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Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2012-06-13, 08:18 PM
Replies: 319
Views: 39,044
Posted By Drainc
HP Touchpad and ICS Android 4.0

Has anyone got ICS Android 4.x working on the HP Touchpad? What is your favourite site with instructions on how to get it working?

Thanks!
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2011-09-19, 02:19 PM
Replies: 319
Views: 39,044
Posted By Drainc
Update to my post #133: My order shipped on...

Update to my post #133: My order shipped on Thursday the 15th and was delivered on the 16th. Unfortunately I was not home and I was unable to get it until today after work. Looking forward to...
Forum: Video Game Consoles and PC Gaming   2011-09-13, 02:12 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 7,710
Posted By Drainc
I'm really looking forward to this as well. I'm...

I'm really looking forward to this as well. I'm torn though whether I buy the PC version or the 360 version. The previous titles I have owned only on the 360, but my PC is now beefier than before...
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2011-09-12, 02:34 PM
Replies: 319
Views: 39,044
Posted By Drainc
1x32GB ordered on the 20th. SCAS134xxx ...

1x32GB ordered on the 20th.
SCAS134xxx

Order status still says admin with last update August 29th.
Forum: Portable Electronics: Digital Cameras, Camcorders, ebook Readers, iPods, MP3 Players and GPS   2011-09-12, 02:10 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 10,405
Posted By Drainc
I have had 0 problems with my Kobo Touch since I...

I have had 0 problems with my Kobo Touch since I bought it a few months ago. It's a fantastic reading device that goes with me practically everywhere I go.

It's very light, compact and somewhat...
Forum: Video Game Consoles and PC Gaming   2011-08-24, 02:20 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,716
Posted By Drainc
I'm going to echo the suggestions for Little Big...

I'm going to echo the suggestions for Little Big Planet and the Lego series of games for Co-Op. I play almost nightly with my son in one Lego game or another.
Forum: Video Game Consoles and PC Gaming   2011-08-24, 02:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 983
Posted By Drainc
In Burnout Paradise every intersection has events...

In Burnout Paradise every intersection has events you need to complete. If you dig through the menus there are places that you can find your progress to see if you have completed every race and...
Forum: Portable Electronics: Digital Cameras, Camcorders, ebook Readers, iPods, MP3 Players and GPS   2011-08-24, 02:07 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 71,928
Posted By Drainc
Unfortunately my Mac is currently dead and my new...

Unfortunately my Mac is currently dead and my new one hasn't arrived yet or I would try to help. I think you want to export it to PDF (not PDA, I'm guessing that's just a misstype). Kobo can read...
Forum: Portable Electronics: Digital Cameras, Camcorders, ebook Readers, iPods, MP3 Players and GPS   2011-06-29, 01:26 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 71,928
Posted By Drainc
When you purchase the ePub version of the book...

When you purchase the ePub version of the book from the Kobo store (and not all books have an ePub version in the store IIRC) you are given a link that automatically opens up ADE and starts the...
Forum: Video Game Consoles and PC Gaming   2011-05-30, 01:19 PM
Replies: 528
Views: 79,343
Posted By Drainc
Yes, very evil of them to make the two most...

Yes, very evil of them to make the two most popular songs restricted to the pack. I only want “Mama, I’m Coming Home” out of the whole set.... :(
Forum: Video Game Consoles and PC Gaming   2011-05-05, 01:58 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,706
Posted By Drainc
Playing Portal 1 enhances your experience with...

Playing Portal 1 enhances your experience with Portal 2 since you may better understand some of the underlying story concepts. However don't let the difficulty of some of the puzzles in Portal 1...
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2011-05-05, 01:38 PM
Replies: 286
Views: 46,938
Posted By Drainc
After using a Playbook for a couple of days now...

After using a Playbook for a couple of days now and I'm disappointed. The battery life is horrible. You have to turn it off to save any, it doesn't "sleep" properly. Then you have to wait 1.5...
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2011-04-13, 01:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,100
Posted By Drainc
Why not just send them an iTunes gift card for...

Why not just send them an iTunes gift card for the purchase price and let them get it if they want?
Forum: Portable Electronics: Digital Cameras, Camcorders, ebook Readers, iPods, MP3 Players and GPS   2011-04-13, 01:33 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,778
Posted By Drainc
If they had priced it down to the magic $99 point...

If they had priced it down to the magic $99 point I might be all over this. However I'm still very happy with my Kobo.
Forum: What's On Television?   2011-04-07, 01:00 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 11,153
Posted By Drainc
Yes, I can't wait to download this one as well. ...

