Breaking News – 40 million can’t buy me love or some tunes! Roll over Beethoven! Yesterday I was the fool on the hill, just another day in the life, with the internet buzz about the Beatles FINALLY coming to iTunes, a 40 million dollar deal. I should have let it be but after a hard days night sleep, today it’s reported, “Apple, labels deny Beatles deal reached” Help! What are we back in the USSR? Can’t they just come together and say we can work it out? Or will there have to be a revolution? I should have known better, will I ever get to download their great music in my life, maybe when I’m sixty-four….
Get your game on for less $$! Microsoft just announced an 80 euros ($122) price drop on the XBox! So now the US gamers are crossing their fingers and hoping we’re next!
News – MacBook Air is confusing security and causing people to miss flights. The lack of a drive and its simple form factor is making older TSA agents scratch their heads in amazement. Michael Nygard was held up as security staff gathered around his MacBook Air, trying to make sense of the slender laptop/notebook and the hold up made him miss his flight! So if you are traveling with the new laptop, get to the airport early and look for the hippest TSA agent.
Gadgets of the Week – Sure it’s just an external hard drive…but it’s cool looking!
The user-friendly LaCie Desktop Hard Disk is easy for anyone to set up and use. This high-capacity, cost-efficient storage solution comes with USB 2.0 for connecting to your PC or Mac. Plug & backup baby!
Another cool gadget this week is Belkin’s Mini Surge Protector with USB Charger. Hotel rooms and airport terminals never seem to have enough power outlets to charge all the devices we techies travel with, well here’s your answer. For the “geek on the go” it’s a must have!