[X4U] iPad news

Zane H. Healy healyzh at aracnet.com
Wed Jan 27 16:43:45 PST 2010

At 9:50 AM +1100 1/28/10, Christopher Collins wrote:
>On 28/01/2010, at 7:48 AM, Zane H. Healy wrote:
>>At 9:42 PM +0100 1/27/10, alexandre wrote:
>>>  >>
>>>>So, all they announced was the iPad?
>>>Sand i'm anxiously waiting for an upgrade to the macbook pro line! 
>>>a 13" macbook pro with an i5 processorS
>>I'm waiting on the upgrade to the Mac Pro, as I'm typing this on a 
>>Rev. 0 dual 2Ghz G5 that is now well over 6 years old.  I finally 
>>need more CPU power than it has (for Photoshop) and the latest 
>>version of one of my Photoshop Plugins won't support it. :-(
>>For all that goes, I just looked at the tech spec's for the iPad, 
>>and for some insane reason it requires 10.5.8 or higher, so even 
>>though I'm running iTunes 9.0.2, I apparently can't connect to an 
>>iPad since I'm running 10.4.11 (I could upgrade to 10.5.x, as I 
>>have a copy for this system, but I choose not to).
>Sorry Zane,
>But both of those problems (iPad and Photoshop plugin) are of your own doing.
>They are also both easily solveable!
>Move forward and enjoy what new technology has to offer!

I think you missed the key point in what I wrote, "I'm waiting on an 
upgrade to the Mac Pro".  Once they release the next model I hope to 


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