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by jasonec
Fri Jun 07, 2019 7:42 pm
Forum: The Donut Shop
Topic: MacBook Repair?
Replies: 12
Views: 1249

Re: MacBook Repair?

ericball wrote:Mainly Mac https://www.mainlymac.ca/ in Markham does out of warranty repairs. They've serviced both my wife's Macbook and my iMac.


That shop looks great - I love that they do it in their own place!
by jasonec
Wed May 29, 2019 3:05 pm
Forum: Coin-Op Corner
Topic: So, you want to be an Operator?
Replies: 5
Views: 434

Re: So, you want to be an Operator?

That's hilarious :lol:
Glad he got the machines back in the end though....
by jasonec
Tue May 21, 2019 4:14 pm
Forum: Coin-Op Corner
Topic: FS: Star Wars Episode 1 Racer Deluxe Machine (as is)
Replies: 8
Views: 704

Re: FS: Star Wars Episode 1 Racer Deluxe Machine (as is)

OTTOgd wrote:Wow. Nifty project! But big.

It's not the size that counts, but how you use it.... 8)
by jasonec
Sun May 19, 2019 6:04 pm
Forum: Coin-Op Corner
Topic: TCA - Let's Play Donkey Kong!
Replies: 1
Views: 222

Re: TCA - Let's Play Donkey Kong!

Great video!
However, when it comes to getting better at Donkey Kong, there's no better way than to follow Billy Mitchell's formula: cheat :lol:
by jasonec
Sun May 05, 2019 7:26 pm
Forum: Anything Gaming Goes
Topic: Niagara Video Game Swap April 28
Replies: 13
Views: 1604

Re: Niagara Video Game Swap April 28

nes_pimp wrote:
OTTOgd wrote:Post pics of the event!


I would but even after converting the pix and shrinking the size they won't upload to the site. Whats the easiest way to add pix?


The easiest way is to post a link to an Imgur album (or some alternative) - I believe the quota for images has been reached on the CGCC server.
by jasonec
Wed Apr 10, 2019 12:05 pm
Forum: The Donut Shop
Topic: MacBook Repair?
Replies: 12
Views: 1249

Re: MacBook Repair?

RayB wrote:
jasonec wrote:I think you should reinstall the OS.

How do you down-vote a post in here?


That feature is only available if you are accessing this site from macOS :lol:
by jasonec
Tue Apr 09, 2019 6:02 pm
Forum: The Donut Shop
Topic: MacBook Repair?
Replies: 12
Views: 1249

Re: MacBook Repair?

My screen stopped working right after an OS upgrade (Sierra to High Sierra). It's very suspicious. Could also just be a loose cable, or simple burnt out board component. Was the screen ever replaced previously? I remember an issue Louis Rossmann said on a few of his videos where Apple made an updat...
by jasonec
Thu Apr 04, 2019 11:52 am
Forum: The Donut Shop
Topic: MacBook Repair?
Replies: 12
Views: 1249

Re: MacBook Repair?

RayB wrote:I paid nothing for this one!


Nice! But I think you overpaid a bit.
by jasonec
Wed Apr 03, 2019 8:54 pm
Forum: The Donut Shop
Topic: MacBook Repair?
Replies: 12
Views: 1249

Re: MacBook Repair?

There's a place in Kitchener on King Street called "We Repair Macs" that's basically like the KW version of Louis Rossmann.
Just don't expect any help from Apple: https://www.cbc.ca/player/play/1339717187772
by jasonec
Tue Mar 19, 2019 8:57 pm
Forum: Coin-Op Corner
Topic: 2007 & 2008 Detroit Super Auctions (or "Guns or Pinball")
Replies: 5
Views: 1047

Re: 2007 & 2008 Detroit Super Auctions (or "Guns or Pinball")

Geez - those prices are high....
by jasonec
Sun Feb 17, 2019 10:32 pm
Forum: Coin-Op Corner
Topic: Wanted - Taito cab, ala Double dragon
Replies: 1
Views: 318

Re: Wanted - Taito cab, ala Double dragon

Welcome back to the hobby!!!
by jasonec
Sun Feb 03, 2019 9:28 am
Forum: Coin-Op Corner
Topic: NNC noob in need of help!
Replies: 11
Views: 1238

Re: NNC noob in need of help!

scogon wrote:pretty sure the board will boot up without a fan..... it may be toast? any other cabs in your area to test it on?


:ditto: Determining whether the board is the issue will narrow down your troubleshooting the fastest.
by jasonec
Wed Jan 23, 2019 1:35 pm
Forum: The Donut Shop
Topic: Cult of Mac
Replies: 4
Views: 1728

Re: Cult of Mac

How many of those textbooks are about optimizing 68k assembly for Capcom? 8) Sadly.....NONE! They're mostly on Linux, UNIX, Windows Server, Scripting, Exchange Server and an ancient technology called BlackBerry Enterprise Server. Oh, and one book on Windows Vista (don't judge me - I was young and n...
by jasonec
Tue Jan 22, 2019 2:37 pm
Forum: The Donut Shop
Topic: Cult of Mac
Replies: 4
Views: 1728

Re: Cult of Mac

c0nn0r wrote:Downloaded. Looks like a fun read! Will probably share it with my Dad as well. How long did it take you to pen this?


It took me 2 days (basically the weekend).
However, writing is easy for me (I've written 24 published academic textbooks that are used in colleges and universities worldwide).
by jasonec
Mon Jan 21, 2019 9:55 pm
Forum: The Donut Shop
Topic: Cult of Mac
Replies: 4
Views: 1728

Cult of Mac

OK - I got roped into doing this recently for fun, and it turned out funnier than I expected.
The PDF is here: https://github.com/jasoneckert/CultOfMac

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