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January 9, 2007
by Neil Turner
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Ubuntu in Widescreen

I mentioned that when I tried Ubuntu 6.10 in Parallels, it didn’t seem to support the maximum resolution offered by my MacBook’s screen. Instead of getting a resolution of 1280×800, I was getting 1024×768, which meant that everything was fixed in a square in the middle of the screen.
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January 5, 2007
by Neil Turner

Running Windows programs on a Mac

Imagine this: You’ve just bought yourself a new Apple Mac, complete with an Intel processor. You think it’s great and have had fun discovering all the new programs that you can install, but find that there’s a handful of Windows programs that you just haven’t been able to replace with any Mac equivalent.
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