Use PayPal on iTunes – Get Five Free Songs

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Date: Monday, December 13th, 2004, 08:11
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PayPal has launched a new promotion offering five free tracks from the iTunes Music Store.

You can now use PayPal to securely and easily buy music from the massive iTunes catalogue, including lots of exclusive tracks and videos. But you won?t have to buy all your music. For a limited time, when you start using PayPal with your new, free iTunes account, you?ll get five songs free (while supplies last).*
*The First Five Hundred Thousand (500,000) eligible participants who successfully open a new iTunes account and specify PayPal as their primary iTunes account funding source during the Promotion Period will receive five (5) free iTunes music downloadable songs. Promotion open to registered members of www.PayPal.com (the “PayPal Site”) who are legal U.S. residents, 18 years of age or older and whose account on the PayPal Site are in good standing (“Eligible Participants”). Maximum of one (1) offer per Eligible Participant per iTunes account. Offer good only while supplies last. Promotion begins at 12:00 AM PT December 8, 2004 and ends at 11:59 PM PT March 31, 2005. Subject to additional restrictions, see full Terms & Conditions.

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How-to: Turn Your iBook Into a Tablet

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Date: Monday, December 13th, 2004, 08:20
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iTabletApple hasn’t taken the dive into pen-based computing, but that hasn’t stopeed MacModder Joseph Deruvo Jr. from developing his own personal iTablet. The mod pieces together parts from two iBooks, a troll-touch touch screen, dual hard drives, integrated bluetooth, additional firewire ports and even an integrated compact flash reader. Read all about it on MacMod.com

The first problem was how to make it touch sensitive. I obviously had thought of going with Wacom but, using their technology would require a different screen configuration which would make it more difficult. Thank God I had found out about Troll Touch, they were a pleasure to work with. Troll Touch are makers of touch screens for Kiosks.