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05-22-19, 08:19 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 10,609
Posted By Cuyuna

I couldn't care less about the hassle of hand...

I couldn't care less about the hassle of hand washing them to try to extend their comfort, durability, or wearability. If I pull biking clothing out of my dresser drawer and find the item to be worn...
05-19-19, 09:08 AM
Replies: 146
Views: 10,609
Posted By Cuyuna

I just couldn't care less about longevity,...

I just couldn't care less about longevity, durability, wearability. When my biking clothes wear out, I throw them away and buy a replacement. As a percentage of the total that I spend on my bicycling...
05-15-19, 04:10 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 10,609
Posted By Cuyuna

When I take my biking shorts off, I toss them...

When I take my biking shorts off, I toss them down the laundry chute. A couple of days later, they reappear in my dresser drawer. I'm not sure what happens to them in between, and don't particularly...
04-14-19, 04:25 PM
Replies: 314
Views: 10,059
Posted By Cuyuna

Read the attached articles. Probably are over...

Read the attached articles. Probably are over your head, but perhaps you can grasp the gist of why physiology and biochemistry are more complicated than you realize.

The Physiology of Body Weight...
Forum: Foo
03-23-19, 08:08 AM
Replies: 177
Views: 5,871
Posted By Cuyuna

I get it...change is hard for some people....

I get it...change is hard for some people. Anyway, many (most, apparently) see a wired headset, like back in the 90's, as the lesser option.
Forum: Foo
03-23-19, 06:13 AM
Replies: 177
Views: 5,871
Posted By Cuyuna

I donít need a choice when it comes to making...

I donít need a choice when it comes to making that choice between modern/convenient and obsolete tech. Wireless is more convenient than wired and the cost/gain ratio is acceptable to me. Why would I...
Forum: Foo
03-22-19, 02:15 PM
Replies: 177
Views: 5,871
Posted By Cuyuna

LOL. Are you still on that? That loss of 3.5 jack...

LOL. Are you still on that? That loss of 3.5 jack really bothers you doesn't it? Personally, I don't even have any wired earphones. Airpods or Bose QC35 for me, this being 2019 and all.
Forum: Foo
03-18-19, 01:07 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,225
Posted By Cuyuna

That might be important for some very specialized...

That might be important for some very specialized users who have to rely on proprietary specialty software, but it would be otherwise very rare that there isn't software to accomplish the same...
Forum: Foo
03-18-19, 12:53 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,225
Posted By Cuyuna

If you actually reformatted the hard drive,...

If you actually reformatted the hard drive, Command R won't do anything for you since there's nothing on the drive -- you wiped it. When you boot up now, all you should get is a question mark on the...
Forum: Foo
03-13-19, 07:36 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,225
Posted By Cuyuna

Market share for Macs is increasing. Slowly, but...

Market share for Macs is increasing. Slowly, but steadily over the last 8-10 years. In the meantime, people who gleefully predict the demise of Apple just don't seem to be able to grasp the...
Forum: Foo
03-13-19, 07:13 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,225
Posted By Cuyuna

You keep saying that Mac is losing ground to...

You keep saying that Mac is losing ground to Windows...

https://www.statista.com/statistics/576473/united-states-quarterly-pc-shipment-share-apple/
Operating System Market Share Worldwide |...
03-06-19, 08:58 AM
Replies: 314
Views: 10,059
Posted By Cuyuna

Yes, it does.

Yes, it does.
03-06-19, 08:50 AM
Replies: 314
Views: 10,059
Posted By Cuyuna

Yes. Thermodynamics aside, the many changes in...

Yes. Thermodynamics aside, the many changes in metabolism that go along with calorie restriction makes that equation overly simplistic and not generally reflective of a rational weight loss process.
03-01-19, 04:44 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,475
Posted By Cuyuna

A DRE/Prostate exam is still a part of any...

A DRE/Prostate exam is still a part of any competent physical examination on adult males. Likewise, evaluation for an inguinal hernia. That particular problem increases with age.
02-27-19, 12:37 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,444
Posted By Cuyuna

The best way to prevent dying from CRC is to...

The best way to prevent dying from CRC is to remove pre-cancerous polyps at colonoscopy before they become cancer.


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02-26-19, 04:06 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,444
Posted By Cuyuna

Propofol is esssentially general anesthesia. The...

