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Final Cut Pro Watch: ACE Eddie Award Nominee

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Date: Tuesday, February 12th, 2002, 12:01
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This story comes to us from Tim Ipostino. Congratulations to Tim and Paul Dixon! Tim sends along this press release: “The Editors Guild announced this year’s ACE Eddie Awards last week and among them is “My Louisiana Sky”, edited by Paul Dixon, A.C.E. The Made-for-Cable Film is the first Final Cut Pro project to receive such a prestigious nod. Dixon was supplied the system by ipostini (‘the post people’), a Post facility that uses Apple’s sleek DV Edit software exclusively.

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Going Wireless: VoiceStream Acquires MobileStar; AT&T mLife Only Hype?

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Date: Tuesday, February 12th, 2002, 00:22
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Expanded wireless internet capabilities via mobile phone companies have largely remained vaporware here in the United States. That makes VoiceStream‘s acquisition of 802.11b providerMobileStar all the more intriguing, especially when considering VoiceStream’s existing services. Meanwhile, that AT&T Wireless ‘mLife‘ seems to be nothing but hype.

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LeVitus On The Rampage Again

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Date: Tuesday, February 12th, 2002, 00:42
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Breathe Life into Legacy Perifs

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Date: Tuesday, February 12th, 2002, 00:59
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If you have ever wondered at the difficulties and grief that seem to be created as a matter of fact by the ever changing standards landscape of the computer industry, maybe the following story can give hope that newer doesn’t mean automatically trashing your perfectly good, but slightly out-of-date hardware. I thought that I would write about a recent experience connecting legacy hardware to a recent iMac, in the hopes it might help out some of your loyal readers.

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Handspring Treo 180 Shipping

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Date: Monday, February 11th, 2002, 11:39
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Read Apple's Lips: No New Processors

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Date: Monday, February 11th, 2002, 11:17
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It’s rumor-quashing time again: Apple’s Greg Joswiak, Senior Director of Hardware Product Marketing, tells MacCentral that Apple is “set for some months now” on its hardware line, having updated PowerBook, iBook, Power Mac (dual 1GHz), and, of course, iMac in the last two months.

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Talk Back: Insuring your Mobile Mac

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Date: Sunday, February 10th, 2002, 17:19
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The phrase ‘What’s on your PowerBook’ takes on chilling meaning when an Apple laptop is lost, stolen, or damaged. We’re dependent on our computers as our life and livelihood, and homeowners insurance may not provide the kind of comprehensive coverage and quick replacement we need. We want to know what insurance you use, and if you’ve ever tested its coverage when disaster hits. Click on the feedback link and let us know. In the meantime, here are some ideas to get you started.

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iMac Photos and Videos

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Date: Saturday, February 9th, 2002, 16:57
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Personality Pack for Palm m505

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Date: Friday, February 8th, 2002, 10:44
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The US$17.99 Personality Pack by Parallel Design has been updated for the Palm m505 and IBM c505. It consists of a flip-up cover that clips to the top of the Palm. The clip-on cover clicks into the utility slot at the back. It has no spring and works by friction. Covers come in either black or translucent colors. The translucent covers let you see your Palm screen without having to flip up the cover, convenient for checking to see if it’s switched on.

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Heard on the Ether: NBA All-Star Game, PocketPC, Chipping, Format Your HDD

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Date: Friday, February 8th, 2002, 04:00
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NBA All-Star 2002The NBA All-Star Game (and all of its associated parties) are in Philadelphia this weekend, so your Editor is going to take some time to enjoy the festivities. I am leaving you in the capable hands of Peter and Joe, who will be minding the shop until Monday or so. Tune in often, real-time publishing is in effect. Also, be sure to post your PowerBook rant or goofy weekend thought in the Newswire, we just may publish it. Hit me on AIM if you need me :)

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