Getting the Best Possible Performance out of AltiVec

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Date: Wednesday, April 20th, 2005, 17:09
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Apple clearly has a substantial interest in making sure that programmers targeting the Mac are getting the best possible performance out of AltiVec processors. The AltiVec unit is not really just a single processing component: it’s a number of different components, and in principle, all of them can be running at once. This article gives an overview of performance considerations that will help you get started making the best possible use of an AltiVec processor.

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Kraft and Gevalia in Hot Water for Coffee Spam

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Date: Wednesday, April 20th, 2005, 17:44
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An ISP suing Kraft and its susidiary Gevalia for US$11.7 million for coffee spam in violation of federal and California anti-spam laws. Read More…

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Mark/Space Shipping Missing Sync for Hiptop

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Date: Wednesday, April 20th, 2005, 09:51
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Mark/Space has announced that they’re now shipping The Missing Sync for hiptop with iSync support for T-Mobile Sidekick and Sidekick II mobile devices. The company hopes to add support for additional hiptop-based devices in the future. The Missing Sync for hiptop (English-only download) sells for US$29.95.

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