April 21-27, 2001
Apple reported a profit
of $43 million for the last quarter.
Apple has scheduled a press event
for May 1st with speculations running on a wide number of things that could be announced.
BBEdit now has a Mac OS X version
Lockheed has Quicktime movies
of the new Joint Strike Fighter.
has info and pictures on some of the rumored Apple stores.
An Apple TIL article
on setting up multiple Airport base stations for roaming.
Go2Mac.com shows a bag designed
to hold the Powerbook G4 Titanium.
ChartMaker Pro 5.0
gives you the ability to create line charts, bar charts, column charts, scatter charts, and pie charts all using FileMaker's built-in features.
is an instant messenger designed for LAN's and is available for Mac OS and Windows.
A Toast 5.01 update
is available but does not yet support Mac OS X.
is a game available for Mac OS.
Apple appears to be updating
their processor speeds in the PowerMac G4 line.
April 14-20, 2001
is software that you can use to run a Webcam with many features or if you just need basic features with low overhead, you can try the freeware Stripcam
Apple has ranked at the top
of a tech support survey.
is a control panel that uses the empty space on the menu bar for many operations such as launching and switching applications, and opening files.
has an XML editor for both Mac OS and Mac OS X.
is available for both Mac OS and Mac OS X.
has been released and is now available for download.
Apple is selling a "mobile newsroom"
consisting of a Ti PowerBook, Video Camera, Airport Base Station and Final Cut Pro.
An Apple article
on the Sacramento Bee newspaper and their use of Macs to create videos.
Microsoft announced that Windows XP will not support USB 2.0
instead opting to support FireWire.
A "Liquid Theme"
is available for use with the Appearance control panel which will make your Mac look like Mac OS X.
will let you sync you Newton with Microsoft Entourage.
April 07-13, 2001
Microsoft has released Service Release 1
for Office 2001.
An article on using iDVD on a Mac
with a Superdrive and comparing it to a Compaq version.
, a Mac chain in Northern California, has closed its doors.
Visorcentral has a April Fools day page showing Mac OS X on the Visor
An Applescript 1.6 updater
has been released by Apple.
March 31-April 06, 2001
Apple's laptop sales have surged
while other computer makers have fallen based.
Windows Media Player 7 for the Mac is available for download
Microsoft is selling Office 2001 for Mac
with a $50 rebate and 50% off the Mac OS X version when it comes out.
O'Reilly has a Mac development center
on their web site and will have some upcoming books for programming on Mac OS X.
Apple has in store events planned
to go along with the launch of Mac OS X.