Gestures on a macbook? :confused:

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  1. quid

    quid I Piss Excellence OT Supporter

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    im about to blow my load on a blackbook, i was reading somewhere that it was only the mbp's that got the trackpad gestures, is that wrong :x:
     
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    so far it's just MBPs and MBAs, a Blackbook is still worth it though.
     
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    quid I Piss Excellence OT Supporter

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    nooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo
     
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    gestures are definitely cool, but to me it's not worth the extra money to go to a MBP/A
     
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    I don't understand why my MBP 2.4 can't do gestures...
     
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    quid I Piss Excellence OT Supporter

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    yea, im really interested in the portability of the 13.3 inch monitor, and really cant stand the air. so im not going to to go mbp over this but it would have been nice to get it with the black book.

    im probably going this weekend, i cant seem to hold off any longer, though i want to wait until sept 15 just in case they update something before the promo ends.
     
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    If it's not the latest generation, it just doesn't. How old is it?
     
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    the zoom + forward/back is super handy.
     
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    one year... it seems like something software could easily allow it to do.
     
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    different trackpad.
     
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    they have added that and a third USB and I would love to have both...
     
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    honestly, I rarely use the gestures. :o
     
  14. quid

    quid I Piss Excellence OT Supporter

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    im in thumbnail view a lot and would love to be able to change thumbnail sizes that quickly
     
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    Trade me :squint:
     
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    I can't live without it now... its so much better to have multitouch on the trackpad... makes my productivity so much faster
     
  17. quid

    quid I Piss Excellence OT Supporter

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    welp. blew my wad, blackbook and 32gb touch.
     
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    :bowdown:
     
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    :eek5: I didn't know that worked :bowdown:
     
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    wtf are gestures?
     
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    like iphone controls, but on a laptop touchpad
     
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    quid I Piss Excellence OT Supporter

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    now its time to get moar rams :eek3:
     
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    no 4gb, no care
     
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    im thinking about cricual. it blows my mind how cheap ram has gotten over the years.
     
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    New macbook will be out by october and has the multitouch pad
     

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