More on FileMaker Pro 5.5: What's new This FileMaker page describes what's new in the new FileMaker Pro 5.5 update.
Microsoft makes an ultimatum As posted in this zdet.com article: Microsoft is giving its corporate volume buyers this choice: Get "current" by October 1 or pay full price the next time you need … Read more
iBook (Dual USB): Not your average Barbie Doll accessory Time magazine takes a look at the new iBook design, and likes what it sees. A quote we agree with: "Jobs is pushing this as the best portable choice for education, but it looks suspiciously like the laptop for the rest of us too."
Update: The release appears to have been pulled. We do not know why.
Final Cut Pro tutorials The Los Angeles Final Cut Pro User Group has a page of FCP tutorials for both new and experienced users.
Profile of Douglas Engelbart, mouse inventor An excerpt from this extensive article in the San Francisco Chronicle reads: "Engelbart is an inspiration to the likes of Tim Berners-Lee, father of the World Wide Web. He is hailed … Read more
New Canon ELPH Canon has released its PowerShot 110 Digital ELPH. The 2.1 megapixel camera can take images up to 1600x1200, includes nine image quality modes,< variable shutter speed, and can also take QuickTime movies. It sells for $599.
The Rise Of Optical Mice Forbes.com takes a brief look at optical mice, which are on the rise especially since Apple has made them standard equipment on all their computers.
Reeducating School Boards about Macs Charles Haddad of BusinessWeek Online writes that &… Read more
G4 PowerBook accessories SmartDisk has released a new line of goodies for the Titanium PowerBook, including an A/C adapter, battery charger, auto and airline charger, and more.
Mac open source project seeks help The Mac2Mac Project creates totally open source software, bound to the GNU-GPL License. All Macintosh developers are invited to participate, and we also need graphics, beta testers and documentation writers. Check out the Mac2Mac Web site for more.
Steve Jobs is pulling the company back from the brink again Writing in the San Francisco Chronicle, Henry Norr provides an excellent in-depth look at Apple's most recent history. He notes that the company "Has seemingly turned itself … Read more
Microsoft Mac Unit Focuses on Profits This Reuters article begins: "Microsoft Corp. has a message for all those who still see the software giant as a rival to Apple Computer. Get over it." Quoting Kevin Browne, general manager of the Mac Business Unit, it says "Compared to Windows it doesn't look big, but as an independent … Read more