Burton's Headphone Hat has Speakers Built-in

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Date: Tuesday, October 26th, 2004, 09:12
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Burton Headphone HatBurton has released an excellent new product for integrating music with snowboarding gear. First they released the Amp jacket with on-sleeve iPod controls, then the Amp backpack, also with iPod integration. For the Fall/Winter season Burton has announced a Headphone Hat that will keep your head warm while you jam to tunes from your iPod. The Burton headphone hat is available in Sea Kelp, Stealth Gray and true blue for US$39.00.

The Burton Headphone Beanie is the best invention since pipe dragons. A simple earflap beanie, this guy comes complete with integrated headphones. They?ll plug into any device you carry?mini disc, MP3, iPod, AM radio, whatever. Be stealth, rock out.

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Pictures and Video From the U2 Event

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Date: Tuesday, October 26th, 2004, 09:04
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Apple has posted a streaming video of the Apple Special Event with Steve Jobs, Bono, and The Edge where the iPod Photo and iPod U2 were announced. OS X Faq has posted some excellent pictures of the event including a killer close-up of my favorite accessory – the iPod sock.

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Vonage Softphone for Mac OS X

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Date: Tuesday, October 26th, 2004, 09:37
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SoftPhone interfaceVonage SoftPhone for Mac OS X provides clarity and ease for those who spend a lot of time working on their Macs. With the increasing popularity of VOIP (Voice Over Internet Protocol), Vonage has added support for Mac OS X (10.2+) users to their popular service. During my evaluation period I had a chance to use a software application called a SoftPhone (X Pro/Business Class SIP SoftPhone). Read more…

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Apple Announces iPod Photo and iPod U2 (Updated1)

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Date: Tuesday, October 26th, 2004, 08:20
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Apple today announced two new iPods:
iPod PhotoThe iPod Photo which features a 65K color display and iPhoto synching ability, the 40GB model is available for US$499 while the 60GB model sells for US$599.
iPod U2The iPod U2 Special Edition which is black with a red click wheel. The iPod U2 sells for US$349 and only comes in 20GB (with a black and white display) and has the autographs of each U2 band member on the bottom. It also comes with an exclusive U2 poster and an iTunes Music Store coupon you can use to get $50 off your purchase of “The Complete U2.”

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