| Tech Board|| re: Chromecast mirroring my phone camera :PIMP: - CAD703X on 7/29/14 at 3:26 pm|
| Tech Board|| Chromecast mirroring my phone camera :PIMP: - CAD703X on 7/29/14 at 3:22 pm|
forgot to post that i played with that this weekend.
you ain't lived until you are playing with your SO and you have the camera active on your phone and a big arse LED at the foot of the bed and you and your lady can pick it up randomly
just in case anyone hasn't done this ...
| Tech Board|| re: Official Android App Development Thread - CAD703X on 7/29/14 at 3:13 pm|
[quote]Most of the popular Android frameworks utilize web style concepts[/quote]
would you argue its easier to develop and test against HTML rendering & support in IE7, IE8, IE9, IE10, IE11, Firefox, Chrome, Windows XP, 7, 8, 8.1, Mac OS, Safari, Firefox for Mac, Chrome for Mac...
..or simply ...
| Tech Board|| re: Smart Blue Ray DVD player vs. Roku/Chromecast, etc: advice? - CAD703X on 7/29/14 at 3:10 pm|
[quote]If you are going to use it for WatchESPN and Netflix, just get Chromecast[/quote]
chromecast does alot more than that.
with plex, i have full access to all my downloaded 1080p MKV BD rips on my PC and the integration with pandora & google music are awesome as well as being able to mirror ...
| Tech Board|| re: Alienware Computers - CAD703X on 7/29/14 at 3:06 pm|
fair enough. i shouldn't have used the term 'top of the line' but i guess i'm thinking you have 3 alienwares:
- x17 or whatever..the xbox looking thing
- the laptop
- the aurora shell with the cool LED landing strips and mechanical heat louvers.
the aurora r4 i thought is their...
| Tech Board|| re: Alienware Computers - CAD703X on 7/29/14 at 1:58 pm|
[quote]when it comes to pc gaming builds, ilike is yoda and cad is jar jar[/quote] :rolleyes:
thats not what this thread is about...
| Tech Board|| re: Alienware Computers - CAD703X on 7/29/14 at 1:57 pm|
[quote]You're getting a little irrational. We get it. You bought an Alienware and like it, and you don't like people saying Alienwares are overpriced.[/quote]
ok first off, i bought one for my son 2 1/2 years ago as a refurb for $700ish and its been a fantastic PC and looks great. i don't much c...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Will Stormy Daniels Ever Come Back To OT - CAD703X on 7/29/14 at 1:48 pm|
you took quite a bit of grief from here over that one..you were like I'M NOT frickING HARD-LEGGING I'M TRYING TO HELP YOU DUMBASS OTers OUT :rotflmao:...
| Tech Board|| re: Official Android App Development Thread - CAD703X on 7/29/14 at 1:46 pm|
a freek-assisted CM11 theme would be like the hand of god smiting your phone...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Will Stormy Daniels Ever Come Back To OT - CAD703X on 7/29/14 at 1:44 pm|
[quote]her career kind of fell off a cliff after visiting here the first time, so i doubt it[/quote]
i blame it on you badgering her to email you so you could get her on the TD radio show....
| Tech Board|| re: Alienware Computers - CAD703X on 7/29/14 at 1:40 pm|
tech board is serious business >:|...
| Tech Board|| re: Cellphone unlocking law expected to be signed - CAD703X on 7/29/14 at 1:37 pm|
[quote]the majority of the cost of a phone is subsidized by the carrier in return for you entering into a binding contract with said carrier. So, I can see why the carriers are fighting this...[/quote]
i thought that's what the ETF fees were designed to cover? :dunno:
i still dont see the poi...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Blood test to detect all types of cancer is near - CAD703X on 7/29/14 at 1:36 pm|
[quote] paging lsunurse
Yes? [/quote] :cheers:
thought you might know a bit more about what this tests for and the accuracy of it. i'm ashamed i cant even remember the exact name of it....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Blood test to detect all types of cancer is near - CAD703X on 7/29/14 at 1:08 pm|
I think we could have done that as well, but passed[/quote] :cheers:
she is OCD as hell and wanted to start painting the baby's room so we needed to know the gender like YESTERDAY :lol:
| Tech Board|| re: what is a good wifi extender? - CAD703X on 7/29/14 at 1:06 pm|
[quote]You could do it on a PC if you had 2 wiFi cards in it, and a distribution of linux with hostapd. One of the cards has to be capable of broadcast mode.[/quote]:ahh:
ok i'm out. that sounds like alot of extra hardware required so a dedicated repeater is probably the way to go....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Blood test to detect all types of cancer is near - CAD703X on 7/29/14 at 1:05 pm|
[quote]'m pretty sure that a routine test[/quote]
it sounds like it..first kid in 13 years for me..but apparently still 'too new' for insurance :casty:
it sounds like its about to be approved so i might be able to get a refund on the $100.
