macosrumors ??

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  1. macrumors 68020

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    Has the macosrumors site finally passed into oblivion?? It has ben dorn for days - rarely has much info on it when it is up anyway !!!

    Just curious.
     
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    AvSRoCkCO1067

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    I think I just heard a cricket chirping :eek: .....







    MacBook Thin, MacBook Gamer, Mac Gamer, and iBook are all coming!!! You heard it here first (well, after MacOSRumors.... :p ).
     
  3. macrumors 6502

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    It seems to go down a lot near announcement times, prolly on purpose.
     
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    Chundles

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    Don't forget the 8-core PowerMac based on those brand new quad-core Conroe chips.
     
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    Sun Baked

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    Sort of like a rotting zombie, just wait it'll move and bring the stink to where you are sitting.

    It always takes them weeks to notice the site is down. Then they blame it on someone else dowsing the servers, car accidents, money problems, etc.
     
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    spicyapple

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    jholzner

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    They're back up and running as of now.

    I think they are full of crap to be honest.
     
  8. macrumors 6502a

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    Never take anything they say seriously. I mean, I pretty much assume if they say it, it's not gonna happen.

    The only reason I'd ever read it would be to get a good laugh ;).
     
  9. macrumors 68020

    Unspeaked

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    Back in '99, I remember they were the best Mac rumors site out there.

    Then something happened (there was talk that they lost their inside source) and it was never the same.

    I distinctly remember them breaking the Cube story when it was a pipedream on most other rumors sites, and then Think Secret followed - and even then, most Mac fans were saying, "Yeah, right! A cube? No way!"
     
  10. macrumors 68020

    Unspeaked

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    Also, even though they (and everyone else) refer to themselves as "they," I think it's just one poor soul who runs things there.
     

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