Happy 10th Birtday iMac

Friday, August 15th, 2008

The original iMac intro (apparently before His Steveness found that giant box of black mock turtlenecks):

Mike’s iMac Is Now Out of Date

Tuesday, January 10th, 2006

Not cool Apple. Seriously not cool. Today Apple released the first of the new line of intel-mac (as widely predicted). They started with the iMac. Whats different? Nothing really. Just instead of a G5 chip, they now sport a new Intel Core Duo. Thats all. ...

Mossberg Likes My Computer

Wednesday, November 30th, 2005

Walt Mossberg, the big daddy of tech writers, wrote in a recent column that... We've been testing this new iMac, and our verdict is that it's the gold standard of desktop PCs. To put it simply: No desktop offered by Dell or Hewlett-Packard or Sony or Gateway can match the new ...

Review: iMac G5 (iSight)

Sunday, November 6th, 2005

As promised, after speeding a few days with my new computer, I am now ready to sling a little review your way. Lets just get right to it shall we? How fast is it? Coming from a G4 933 iBook, the G5 (1.9 Ghz) in this last revision of the iMac ...

The iMac Has Landed

Wednesday, November 2nd, 2005

My new iMac G5 has arrived. Thats the good news. The bad news is that I can't play with it today (I'm at work), tonight (I have plans) or tomorrow (Work again). But tomorrow night! Thats when the magic happens. And since I have noticed ...

Are PowerPC Macs Down To Their Last Four Years?

Wednesday, October 26th, 2005

Now that I have just plunked down some currency and bought one of the new iMacs, what do you say we start a discussion and see how depressed I can make myself (with some help from you)? According to Chris Adamson, Apple computers purchased today have about a four ...

Apple’s New iMac: Released or Not?

Wednesday, October 26th, 2005

I've got a gripe with Apple. Yes, its true, I have found fault with his Steveness and his kingdom. My gripe is: When you release a new product...actually release it. I have been trying to get my hands on a new 17" iMac with the Bluetooth keyboard and mouse. ...

Apple FrontRow Hacked For Use On All Macs

Monday, October 24th, 2005

Well its happened. It was just a matter of time. It actually took longer than I thought. FrontRow, the application from the new iMacs, has been hacked to work on all Macs. It also didn't take long for all kinds of media popping up proving the ...

Apple Remote: Battery Replaceable or Not?

Monday, October 24th, 2005

As I semi-patiently wait for my local Apple stores to get in the new 17" iMac (with Bluetooth keyboard and mouse), I've been trying to find a good review of the new features and get any info from people that are lucky enough to already have one of them in ...

Is Windows A Necessary Evil?

Wednesday, October 19th, 2005

So I've pretty much decided that I will be taking the plunge and buying one of the new G5 iMacs when they hit stores here in St. Louis on October 25. Rest assured I will give a full review in a week once I've set it up and gotten ...