Propofol is esssentially general anesthesia. The patient is completely asleep..doesnít speak, isnít aware. Intravenous Conscious Sedation, using Versed/Fentanyl (most common anesthesia for...
02-25-19, 10:25 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,444
Posted By Cuyuna

Most endoscopy centers use Versed and Fentanyl...

Most endoscopy centers use Versed and Fentanyl for sedation and insufflate the colon with air (not nitrogen). The more "compassionate" programs (modern) will use propofol for sedation (administered...
Forum: Foo
02-17-19, 09:56 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,225
Posted By Cuyuna

The iPad's usefulness is its greater screen real...

The iPad's usefulness is its greater screen real estate and the fact that most iPad apps allow the same screen view as a computer and don't require the stripped-down truncated view that most smart...
Forum: Foo
02-17-19, 08:51 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,225
Posted By Cuyuna

I realize that it's possible...I do it...

I realize that it's possible...I do it occasionally since I use Macs at home and Windows at work, but IMHO, trying to use an iOS device and integrate it into the Windows environment robs a...
Forum: Foo
02-17-19, 05:27 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,225
Posted By Cuyuna

I use a Logitech Create keyboard/case for my iPad...

I use a Logitech Create keyboard/case for my iPad Pro 12.9. That allows typing with a. full keyboard if I need to do that, or I can use the Apple Pencil to hand write notes or drawings using...
02-08-19, 06:35 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,825
Posted By Cuyuna

That never stops the ďexpertsĒ on this forum from...

That never stops the ďexpertsĒ on this forum from lobbing in their guesses.:lol:
Forum: Foo
02-06-19, 05:33 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,051
Posted By Cuyuna

This kind of news is always a little problematic...

This kind of news is always a little problematic for those who predict/hope for Apple's demise.
Forum: Foo
02-04-19, 04:40 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 3,544
Posted By Cuyuna

Heh heh. It's part of the hate that is so common...

Heh heh. It's part of the hate that is so common for Apple, and these silly predictions have been a part of their history with regularly laughable predictions of "going down" since 1984.
Forum: Foo
01-28-19, 08:35 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 3,544
Posted By Cuyuna

Which one are you? Never mind...I can guess.

Which one are you?

Never mind...I can guess.
Forum: Foo
01-27-19, 05:21 AM
Replies: 180
Views: 3,544
Posted By Cuyuna

*yawn*

*yawn*
Forum: Foo
01-26-19, 07:17 AM
Replies: 180
Views: 3,544
Posted By Cuyuna

How do you like your new flip phone?​​​​​​

How do you like your new flip phone?​​​​​​
01-24-19, 09:37 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,191
Posted By Cuyuna

I have thousands of miles on my old Paramount...

I have thousands of miles on my old Paramount Series 5, but got to an age where drop bars were just too uncomfortable. Nice for racing, but kind of pointless if you're looking for comfort on a bike...
Forum: Foo
01-24-19, 06:38 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,051
Posted By Cuyuna

Looks like Apple is moving in the direction of...

Looks like Apple is moving in the direction of going all-in on health care and wellness. They've already built such things into the Apple Watch, so I supposed it will start to trickle into their...
Forum: Foo
01-24-19, 03:52 AM
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01-23-19, 07:06 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,051
Posted By Cuyuna

Utter lack of functionality, and the current crop...

Utter lack of functionality, and the current crop of smart phones are infinitely better communication devices. If all I wanted/needed a portable communication device to do was make phone calls then a...
Forum: Foo
01-22-19, 08:58 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,051
Posted By Cuyuna

I couldn't sustain the lack of functionality that...

I couldn't sustain the lack of functionality that comes with a flip phone of any kind. Been there, done that...can't afford to go back. My company covers the phone. The cost of the phone and service...
Forum: Foo
01-20-19, 09:24 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 2,330
Posted By Cuyuna

My wife does the vacuuming. I don’t know how...

My wife does the vacuuming. I don’t know how often she does that.
01-20-19, 01:29 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,279
Posted By Cuyuna

Glad you're recovering well. My buddy just had...

Glad you're recovering well. My buddy just had his second hip replacement about 12 days ago. He's older, so ended up staying in the hospital overnight. We're leaving with a group of other friends for...
01-20-19, 07:57 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 9,208
Posted By Cuyuna

Maybe. Won't know for sure until the trial is...

Maybe. Won't know for sure until the trial is over. My bet is that a warranty refusal to cover consequential damages like a chewed up rim is valid and Compass has no legal obligation in that regard.
Forum: Foo
01-19-19, 09:57 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 3,544
Posted By Cuyuna

Emulation software such as Parallels works very...

