The G3 Dual-USB Apple iBookApple's second generation G3 iBook was first released in May 2001. The 12.1-inch active-matrix TFT display boasted a 1024x768 maximum resolution. Other specifications for the first second-generation G3 iBooks included a 500MHz CPU with 256KB L2 cache, an 8MB ATI Rage Mobility chip, a 10GB hard disk and two USB, one FireWire, one video out, an Ethernet and modem ports.
Erik Eckel owns and operates two technology companies. As a managing partner with Louisville Geek, he works daily as an IT consultant to assist small businesses in overcoming technology challenges and maximizing IT investments. He is also president of Eckel Media Corp., a communications company specializing in public relations and technical authoring projects.