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    Apple fans roast Apple fans

    Apple fans roast Apple fans:

    http://www.theregister.co.uk/2008/03...erheating_fix/

    Wow - the things only been out a month or so and to me this is quite a flaw - you would have thought a bit more testing would have been in order - i mean, like actually playing a movie ?
    Oh well - Steve knows best I suppose.......

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    I'm on the floor laughing.

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    I wonder if the fam mods will have a significant effect on battery life

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    Quote Originally Posted by antoeknee View Post
    I wonder if the fam mods will have a significant effect on battery life
    You mean the battery life Apple has already quoted on the original blurb on the adverts ? I would imagine so.....
    There again, it could be a ploy, the battery is sealed so you have to pay Apple to replace it - even sooner now.
    I give Jobs some credit, he certainly knows how to make people fall for his ' we can only replace the battery so give us some more money ' ploy. All over the excitment of an anorexic notebook.....

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    You really do love Apple dont you Matt ;-)

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    Quote Originally Posted by Elky View Post
    You really do love Apple dont you Matt ;-)
    With all my heart.........

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    and to think they paid Ł1200+ for those things!! Gimme my eeepc any day!

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    Put poo in a white metal box, put the apple logo on it, call it the ish*te and people would buy it.

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    I did read in PCpro that although they claim it is the smallest laptop EVA!!!! Mitsubushi produced one 1mm smaller. Back in 1990s!!! Now that is more impressive to me.

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    It's apple the media pander to them at every turn, vaperous trend following hippies that they are.

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    Apple - can't even make a fan work properly - kinda explains the rest of the system

    Butuz

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