AppleTV DELAYED until Mid-March

Apple announced today that it would be delaying the release of the AppleTV until Mid-march according to Marketwatch. “Wrapping up Apple TV is taking a few weeks longer than we projected, and we now expect to begin shipments mid-March,” spokeswoman Lynn Fox said by email. At this time Apple’s official site still has a Feb. Read more…

Apple posts official “Hello” commercial

Don’t want to watch the crappy YouTube video that mysteriously was “in process” until 30 seconds after the Oscars ended last night? (Anyone else find that weird?) Well, now you can watch the iPhone “Hello” commercial in glorious Quicktime…and even HD! Click Here to check it out at the official Apple site. Read more…

Apple and others sued over MP3 patent

Apple Insider is reporting that Apple, Samsung, Sandisk are all being sued by a little known Texas firm over a MP3 related Patent: From the article: In the complaint, Texas MP3 Technologies alleges that Apple, Samsung, and Sandisk are infringing on U.S. patent 7,065,417, which was awarded in June 2006 to former iPod chip-maker SigmaTel Read more…

Software Spotlight: Memory Cell

Rogue Amoeba makes some cool software. Audio Hijack Pro is an essential program for anyone even thinking about podcasting…but that’s not the one I’m talking about today…today I want to point you toward a little free app from the Rogue team called Memory Cell. Memory Cell only does one thing, but it does that one Read more…

Flikr Find: Macbook gets SHOT and still works!

This Mac was SHOT…and it still works! According to the uploader of the pic the Macbook was in a bag, and a robber fired a shot that hit the bag. Interesting stuff. Thanks to Steve for the link Read more…

Uk Mac Users Unite!! Tell the BBC you want Online Content!

If you’re an Apple Gazette reader, and in the UK, chances are that you would very much like to use the BBC’s upcoming online, on-demand service.  There’s just one problem…it’s going to be Windows only. Unless you do something about it NOW.  What can you do?  You can click here and sign a petition (UK Read more…

Apple “Hello” commercial airs during the Oscars

Apple’s iPhone teaser commercial just aired. It featured a variety of scenes from movies and television ranging from Lucelle Ball to Mr. Incredible saying “hello” while answering a phone. Then a shot of the iPhone with “Hello” followed by “Coming in June” text shots. An interesting teaser. Here is a direct link to a Quicktime Read more…

Apple Gazette Weekly – Episode 4 is Live

The 4th edtion of Apple Gazette Weekly is here! In this addition I am joined by guest host Tony Steidler-Dennison. We discuss the possibility of Black iMacs, Jobs vs. Gates Live, the Apple TV and more. I had some problems with the audio on this after we recorded it, so I hope sounds ok…I’m still Read more…

“Display Eater” to go Open Source after failed “scare campaign”

I first heard about this “Display Eater” application on Boing Boing. The short version of the story is that it appeared that if you attempted to pirate the software, it would delete your “home” file on your Mac…essentially destroying your computer. Not surprisingly, people didn’t take well to this idea, and the backlash for Reverse Read more…

YouTube Find: ACTV: Hidden Details from the iPhone Keynote

This poster makes some really good points, in shows us some things that we all missed when watching the keynote… Read more…