April 1, 2001 update
AAPL closed at $22.07 Friday, down 46¢.
Just Wait, Daniel Jansen, My Turn, 04.01. A better Mac is always just around the corner, so why buy today? Clone of the Day:
DayStar Genesis MP+, 04.1. Talk about power – four 233 MHz 604e processors! Mac of the Week:
Macintosh IIfx (3/90-4/92), first Mac to earn the label “wicked fast.” Email List of the Week:
G-List covers all the fast G3- and G4-based Macs. New on High End Mac
The Virtues of a G4, Michel Munger, Mac Daniel, 04.01. “Get with the program, and stop looking backwards with your old clones and Performas!”
Buy New Every Two, Dan Knight, Mac Musings, 04.01. Why you really do need to replace your Mac every two years.
Firmware Truth, Anne Onymus, The Rumor Mill, 04.01. Last week’s firmware update fiasco was the tip of the memory iceberg.
iPerforma, Matthew Urban, Matt’s Mac, 04.01. Finally, Apple has released a worth successor to the Performa 635!
Just Wait, Daniel Jansen, My Turn, 04.01. A better Mac is always just around the corner, so why buy today?
Lost Desktop Pattern, Charlie Ruggiero, Mac Daniel, 04.01. My favorite desktop pattern disappeared. How do I get it back?
Going High End Requires Some Adjusting, Charles W. Moore, Miscellaneous Ramblings, 04.01. That old PowerBook G3 has got to go….
The Apple Digital Hub, Jeff Adkins, Mac Lab Report, 04.01. A history of Apple’s digital lifestyle hub, AirPort Plus, AppleSpokes, and more.
Windows XP Beta 02. Only 106,500 bugs, Paulo Rodrigues, Tangerine Fusion, 04.01. For Microsoft, this is an improvement.
About High End Mac, Dan Knight, 04.01. Why this about face? Around the Web
Hardware: Rev. B PowerBook G4 Now Shipping!, Go2Mac.com, 04.1. Dual G4 processors make them great for grilling.
Apple buys Bungie from Microsoft, announces iBox, MacSlash, 04.01. Finally, a way to assure top quality gaming on the Mac! Web: Apple legal hacks Mac Junkie, 04.01. Could be the end for another Mac site. 🙁
Steve Jobs sells his stock, MacSlash, 04.01. SEC filing says Jobs to unload all Apple stock over next four months. Web:
ResExcellence shut down by feds, 04.01. Site moved to Principality of Sealand. Hardware:
Apple to purchase AMD, MacSlash, 04.01. Will Apple go Athlon — or AMD build PowerPCs?
Introducing the new beige iMac, Mac Evangelist, 04.01. Seeing is believing. Upgrade:
Mac Plus speedup, Marc Schrier, 1998.04.01. Modification propels 8 MHz Mac Plus to 1 GHz level.
Low End Win, last year’s April Fools Day version of Low End Mac.