Apple Gazette Daily 170 – Free Divx Pro, BBC iPlayer and more

Free Divx Pro license for a limited time, BBC iPlayer for Mac and a few odds and ends You can subscribe via iTunes, or by RSS feed, or… you can listen to the episode right here: right here In addition to that, you can also download the Apple Gazette Daily Widget and listen to every Read more…

BBC iPlayer officially launches for Macs

If you’re a UK reader, then you probably remember that whole petition thing so that Macs could get the same benefits of online downloads from the BBC. I mean, after all, who could stand to miss Mr. and Mrs. Bin Laden? Well, that BBC project – dubbed the iPlayer, has now officially launched for Macs Read more…

YouTube Find: Will Ferrell as Santa Claus in “Switch” Ad

At the height of the “switch” ads one of my favorite comedians, Will Ferrell, made several “switch” parody ads. I’ve run one or two of them before, but the Santa ads are my favorite. Continuing the Christmas theme of the day thus far, I present, Will Ferrell as Santa… Read more…

Widget Watch: Santa’s Journal

If you’re looking to get into the holiday spirit, you might want to grab this widget, which not only has a Christmas countdown, but also has an RSS feed that connects directly to Santa’s online Journal, letting you know just what Jolly Old Saint Nick is up to in preparation for Christmas. Fun, huh? Click Read more…

Apple Gazette Daily 169 – TIME loves iPhone, iTunes TV Canada, and Best of 2007

iPhone “Gadget of the Year” according to TIME, iTunes TV in Canada launches, iTunes Best of Lists skip NBC, and more You can subscribe via iTunes, or by RSS feed, or… you can listen to the episode right here: right here In addition to that, you can also download the Apple Gazette Daily Widget and Read more…

Review – iPhone Shield and EcoShield iPhone Cases from Agent 18

Agent 18 is a group “nerdy engineers” that are dedicated to digital device protection. They offer cases and other protection for iPods, iPhones, Zunes, PSPs, DS lites, and even Bags. Today I’m going to take a look at two of their offerings, the iPhone Shield and the planet-friendly EcoShield, also for iPhone. Read more…

Platinum iPhone Anyone?

Well, we’ve all seen the insanely blinged out iPod shuffles and what not. Even a gold trimmed iPhone made its way around the net earlier this year. Well the folks behind the gold iPhone are back, and this time they’re coming in Platinum. Looks kind of like a regular iPhone doesn’t it? Well – that Read more…

Woz is now a Disney owned Robot. Really.

Disney’s Spaceship Earth was recently retooled, and rumor had it that Steve Jobs was going to be turned into an animatronic addition to the ride. Thankfully, that didn’t happen – and instead, Woz, the loveable guy that actually invented the Apple Computer is there instead. You can see a small version of him above, but Read more…

Apple Officially launched TV Shows in Canada

Apple issued a press release this morning officially announcing the availability of television programs in the Canadian iTunes store. Programming includes: • CBC’s comedy programs “Little Mosque on the Prairie” and “The Rick Mercer Report,” reality programming “No Opportunity Wasted” and “Dragon’s Den;” • CTV’s smash hit comedy “Corner Gas,” dramas “Instant Star,” “Degrassi: The Read more…

Norton AntiVirus 11 ships for Leopard – huh?

AntiVirus software?!? Really? Ok, look – I’ll be the first to say that no computer Mac or PC will ever be 100% virus proof – but, to me anyway, virus protection software for your Mac is like buying an extended warranty plan for a book. It’s just plain unnecessary. This Yahoo article almost makes it Read more…