Tag Archives: repurpose

Linux on a Recycled Mac: Trying to Make It Work

A few weeks ago we ran an article about how to install Linux on a Mac, and it generated a lot of comments. One of the more common themes in the comments was "Why run Linux in a virtual machine? Why...

OWC Options Address Hard Drive Shortage

Over the last week or so, we’ve talked about the flooding situation in Thailand and how it will likely result in a widespread shortage of platter-based drives. In the wake of all this, a question has arisen: if you’re running...

Don’t throw out that PPC Mac…

Snow Leopard is coming and with it will be a major streamlining of the whole code base. This is a bit of a mixed blessing. This streamlining (and the addition of a number of new technologies) will allow for a...