Laptop Cooling Solution

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Date: Sunday, June 22nd, 2003, 17:32
Category: Accessory, Any Laptop Computer

A simple yet effective method of dissipating heat from a laptop computer to avoid the annoying (and battery draining) fan from kicking in is now available.

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Great PowerBook Gizmo

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Date: Saturday, June 21st, 2003, 18:47
Category: Accessory, Any Laptop Computer

I found this great accessory for the mobile professional.
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It’s an inverter small enough to keep in your laptop bag. It’s cheap: US$25 at Myers in Ohio, and will power a laptop, charge a digital camera or cell phone. It’s sure cheaper than buying the auto charger for all those electrnic items.

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Ask PowerPage: Apple TiVo in Japan? (Updated)

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Date: Friday, May 30th, 2003, 10:00
Category: Accessory

Q. I was goofing around and set up a new user called “Japanese” and logged out and logged in the new user. I set all the preferences to Japanese language then started surfing on my Japanese Mac. Then I came across this.
Is Apple Japan selling a device like the Elgato EyeTV? The software looks so much more
Mac OS X-like with an interface setup similar to iMovie. Any ideas? I love your new page! Go Web Objects!

The PowerPage Japan Bureau’s Francis Boisvert responds…

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Pictures of New Apple Keyboard

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Date: Monday, May 19th, 2003, 08:26
Category: Accessory

Apple Keyboard 2003Rogier Mulder from the Netherlands sends us some pictures of the new Apple keyboard and mouse that were released with the new eMacs on 06 May 2003. Rumors of minor revisions surfaced in late April, with Apple prematurely hanging banners in the Apple store depicting the new accessories.

The speed-bumped eMacs are configured as follows:

800MHz G4, 128MB SDRAM, 40GB HD, CD-ROM – US$799
1GHz G4, 128MB SDRAM, 60GB HD, Combo drive – US$999
1GHz G4, 256MB SDRAM, 80GB HD, SuperDrive – US$1299
Rogier has posted several more pictures on his Web site.

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Review: Pentax Optio S Ultracompact 3.2 Megapixel Camera

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Date: Tuesday, May 13th, 2003, 11:23
Category: Accessory

Smaller than a business card, this is the first ultracompact camera to match or exceed the features of full-size cameras. 3.2 megapixels, 3x optical zoom, TV output, limited video/audio recording, highly customizable, great picture quality, and supported in OS X. A great PowerBook companion.

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Review: SmartDisk PowerPlay Pro

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Date: Friday, May 9th, 2003, 12:46
Category: Accessory

Great job to SmartDisk for making the PowerPlay Pro.

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Sony Memory Stick TV Tuner?

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Date: Tuesday, May 6th, 2003, 10:36
Category: Accessory, PDA

Sony debutted a mock-up of a memory stick TV tuner at CeBit.

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MadsonLine Reduces Price on PB Micro AC Adapter

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Date: Friday, August 9th, 2002, 11:38
Category: Accessory

MadsonLine this week announced a Summer Sale for some of its PowerBook G4 and dual-USB iBook products. Discounted items include the US$76 MicroAdapter mini AC adapter and the PowerSet 2 (US$148), which includes the MicroAdapter and Auto/Air Adapter. The MicroAdapter AC Adapter works with PowerBook G4s (except newer 15-inch 867MHz and 1GHz as well as the 17-inch models that ship with a 65W adapter) & iBook (Dual USB and later). It comes with a 30 day money back guarantee and one year warranty.

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