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NBC returns to iTunes; Offering free downloads from top TV shows

September 12, 2008

itunes-logo.JPGNBC has finally returned to its senses and is coming back to iTunes. NBC left iTunes, the number one online music retailer, after a dispute over pricing, packaging, and DRM options. Steve Jobs announced NBC’s return to iTunes at the recent Lets Rock event.

Kane Kramer’s IXI patent inspired Apple’s iPod creation

September 10, 2008

ipod-nano-4th-gen.jpgWhat was the inspiration behind Apple’s extremely popular iPod? It appears the original idea didn’t come from Apple, and in fact, British inventor, Kane Kramer, invented the device in 1979, at the age of 23. 

Apple store is down; Updated iPods, iTunes 8.0, Mac computers? It’s about to rock

September 9, 2008

Apple_store_is_down.jpgApple typically releases new products and refreshes their current line on Tuesday. Today users across the globe that tried to access the online Apple store were greeted with the typical “We’ll be back soon” message.

iPod nano 4G photos; Features a taller and tapered design

September 8, 2008

News.jpgApple’s Let’s Rock event will be held on tomorrow Tuesday, September 9th 2008, so it should come as no surprise that we are seeing “leaked photos” of the updated iPod nano making an appearance.

Blizzard & iTunes hook up; Featuring soundtracks from WOW, Diablo II, Starcraft, and more

September 6, 2008

blizzard-logo.gif“The world’s #1 online music store just got a little more epic”, is the message that greeted WOW gamers as when they logged onto the extremely popular MMORPG. Blizzard and Apple iTunes have hooked to offer six soundtrack albums to the online iTunes music store.

U.S. Political conventions 2008 featured on iTunes; John McCain, Sarah Palin, Barack Obama, Joe Biden

September 4, 2008

itunes-logo.JPG If you haven’t had your fill of the massive overload of information swirling around the upcoming presidential election, you can log onto iTunes for a recap of the events. The conventions are the hot topic of many on talk radio, television channels, as well as political bloggers.

Apple: iTunes participates in Stand Up To Cancer; Music stars lend their voices

September 3, 2008

iTunes_Stand_Up_To_Cancer.jpgWhat does A Walk To Remember and Walk To Cure have in common? They both are charity events that were held for Alzheimer and cancer. Apple iTunes has recently stepped up to the plate for another worthy cause, Stand up to Cancer.

iTunes bug persists in iTunes 7.7; CDs not mounting correctly

September 1, 2008

itunes-logo.JPGMuch like the pesky fly that keeps buzzing around and no amount of swatting will make it go away so is the annoying bug that is still buzzing around in the iTunes. Although iTunes has received a few updates since it first made an appearance within an update the bug hasn’t been stamped out.

Blizzard: Pre-Wrath of the Lich King patch will be released soon

September 1, 2008

blizzard-logo.gifRecently, Blizzard announced that it would be releasing pre-Wrath of the Lich King patch to WOW subscribers. Naturally, this triggered a lot of excitement from WOW gamers who’ve been breathlessly awaiting the much anticipated release.

Apple iPods in the Middle East: How are iPods aiding the United States Military?

August 31, 2008

VCom3D_logo.gifI’m sure many of us know someone in the military that has been called over to Iraq. Some of us might also know a few that bring along their tech devices like Xbox 360’s, computers, and iPods. How many of you know that iPods are used to assist soldiers in the line of duty? VCommunicator Mobile is filling that role for troops in the Middle East.

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