No VPC Support for Airport Extreme

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Date: Wednesday, April 9th, 2003, 00:00
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I just received my new PowerBook 17-inch over the weekend and installed all my software (what a great machine!). When I got into work on Monday I booted up Virtual PC to link to our Exchange Server but got an error about Ethernet emulation. I reinstalled VPC but still no luck.

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Wireless Displays

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Date: Wednesday, April 9th, 2003, 00:00
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Viewsonic announced the AirPanel Wireless Smart Displays this past January but I can’t figure out what technology is being used.

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iBook Speed Bumps to 900MHz Imminent

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Date: Tuesday, April 8th, 2003, 00:00
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Think Secret is reporting this morning the specifications of three new iBook models. These upgrades will be speed bumped up to 900 MHz, but will not break the 1GHz barrier or include other changes.

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Noisy PowerMacs: QT Movie Compares Old and New Fans

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Date: Tuesday, April 8th, 2003, 00:00
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Here is a new movie that shows Apple’s new kit for the fans of the PowerMacs. First it compares the noise of a normal PowerMac (the noisy ones from Summer 2002) with the noise of the very same Mac with the new fans. Then it shows how to install the new kit.

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iBook in Iraq

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Date: Tuesday, April 8th, 2003, 00:00
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John Pendygraft, photographer for the St. Petersburg Times, has an interesting photo-weblog of his experiences as an embedded journalist in the Iraq war.

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Still No Internet Telephony for the Mac

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Date: Tuesday, April 8th, 2003, 00:00
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I chatted with a DialPad assistant yesterday asking if there is a Mac version of Chameleon (their Internet phone client software) in progress.

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CardScan and Misleading Mac Support

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Date: Tuesday, April 8th, 2003, 00:00
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Corex, the company that markets the product line CardScan of business card scanners, is on my Anti-Mac Top Ten List as a company that seems set on never supporting the Mac OS.

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Ask PowerPage: What to do With a DeadBook

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Date: Tuesday, April 8th, 2003, 00:00
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Here comes the Zire 71

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Date: Monday, April 7th, 2003, 09:00
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The other new Palm device is the Zire 71. The new Zire model features:

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Bluetooth and the Nokia 7650

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Date: Monday, April 7th, 2003, 09:00
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If you go to Apple’s Bluetooth Web site, they say that you download pictures from your Nokia 7650 camera-phone over Bluetooth for use as an iCard. Is this a sign of expanded Bluetooth support in iSync (it still is not listed as an iSync-compatible phone)? Does anybody know have a 7650? How do you go about downloading pictures on it?

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