PC WORLD: Apple tops in reliability
They "smoked the competition"...
In article <C91A7E9A.43B61email@example.com>,
George Kerby <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> They "smoked the competition"...
You beat me to it.
Vancouver, British Columbia
<http://gallery.me.com/alangbaker/100008/D...top 5 games + PC website
I've ordered new parts for my PC and after spending years in the doldrums
of PC gaming, I'm finally going to witness new releases on my machine.
The problem is I'm so out of touch, I have no idea what the latest and best
So, what are the best games at the moment?
Also any decent PC gaming websites to recommend? I've tried
www.gamespot.com and IGN but both are so laden with ads its a hassle to
On Thu, 23 Sep 2004 22:46:08 +0100, OVS
>So, what are the best games at the moment?
My brief list...Clean your PC with top 5 tools
No matter how meticulous you are in limiting the number of fre
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th...PC World top 50 gadgets
The papa PC World has ranked tha bling n tha Commodore 64 is in tha
charts at No 27.
Top rank'n is tha Atari (7) n TRS-80 (25)
Them Sinclair dudes scraped in at No 47.
Dear bliss us, each n every one!
...Worlds Top 5 Cell Phones!!!
Hmmmmmm. I wonder why Apples phone didn't make the list?
> Hmmmmmm. I wonder why Apples phone didn't make the list?
No you don't, even you, if you wondered about it for a while, the answer
is so blindingly obvious, even you would get it.
On 2007-08-18 17:48:50 -0700, nospamatall <email@example.com> said:
>> Hmmmmmm. I wonder why Apples phone didn't make the list?
> No you don't, even yo...PC World Top 100 products 2005
Review by PCWorld....
Treo 650 # 6 of 100. Not bad
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Wow! PC World lists Apple as having 5 of the top 25... nobody else got more
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In article <firstname.lastname@example.org>, nospam <email@example.com>...Three Unnamed Top PC Makers Want OS X
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Fortune magazine reports that 'three top PC makers' want to license OS
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Background: Mac OS X is built at the core from components that were
designed to run on Intel as well as PowerPC hardware. These OS
components include the Mach 3.0 kernel and FreeBSD, commonly known these
days as the open source Darwin OS. In other words, there is nothing
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In January, Hewlett-Packard will introduce a glossy black mini-laptop
at retail for a mere $379. When it does, it will become the first
major computer maker this decade (besides Apple, of course) to push a
non-Windows PC in stores. This Linux-based version of the HP Mini
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Odd isn't it, every time I went to buy a Linux netbook, they were sold out
before my payment cleared the bank, even tho they had stock when I ordered.
I'm not saying that OQO failed *because* they only offered Windows XP Pro
and not Linux on their units, I'm sure it's just a coincidence ....
I'm sure their *high return rates* weren't cause by Windows either, that's
probably just another coincidence ...
Despite their high prices and high return rates, we've always had a soft
spot for OQO. But the recent resignation of a CEO, retailer problems, a...Appil top client PC maker smacking down HP to second place
Appil top client PC maker
No longer is HP the top dog in PCs.
HP strategy is windopws PC and it has lost the
race as appil displaces it for top dog as client
If it were not for open source, there would no appil.
That is a clear warning to HP and other hardware
makers - switch to open source to save your bacon now
or kiss goodbye to ALL hardware sales. If you don't like BSD
open source because of the huge infrastructure needed
to get it going like appil has, then use Linux to jump
Do it pronto...PC World
PCWORLD.com (and possibly PC World Magazine) just published their "top
50 gadgets of all time" and the Model 100 is in the top 25.
Glad to see the TRS-80 still getting its due :)
"Ira" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> PCWORLD.com (and possibly PC World Magazine) just published their "top
> 50 gadgets of all time" and the Model 100 is in the top 25.
> Glad to see the TRS-80 still getting its due :)
Did you g...TWO OKI MONOCHROME PRINTERS RANKED IN PC WORLD TOP TEN LIST
TWO OKI MONOCHROME PRINTERS RANKED IN PC WORLD TOP TEN LIST
Both OKI B4300 and B8300n Recognized for Printing Excellence
MOUNT LAUREL, N.J. � November 20, 2003 � Oki Data Americas, Inc., a
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its award winning streak for its innovative solutions, with the most
recent accolades coming from PC World, a leading technology magazine.
