Mac News for Mac Users

You are here : MyAppleMenu > 2002 > 07 > 09

Tuesday, July 9, 2002


Taiwan iMac Shipments Take A Hit As Demand For The Computer Slackens
by David Tzeng, Chou Hua-Hsin, DigiTimes
The new iMacís Taiwanese part suppliers and assemblers are reporting reduced or halted shipments amid weakening demand for the flat-panel desktop, according to sources familiar with the companies.

Quanta Computer May Ship 4.5 Million Notebooks This Year, Below Its Earlier Estimates
by David Tzeng, Chou Hua-Hsin,
Hit by slowing iMac shipments and cuts in orders from HP, Quanta Computer could face a long road in reaching its shipment target this year.

Crunch Time For Apple OS Security
by James Middleton,
Hackers see Mac OSX hole as soft touch.

Study Of Power Consumption Also Finds Macs Are Cheaper To Run
by Alex Summersby,
An independent analysis at the University of Liege, Belgium, has shown that Mac systems' significantly lower power consumption also means substantial savings over Windows PC systems.


What's With Apple's Fetish For Secrecy?
by David Coursey, ZDNet
Whoever is really to blame here, Apple needs to turn this brouhaha into a non-issue—and fast.

GraphicPower 'Blacklisting' Looks More Like Apathy Than Conspiracy
by Chuck La Tournous, RandomMaccess


Apple Determined To Upstage Rival
by Peggy Rogers, The Miami Herald
There will be pain involved, but also joy of release for Microsoft dissidents.

eMac Test Drive
by Steve Watkins, Low End Mac
The eMac fills at least two voids in Apple's product line.

Top Ten iPhoto Tips
by Derrick Story, O'Reilly Network
The truit is, iPhoto is really quite powerful (and complicated), even though it appears simple on the surface.


Tuesday, July 9, 2002
by Heng-Cheong Leong

Gene Steinberg: Many of the articles complaining about Apple's posture on this subject haven't apparently bothered to consult [Macworld Expo Media Registration page].


Don't Trash Microsoft Office Just Yet
by Peet Morris, CW360
One issue that is being missed in the hullabaloo regarding Microsoft's and Sun's office suites is programmability.

MyAppleMenu is edited by Heng-Cheong Leong. This site is not affiliated with Apple Computer, Inc. or any other companies in any manner. Apple, the Apple logo, Macintosh, Power Macintosh, PowerBook, iMac, iBook, iPod, and eMac are registered trademarks of Apple Computer, Inc. All other brands or product names are trademarks of their registered holders. Copyright © 1996-2004 Heng-Cheong Leong. All rights reserved. MyAppleMenu supports the Open Link Policy.