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Apple releases iOS 6.1, available for download today

Discussion in 'The Okie Corral' started by TBO, Jan 28, 2013.

  1. Dennis in MA

    Dennis in MA Get off my lawn

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    I'm still waiting for the Mountain Lion update that doesn't make the page hard-refresh when you hit the BACK button. Grrrr.
     

  2. ChuteTheMall

    ChuteTheMall Witless Protection Program

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    Quick, everybody buy Apple stock today!!!

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  3. 82ndVet

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    You download first...analyze...and report back here your findings. :tongueout:

    I'm trying to be very vigilant in seeing that the government doesn't slip some sort of tracking device my way with their ever so clever thinking. :upeyes:
     
  4. TBO

    TBO Why so serious? CLM

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    "Apple convinces you to brick your legacy iPhone today, tells you to buy new iPhone tomorrow."
     
  6. Dennis in MA

    Dennis in MA Get off my lawn

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  7. raven11

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    might be cheaper to use clould storage

    wait.... I mean
     
  8. .264 magnum

    .264 magnum CLM

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    They are trying to bridge the gap between tablets and real computers. It'll be interesting.
     
  9. robrides85

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    No doubt about it. That $300 difference between the 16GB and the ~120GB model would pay for 100GB cloud at:

    Cubby for 6 years
    OpenDrive for 3 years
    Mozy for 3 years
    Google for 5 years
    Dropbox for 3 years
    Apple for 3 years (for 55GB, no 100GB option)
    Microsoft for 6 years
    Amazon for 3 years
     
  10. HKLovingIT

    HKLovingIT Resident Evil

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    Very interesting.

    A lot of people use tablets for streaming video content obviously, but with limited storage those who want to purchase HD movies, or entire TV seasons, etc. and store them on-board have been a bit stymied. I expect these higher capacity models to bridge that gap and increase sales of downloadable HD video content from the providers. Another revenue stream for them now that local storage will be more viable.

    One day a 128 GB tablet will be seen as "smallish" and we will have out 1 TB tablets. Cool with me.
     
  11. Dennis in MA

    Dennis in MA Get off my lawn

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    I don't have 128gb on my laptop!
     
  12. .264 magnum

    .264 magnum CLM

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    Roger that but cloud is not fast enough/always available in lieu of RAM-like on board storage for office/RAW pic files/auto cad etc. if one is using the iPad instead of a computer.

    I'm likely to get one. An iPad mini with mondo storage would be even better.
     
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  13. .264 magnum

    .264 magnum CLM

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    Like I said real computers. LOL!
     
  14. michael_b

    michael_b BRC #1492

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    Not to mention when you're away from wifi- streaming over cellular eats up data.


    I just bought a 64GB a little over a month ago darn it.


    Posted using Outdoor Hub Campfire
     
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    The untethered jailbreak is expected this upcoming Sunday, also. :thumbsup:
     
  16. Ralff

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    Can you still not add removable media to even the new iPads? What the hell. I can plug removable media into my phone, I would at least expect to be able to with a tablet.
     
  17. woodasptim

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    It loaded fine on my iPad, but my iPhone bombed out and now it's making me hook to iTunes and run Recovery mode and wipe it out and reinstall everything. I guess that's what I get for not syncing before a minor update.
     
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    My wife streamed 5.5gb of just music on her phone last month. Luckily we still have unlimited data and they just slowed down her speeds until the end of the month.

    Then I downloaded it all to her 64gb micro-sd card and created a symbolic link so it doesnt use the cloud or internal memory.
     
  19. .264 magnum

    .264 magnum CLM

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    And that's big.