updated 02:40 pm EDT, Tue August 30, 2005
Apple Intel dev info
Apple today unveiled its , providing programmers with everything they need to make sure their applications are ready for the switch to the Intel architecture, the future of the Mac platform. Four sections cover Universal Binaries, Xcode 2, porting from CodeWarrior, and Optimization. Specific topics include Endianness and Addressing; Technical Q&A: Java on Intel-based Macintosh Computers; Working with Xcode: Building Applications for the Future; Moving to gcc 4.0, and more. Apple is offering Developer Technical Support Engineers to individuals or small businesses (while referring larger firms to development services firms) and also offers access to Apple Developer Connection Compatibility Labs--three independent labs featuring over 200 Macintosh configurations and including Developer Transition Systems for testing Universal Binaries.