Is there a simple way of running Apple Mountain lion on a PC laptop. I know this seems like a ridiculous question but I have a client who for some reason thinks it should be possible. I think the next thing he wants to do is switch to UNIX. I think he will be looking for a new consultant soon unfortunately I let myself be bullied into asking the question. Then of course I got interested myself dammit I think they're just built myself a time sink. thanks for your help in advance

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First of all I do not want to start a argument about which is better the real thing or you you make yourself. I am trying to pick hardware for a mac box and I want to make sure the hardware will be compatible before I drop a bunch of cash. Gigabyte GA-X58A-UD3R HIS Radeon HD 6970 2GB Intel Core™ i7-960 OCZ Agility 3 Series SATA III Solid State Drive Patriot Extreme Performance Viper II Sector 7 Series DDR3 6GB Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard From the research i have done, the video card sounds like the hardest part …

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Apple has kindly donated the source code for the original MacPaint software to the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, CA. This is in large part thanks to the [URL="http://www.engadget.com/2010/07/20/computer-history-museum-makes-original-macpaint-source-code-avai/"]exhausting efforts[/URL] of Andy Hertzfeld, one of the original members of the developmental team for the original Macintosh in 1984. When Bob Knuth started writing his book, The Art of Programming, he knew that MacPaint had to be included, as he considered it to be the,”...best program ever written.” That is without a doubt, a very broad statement, but considering what a revolution it was for UI design and graphic editors, …

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As everyone knows by now, the [URL="http://www.apple.com"]Apple[/URL] iPad has arrived. I don't have one nor do I want one. Even at $499, you couldn't run fast enough to [I]give[/I] me one of the stupid things--as we say in the South. I was hoping for something more when it came to a true "pad" computer. Not just an enlarged iPod Touch with a little iPhone tossed in for good measure. The great sucking sound you hear is the money you paid being sucked from your wallet and the enthusiasm for it being sucked from your soul. From it's crappy little 9.7 …

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Hi, I have to develop a software and it should run on windows, mac and linux, so i was thinking of developing it in java using netbeans :-/ I have windows OS, would the jar file generated in windows run properly on mac and linux? and is there any specific notes and requirements that should be considered :?: thanks in advance !

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Yesterday, [URL="http://www.apple.com"]Apple[/URL] [URL="http://news.yahoo.com/s/nm/20090609/bs_nm/us_apple1"]announced[/URL] significant price drops on many of its consumer products including the iPhone and Mac Air. This is an unusual move by Apple since it carefully controls its pricing--so much so that rarely, if ever, do its products go "on sale." So what's up with this big price drop? Is Apple out to "get" Linux? Is Apple feeling the pressure of competition from [URL="http://www.google.com"]Google[/URL]'s [URL="http://www.googleandroid.com"]Android[/URL], Netbooks, [URL="http://www.microsoft.com"]Windows 7[/URL] or [URL="http://tech.yahoo.com/news/afp/20090609/tc_afp/usitinternetsoftwaretelecomcompanyapple"]something else[/URL]? Personally, I think that Apple lowered its prices to better compete with an ever-expanding PC market, so the answer is really: All of the above. I think …

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So Apple has taken the rare step of announcing it's not going to update its range by the end of this year. It's done this because the rumors have been floating around for so long - people were expecting a new iMac and a new Mac Mini to come out as early as next week. Apple has decided enough of this tittle-tattle is enough and it's quashed the reports, period. The holiday season's range is set. I'm actually quite pleased about this. Let's leave the product alone (we all know it's very pretty, OK, and it has a lot of …

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Sometimes the financial media should just, well, shut up. This week, using Apple’s most recent guidance statements, is good proof of that. By any measure, Apple just had one of its best quarters ever. The new Apple iPhone is a mega-hit. Consumers love the brand. Even Mac PC and iPod sales are way up. And sales, despite a brutal economy, are up. But Apple, which traditionally tempers enthusiasm for longer-term financial prospects by lowering future guidance numbers, has done that again. The company says that fourth-quarter revenues should hit $7.8 billion, with a profit of $1 per share. Analysts had …

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Apple's new iPod is just simply awesome. Announced today (Oct 12, 2005), Apple's new iPod has new video capability, along with other featurs that turns the music box into a sophisticated piece of equipment. With all this functionality, my Palm PDA might be forced into retirement! We all know that Apple's iPod is the standard in personal MP3 players out there -- the ability of iTunes to download legal music and manage the rights is well known. Where the new iPod takes the cake is the added functionality -- it can now play videos, and it will sync with business …

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