The Apple Core: Apple announces red iPod nano

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Date: Friday, October 13th, 2006, 08:16
Category: The Apple Core

ipod-nano-red.jpgApple is collaborating with U2 frontman Bono and Oprah Winfrey on a red iPod nano that will promote an AIDS charity – (PRODUCT) RED.
The new red iPod nano is just like the other second-generation (aluminum) nanos. It has 4GB of memory and will sell for US$199 the difference is that US$10 from every sale will be donated to the Global Fund to fight AIDS in Africa.
Read the rest of the story on my ZDNet Blog: The Apple Core.


PowerPage Podcast Episode 22 Available for Download

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Date: Friday, October 13th, 2006, 08:00
Category: Podcast

PowerPage Podcast LogoPowerPage Podcast Episode 22 is now available for download from the iTunes Music Store.
On Episode 22 (44:47, 20.8 MB, AAC) of the PowerPage Podcast me and my co-hosts Rob Parker and Chuck Freedman discuss:
1. Google’s acquisition of YouTube
2. Mac OS 10.4.8 and Airport bugs
3. Islamic Web site offended by 5th Avenue Apple store
4. Stumpers
You can subscribe to the Podcast directly in iTunes (AAC) or you can add the PowerPage Podcast RSS feed in a newsreader of your choice. You can also download the file directly (44:47, 20.8 MB, AAC).
A special thank you to The Tragically Hip for letting us use their music in the PowerPage podcast. Check out their first DVD/CD Box Set Hipeponymous.