Apple Sells 100 Million iPods

Apple issued a star studded press release this morning to announce that they have officially sold 100 million iPods, making the device the fastest selling music player in history. This number, of course, includes all 11 different iPod generations and styles, including the 5 generations of the iPod, 2 generations of iPod minis, 2 generations Read more…

30 Days of AppleTV – Day 13

Well, some new programming finally started coming on the networks after their spring break, so I was happy to have new 30 Rock, Scrubs and Office to watch last night. Since this is the first time during this testing process that I’ve gotten the chance to download new episodes (other than Lost) of the shows Read more…

Rumor: Mac OS Leopard to change name to “Mac OS Now”?

File this squarely in the “take it with a grain of salt” category, but I just received a tip from an Apple Employee that says: “Mac OS Leopard name changed to Mac OS Now to indicate a leap in its development rather then just hinting on a small update” You guys know how I feel Read more…

FastMac brings Blu-Ray to the Mac

So, you’ve got $800 just laying around the house collecting dust, and you really, really, really want to get those 50 gigs of mp3s you’ve “collected” over the years onto one piece of media…what are you going to do? Well, the only logical thing is to get the new Blu-Ray drive for Mac from FastMac. Read more…

5 Things AppleTV needs to be a MUST BUY

If you’ve been following my 30 Days of AppleTV posts at all, then you can probably tell that, while I like the AppleTV, I think there is certainly room for improvement . I’ve been thinking about it a lot, and I think there are several ways that Apple could improve the entire AppleTV experience, and Read more…

Ipod Saves Solider’s Life

This is not just a cool Apple related story…it’s a cool story, period. From the Flikr Page: Kevin Garrad (3rd Infantry Division) was on a street patrol in Iraq (Tikrit I believe) and as he rounded the corner of a building an armed (AK-47) insurgent came from the other side. The two of them were Read more…

Apple Gazette Daily Episode 25 is Live!

Best Buy to feature mini-Apple stores, new Leopard feature, and Xvid on the Apple official site… You can subscribe via iTunes, or by RSS feed, or… you can directly download the episode right here. In addition to that, you should be able to play every episode of the podcast directly in your browser by using Read more…

30 Days of AppleTV – Day 12

So, I decided that it might be a good idea to upgrade to 802.11n. I mean, why not, right? I’m constantly transferring files either to my external storage, or to the AppleTV…so I decided I would go and drop some cash on an N router. I also made the stupid choice of trying to save Read more…

iPod Film Festival Finalists Announced

If you’re looking for some cool indy content to watch on your iPod, or AppleTV, then you should check out the finalists from The Flux “Ipod Film Festival”. These finalists were picked by a panel of judges that included Mike Nelson from MST3K and The Woz himself. The 25 finalists are broken down into three Read more…

OSX Quick Tip: Searching Just Your Bookmarks

If you want to search through just your bookmarks, you’ll be interested in this quick tip from Apple. First, click on the Show All Bookmarks icon in the top-left corner of the Bookmarks Bar. Doing this makes the Collections column visible on the left side of Safari, but more importantly, it adds a Search field Read more…