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Entries Tagged as 'Apple Computers'

MacDent Pro relaunches web site

August 1st, 2006 · No Comments

I’m sure you’ve seen the Apple TV ad’s with the two guys, “I’m a PC. I’m a Mac”.  I am a closet Mac user.  I have PC’s at my office and suffer all of the inherant problem’s with them there.  Crashes, network problems, viruses, etc.  My home Mac network… just works.  Apple is constantly coming […]

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Digital Dentistry course

November 11th, 2005 · No Comments

We just finished another Digital Dentistry course at my office in Cincinnati today.  The course was full of great content on web marketing, cameras, digital case presentation, and digital gadgets.  Our next course will be on February 3, 2006 in Cincinnati.  We limit this course to 6 people to keep it focused.  Info on

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Apple goes video.

October 12th, 2005 · No Comments

Apple announced three new versions of existing products today.  All three products revolve around Apple’s entry into the video world.  The first product is a new iPod that will play video on a new larger 2.5 inch color screen.  It is , as usual thinnner than the models it replaces.  A 30 Gig model is $299, […]

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Video capable iPod?

October 4th, 2005 · No Comments

Reliable sources believe the iPod could be introduced as early as next week, possibly around the time Apple releases results from its fourth fiscal quarter of 2005. Although details are scarce, sources who claim to have seen the new iPod describe it as being similar to Apple’s 60GB iPod photo player, but several millimeters thinner. […]

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Dreaming about the future

September 16th, 2005 · No Comments

I was playing with my new iPod nano today and was blown away. This little device is $200. It has 2 Gigabytes of flash memory. A cheap 2 Gigabyte compact flash card is $150 today. Flash memeory is waay less likely to malfunction. I have two 30 Gig iPod’s with dead hard drives ($800 down […]

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The new Dental Software for Mac’s

September 11th, 2005 · No Comments

DDSMac,  LLC has taken it upon themselves to write a new Dental PM for the  Macintosh OS X platform that does that and more. It’s not just about  the clicks though as it’s more about usability of the software and  the leveraging of what the OS provides. Apple’s basic philosophy is this… Make it […]

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Two new products from Apple

September 8th, 2005 · No Comments

O.K., so this has nothing to do with dentistry. Apple released two new products yesterday that are really cool. First the iPod nano. Take everything you love about iPod and shrink it. Now shrink it again. With 2 Gb (500 songs) and 4 Gb (1000 songs). Starting at $199, the pencil thin nano packs the […]

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Transferring music from your iPod to another computer

August 28th, 2005 · No Comments

1. Mount your iPod on your PC 2. Open My Computer and double click the iPod 3. Choose Folder Optionsfrom the Tools menu to open the Folder Options dialog 4. Click the View tab. 5. Below the Hidden Files and Folders entry, click Show Hidden Files and Folders 6. Click Apply The iPod_Control folder is […]

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Broken iPod’s

July 24th, 2005 · No Comments

I have two third generation iPod’s that are no longer working. One has a bad battery and the other a bad hard drive. This is apparently a common problem. Apple has recognized this and will replace the battery or the entire iPod. You can get an iPod hard drive replaced at A 30 […]

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Airport Express hotel network

July 18th, 2005 · No Comments

I am off to the IACA ( ) meeting in San Diego this week at the Paradise Point Resort on San Diego’s bay.  This is the first time I will take along my Airport Express.  I should be able to connect the hotel’s ethernet cable to it and have my own wireless network in my room […]

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