1. Download our Official Android App: Forums for Android!
  2. We apologize for the disruption in email services! They are sending out now, but there is a backlog, so it may take a little time to catch up.

Galaxy Nexus Watering Hole

Discussion in 'Off Topic' started by BabyBlues, Dec 6, 2011.

  1. MSUgEEk

    MSUgEEk Android Expert
    Rank:
    None
    Points:
    313
    Posts:
    3,696
    Joined:
    Apr 22, 2010

    Apr 22, 2010
    3,696
    1,418
    313
    Electrical Design Engineer
    Northwestern Alabama
    Just for you:

    [​IMG]
     

    Advertisement

    breadnatty08 likes this.
  2. Roze

    Roze Hiding behind a mystery
    Rank:
    None
    Points:
    333
    Posts:
    9,814
    Joined:
    Jan 20, 2010

    Jan 20, 2010
    9,814
    2,183
    333
    Where the Sakura grows
    Interesting vertical acquisition. I hope that in the long run they are able to save money and pass the saving to their customers

    lol, although I'm happy I don't live in Windsor. Just imagine living where you are constantly bombarded with low frequency humming noises

    I am surprise how the Cdn politians are taking this thing really seriously.
    WOWZA...I have no words for their utter stupidity.

    Oh man, I hope whatever the work conflict was, it resolves in your favour.
     
  3. Stigy

    Stigy Some say...
    Rank:
    None
    Points:
    413
    Posts:
    4,100
    Joined:
    Nov 5, 2009

    Nov 5, 2009
    4,100
    3,023
    413
    Male
    Good morning everyone and happy Tuesday.

    95% done with my iOS app. Need to do some graphics and some icons and fix one issue, but I think it may be a Titanium bug more than code related. I am trying to come up with a solution that fixes it right now, but waiting to hear back from the support team about it. iOS apps need different size icons so gotta work on that tonight. Pretty stoked to get it tested on devices.

    Have a ton of ideas for V1.1 including doing an iPad SplitView style and social media integration. But i'd rather just get it in the app store and approved/denied by Apple.

    That's another way to do it - glad you got it resolved.

    Most things are legal in Jersey. ;)

    Hope everything works out Dread. Sounds pretty bad, but keep your head up and pull through it.

    Read this yesterday - what a good article. I remember when he traded his iPhone for a car and extra iPhones. Pretty interesting stuff in there.
     
  4. BabyBlues

    BabyBlues Trouble Just Finds Me!
    Thread Starter
    Rank:
    None
    Points:
    1,333
    Posts:
    13,125
    Joined:
    Jun 3, 2010

    Jun 3, 2010
    13,125
    9,766
    1,333
    Female
    Masquerading as a responsible adult
    Jersey - born & bred
    Aaaarrrrggggghhhhhhhh! Work blocked Sirius overnight. :mad::(
     
  5. MSUgEEk

    MSUgEEk Android Expert
    Rank:
    None
    Points:
    313
    Posts:
    3,696
    Joined:
    Apr 22, 2010

    Apr 22, 2010
    3,696
    1,418
    313
    Electrical Design Engineer
    Northwestern Alabama

    Tragic!
     
  6. breadnatty08

    breadnatty08 pain rustique
    Rank:
    None
    Points:
    1,313
    Posts:
    19,890
    Joined:
    Nov 8, 2009

    Nov 8, 2009
    19,890
    6,118
    1,313
    District of Columbia
    Have you tried Rhapsody or Spotify?
     
  7. AntimonyER

    AntimonyER AF Addict
    Rank:
    None
    Points:
    1,343
    Posts:
    13,646
    Joined:
    Jun 18, 2010

    Jun 18, 2010
    13,646
    8,004
    1,343
    Statesboro, GA
    I will be honest, I am surprised my work hasn't blocked this site yet.
     
  8. Stigy

    Stigy Some say...
    Rank:
    None
    Points:
    413
    Posts:
    4,100
    Joined:
    Nov 5, 2009

    Nov 5, 2009
    4,100
    3,023
    413
    Male
    My job blocks anything streaming (but only in my office). Stamford office has Pandora, Spotify, Rdio, etc.

    So obnioxus that we have different firewalls. They even get Reddit!
     
  9. Copacetic

    Copacetic Android Expert
    Rank:
    None
    Points:
    163
    Posts:
    1,145
    Joined:
    Nov 17, 2011

    Nov 17, 2011
    1,145
    498
    163
    Coastal Carolina
    Even on your gnex, not over wifi?
     
  10. BabyBlues

    BabyBlues Trouble Just Finds Me!
    Thread Starter
    Rank:
    None
    Points:
    1,333
    Posts:
    13,125
    Joined:
    Jun 3, 2010

    Jun 3, 2010
    13,125
    9,766
    1,333
    Female
    Masquerading as a responsible adult
    Jersey - born & bred
    No. I liked that it was a bookmark on my computer. I can do Sirius through Nyxie if I want but sound quality isn't the same.
     
  11. Unforgiven

    Moderator
    Rank:
     #2
    Points:
    4,238
    Posts:
    33,592
    Joined:
    Jun 23, 2010

    Jun 23, 2010
    33,592
    33,728
    4,238
    Male
    Douglas, MA
    We can get Facebook & You Tube, but no streaming radio. Bass Pro Shops and Cabella's is blocked too. Can't figure out the logic.
     
