| Tech Board|| What are some ways to speed up an old macbook pro? - Uncle JackD on 8/31/14 at 9:17 am|
I've never done any sort of maintenace on this computer at all... Its about 5 years old and starting to get a little lag to it. Is there anything I can do to clear it out and get her running smooth again?...
| Food and Drink Board|| Best NOLA bars for day drinking? - Uncle JackD on 8/17/14 at 12:36 pm|
What spots would you recommend for some day drinking?
So far I'm looking at Rusty Nail, Lucy's, and Pat O's.
Also, what are some good casual restaurants to check out? Somewhere that shorts and flippy floppys would be perfectly acceptable. I already plan to get oysters and softshell crab from...
| Tech Board|| Is there a way to backup all contacts to google at once?? - Uncle JackD on 8/12/14 at 8:54 am|
My wife's phone has all her contacts saved "to device" instead of google. Is there a way to to save them to google all at once or will I have to go one by one? Tia :cheers:...
| Tech Board|| Any way to get Gmail & yahoo on same app? (Android) - Uncle JackD on 7/30/14 at 10:57 am|
On my iPad, I have all my emails in one mail app, is there any way to do this with Android? ...
| Tech Board|| Best aftermarket phone warranty? - Uncle JackD on 7/24/14 at 4:13 pm|
I finally found a used M8 but is there a way to put a warranty on it? Verizon offered me but it's $10/month plus $199 deductible... That hardly seems worth it to me.
Are there any others to look into?
Eta: from looking online, it doesn't look like any of them warranty used phones without a ...
| Tech Board|| Explain phone "unlocking" to me - Uncle JackD on 7/24/14 at 6:48 am|
What's the pros and cons?
How easily is it done?
What exactly does unlocking do? If I have a Verizon CDMA that is unlocked, can a att customer buy that phone and use it?
If so, why doesn't everyone unlock their phone before selling?
| Tech Board|| Anywhere to buy used phones besides craigslist or swappa? - Uncle JackD on 7/22/14 at 9:23 am|
I'm in search of a M8 but nothing worth a damn on craigslist and swappa is a little more than I wanna pay. Any other options?
I'm looking to pay basically what i'd be able to sell my note 3 for....
| Tech Board|| Do you do a factory restore after major updates on smart phones? - Uncle JackD on 7/18/14 at 7:27 am|
I usually don't but after I update my note 3 to kitkat, my battery life went to shite and I noticed quite a bit more lag in the phone.
I did a factory reset yesterday and it's looking like I got my good battery life back and phone is running wayyyy smoother... I guess this could be because my pho...
| Tech Board|| How to know if a Craigslist phone is stolen or clean? - Uncle JackD on 7/15/14 at 11:36 am|
I'm trading my Note 3 for a M8 and want to make sure Its clean.. Whats the best way to check this?
IMEI? Is that a definite way? I saw that swappa allows you to check for free
| Help Board|| How do you get a high def avatar? - Uncle JackD on 7/13/14 at 3:39 pm|
Every time I resize mine the quality goes to shite. I see some people with really sharp ones, what's the trick?...
| O-T Lounge|| USPS delivering on Sundays now?? - Uncle JackD on 7/13/14 at 12:56 pm|
Anyone else notice this? This makes 2 weekends in a row that I receive an amazon package on Sundays from USPS.
| Tech Board|| What's the best wifi range extender? - Uncle JackD on 7/12/14 at 3:01 pm|
Router isn't covering the entire house without losing majority of speed.. What's a reliable extender to go with?
I have a linksys router BTW ...
| Tech Board|| Best Android Web browser? - Uncle JackD on 7/3/14 at 12:07 pm|
Besides chrome, what are some other good browsers you recommend? ...
| Outdoor Board|| Gas blower issues - Uncle JackD on 6/29/14 at 1:46 pm|
What would make my blower only work well on half choke? When I take the choke off, it runs like shite and wants to kill.
I've changed fuel, put new spark plug, and ran sea foam threw it.
What else could be doing this? ...
| Food and Drink Board|| Happy's Irish pub coming to river Ranch - Uncle JackD on 6/28/14 at 11:45 am|
It'll be taking the place of main street bar & grill.
I've never been to pappy's, will this be something that would hurt tap rooms business? How's the tap beer selection?
| Outdoor Board|| Any big Lake reports from this wknd? - Uncle JackD on 6/16/14 at 7:45 am|
Probably headed that way after work to fish this afternoon & tomorrow ...
| Food and Drink Board|| WFST - Uncle JackD on 6/12/14 at 5:56 pm|
Fried fresh speckled trout
Not sure what kind of sides we're having, neighbors in charge of that.
Cranberry & vodka is the drink of choice this afternoon :cheers:...
| Outdoor Board|| What's the best non - molded ice chest to buy? - Uncle JackD on 6/8/14 at 8:30 am|
I'm looking to get a new 120 or 150 qt ...
| Outdoor Board|| Anyone else fighting the elements this weekend for snappa? - Uncle JackD on 5/30/14 at 6:13 pm|
We're headed out in the am and will be staying out until Sunday afternoon. Hoping to get Tuna, grouper, and THE elusive snapper.
Looks like it'll be pretty rough out there but not getting much better through the week so frick it. ...
| Tech Board|| LG G3 live event 12pm CT - Uncle JackD on 5/27/14 at 11:17 am|