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Mac Users Join the "A" List

Mac Users Join the "A" List -- When Apple's AirPort Extreme (IEEE 802.11g) wireless networking system was announced in January 2003, Steve Jobs declared an older, equally fast system deadShow full article

DealBITS Drawing: Cocoatech Winner

DealBITS Drawing: Cocoatech Winner -- Congratulations to Gloria Harman of yahoo.com and Richard I. Levine of pobox.com, whose entries were chosen randomly in last week's DealBITS drawing and who will be receiving a copy of Cocoatech's Path FinderShow full article

Dantz Ships Panther-Compatible Retrospect 6.0

Dantz Development's venerable Retrospect backup software is now fully Panther-compatible with an electronic download release that shipped today. Although Retrospect 5.1 would work under Panther, and Retrospect Client ran fine in Panther, Dantz had released a laundry list of situations to avoid and problems in launching and getting the application to run after restarts and system failuresShow full article

The Mac at 20: An Interview with Bruce Horn

Twenty years of Macintosh. At this year's Macworld Expo, Steve Jobs played a version of the famous "1984" ad that launched the Mac, and Alan Oppenheimer, who was responsible in large part for AppleTalk, gave a fabulous talk about the history of networking on the MacShow full article

Can CAN-SPAM Can Spam?

Talk about deja vu. I recall having written this introduction for a TidBITS article about spam before, each time changing the unhappy statistics about spam volumes in an upward directionShow full article

Hot Topics in TidBITS Talk/26-Jan-04

AppleWorks international versions -- It wasn't clear when Apple released the latest AppleWorks update, but an international version was also updated at the same time (though French is still not updated) (2 messages) Habeas under attack -- Habeas is facing its first serious test in the war against spamShow full article

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