Forbes: 'Apple Bites The Fans That Feed It'

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Date: Friday, January 7th, 2005, 17:45
Category: Announcement, Any Laptop Computer

Forbes’ Lisa DiCarlo wrote an interesting piece about Apple’s new strategy for 2005 to litigate its best customers. Specifically, she delves into Apple’s suit against ThinkSecret.com.

Make no mistake, there’s a good chance that the source of ThinkSecret’s story about plans for a $500 Mac and new business software did break whatever legal agreement not to divulge the information that they had agreed to with Apple. And, one must assume it is at least partly true, or Apple wouldn’t bother suing.

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createdigitalmusic.com Launches; Music Lifestyle Site

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Date: Sunday, November 14th, 2004, 18:45
Category: Announcement

At long last, createdigitalmusic.com, my new site for digital musicians, is up and running. If you’ve outgrown GarageBand and are ready to create digital audio with advanced tools, and keep up with the coolest music toys out there, drop by, join up, and let me know what you think. CDM will partner with the PowerPage to offer team coverage on topics like DJing and digital music. The site is just getting started, but eventually we’ll have news, reviews, tips, tutorials, and special features, with daily updates. I’ve come across lots of musicians here on the PowerPage and love getting your input, so please don’t be shy; email me from the page or leave your contents so I can build the site you want!

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DockFun!

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Date: Friday, August 22nd, 2003, 06:45
Category: Announcement

DockFun! turns to version 4.0.5 and adds 10 key features to your Mac OS X.

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PowerBook Updates Coming Tomorrow?

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Date: Monday, August 18th, 2003, 08:51
Category: Announcement, PowerBook 15-Inch

MacRumors is reporting that the long-awaited Aluminum PowerBook 15-inch and updates to the PowerBook 12 and 17-inch could arrive as soon as tomorrow.

This common thread between them appears to predict across the board PowerBook updates as early as next week — with 12″, 15″ and 17″ Powerbook models finally seeing updates. The rumors all seem to point towards a thinner 12″ PowerBook and a high end PowerBook with speeds up to 1.33GHz. Reports include backlit keyboards and FW800 throughout. Next week is the earliest date provided, otherwise timeframes are described on the order of weeks.

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musiconmac.com Website Launched

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Date: Thursday, June 19th, 2003, 14:27
Category: Announcement

PowerPage readers have been clamoring for some time for more Mac music & audio coverage. This week, I’m proud to launch my own site, musiconmac, so I can devote regular coverage to news, reviews, features, tutorials, tips, and artist and developer interviews for people making music on their Macs. We’re officially in beta at the moment, but dynamic articles, feedback, reader submission, and discussion forum are all working, so I invite all of you to stop by, join up, post some messages, and let me know what you think! Your feedback has been instrumental in the plans for this site, and there are plans for some PowerPage – musiconmac synergy, too, so keep the feedback coming and stay tuned.

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