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Apple,Mac & all that Jazz

category: offtopic [glöplog]
Too long since ranting...doing this only for Hyde and myself(coz it irritates me)

why is apple at some listings more worth than both GE and Microsoft?
What would happen if Apple stopped excisting today? Contra if Microsoft or say Oracle would stop to excist?
What if GM/GE ended, and Apple ended? What would make the most damage to the world?

Do any of you who actually do "real work that actually makes money to your state" use Mac?

I don´t understand that a company built on "toys", music and silly apps can be more worth than f.i oil companies with trilions of billions of worth of future income and bilions of dollars in technology and equipment.

and dont get me started on facebook...WTFFFFUUUCK???

ohh well, some lists show Walmart as the biggest company in the world, so maybe im wrong.


SCHEISSE!

yeah, Im drunk, and I love it :D
added on the 2012-02-18 04:54:07 by tFt tFt
who gives a shit
added on the 2012-02-18 05:01:08 by jazz jazz
Apple, Mac....but not (all that) Jazz

Soooh,....Jazz, still doing Amiga mods?
added on the 2012-02-18 05:08:04 by tFt tFt
you know how many ipods and iphones the world has?

also: oil is running out! your days are numbered bitch!
added on the 2012-02-18 06:43:02 by psenough psenough
Apple = mainly consumer electronics, amongst other things
Microsoft = mainly business software developing, amongst other things

You're comparing tomatoes with cookies. Both have one thing in common, they can be eaten.
added on the 2012-02-18 10:09:26 by xTr1m xTr1m
SONY is better

SONY
added on the 2012-02-18 10:18:08 by Zplex Zplex
So, you went at a party and the dj used a mac or what? xD

My point about Apple, I know a lot of creative people who don't want to bother much with computers and especially musicians. Here are some reasons they love their macbooks:

1/ Apple introduced firewire and most gears, back some years ago, were more efficient using firewire port and so far, I and friends never had to complain about macbook firewire... it's not the case with some pc laptop (or, maybe it changed, back in some years, it was a pain in my ass I recall)
2/ NODRIVERINSTALLATIONS.
3/ macOS comes with several applications for dealing with midi gears.
4/ some major applications are on macOS (Logic?)
5/ you look well cooler than if you had an acer, you can't deny it.
added on the 2012-02-18 10:21:15 by __ __
android application needs libzip to load a file from the .apk that is the executable, when using native code. it's a shame that thing couldn't be simplier. when I've code my pinball for iPhone or iPad, I do not encounter such a problem, except to retrieve the directory of my application.

WTF ?
added on the 2012-02-18 10:49:01 by Bartoshe Bartoshe
still doing amiga mods but no releases to put them into :)
added on the 2012-02-18 11:10:09 by jazz jazz
My dad wears more make-up that your dad!
added on the 2012-02-18 11:28:33 by trc_wm trc_wm
knl: Proffessional notebooks like Thinkpads or Latitudes (which you normally can't buy in a store where washing mashines are sold.) look still more proffessional than a toy. You can't deny it either. ;-)
added on the 2012-02-18 11:33:04 by Exin Exin
Tft, all the hip'n'trendy silicon valley tech startups use macs. Also, i was at a CouchDB training last april and I was the *only* guy on Windows. They hadn't even tested the course material on Windows (curl commands that didnt work on cmd.exe because cmd.exe is borked). At BigCorp though, indeed, not many macs I guess.
added on the 2012-02-18 11:46:39 by skrebbel skrebbel
Jazz: Nice to know :)
Maybe I can get a mod or 2 when its time to do a new RNO Musicdisk :)

Also, you should hop on board with the musicdisk project by TDK and a bunch of people. Seems promising.

http://www.facebook.com/groups/255815037808023/doc/278320585557468/
added on the 2012-02-18 12:51:14 by tFt tFt
your atleast not drunk as hell and trying to hit on a 35year old woman as bergelin did yesterday
Høøøøy, 35 is no age..... "Midt i livet, men fortsatt GOD DAMN FOXYYY
added on the 2012-02-18 13:15:30 by tFt tFt
aw fuck, tft, we've secretly planned our covert ninja strike against apple hq for how many years now, 5? and then you go on pouet drunk as a sailor and just tell everyone... Thanks alot. THANKS ALOT.
added on the 2012-02-18 13:45:20 by Hyde Hyde
go drink a latte about it!
I use a Macbook Pro for real work, yeah, and so does a whole shitload of other people. :)

Also, if you want to rant about being worth alot -- talk about Facebook instead ;)
added on the 2012-02-18 15:14:58 by gloom gloom
Exin: I, and many other musicians, don't care about pro or not pro. They want it reliable and straight to the point... the point being: make music.
added on the 2012-02-18 16:50:19 by __ __
(that being said, I own both a pc tower running under winXP and a macbook pro :)
added on the 2012-02-18 16:51:06 by __ __
This message was sent from an iPhone, iPad, iPod, MacBook, Mac mini, iMac. It would have been impossible to deliver such a cool message from a non-Apple device. Bye
added on the 2012-02-18 18:01:21 by Zplex Zplex
gloom: How much worth is alot?
added on the 2012-02-19 21:20:29 by xTr1m xTr1m
Why I don't like macs:
Xcode 4

...nothing else to add
added on the 2012-02-19 21:45:46 by madbrain madbrain
Isn't this Mac discussion getting kinda long in the tooth already? Helluva lot of scene people use them for business and pleasure these days, yet there seems to be some shame in straying away from the Wintel domain.
added on the 2012-02-19 22:54:28 by Marq Marq
what about using both.
added on the 2012-02-20 00:01:15 by superplek superplek

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