What is macintosh?

  • (noun): A waterproof raincoat made of rubberized fabric.
    Synonyms: mackintosh, mac, mack
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The Macintosh (/ˈmækɨntɒʃ/ MAK-in-tosh), marketed as Mac, is a line of personal computers (PCs) designed, developed, and marketed by Apple Inc. It is targeted mainly at the home, education, and creative professional markets, and includes the descendants of the original iMac, the entry-level Mac mini desktop model, the Mac Pro tower graphics workstation, and the MacBook Air and MacBook Pro laptops. Its Xserve server was discontinued on January 31, 2011.

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List Of Speech Recognition Software - Macintosh
... MacSpeech Dictate Medical – Dictation product for Intel-based Macintosh with included vocabularies for 54 medical and dental specialties ... Legal – Dictation product for Intel-based Macintosh with a vocabulary of legal terms ... iListen – Product from MacSpeech, developed and supported for PowerPC-based Macintosh until ca ...
Scott Knaster
... an American technical writer who has written many books, mostly dealing with Macintosh programming and using the Macintosh ... Knaster's first books on Macintosh programming in the late 1980s and early 1990s were considered required reading for Macintosh programmers for many years ...
List of Books Written By Scott Knaster
... Cooking with Hypertalk 2.0 How to Write Macintosh Software The Debugging Reference for Macintosh (2nd edition 1988, ISBN 978-0-672-48429-2 3rd edition 1992, ISBN 978-0-201-60805-2) Macintosh Programming Secrets ...
List Of Apple Codenames - H
... Hacksaw – Power Macintosh 6400 Hammerhead – PowerBook G4 (17-inch) Harmony – Mac OS 7.6 Heavenly - iPhone OS 1.0, 1.0.1, 1.0.2 Hera Mac OS X PR1 Hero – iMac G5 (17-inch) Hero – iMac G5 (20 ...
Macintosh - Market Share and User Demographics
... Since the introduction of the Macintosh, Apple has struggled to gain a significant share of the personal computer market ... At first, the Macintosh 128K suffered from a dearth of available software compared to IBM's PC, resulting in disappointing sales in 1984 and 1985 ... iPhone and iPad mean that the portion of Apple's profits represented by the Macintosh has declined in 2010, dropping to 24% from 46% two years earlier ...

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  • (noun): A lightweight waterproof (usually rubberized) fabric.
    Synonyms: mackintosh