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5 edition of PowerPC Macintosh book found in the catalog.

PowerPC Macintosh book

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Published by Addison-Wesley in Reading, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Macintosh (Computer),
  • RISC microprocessors.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementStephan Somogyi ; foreword by Donald A. Norman..
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQA76.8.M3
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiii, 227 p. :
    Number of Pages227
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21182008M
    ISBN 100201626500

      Mac OS X version “Panther,” includes Classic environment, Mail, iChat AV, Safari, Sherlock, Address Book, QuickTime, iSync, iCal Software iLife ’05 (includes iTunes, iPhoto, iMovie HD, iDVD and GarageBand), AppleWorks, Quicken for Mac, World Book Edition, Nanosaur 2, Marble Blast Gold, Microsoft Office for Mac Test. 18 Years Ago Apple Introduced the First PowerPC Macs, Low End Mac Round Table, The CPU was running out of steam, and RISC appeared to be the future, so Apple helped develop a new processor family.


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