and yes, it definitely is still an 'odds game' but ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Blood test to detect all types of cancer is near - CAD703X on 7/29/14 at 1:02 pm|
my wife just had a blood test (spectrum maybe?) that we paid an extra $100 for because insurance doesn't cover it that told her 2 1/2 months into her pregnancy whether the baby had Downs, etc etc all kinds of issues and the GENDER.
its amazing what they can do with bloodwork these days....
| Tech Board|| re: Alienware Computers - CAD703X on 7/29/14 at 1:00 pm|
[quote]your example is simply not a "top of the line", period. quit moving the goalposts.[/quote]
damn man. why are you so mad? all i stated is you don't have to pay $3,500 for a kick-ass alienware.
i'm sorry i didn't look up every single component included to see if it meets your standards ...
| Tech Board|| re: Official Android App Development Thread - CAD703X on 7/29/14 at 12:39 pm|
[quote]You have my attention.....
[/quote] :lol: i like how i've already gotten a downvote. tough room......
| O-T Lounge|| re: Amazon 3d Printer Market - CAD703X on 7/29/14 at 12:34 pm|
i remember when it boggled my mind you could squirt ink onto a piece of paper at 300 dots per inch...then the next thing i know we're at 4,000 dpi and creating shite in 3d :casty:...
| Tech Board|| re: Alienware Computers - CAD703X on 7/29/14 at 12:32 pm|
[quote]That's a 4 year old card. Not sayings its bad but 4 years is a long time in gpu development. [/quote]
thats true..but if you're paying $700 for the system insetad of $3500..that's a lot of room for buying a faster card....
| Tech Board|| re: Official Android App Development Thread - CAD703X on 7/29/14 at 12:30 pm|
[quote]This sounds like something he and I could do together. [/quote]
seriously. have him go through that. its really fun because they use angry birds & zombies & shite for the lessons.
it starts out INCREDIBLY easy and once he starts 'winning' trophies, he'll be hooked.
| Tech Board|| re: Do programmers prefer Macs over Windows computers? - CAD703X on 7/29/14 at 12:23 pm|
[quote]So you acknowledge that Windows machines slow down over time with use? But you have said many times in this board that the MacBook advantage comes mainly from the SSD. I'm confused. If you ran Windows on an SSD will it not slow down after a couple of years? Will it keep running as fast as it ...
| Tech Board|| re: what is a good wifi extender? - CAD703X on 7/29/14 at 12:19 pm|
i'm a complete idiot on repeaters..but conceptually is there an app or way you could turn "repeaters" on for every device on your network?
in other words; i got ipads and phones and PCs and shite all around my house using one router way downstairs.
is there a product that..say..could run as a b...
| Tech Board|| re: Official Android App Development Thread - CAD703X on 7/29/14 at 12:11 pm|
[quote]I remember you posting that, or something to that effect, earlier. Very impressive [/quote]
its really not, but i appreciate the compliment :lol:
i cut my teeth on hypercard, supercard, macromind director & flash back in the day and app inventor is eerily similar to those tools so i'm a...
| Tech Board|| re: Question about the Apple TV remote. - CAD703X on 7/29/14 at 12:09 pm|
I would just do this. It is a much more functional remote as well.[/quote]
i'm finding wifi and 3g based phone apps have just about replaced all my remotes these days except for my stupid ancient Vizio tv.
for the reasons listed..it doesn't care about infrared or line of sight or any ...
| Tech Board|| re: Official Android App Development Thread - CAD703X on 7/29/14 at 11:53 am|
[quote]Any idea what kind of cut developers get from Play store?[/quote]
perfect first question!
here's what i know (and i could be completely wrong)
- $25 one-time registration fee to join official play store. this is more to discourage scammers than anything else, but that's not unreason...
| Tech Board|| re: Alienware Computers - CAD703X on 7/29/14 at 11:46 am|
[quote]Won't be top of the line if under $1k, even if refurb or with discounts. It might be closer to a realistic price, though. Maybe. [/quote]
it is. 2 minutes of google searching:
Latest Alienware Aurora R4 - $1,000 models
| Tech Board|| re: Alienware Computers - CAD703X on 7/29/14 at 11:41 am|
[quote]This is a cringe-worthy thread.[/quote]
| O-T Lounge|| re: My son wants to build an android app for his high school - CAD703X on 7/29/14 at 11:40 am|
[quote]rating each lunch is the key. over the course of 1/2 year, there should be enough end user data to tell the cafeteria to quit fricking serving Meatloaf. [/quote] :bow:
great suggestion. i was looking for that 'hook' that would draw people into the app.
if you're pissed about a suck-ass ...