Jason D. O'Grady

Jason O'Grady is a journalist and author specializing in mobile technology. He has published six books on Apple and mobile gadgets and his PowerPage blog has been publishing for over 18 years.

David Morgenstern

David Morgenstern has covered the Mac market and other technology segments for 20 years.

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Cisco asks Apple to respond to "iPhone" suit today

Cisco Systems has given Apple until today to respond to a trademark lawsuit filed in January over their use of the word "iPhone" as the name for a new mobile phone planned for release in June. According to the San Jose Mercury News' Sarah Jane Tribble federal court documents reveal that the San Jose company has asked Apple to respond to their suit by today.

February 14, 2007 by

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Zune and Mac: not a great fit

From the very beginning I was optimistic about Microsoft's Zune media player. Not because I expected to replace my iPod with one, but for the same reasons that I liked it when cable companies release their own DVRs: because competition is good for marketplace and it forces all the players step up their game.

February 11, 2007 by

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MicroMemo: record audio on your iPod nano

There are several scenarios where recording audio can come in handy: a business meeting, a software demo or training session, lectures, seminars, classroom training and even podcast recording. For whatever reason Apple has chosen not to include a recording function in their popular iPod.

February 11, 2007 by

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"iPhone" FCC confidentiality doc a hoax

Yesterday I posted a document that was discovered by LoopRumors purporting to be an Apple request to the FCC for confidentiality regarding their filings about iPhone. Sorry to burst your bubble folks, but Engadget has blown a hole in the story and it turns out to be a hoax.

February 8, 2007 by

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The beginning of the end of DRM?

In what will certainly be remembered as a watershed moment in the world of technology, Steve Jobs Tuesday posted his thoughts on DRM and claimed that abolishing DRM forever "the best alternative for consumers" and that Apple would "embrace it in a heartbeat." Big thinking from the CEO of the largest distributor of digital music in the world.

February 8, 2007 by

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