Thursday, May 14, 2009

Apple OS X Update Gives Battery Boost to Hackintoshes?

Reports [covered by WIRED.COM] suggest that Apple's Mac OS X 10.5.7 contains added optimizations for Intel's Atom processor and associated hardware. This, of course, is prompting speculation that support for such configurations may hint at new Apple notebooks based on similar netbook designs.

I have A LOT of inquiries and prods for suggestions about hacking netbooks and installing Mac OS X on them.

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I am a lover of children's literature said...

Dell might be hell to some people, but the latest update to OS X with it's recent increase in battery life, combined with that of the low cost of the Dell Mini 9, I must say it's very, very tempting to me!

I doubt if I will try it, because essentially I'm too lazy and too cheap to bother, but the idea certainly has got me thinking along those lines.

Who'd ever thought that OS X could run so swell on a Dell!

FYT said...

My number one question over the last few months as an Apple Tech is "What's the best netbook to buy to install that hack that I've seen on the Internet on?"