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  • 12" PB uses PPC 7445, not 7455. Smaller footprint due to the lack of L3 cache interface (25 vs 29 mm I believe), saving additional space. There were pics on a japanese site a couple of weeks ago. Because the 7445 in the 12" is smaller and has few…
  • [quote]Originally posted by Barto: Because of "geekmeat"'s post, I would like to take this oppertunity to again ask that when the switch to vB is made, 2 new forums be created. Senior Apple Tech Discussion Senior General Tech Discussion To p…
  • [quote]Originally posted by moki: Honestly, I haven't been paying much attention to MOT, I wrote them off a while ago... if a "G5" comes out from MOT for Apple's desktop machines, I'll have a very hard time believing it. Given that you usu…
  • Just to clarify, 15" displays haven't been listed at the Apple Store for a few days now, so the time to discuss whether they are EOL has probably passed. It would be nice if they are replaced with a 19" model in January. Also, the current power …
  • JYD-I generally enjoy your interesting posts, but keep in mind even James Spinosa, ILWU president, puts the current average dockworker salary at $80,000 (>2x the median US income). The 'management' estimate is considerably higher. Probably …
  • Weird delayed double post, sorry. [ 10-09-2002: Message edited by: jmp ]
  • A few people posted while I was looking up links, but just let me summarize: 1. Links at bottom 2. Taft-Harley act is 50 years old, this is no recent expansion of government power (separate issue from whether it is right or not, that's fireside …
  • The ship time for standard config powerbooks has just bumped to 3-5 days from the 1-2 days it has been forever (US apple store, no build-to-order modifications). For real this time. I'm hoping this means maybe the Nov 5th date is for real. At lea…
  • Here's my opinion (no insider info): The situation with PowerBooks right now seems very similar to two years ago, when the Pismo was current. The Pismo was a nice upgrade from previous G3 PowerBooks (100MHz Bus, Firewire, Airport, speed bump, et…