October 21-27, 2000
Apple released its quarterly results
which were below expectations.
has icons for the Mac including Mac OS X.
has Icons, Desktops, etc. for the Mac including Mac OS X.
The Mac OS X
downloads page has been updated.
has released a color Visor.
An article with the creator of Kaleidoscope
on Mac OS X and Aqua.
An letter from Ambrosia Software
on the current Mac OS X beta offers a user and developers perspective.
An LA Times article
on the beta of Mac OS X.
offers enhanced functionality of the Microsoft Word Viewer for the Mac.
October 14-20, 2000
Apple has launched a rebate program
offering $300 off of a G4 Cube and a monitor.
Apple released a preview of Quicktime 5
Thursby Software has released MacSOHO
which allows you to network Macs and PC's on a small network.
is a Cocoa Napster client for Mac OS X.
PowerOn Software has released Action Menus
, the evolution of Now Menus.
VSE Be Found 2.1
is available. The new version 2.1 can now open up to 9 simultaneous connections to submit a web page to the search engines making it nearly twice as fast the previous version and saving more time.
Microsoft has some extras available for Office 2001
including some Applescripts and a Control Strip module.
MacWeek has an article on the Icons
for Mac OS X.
is a good site for basic Macintosh troubleshooting.
have hit 1Ghz, now if they are only adopted we might break out of the 500Mhz range.
Here is a hack
to get most of the functions of the Finder back when running OS X.
on Mac OS X.
October 7-13, 2000
There have been many signs lately that Apple may be opening stores
similar to Gateway.
An article on the drop in Apple's stock
as well as a News.com area
REALBasic version 3.0a9
is now released.
You can listen to music
from Madonna's web site in Quicktime format.
Outpost.com is having an iMovie contest
sponsored by Apple Computer.
Symantec has released a beta of Norton Utilities Version 6.0
which will repair Mac OS X volumes when booted in Mac OS 9.
has released version 3.0 of their client as well as a Mac OS X version.
A ZDNet story
says that Mac OS X is a hit with first users.
is offering special pricing of $399.95 on 500 MHz Crescendo G3 upgrades for the PCI Macs.
Mac OS X forums
for those looking for more information.
Here is a detailed page of Mac OS facts
, including many on the use of UNIX.
September 30-October 6, 2000
Apple announced their third quarter earnings
would be lower than expected and took a 50% hit (OUCH!) on their stock price.
Mail Convert 2.1
has been released. The update features a field editor, drag and drop support, basic AppleScript support (including the ability to fully automate the conversion process included sample scripts) as well as a number of bug fixes.
Handspring has announce a springboard cellular phone module
which allows you to use your Visor as a phone.
Sonnet released their current OS X statement
which details compatibility with Apple's new OS.
Apple has announced that the ADC to DVI connector
to connect old Cinema and Studio displays to the new connectors on the G4 Cube and G4.
Go2Mac.com's first impressions
of Mac OS X.