Quicken 2003 Crashing on Quit Command

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Date: Monday, June 9th, 2003, 08:46
Category: Software

The problem with Intuit’s Quicken 2003 software is the 60-75% frequency of it crashing on quit. The error message, “the Application Quicken 2003 has unexpectedly quit…the system and other applications have not been affected” is provided without a specific error number. The same problem occurred with Quicken 2002 Deluxe….

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Preparing AMR Audio for the Sony Ericsson T610

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Date: Saturday, June 7th, 2003, 13:19
Category: Mobile Phone

I’ve been trying to prepare some audio with QuickTime 6.3 to use as a ring tone on my new T610 but without success.

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Follow-Up: Wireless Newton for Sale on eBay

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Date: Friday, June 6th, 2003, 21:27
Category: PDA

The item in your previous article is not a Newton, but the Marco device manufactured by Motorola under a license agreement with Apple. There have been Newton clones from other manufacturers, too…

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Wireless Newton for Sale on eBay

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Date: Thursday, June 5th, 2003, 16:26
Category: PDA

Check out this Newton with built-in wireless capabilities for sale on eBay. Did I miss something or is this an old Apple Newton Prototype with built-in wireless?

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Bluetooth Mouse Options

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Date: Wednesday, June 4th, 2003, 23:08
Category: iPod, User Group

Doc Brown has found these nifty Bluetooth mice by Taiwanese company Cellink. Any chance of an importer Stateside? Doc writes “Looks more appealing for Powerbook use than Microsoft’s large BT mouse, and definitely better than Logitech’s measly offering.”

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PB Educational Pricing in Canada

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Date: Wednesday, June 4th, 2003, 08:56
Category: iPod, User Group

Just to let you know:
Ed pricing in Canada is lower than I thought. Here are the new prices (from the University of Montreal coop price list)…

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Goodbye Mac Bryce

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Date: Wednesday, June 4th, 2003, 01:35
Category: iPod, User Group

A unique, once-ground-breaking product designed on a Mac has just been discontinued in favor of a Windows-only audience…

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iSync Frustration Continues

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Date: Wednesday, June 4th, 2003, 00:55
Category: iPod, User Group

Ed: Our mobile guru-at-large R. Emory Lundberg has some (ahem) constructive criticism of iSync 1.1 for having half-baked Nokia 3650 support and still-anemic Palm support reliant on Palm Desktop. Has Jobs abandoned real Palm support in favor of phones? Wasn’t the whole vision of iSync total, seamless sync with everything? Have to agree with Mr. Lundberg here. -PK Read more . . .

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Summer of Music: JBL Invaders

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Date: Wednesday, June 4th, 2003, 00:53
Category: iPod, User Group

Dan Deering has given the new JBL Invaders a full review for TheMacSource.com. Makes me want to consider trading in my SoundSticks — with a multichannel audio interface the speakers support 4.1 surround.

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iPod Experience: Disk Errors with 30GB?

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Date: Tuesday, June 3rd, 2003, 23:19
Category: iPod, User Group

Some users are reporting random disk errors when using the new iPods to transfer large files in FireWire disk mode. Read more . . .

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