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Instead of waiting for those Intel Macs to ship, you could just transform your XP PC in to a Mac, well- at least the look and feel. These are 7 steps to do just that. My pal Lenn did this awhile back, and people used to ask if his Sony laptop was some weird new Mac or something… Link.

Phillip Torrone

Editor at large – Make magazine. Creative director – Adafruit Industries, contributing editor – Popular Science. Previously: Founded – Hack-a-Day, how-to editor – Engadget, Director of product development – Fallon Worldwide, Technology Director – Braincraft.



  1. Spoonman says:

    Pretty cool, but you can get a full conversion pretty easily by just installing Fly-A-Kite. It even converts a lot of your icons automatically. Although, I have to admit, some of the tweaks in the linked article are much prettier.

  2. Saba Sattar says:

    its better if we just but the mac pc!