Translating Apps for Intel Macs

A reader wonders what applications currently work with Apple's latest models. Plus, a question about dial-up modems for overseas use

A recent column (see BW Online, 3/27/06, "Two Juicy New Apples") on the new Intel (INTC)-chip based Apple (AAPL) MacBook Pro laptop and Mac mini desktop prompted several questions. To start off with, reader Tom Thomas asks a question that's a concern to many potential buyers: I am a Mac user and am thinking about purchasing a MacBook Pro. I wonder if you tested it for all standard Mac software such as Final Cut Pro, iMovie, iTunes, Safari, Microsoft Office, Adobe, and chat programs like Skype, MSN, Yahoo! (YHOO), etc. Also does the camera work with any chat program or is it designed just for iChat?

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