Opinion: NBC pulling its content from iTunes? – YEAH RIGHT!

Sometimes big corporations act like Junior High kids. NBC decided to act that way today by not only threatening to “take their ball and go home” if they didn’t get their way, but they also leaked their story to the New York Times, much like a child spreading a rumor on the playground. The reason Read more…

Could iPhone hacker George Hotz face jail time?

I don’t talk a lot about hacking the iPhone here, but a big story this week has been George Hotz and the fact that he was the first to fully unlock the iPhone. I was reading an article over at Macenstein, and it brought up a good point. One of the questions about the unlocking Read more…

Random Thoughts: So is Apple behind Blu-Ray or not?

As I sit here reading a Macworld article about Apple and their rethinking of the DVD as the primary distribution medium for consumers, a small section of the article brushed over the HD-DVD vs. Blu-Ray format war, and it got me wondering…is Apple really behind Blu-Ray or not? Here’s why I ask… Apple is a Read more…

Alliance for Eating Disorders Awareness scolds Apple for giving children eating disorders

Let me start by saying that I understand there are people who suffer from serious eating disorders, and I’m not writing to belittle those people in anyway…but I can’t help but feel like the AEDA might be over-reacting just a little bit here. The Alliance for Eating Disorders Awareness issued a statement yesterday because of Read more…

Hand full of Advanced Users are griping about iMovie ’08 – and they need to get over it.

Apple Insider has a post this morning highlighting a small number of users on forums complaining about the new iMovie. The article includes quotes like: “I even bought iLife just to install iMovie 8 next to my versions of Avid and Final Cut Pro,” Stop right there chief. iMovie isn’t made for you. iMovie ’08 Read more…

Reader Feedback Request: Should Apple get into the Music Business?

There is an interesting rumor floating around this morning that I think is worth discussing. Not so much because of the validity of the sources, because they have no history of being reliable, nor any solid confirmation – BUT – I think the rumor poses an interesting question. The rumor is that Jay-Z, current CEO Read more…

Apple didn’t pick a fight w/ Safari on Windows…think about it…

You know, it’s amazing how opinions differ between people. As I sit here, having just read this article from Computer World, I’m almost dumbfounded that it was even written. As I read this five page opus (complete with giant, obtrusive, advertising on each page), I can’t help but question the logic of the piece. The Read more…