May 17 in Low End Mac History
May 16 - May 18
- On the Web: Take one, Matthew
Urban, Matt's Mac. Choices when working with images: final quality,
file type, tools, and more.
- Mac-friendly news sites, Jeff
Adkins, Mac Lab Report. Where in the Web will you find good news,
good science coverage, and good Mac compatibility?
- Educational computing done
wrong, Adam Robert Guha, Apple Archive. Poorly maintained and
rarely updated computers undermine their use as educational
- Is Apple's insider selling market
driven?, Tim Nash, Taking Back the Market. Why are so many
Apple executives unloading AAPL stock these days?
- Learning Linux on a PC?, Dirk
Pilat, Down But Not Out. Why in the world is Dirk running Linux on
an ugly beige Pentium box?
- Intrigo Lapstation, Easy-Plug
Easy-Go notebook drives, new notebook cases, and more,
Charles Moore. Backup and hard drive price reductions, new iPod
case and laptop bags, lapstations, and bargain 'Books.
- 13" MacBook introduced, 15"
MacBook Pro speed bump, The 'Book Review. The iBook replacement
has a 13.3" widescreen display, 1.83 and 2.0 GHz Core Duo
processors, extended desktop, sudden motion sensors, iSight, Front
Row with remote, and much more.
- MacBook glossy screen problems,
Classic option for Intel Macs, and more on replacing Home Page,
Dan Knight, Low End Mac Mailbag. Reader unconvinced a glossy laptop
screen is a good idea, SheepShaver PowerPC emulator puts Classic on
Macintel, more thoughts on WYSIWYG HTML editors, and eMac CPU
- X11: Your window for using Unix
apps on the Mac, Leaman Crews, Plays Well with Others. Mac OS X
is a Unix variant. X11 is the tool that lets you access Unix
applications using a graphical interface with mouse support.
- Apple vs. Flash: A
battle of power and perception, Frank Fox, Stop the Noiz. If Apple
allows Flash on its mobile devices, it surrenders some control over the
platform to Adobe, which has a poor track record for Apple
- Droid outselling iPhone?, do you
need a 3G iPad?, Obama doesn't get the iPad, and more, iNews
Review. Also Apple may regret the iPad, inconsistent iPad usability,
next gen iPhone to use A4 processor, BibleReader updated for iPad,
solar dock for iPhone, and more.
May 16 - May 18
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