  12. BabyBlues

    BabyBlues Trouble Just Finds Me!
    Thread Starter
    Rank:
    None
    Points:
    1,333
    Posts:
    13,125
    Joined:
    Jun 3, 2010

    Jun 3, 2010
    13,125
    9,766
    1,333
    Female
    Masquerading as a responsible adult
    Jersey - born & bred
    Facebook - no. YouTube - yes. But only by going to it directly. It gets blocked if trying to go via a link.
    I can still get to iwastesomuchtime.com though!
     
  13. Copacetic

    Copacetic Android Expert
    Rank:
    None
    Points:
    163
    Posts:
    1,145
    Joined:
    Nov 17, 2011

    Nov 17, 2011
    1,145
    498
    163
    Coastal Carolina
    BB, did you upgrade to 2.0 on the gnex? My sound quality is great, bt headset, regular headset or through
    The earphone jack to stereo.
     
    BabyBlues likes this.
  14. AntimonyER

    AntimonyER AF Addict
    Rank:
    None
    Points:
    1,343
    Posts:
    13,646
    Joined:
    Jun 18, 2010

    Jun 18, 2010
    13,646
    8,004
    1,343
    Statesboro, GA
    Guns and bandwidth restrictions...
     
  15. MSUgEEk

    MSUgEEk Android Expert
    Rank:
    None
    Points:
    313
    Posts:
    3,696
    Joined:
    Apr 22, 2010

    Apr 22, 2010
    3,696
    1,418
    313
    Electrical Design Engineer
    Northwestern Alabama
    Haha, I can't figure out the logic of the filter here either. Some sites you think should be blocked aren't but ones that probably shouldn't be are.
     
  16. BabyBlues

    BabyBlues Trouble Just Finds Me!
    Thread Starter
    Rank:
    None
    Points:
    1,333
    Posts:
    13,125
    Joined:
    Jun 3, 2010

    Jun 3, 2010
    13,125
    9,766
    1,333
    Female
    Masquerading as a responsible adult
    Jersey - born & bred
    Ohhhh - I didn't even check that. I will see if an update is there and try it out. Thanks. :)
     
  17. Roze

    Roze Hiding behind a mystery
    Rank:
    None
    Points:
    333
    Posts:
    9,814
    Joined:
    Jan 20, 2010

    Jan 20, 2010
    9,814
    2,183
    333
    Where the Sakura grows
    MY workplace allows Facebook (FB chat) and G+ (but no gTalk). No streaming of any kind. Sites with name or tags that contain 'game' are blocked too.
     
  18. BabyBlues

    BabyBlues Trouble Just Finds Me!
    Thread Starter
    Rank:
    None
    Points:
    1,333
    Posts:
    13,125
    Joined:
    Jun 3, 2010

    Jun 3, 2010
    13,125
    9,766
    1,333
    Female
    Masquerading as a responsible adult
    Jersey - born & bred
    And for my friends in the Aeronautics field, and those who are intrigued by it - thought you'd all get a kick out of this. :

    [​IMG]
     
  19. breadnatty08

    breadnatty08 pain rustique
    Rank:
    None
    Points:
    1,313
    Posts:
    19,890
    Joined:
    Nov 8, 2009

    Nov 8, 2009
    19,890
    6,118
    1,313
    District of Columbia
  20. BabyBlues

    BabyBlues Trouble Just Finds Me!
    Thread Starter
    Rank:
    None
    Points:
    1,333
    Posts:
    13,125
    Joined:
    Jun 3, 2010

    Jun 3, 2010
    13,125
    9,766
    1,333
    Female
    Masquerading as a responsible adult
    Jersey - born & bred
    Gtalk I got around by going through Gmail or igoogle page. :D
     
  21. MSUgEEk

    MSUgEEk Android Expert
    Rank:
    None
    Points:
    313
    Posts:
    3,696
    Joined:
    Apr 22, 2010

    Apr 22, 2010
    3,696
    1,418
    313
    Electrical Design Engineer
    Northwestern Alabama
    But he said Youtube wasn't blocked and streaming radio is. If I were a network admin, I'd reverse that. Streaming radio might take up 50MB/hour, if that. You could easily surpass that in 10 minutes of youtube.
     
  22. halon

    halon hakuna matata
    Rank:
    None
    Points:
    313
    Posts:
    4,399
    Joined:
    Apr 13, 2010

    Apr 13, 2010
    4,399
    1,395
    313
    Boilermaker, Norfolk Southern
    Altoona, Pennsylvania
  23. MSUgEEk

    MSUgEEk Android Expert
    Rank:
    None
    Points:
    313
    Posts:
    3,696
    Joined:
    Apr 22, 2010

    Apr 22, 2010
    3,696
    1,418
    313
    Electrical Design Engineer
    Northwestern Alabama

    While we're on the subject of work filters....blocked.
     
  24. BabyBlues

    BabyBlues Trouble Just Finds Me!
    Thread Starter
    Rank:
    None
    Points:
    1,333
    Posts:
    13,125
    Joined:
    Jun 3, 2010

    Jun 3, 2010
    13,125
    9,766
    1,333
    Female
    Masquerading as a responsible adult
    Jersey - born & bred
    Sorry. :(
    (another will be in a moment as well, I'm sure)
     
  25. BabyBlues

    BabyBlues Trouble Just Finds Me!
    Thread Starter
    Rank:
    None
    Points:
    1,333
    Posts:
    13,125
    Joined:
    Jun 3, 2010

    Jun 3, 2010
    13,125
    9,766
    1,333
    Female
    Masquerading as a responsible adult
    Jersey - born & bred
    And for those of you who enjoyed Chemistry:

    [​IMG]
     
    The_Chief likes this.

Share This Page

Loading...