Macintosh News Group

comp.binaries.mac: Encoded Macintosh programs in binary. (Moderated) comp.sources.mac: Software for the Apple Macintosh. (Moderated) comp.sys.mac.advocacy: The Macintosh computer family compared to others comp.sys.mac.announce: Important notices for Macintosh users. (Moderated) comp.sys.mac.apps: Discussions of Macintosh applications comp.sys.mac.comm: Discussion of Macintosh communications comp.sys.mac.databases: Database systems for the Apple Macintosh comp.sys.mac.digest: Macintosh info & uses, but no programs. (Moderated) […]

Macintosh Related Companies

Abbott System – creators of CanOpener, Scorpio, Ready,Set,Go, etc. Adobe Systems – creators of Photoshop, Illustrator, Acrobat, and Postscript! AG Group – creators of EtherPeek, TokenPeek, NetTools, etc. Aladdin – creators of Stuffit and Stuffit Expander Alsoft – creators of DiskExpress Pro, MasterJuggler Pro, PlusOptimizer, PlusMaker, and PlusMaximizer APS Technologies – Macintosh hard drives and […]

Macintosh Resources and Indices

If you couldn’t find it in the ULTIMATE Macintosh, you will probably find it here. Macsites – The latest and greatest guide to Macintosh-related web sites! Mac Cognoscenti Web Ring – Macintosh web ring for discriminating Mac users. Mighty Mac Web Ring – Macintosh web ring for “Powerful Mac Sites” SiteLink – Best o’ the […]

Macintosh Games

Game Companies Ambrosia Software – creators of Maelstrom, Escape Velocity, Avara, Apeiron, etc. (also Utilities such as Snapz Pro and Colorswitch Pro. Bungie Software – makers of Marathon (1, 2, and Infinity), and MYTH! Delta Tao’s Software – creators of Eric’s Ultimate Solitaire CD, Spaceward Ho!, etc. MacMAME – run your favorite coin-operated arcade games […]

Macintosh Publications

Apple Computer Reading List – a list of just about every book about Apple Computers listed by date, view covers of each book along with a short synopsis. Ambrosia Cafe – the home of some great Macintosh pages (ShareTheMac, Networkable Mac Games, Mac Pruning Pages, and The Macintosh Conspiracy page) MacAddict – a monthly magazine […]


Macintosh Evangelism Sites Ammunition Headquarters – Macintosh Evangelism resource site. Lots of good stuff here! MacKiDo – Apple Evangelism and AppleBits weekly news! The Mac Partisan Page – links to why Mac are better The Macs Suck [NOT!] Page – The Sequel – the confessions of a Windows to Mac convert PC Fairy Tales – […]

International Macintosh Pages

International Apple’s International Sites – select “International Information”, or use Apple’s Site Map (aka Area’s List) – international sites are near the top of the page The Arabic Macintosh – an introduction to writing Arabic on the Mac, also info about other scripts including: Hebrew, Persian, Turkish, Icelandic, Russian, Greek, etc ISO 8859-2 (Latin 2) […]

Classified Ads

Insanely Great Mac Mac Classifieds – Buy and sell Mac systems, monitors, and Powerbooks online, a free service Mac Ads Network @ PowerBook Central – post or browse ads for Desktops, PowerBooks, iMacs, and Peripherals. Completely free to anyone. MacHost – Mac Recycling – Buy and sell your used Macintosh stuff online ClassMac.Com – Buy […]

Buying and Selling Macintosh

Product Price Comparison Sites CNET Shopper.Com (formerly ComputerESP) – daily price tracking of just about EVERY computer related product (e.g. hardware, software, PDA, etc.)! HINT: Be sure to check the customer bulletin board and BizRate rating. And, make sure to include shipping and tax (if applicable) in calculating the best deal. PriceScan – An unbiased […]


  Apple Developer Site – Apple’s Macintosh Programming Pages Apple Developer Connection News – developer related technical, business, and marketing information direct from Apple, includes info on MacOS, Java, internet, hardware, etc. Apple’s AppleScript page – Free scripts, utilities, source code, and more! Macintosh Developer Headquarters (aka DevHQ) – developer info, tutorials, links, and searchable […]


  The ULTIMATE Macintosh – Apple’s iMac site – What’s your favorite flavor iMac? Specs, Peripherals, and Software Updates! DVDesign’s iMac Graphics – some of the coolest iMac graphics on the web, check out chiaMac! DVDesign’s iStore – check out some real and fictious iMac products, especially the incredible iStapler! iMac Best 5 – […]