Geek Fact for June 6th


In 2005, Apple announced that it was switching from Power PC processors to Intel processors.

At WWDC, Steve Jobs stated that the Power PC processors used too much heat and energy to be used in upcoming Apple products.

Learn more at http://www.everymac.com/mac-answers/macintel-faq/why-did-apple-switch-to-intel.html

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