Apple Bluetooth Mouse in the Wings

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Date: Wednesday, July 16th, 2003, 11:22
Category: Peripheral

My friend Nobi has written an article in MacPeople magazine (Japan) that a company in Taiwan (or China) has shipped several thousand Bluetooth mice to Apple last month. So although Apple didn’t announce any Bluetooth input devices today at Macworld Creative Pro, they appear to be imminent.

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CreativePro: Joznote Provides Panther Pearls, Software Deals, and More Benchmarking

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Date: Wednesday, July 16th, 2003, 09:34
Category: Archive

Greg “Joz” Joswiak’s “Feature” Presentation was, fortunately, not just a rehash of WWDC’s announcements. Instead, the presentation focused on news of particular interest to pros, and while no major announcements were made, there were some interesting gems, particularly some new details about Panther. Let’s forget for a moment that East Coast Macworlds used to have “Keynotes,” not Feature Presentations, and that so many press were in attendance clearly having their time wasted, and take a look at what new details did come out of Joz’s presentation.

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VW New Beetle and iPod Unite

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Date: Wednesday, July 16th, 2003, 09:41
Category: Hardware, iPod

In their Pods Unite campaign, Apple and VW have partnered up to make the ultimate driving experience. With a purchase of a VW Bug, you will receive a free iPod and an iPod connectivity kit for the Beetle.

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Laptop Virtuosos

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Date: Wednesday, July 16th, 2003, 08:34
Category: Archive

“Openair is an indistinct lounge at 121 St. Marks Place with tinted windows and no sign,” writes Johanna Jainchill in the New York Times about a club where musicians often play PowerBooks. “Yet every Sunday starting at 5 p.m., the bar draws performers with laptops in tow to share their musical and visual creations, composed or improvised.” Read more… (free NYTimes subscription required.)

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