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Microsoft shelves its Virtual PC for Mac

2:14 pm on Aug 8, 2006 (gmt 0)

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Microsoft is putting a halt to a version of its Virtual PC software for Intel-based Macs.

The move comes after start-up Parallels introduced its own virtualization software for running Windows on a Mac, and VMware said Monday it plans to provide a beta version of Mac virtualization software later this year.

Microsoft shelves its Virtual PC for Mac [news.zdnet.com]

3:14 pm on Aug 8, 2006 (gmt 0)

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From what I hear about Parallels, good riddance to Virtual PC. Now if I can just upgrade to Intel, I can trash these two noisy Dells sitting next to me.