1123 Results for

PowerPC

Editors' Take

Samsung Ativ Smart PC

Samsung joins the coming-out party for Intel-based Windows 8 tablets.

October 6, 2012

Review

Maingear EX-L 15

With desktop-replacement power in a midsize package, the 15-inch Maingear EX-L 15 is a niche product, but one that largely delivers.

May 17, 2012

4 stars Editors' rating May 17, 2012

MSRP: $2,349.00

Editors' Take

Apple Mac Mini (PowerPC G4)

Apple recently updated the Mac Mini with Intel Core Solo and Core Duo chips. Apple no longer sells models with the older PowerPC G4 processors, but you can still find such units available at various online resellers. Since the Intel-based models aren't any more expensive and they promise better performance and include more features, such as Front Row and a remote control, there's no reason to choose a G4-based Mac Mini unless you find a great deal as resellers clear out their old inventory. For our most recent coverage, read our review of the Mac Mini Core Duo.

June 18, 2006

Article

HP recalls 6M laptop power cords for 'fire and burn hazard'

Those power cords that connect to Compaq notebooks, mini notebook computers, and certain accessories can overheat and cause burns or property damage.

By August 26, 2014

Article

Apple canceling security updates for PowerPC Macs

With Apple's latest update, it appears the company has stopped issuing security updates for OS X 10.5, which means that PowerPC-based Macs will be left more vulnerable.

By September 12, 2011

Review

Apple PowerBook G4 (PowerPC G4 1GHz

The 17-inch PowerBook is sexy, and it comes with great extras, but it's not much faster than the Titanium model.

April 2, 2003

3.5 stars Editors' rating April 2, 2003

MSRP: $3,299.00

Review

Timbuk2 Power Commute Laptop Messenger

If you're looking for stylish bag with a plethora of pockets that can also recharge your devices on the go, Timbuk2's Power Commute Messenger is exactly what you want.

December 3, 2012

5 stars Editors' rating December 3, 2012
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Adobe hammers DNG nail in PowerPC coffin

The next version of the Digital Negative converter will be the last for PowerPC Macs. Does this have implications for Lightroom?

By March 28, 2011

Review

Apple iBook G3 (PowerPC G3 600 MHz)

Cheaper and more portable, the iBook is a more than worthy alternative to Apple's top-of-the-line PowerBook.

September 19, 2002

3.5 stars Editors' rating September 19, 2002
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Managing PowerPC applications on Intel Macs

In OS X 10.7 Lion, Apple will officially do away with software support for the PowerPC architecture. Mac users may want to look at various applications on their systems to see about removing or updating them if they will not run natively on Intel machines.

By March 4, 2011