An Archive source writes:
Someone I know just spotted three (count ’em) prototype enclosures (no innards) for SOP. They had the chance to hold them in their hands. Seems like a blown up iBook that can now accept a 14-inch LCD and some new ports. It seems to accept the iBook 2 motherboard with no modifications.
Linguists of the world unite! I want to append yesterday’s note about the stories that generate the most of your feedback. PowerBook and Mac sightings are probably the biggest feedback generators closely followed by anything related to code-names. Our story on the new PowerMac G4, code-named Tessera, (“New Desktop G4 Enclosure due at Macworld“) was no exception. Following are some of your conspiracy theories on the origin of the code name.