Emulation software such as Parallels works very well for most Windows applications running on a Mac and is a simpler and much more convenient method for running Windows, no question. My main reason...
Forum: Foo
01-19-19, 04:08 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 3,544
Posted By Cuyuna

I don't use Linux at all. I use devices,...

I don't use Linux at all. I use devices, hardware, and software that use it, including MacOS which is Unix-based. But I am isolated from it's various non-mainstream foibles.



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01-19-19, 02:07 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 9,208
Posted By Cuyuna

Well, it's their stated position, so people...

Well, it's their stated position, so people buying their stuff should be aware that, legal or not, they're going to have a struggle with claims for incidental damage. You can squat on it if you want,...
Forum: Foo
01-19-19, 10:52 AM
Replies: 180
Views: 3,544
Posted By Cuyuna

:lol:

:lol:
Forum: Foo
01-19-19, 09:29 AM
Replies: 180
Views: 3,544
Posted By Cuyuna

I think there are very few, if any, US...

I think there are very few, if any, US corporations whose demise has been predicted as often as Apple over the last 35 years.
Forum: Foo
01-18-19, 06:55 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 3,544
Posted By Cuyuna

More than likely, the xray workstation in his...

More than likely, the xray workstation in his office is a PC with a standalone PACS program that accesses a central server where the X-rays are stored after they're shot. What you're describing is...
Forum: Foo
01-18-19, 04:25 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 3,544
Posted By Cuyuna

I don't disagree with any of that, but...

I don't disagree with any of that, but personally, I just don't want to get under the hood any more. I want to just push the button and get to work.
Forum: Foo
01-18-19, 04:20 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 3,544
Posted By Cuyuna

Yeah, hardware is hardware. There is some crap...

Yeah, hardware is hardware. There is some crap hardware out there...but most of it's pretty good. The problem with the cheaper PCs tends to be their lack of QC of the finished product and their lack...
Forum: Foo
01-18-19, 12:05 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 3,544
Posted By Cuyuna

Yes. The main problem with PCs is the Windows...

Yes. The main problem with PCs is the Windows operating system, not necessarily the hardware.

If and when I boot into Windows, I am still under the Apple umbrella since they need to provide the...
Forum: Foo
01-18-19, 07:23 AM
Replies: 180
Views: 3,544
Posted By Cuyuna

Not sure what you mean, but it’s true that...

Not sure what you mean, but it’s true that there’s not a lot of opportunity to tinker under the hood. Can’t add video cards, etc. I can’t even add RAM to my iMac Pro. You have to stay within the...
01-17-19, 04:56 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 4,235
Posted By Cuyuna

As you note, Real ID has nothing to do with...

As you note, Real ID has nothing to do with having to produce one's "papers" at the whim of a random police officer.
Forum: Foo
01-17-19, 12:34 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 3,544
Posted By Cuyuna

I am in the medical field. I do a lot of research...

I am in the medical field. I do a lot of research and data correlation/statistics, write papers and Powerpoint presentations, and do a lot of video editing. The software I need for that stuff is...
Forum: Foo
01-17-19, 10:56 AM
Replies: 180
Views: 3,544
Posted By Cuyuna

Unlike many, cost is pretty far down on my list...

Unlike many, cost is pretty far down on my list of things to care about when buying phones or computers. I've tried to cut corners before on buying tech and the times that I found the resultant...
Forum: Foo
01-17-19, 08:50 AM
Replies: 180
Views: 3,544
Posted By Cuyuna

Like many, I don't care about "tech superiority",...

Like many, I don't care about "tech superiority", I only care about "tech adequacy for the task at hand". Often "tech superiority" requires getting under the hood and tinkering in order to take...
Forum: Foo
01-17-19, 06:51 AM
Replies: 180
Views: 3,544
Posted By Cuyuna

What is happening to Apple is a result of what...

What is happening to Apple is a result of what already happened...Steve Jobs died and Tim Cook, who would be a competent CEO at most big corporations, is NOT able to provide Apple with the visionary...
Forum: Foo
01-16-19, 11:38 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 3,544
Posted By Cuyuna

Donít know, donít care. My iPhone Xs works great....

Donít know, donít care. My iPhone Xs works great. It does everything I need it to do, quickly and responsibly, with an extremely intuitive interface, and so far has been as utterly reliable as every...
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