Mac ATA66 cards
xlr8yourmac.com has news on the status of the ATA/66 upgrade cards from ProDirect. The card enables you to connect ATA66 drives and run them at full speed (instead of 33MBsec or even only 6MB/sec). The card should be shipping now, according to xlr8yourmac.
800MHz Athlon Review
FiringSquad has the review of the newest chip from AMD, the 0.18 micron processed 800MHz Athlon. With this chip, AMD now again caught up in the speed race and Intel and AMD are tied. But what do we need all that power for actually? Read on to see how it performs.
MacNN has put together all their reports and you can now see it all on one page.
MacWEEK reports that vendors were very happy about the traffic at the expo and that the market seems to grow strong again. More details there.
Mac3D has a link to an article that claims that Apple is working on new USB keyboards as we speak. I can only hope this is true, I always found the condensed layout of the USB Keyboard that was introduced with the first iMacs a bit dissappointing.
More Handheld News
MOSR has some details on the upcoming, yet not certain, Palm/Apple handheld product. Is it rather Palm or rather Newton?
PowerPCs still short?
AppleInsider has a heard of a rumor that says the delay of the Mystic G4 machines is not only due to the delay of Mac OS 9.0.1, but also because lazy Motorola still hasn't found a way to produce enough 500MHz G4 chips. How about getting that revision 2.8 out of the workshop and start producing it. I don't give a damn about cellular phones. :)