Archive for 2006/09

For What It’s Worth

Why do I know this stuff? The new version of iTunes, just updated today to 7.0.1., has a feature entitled "Cover Flow", that allows you to scroll through your library by album cover.  If you purchase tracks from the iTunes Store, covers are automatically included, but if you’ve stolen the tunes, or ripped them, the […]

The Things We Do For Love

Back when you used to be able to trust rock writers I read about this fabulous new band on Jonathan King’s label in England, 10cc.  They were 10cc because the normal male ejaculate was far shy of that.  At least that’s what the legend said. The record didn’t come out in the U.S. for quite […]


YAHOO The flaw in the hiring of Terry Semel has finally been revealed.  Believing the Hollywood hype that the future of the Net is entertainment, Semel invested in content and not only lost track of Yahoo’s soul, but its number one competitor, Google. Google does one thing very well.  Search.  You wouldn’t use anything different […]

Today’s Rumor Mill

This guy almost always gets it right, he’s the one Apple sued. Apple iPhone to be Cingular-exclusive at launch By Ryan Katz, Senior Editor September 26, 2006 – Apple and Cingular have signed an agreement that will make the US’ largest cell phone provider the exclusive carrier of Apple’s forthcoming phone, sources report. Apple’s iPhone […]