and upload the images.
When I could of taken the picture. Tapped the app typed my question tapped add picture then posted it. Via 3G Internet that my computer does not have. Even if I had my MacBook on the boat with me I would have no Internet to upload the picture with.
|02-03-2012 09:19 AM|
Originally Posted by benjmin View Post
why - the ipad supports running real web browsers
that would be like asking to run 87 octane in a ZR1 Vette.
|01-31-2012 08:13 PM|
Such cynicism from one so young. Jonesy, your lack of faith in the scruples of the IT industry in general and in St Steve of Jobs in particular is unsettling to say the least.
|01-30-2012 10:30 PM|
|bljones||Show me where I'm wrong. Point out the errors.|
|01-30-2012 10:25 PM|
This guy is funny
|01-30-2012 09:43 PM|
You done loading pictures yet? hey, how's the telephoto lens on your iphone? or the flash?
Just like a Swiss Army knife is an okay knife and an okay screwdriver, but is not a great knife or replaces a toolbox, an iPhone does many things, few of them well, but most of them conveniently.
Yeah, they're amazing alright. and somehow, every year, a new one comes out that has features the previous model didn't. Every year. Features that can't be added to the previous version. So, if you want to stay cutting edge you have to buy a new phone, or a new tablet, every year. Yeah, Jobs was a visionary the same way PT Barnum was.
Oh, and Apple doesn't really need to hire code slingers either to add real content and suability to their devices because there are all sorts of suckers out there hoping to win the app lottery, happy to sell their App through Apple's monopoly app store.
And let's not delve too deep into Apple's dismal workplace safety rating at their factories in China, which Apple is loath to change because it would mean higher prices.
I keep waiting for the Apple disciples to catch on and say "Wait a minute- is it possible they actually had all this technology and all these features this year, but didn't install it, just so that they could introduce a iPad4 or 5 or iPhone 7.94 model at CES next year that I will just need to have?"
|01-30-2012 09:35 PM|
Originally Posted by champlain94 View Post
|01-30-2012 08:37 PM|
What the hell are you talking about. I own an iPhone. I didn't wait in line
And it takes great pics. I don't like huge company's either. But steve jobs was a visionary. iPhones are unbelievable. Once
There jail broken. You can do so much with them. Camera,gps,phone,flashlight,tracking device.
|01-30-2012 01:10 PM|
|01-30-2012 12:55 PM|
Huh... maybe you shouldn't have followed the masses and bought overpriced Sheeple products.
I don't have any problems loading pictures from my camera. However, unlike an iPhone or Ipad, my camera doesn't take lousy pictures in addition to playing low fidelity music and make phone calls.
Luckily, I actually have a phone and a stereo for music and communication... that I didn't have to wait in line to purchase... and that won't be obsolete next year because the manufacturer's business model is built on limited feature release and limited legacy support to drive hardware sales.
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