Fox coming to an iPod near you?

According to MacRumors Fox has had “positive talks” with Apple about adding their movie library to the iTunes Music Store.  No time frame was offered, as several details need to be ironed out.  Hopefully the addition to Fox to the iTunes Movie line-up will encourage other studios to join the iTunes Movies bandwagon in the Read more…

Justin Long a Mac no more…

Radar Online reports that Justin Long (the “Mac” from the “Get a Mac” ads) will not be appearing in the next round of “Get a Mac” ads.  Was he fired or did he quit?  Well…that’s unclear, but his rep had this to say: “Justin’s a movie star, not a commercial guy.” uhh…right. Long most recently Read more…

iPod Users Likely To Buy Zunes

Survey says that a majority of people who currently own iPods are also likely to buy Microsoft Zunes in the near future. One of the inferences done from the study was that iPod users are not as passionate about their music players as Mac users are their computers. Some 58% of current iPod owners who Read more…

Apple Unveils New MacBook With Intel Core 2 Duo Processors

CUPERTINO, Calif., Nov. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Apple(R) today unveiled its new line of MacBook(TM) consumer notebooks that now include Intel Core 2 Duo processors. Just one-inch thin, the new MacBooks are up to 25 percent faster than the previous generation and feature a built-in iSight(R) video camera for on-the-go video conferencing, Apple’s MagSafe(TM) Power Adapter Read more…

2G iPod Shuffle Clips Easily Bent?

A member of the Apple Insider forums writes that his second-generation iPod Shuffle’s clip was bent when he stood up from a seating position with his shuffle clipped to his watch pocket (yes, that’s what the fifth jeans pocket is called). “Today I was wearing my iPod like the picture on Apple’s [iPod] shuffle page. Read more…

Xbox Vs. iTV – Microsoft drops a bombshell

Forget iPod Vs. Zune – the Apple/Microsoft war just officially entered the living room… From the Yahoo Biz Press Release: Microsoft Corp. has teamed up with a handful of Hollywood studios to sell TV shows and rent movies that can be downloaded through the software maker’s Xbox Live online video-game service and beamed straight onto Read more…

New MacBook Core 2 Duos on Nov. 13th?

Did play.com screw up by accidentially releasing the information that Apple is releasing Macbook Core 2 Duo notebooks on Nov. 13th…or is play.com just enjoying a traffic spike from the “leak”? If you live in the UK you can pre-order a Apple MacBook Core 2 Duo 2GHz 512MB RAM 13.3″ Widescreen Laptop for £1029.99…so, chances Read more…

Migrate Your iTunes Library from Windows to Mac (and keep your ratings, play counts and date added)

Are you a recent switcher?  If so, then this is a really good tutorial for you that will allow you to move your iTunes library, including all your data from your Windows PC to your new shiny Mac. It basically walks you through Exporting your Windows iTunes and Importing into your Mac, but if this Read more…

20 Useful OS X Tips for Switchers or Beginners

Apple Matters posts 20 useful tips for using OS X. Experienced Mac users might scoff at these tips, but these might prove to be useful to recent switchers or new Mac users. Hey, some experienced users might be overlooking some functionalities listed here. They’re nothing drastic, but the simple tips might prove to be useful Read more…

iPod Vs. Zune – Will there even be a fight?

The More I see about the Zune, the less a threat I think it is to the iPod. When I first heard about the Zune and the features that it was going to have, I was impressed.  I really thought the player might have a chance to enter the game and make a name for Read more…