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Tuesday, July 4, 2000


Dot-Coms Flying High With Business Jets
by Associated Press
Many recent Gulfstream buyers are technology billionaires who benefited from the high-flying dot-com economy: Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban, who co-founded and later sold it to Yahoo for around $5 billion; Apple Computer CEO Steve Jobs and Nathan Myhrvold, Microsoft's former chief technology officer.

3D's Last Chance
by Business 2.0
After years of providing geeky thrills that were a hassle to view, 3D Web imagery must now prove it can actually sell stuff.


Boxing Apple

Open Source And The Macintosh
by TidBITS
Apple's emphasis on a graphical user interface with a high level of internal consistency worked - virtually all Macintosh programmers work hard on interface, sometimes harder than on the actual code.


Stylus Photo 2000P
by Macworld UK
For the right person - a photographer, or an artist - this printer could be a goldmine and therefore worth every penny.

UpdateAgent 8
by MacAddict
For a more stable Mac, $50 a year is a bargain.


Tuesday, July 4, 2000
by Heng-Cheong Leong

Rumors, Folks, Rumors

Or why this cannot be what Apple is throwing at us this coming Macworld.

5. It's a right-handed only mouse.

4. It's ugly, ugly, ugly.

3. It cannot match any of the 6 colors of iMac.

2. It has Not-A-Steve-Jobs-Product written all over it.

1. It's from another one of those rumors site that predicted the coming of a 17-inch iMac for years.


Intel BIOS Update - Close But No Cigar
by The Register
You see what happens? You write a positive story about Intel and fate vomits in your face.

A Review Of Microsoft Project 2000
by Scripps Howard News Service
I wanted this column to be a review of Microsoft Project 2000, a truly ground-breaking project management tool. But a large portion of that has to be how lousy the accompanying manual is.

An Integrated, Friendlier Windows Me
by Los Angeles Times
Microsoft's Millennium Edition has added multimedia and video-editing capabilities and easy home networking.

Gateway Finds Glitch In 1-GHz AMD Systems
Gateway has found a bug with its computers containing the 1-GHz Athlon "Thunderbird" chip from Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) but is working to solve the problem and offering to fix affected computers.

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