The November 2003 issue of PC World ranked two OKI digital monochrome
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I thought a small shareware program making its way into a list which
giants like Adobe, Google exist is a good thing.
Here is Jonas Salling's blog entry along with links :
"Salling Clicker 3.0 made PCWorld.com�s Top 100!
PCWorld.com digs Salling Clicker 3. We�re in good company, too! Some of
the other cool products awarded are Intel Core Duo, Newsgator
FeedDemon, Google Earth, and Xbox 360. Many thanks to the kind folks at
...Apple TV Ranks #11 in PC World's Top 100 Products of 2007
The 100 Best Products of 2007
Our editors rank the best PCs, HDTVs, components, sites, and
services. Plus: the products we're looking forward to next year,
and which technologies are rising and falling.
Edited by Eric Dahl, PC World
Monday, May 21, 2007 1:00 AM PDT
The Top 100 Products, in Ranked Order
1. Google Apps Premier Edition
2. Intel Core 2 Duo
3. Nintendo Wii
4. Verizon FiOS Vendor Site
5. RIM Blackberry 8800 Review
6. Parallels Desktop
7. Pioneer Elite 1080p PRO-FHD1
8. Infrant Tec...[News] [Linux] DEFCON Linux Released, Ubuntu Linux Among Top 20 Products at PC World
DEFCON Linux released!
| Good news to all Linux users as we announce the release of
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Ubuntu made #16 in "Top 100 Products" at PC World.
On May 23, 5:16 am, Roy Schestowitz <newsgro...@schestowitz.com>
> DEFCON Linux released!
> ,----[ Quote
> | Good news to all Linux users as we announce the release of
> | DEFCON Linux today!
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Using QE Passport on Win XP. When trying to print from a non admin
user, the colour alternatives are greyed out and therefore not
possible to choose. But, when logging in as admin I can print all
colours. Any Suggestions why?
...Which soundblaster (if any) for surround in Logic 5.5 on PC?
Here's the scoop: I'm using Logic 5.5 on a PC. Currently, I have an
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"Options->Preferences->Surround...". I now suspect that the
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control some analog mixer at the output stage of the card.
Put in simpler terms, I fear that it's impossible to send comple...Need FrameMaker 5.5.6 (or newer) for PC
Here's my situation.
I use Linux (right now Fedora Core 6) for my day-to-day computing. I have an
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I would like to retire the Sun but this would leave me without access to FM.
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I have some question,How can I query the table in File Maker,to write
sql statement to select specific rows from database,because I see that
it save all the data in .FP5 format file and there is no tables.
Marina S. wrote:
> Hi ,
> I have some question,How can I query the table in File Maker,to write
> sql statement to select specific rows from database,because I see that
> it save all the data in .FP5 format file and there is no tables.
In FileMaker 5.5, the format file *is* the table. See "View as Table" to
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Mirus and Linspire have teamed to launch a new line of Linux-based
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__/ [Au79] on Thursday 12 January 2006 23:12 \__
> Mirus and Linspire have teamed to launch a new line of Linux-based
> desktop computers starting at $299.
Here in the UK you can get an eSys computer with Linux for under GBP 150
(approximately $250 including VAT). The are several ve...PC Magazine
Nothing beats this Operating System!
You can start your move up here:
or Visit one of 70 National Apple Stores here:
On Mon, 03 Nov 2003 18:39:35 -0700, John wrote:
> Nothing beats this Operating System!
> You can start your move up here:
> or Visit one of 70 National Apple Stores here:
Maybe it will go somewhere if they...Re: PROC SQL: top 5 in each group #5
Here is one SQL solution i tried.
input YEAR ASSETS;
create table top5 as
select *,(select count(*) from test b where a.year=b.year and
a.assets<=b.assets) as gt5 from test a
where calculated gt5<=5;
On Tue, Mar 31, 2009 at 12:26 PM, Gilsen, Bruce F. <email@example.com>wrote:
> A user wants to create a data set with the top 5 values of ASSETS for each
&...[News] 5 Out of 5 for Eee PC (with Linux), Microsoft Scared
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Asus Eee PC 901
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| Both notebooks also use the same Linux Xandros operating system and have a
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| the 901 is superior to that of the 900, you’ll be hard pressed to tell the
| There was some confusion about the 900’s battery: at the time of launch, Asus
| UK believed that it would ship with a 5800mAh battery. Many arrived with a
| 4400mAh affair, which fizz...