Blogs/Sites for Mac PowerPC
In this post I wanted to share blogs/sites that I check often for news & information with my PowerPC fans. There are a good number of people out there that are on the same page as us and they support our goal of keeping our processors running for as long as as they can;
* TheChurchOfApple - http://thechurchofapple.com/ - This is my sister blog, it’s not PowerPC related but there is great information about Apple.
* MyMac – http://mymac.com – Publishing since 1995
*LowEndMac - http://lowendmac.com/ - It’s a really good place for resource, software, news, articles, etc. They are online since 1997 and I recommend clicking here!.
*PPC LUDDITE - http://ppcluddite.blogspot.com/ - They always supply great information, options, sources for PowerPC machines. It’s the perfect blog to check on a regular basis and you will always find great material. “Living PowerPC in the age of Intel”.
*PowerPC Software Archive - http://www.powerpcsoftware.com/ - For PowerPC users this is a great site that supports G3/G4/G5 (you can not go wrong), it’s all organized in tabs (Internet / video & audio/ text & document/ utilities, etc.) Some of the apps have an option of Mirror downloading or a link to the Official web site. Their own words: “We have made our best attempt to deliver the last PowerPC versions of various Macintosh software, so that you may continue to extend the life of your computers.“
*PowerPCLiberation - http://powerpcliberation.blogspot.com/ – This is a good source of information about the PowerPC. It’s very technologically informative and the writer is very clear to point out that he is focusing on sharing tips and info about operating systems for PowerPC, including Linux as well as Mac OS X.
*OldApps - http://mac.oldapps.com/ - They support old apps of the 3 main OS, Mac, Linux and Doors oops sorry I mean Windows. If you are still running an old computer you must check this site… you will find great apps available.
*RJCalifornia http://rodolfohernan20.blogspot.ca/search/label/powerpc PowerPC Macs got one more blog to help us sharing information and experience of running Mac OS X. This blog just started posting about PowerPC and already have great material.
*Macintosh Garden - http://macintoshgarden.org/ - It’s a place for abandonware! Here we can find games/apps/software/emulators/etc. Even software for OS 9 and above.
*TigerOSX Tiger is Here - http://tigerosx.wordpress.com/ - This is like my “sister site / brother blog” and I visit it almost every day! I would say this blog is a must not just for Tiger but for all PowerPC users. Leopard users should watch out…because the Tiger is HERE!
* MacMiniG4 - http://macminig4.wordpress.com - New blog but there are really good intentions here.
*F.A.Q for PowerPC Macs - http://forums.macrumors.com/showthread.php?t=1091765 - Great, great F.A.Q!
*MyOldMac - http://myoldmac.net/ (nice place to know more about the old Macs).
*iFixOldMac - http://www.ifixoldmacs.com/ - Hardware repair/upgrades, software installation and other services check this site.
*MyAppleCollection - http://myapplecollection.wordpress.com/ - Very interesting blog, I could even get a feeling of what the life of a Mac Collector is like.
* PowerPC Forum - http://macintoshwasteland.com
*RescueMyClassicMac - http://rescuemyclassicmac.com/ - Here we are talking about classic, Macintosh Classic, Macintosh Plus, Classic II, etc. They have available Systems: 1.1/2.0/6.0.8/7.0.1 in diskette format.
*SystemFolder - http://systemfolder.wordpress.com/ - Good informations about vintage Mac, manual, etc, but not limited to. Browse around and have some fun.
*PowerPCMacintoshLiberationArmy - http://www.ppcmla.com/index.html
* Pure Mac – All Software You Really Need - http://www.pure-mac.com/
* Retro Mac Cast – They Are Not Old, They Are Retro - http://retromaccast.ning.com/
* Macinstosh/Linux – Mac OS X & Linux Tutorial - http://macintoshlinux.blogspot.com
* Mac Old School – Space devoted to Apple’s old school PowerPC Macs - http://macoldschool.blogspot.com/
* Abandon Application/ Operation System (Mac) - http://winworldpc.com/library_m2.shtml
* ViVa PowerPC - http://vivapowerpc.tk
* MacPast - http://macpast.wordpress.com
* PowerPCAccess - http://powerpcaccess.blogspot.com
* Mad Macs of Oregon – Indie Apple Specialist (Repair, Resell, Recycle) - http://madmacsoforegon.com
* Abandon Application for MacPPC - http://sdfox7.com/macppc/
* Abandon Operation System Macintosh - http://wdl1.winworldpc.com/Abandonware%20Operating%20Systems/Macintosh/
*TenFourFox - http://tenfourfox.blogspot.com/ - How not mention one of the most important blog for Mac PowerPC users.
*Vintage Mac Museum - http://vintagemacmuseum.blogspot.com - It’s a nice space to browse with time.
* AllAboutSteveJobs.Com - http://allaboutstevejobs.com/ - Oh we defenitely miss Steve Jobs
* MacMotherShip - http://macmothership.com/
* Vetronics Apple World - http://www.vectronicsappleworld.com/
*My Mac Collection - http://macintoshcollection.wordpress.com/ - Also a “sister site / brother blog” that just started and already has great material available online, giving you great selections of software and tips on how to optimize your macintosh.
PowerPC Archive - http://thepowerpcarchive.com