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Star Wars: Episode I DVD Mac Compatibility Issues

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Date: Monday, October 22nd, 2001, 13:53
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You may remember our story from last Wednesday that the new Star Wars Episode I DVD-ROM is not compatible with Apple’s DVD player software on some Macs. The two disc set features DVD extras that are not viewable on some Mac systems, and on others the movie is unviewable altogether.

Star Wars: Episode I

This is a real sin because Macs are used heavily in the production of the Star Wars prequels (including Episode II which is being shot on location in Australia) and Mac users are some of the series’ biggest fans. Several of you wrote to share your experience with the EPI DVD.

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iStudio

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Date: Friday, October 19th, 2001, 16:10
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FireBay Breathes Life Into Expansion Bay Devices

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Date: Friday, October 19th, 2001, 13:16
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Hot on one of the new PowerBook G4s but afraid of losing your investment in all those cool expansion bay devices? Mac Components Engineered (MCE) has your solution: the FireBay Expansion Bay Docking Station. The US$196 unit allows you to ‘dock’ an expansion bay device then connect it to any FirePort like an external peripheral.

MCE FireBay

Two FireBay units stacked via the convenient connector on the top and bottom. On top is an Excaret Pro 20 GB HDD module, on the bottom is MCE’s CD-RW/DVD combo drive (Schwing!).
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TiBooks and Mac OS Integral Part of EcoChallenge Photo Shoot

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Date: Friday, October 19th, 2001, 11:10
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Microsoft mac:Office v. X Goes GM

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Date: Thursday, October 18th, 2001, 00:45
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Sources tell Go2Mac that Microsoft’s highly-anticipated mac:Office for Mac OS X went Golden Master (“GM”) yesterday. Looks like the US$499 productivity suite is on track for wide release in November 2001.

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Generation Gap Now Shipping

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Date: Wednesday, October 17th, 2001, 23:15
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The Dark and Light Sides of the Force

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Date: Wednesday, October 17th, 2001, 21:06
Category: Archive

Enough is enough. Like the rest of you, I too am sick and tired of being treated like a second class citizen. I have already filed my complaint with Lucas Arts, and I implore all readers to do the same.

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TiBook Used for ABC's "Alias" Creation

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Date: Wednesday, October 17th, 2001, 18:13
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Finally, a USB/Wireless Adaptor for the Mac

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Date: Wednesday, October 17th, 2001, 15:05
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Apple to Unveil "Digital Device" on 23rd

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Date: Wednesday, October 17th, 2001, 14:37
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