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MacWorld NY 2001 Keynote Speech

Discussion in 'MacRumors News Discussion (archive)' started by MacRumors, Jul 18, 2001.

  1. macrumors bot

    MacRumors

    #1
    Steve Jobs Keynote Speech:

    - Discusses the new Retail stores. 4 more in August. 25 by end of the year.
    - Video of Retail Store
     
  2. macrumors 604

    MrMacMan

    #2
    YAY KEYNOTE HAS STARTED!!!!!
     
  3. jMc
    Guest

    #3
    what's he wearing?

    that's all we wanna know...
     
  4. macrumors 604

    MrMacMan

    #4
    Same old, Same old

    Same old...
     
  5. macrumors 604

    MrMacMan

    #5
    Fillermaker Rules!!

    Ya, and new way to run the Os 9!!! Virtual PC for Os 10
     
  6. arn
    macrumors god

    arn

    Staff Member

    #6
    impresive...

    All the apps look very impressive...

    arn
     
  7. macrumors newbie

    #7
    how about a final IE?

    I think Microsoft owes us a final version of IE 5 for X. I wonder if that'll happen today.
     
  8. macrumors 604

    MrMacMan

    #8
    Yup they do owe us that.

    10.1 RULES
     
  9. macrumors 68020

    mymemory

    #9
    No way

    I would skip the first day speach, every topic sound so boring, besides, the quicktime option of the apple site doesn't work. I'm under a DSL connection and I can't get anything. Mmmm, got to work.
     
  10. macrumors newbie

    #10
    10.1 September?!

    10.1 September?

    Welp, it looks like I'll be 9.1ing it for a while (9.2?)

    let's face it, 10.0.4 is unusably slow and its DHCP support is even slopier than 9.1's.

    Oh well.
     
  11. macrumors 6502

    #11
    HAHAHAH

    1.7Ghz Pentium 4 just sucked the pipe with Cleaner 5... omg.
     
  12. macrumors newbie

    #12
    Hrrmm?

    What do you mean?
     
  13. macrumors 6502

    #13
    the 1.7Ghz Pentium 4 just got SMOKED by the G4... Apple should use this stuff in it's advertising somehow beyond the regular line chart stuff...

    G4 is 80% faster...
     
  14. macrumors newbie

    #14
    darn

    darn, and i'm missing it. why do i hafta sit behind a firewall.
     
  15. macrumors 6502

    #15
    change your streaming transport to Http...
     
  16. macrumors newbie

    #16
    Re: Same old, Same old


    I can't believe the imac is the same old. Too bad I own stock in the company. Watch it drop.
     
  17. macrumors newbie

    #17
    hasn't finished yet.
    But I don't like the Silver whatsit.
     
  18. macrumors newbie

    #18
    nope, i've tried everything.

    when it comes to ethernet and streaming, there is no logic whatsoever.
     
  19. Guest

    #19
    iMacs

    What is Apple thinking.... They had to update the iMac this time. They are blowing it big time.
     
  20. Guest

    #20
    Its over.....

    its over for me.

    I can see no positive in this.

    no new imacs - nothing even vaguely tempting. OSX - yet more wait....no one buys a computer now for use in 3 months, so why should us apple users.

    A LAME g4 makeover - was it really much of a makeover? I was REALLy hoping those shots were fakes, but obviously not. Has Ives been on holiday?

    and seriously - say what you like, but 867 mhz for what will be over 2000 uk pounds will not cut it for me. dual 800 mhz? great. but HOW much?? I have no desire for a 1 hour dvd burner - Im not sure many of us do at the moment - not unless we are secretley all home pornograhers - theres only so many holiday movies a person needs.....and for this money Id expect a gf3 not an old bargain bucket gf2.

    And oh no - ANOTHER g4 v p4 demo - but this is even worse - theres not even photoshop to use! A p4 smoker? oh..purlease! :mad:

    Im sorry , but AAPL has been taking tiny technological steps in the last few years - I was prepared to buy its products at a premium for its innovative design. It has a potentially GREAT OS, but its hamstrung by some truly unispiring and damned expensive kit.
     
  21. Guest

    #21
    where are the lcd iMacs? how stupid can they get?
     
  22. macrumors newbie

    #22
    Shipping Dates??????????

    Arrrrrrrrrgh! My quicktime paused out right when Steve was getting ready to announce shipping dates for the new G4's -- and you haven't posted them online yet! I'm dying here --

    Throw me a bone!

    When is the Dual 800 shipping?
     
  23. arn
    macrumors god

    arn

    Staff Member

    #23
    watch what you ask for..

    no one really wants realistic LCD imacs...

    everyone wants $999 LCD imacs. I bet if Apple released a $1700 LCD imac, people would be bitching up a storm.

    arn
     
  24. arn
    macrumors god

    arn

    Staff Member

    #24
    duals in August. (main page should be updated).

    arn
     
  25. macrumors newbie

    #25
    Okay, so far everything has sucked to high heaven, but the keynote's not over. Steve's gotta have some kind of rabbit in his hat.
     

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