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The industry is abuzz with speculation about more platform crossover for the Macintosh.
Most Apple-watchers don't expect to see an 'Intel Inside' label on the Mac anytime soon, if ever. Yet Apple has a number of other products where an Intel deal makes far more sense, including an OS X emulator for Pentium chips.
Along with its new "Tiger" client operating system, Apple is expected to ship the Mac OS X Server 10.4, a major upgrade of its Unix-based server platform.
Solution providers say Macintosh users will want to get their claws on "Tiger," the latest version of Apple's operating system, which is slated to ship late Friday.
In a prelude to the rollout of its latest operating system, Apple on Wednesday unveiled an upgraded lineup of its high-end Power Mac G5 desktops.
Fueled by increased iPod and iMac sales, Apple on Wednesday posted a 70 percent revenue jump and a 530 percent earnings gain year over year for its fiscal 2005 second quarter.
People are exercising greater control over media and entertainment nowadays by accessing content through a variety of digital channels and devices, according to a survey by Arbitron and Edison Media Research.
With its inexpensive, compact Mac mini, Apple aims to lure more users to the Mac platform and snare a bigger share of the home and office desktop--and maybe even space in the living room, bedroom, den or kitchen, industry observers say.
Apple reported a more than four-fold increase in earnings for its fiscal 2005 first quarter, fueled by holiday sales of iPods and Mac systems.