iTunes is the master of its domain when it comes to digital music distribution and Apple is even breaking into online iPhone book? of podcasts, music videos, TV show and movies. But there's a virtually untapped new market on the horizon for Apple's venerable music distribution platform: magazines and books.
The Apple Core
Apple technology keeps gaining respect in the executive suite, with businesses and in the data center. Jason O'Grady and David Morgenstern deliver critical news and penetrating analysis that managers need to succeed.
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 has covered the Mac market and other technology segments for 20 years.
Steve Jobs was questioned by U.S. investigators about stock options backdating at the company, according to several reports citing "unidentified lawyers" published at ZDNet news.
Yesterday officials in Norway announced that German and French consumer groups have joined a Nordic-led drive to force Apple, Inc. to make songs purchased from the iTunes Store compatible with media players built by competitors.
Security Update 2007-001 was just released and is available via Apple's Software Update. Apple's first security update of 2007 is recommended for all users and improves the security of QuickTime.
You know you've made it when you're parodied (multiple times) on Saturday Night Live then again on MadTV. Michael McDonald doesn't do quite as good a Steve Jobs impression as Fred Armisen, but the rabid fan reaction in the audience is spot on.
The Apple Core was featured today on Technorati's Buzz TV...
Yesterday I posted a story by Mike Elgan at Computerworld who listed six reasons why it was a mistake to make the iPhone keynote at Macworld. Although pre-announcing a new product is a radical departure for Apple, there is some logic to it in this case. Here are 10 reasons why announcing the iPhone six months early was a stroke of genius by Steve Jobs...
It looks like that Apple's legal team's contract must be up for renewal or something because they're after bloggers again.
Techcrunch has the juice on a killer new service for mobile phones, TellMe.
Via Slashdot: jcatcw writes "Mike Elgan at Computerworld lists six reasons why it was a mistake to make the iPhone keynote at Macworld. He argues that extremely high expectations can only lead to disappointment for consumers and investors.