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Apple VP: No new PowerBooks before the holidays

According to David Moody, Apple’s vice president of Worldwide Mac Product Marketing, Apple fans shouldn’t expect new or revamped PowerBooks before Christmas. “This new line-up of iBooks, along with the current PowerBooks we have will make up the complete portable line-up we will be offering for the holidays,” Moody said while discussing the updated iBooks released this morning. Read More

Apple increases performance of PowerBooks

Apple today announced a new line of PowerBook G4 notebooks with faster PowerPC G4 processors running at up to 1.5 GHz; faster graphics performance; and a 4x SuperDrive (DVD-R/CD-RW) for burning professional-quality DVDs. In addition, all new PowerBook G4s come standard with AirPort Extreme 54 Mbps 802.11g pre-installed for wireless networking right out of the box. The new 12- and 15-inch PowerBook G4 models are available immediately, and the new 17-inch PowerBook G4 is expected to be available in early May.

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