Yes, I can't wait to download this one as well. :) Really, if Space would just get with the HD program I wouldn't be forced to do this...
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2011-03-23, 09:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,060
Posted By Drainc
FYI, Revision3 has a similar podcast show called...

FYI, Revision3 has a similar podcast show called AppJudgment where they look at apps every week. Nice to see this coming to a TV show, I'll have to try to remember to record it...
Forum: Video Game Consoles and PC Gaming   2011-03-01, 01:59 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,575
Posted By Drainc
I believe you will need to create a US based...

I believe you will need to create a US based Gamertag needing a US address. As long as your network is seen as from the US you should get the US experience, but I'm not certain. I know others were...
Forum: What's On Television?   2011-02-23, 01:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,085
Posted By Drainc
Awesome! Well, not that this is on Space...

Awesome! Well, not that this is on Space channel, but that it is finally coming back. I can't stand Space (or any standard def for that matter)
Forum: Video Game Consoles and PC Gaming   2011-02-09, 01:21 PM
Replies: 528
Views: 79,343
Posted By Drainc
It's official...

It's official...
Forum: What's On In Sports?   2011-02-08, 01:12 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,628
Posted By Drainc
Where are the Eminem commercials? He did two,...

Where are the Eminem commercials? He did two, one for Brisk and one for Chrysler. Those were two of my favourites with Rosanne Barr getting sacked by a log a close second. :)
Forum: Wind Mobile   2011-01-14, 01:21 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 34,316
Posted By Drainc
Apparently folks with the dev build have already...

Apparently folks with the dev build have already tried it and it works with most of the carriers in Canada (reported from the iPhone in Canada web site).

Now I don't know if the carriers will...
Forum: Portable Electronics: Digital Cameras, Camcorders, ebook Readers, iPods, MP3 Players and GPS   2011-01-04, 02:54 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 71,928
Posted By Drainc
As Starbudder says, Calibre's main advantage is...

As Starbudder says, Calibre's main advantage is being able to convert pretty much any ebook format to the format used for your device. For Kobo that is ePub.

If you purchase a book on the Kobo...
Forum: Portable Electronics: Digital Cameras, Camcorders, ebook Readers, iPods, MP3 Players and GPS   2011-01-02, 10:27 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 71,928
Posted By Drainc
You would need to download the ePub versions of...

You would need to download the ePub versions of the books and then pull them into Calibre. For that you need Adobe Digital Editions.
Forum: Portable Electronics: Digital Cameras, Camcorders, ebook Readers, iPods, MP3 Players and GPS   2010-12-16, 01:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,432
Posted By Drainc
There is at least one case, probably more, that...

There is at least one case, probably more, that has a built in LED light for reading on the Kobo and other eInk devices.
Forum: Video Game Consoles and PC Gaming   2010-12-14, 01:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,548
Posted By Drainc
The 3 year old might like Kinectimals, even the 6...

The 3 year old might like Kinectimals, even the 6 year old might. However there is a lack of quality titles at the moment. If they like dancing, Dance Central is the stand out leader of the pack in...
Forum: Video Game Consoles and PC Gaming   2010-12-07, 09:55 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,138
Posted By Drainc
Kanata Futureshop says that it has stock...

Kanata Futureshop says that it has stock...
Forum: Windows Computing   2010-12-03, 02:06 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,249
Posted By Drainc
Disappointing news to be sure. I have the...

Disappointing news to be sure. I have the original HP Mediasmart server and love it. If anyone can point me to a solution that allows me to expand drives at will, backup all of my windows network...
Forum: Rogers Cable TV: HD PVR Discussion   2010-12-01, 01:05 PM
Replies: 894
Views: 188,458
Posted By Drainc
No problems here and padding works

I got the update a week or two ago, I used to have an external drive but recently upgraded both of my PVRs to 500 Gig internal WD drives so don't need the externals anymore. I've had no issues since...
Forum: Portable Electronics: Digital Cameras, Camcorders, ebook Readers, iPods, MP3 Players and GPS   2010-11-29, 01:25 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,840
Posted By Drainc
I guess the changes are something different for...

I guess the changes are something different for everyone. Personally I'm happy about the side switch now being mute... I keep it by my bed at night and I've been woken up a few times with push...
Forum: Wind Mobile   2010-11-19, 02:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,146
Posted By Drainc
Does the iPhone work with the Mobilicity carrier?...

Does the iPhone work with the Mobilicity carrier? Doesn't seem to say on their web site, and a quick google didn't turn up the dirt.
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