MacCast 01.14.2005
wedge Opening

wedge Say Anything by Manda and the Marbles
Say Anything - Manda and the Marbles
wedge News

wedge Apple annouce "Made for iPod" seal

* Sticker on Apple "authorized" iPod accesories

wedge Rumor: Apple G5 Laptop in Q2?

* Digitimes is reporting that Asustek Computer in Taiwan has recieved orders from Apple for G5 Powerbooks and iBooks to be delivered in Q2 2005
* Asustek is current manufacturer of iBooks and iPod Shuffle for Apple

wedge Griffin Lapel Mic
* Stereo microphone

* Recording interviews. Can work with iPod to record remotely.

* Too bad limited to 8KHz

wedge Hardware

wedge Netgear MP101 Wireless-B Digital Music Player ($119.00)—MP101
* $99.00 - $50.00 Rebate = $49.00 Fry's San Diego

* Streams music files from your PC to Stereo or powered speakers

* Plays MP3 and WMA files, No AAC, Apple lossless

* Ethernet or Wireless 802.11B

* Has RCA line or 1/8" mini output

* 4 line LCD with remote

wedge Needs extra software to use on a Mac

wedge Allegro Media Server ($39.95)
* Mac OS 9 and Mac OS X

* Windows 2000 and XP

* Makes iTunes Library availble to Netgear MP101

wedge Works with:

* Philips Streamium SL300i, SL400i, MX6000i
Roku Soundbridge
Omnifi DMS1
Netgear MP101
DLink DSM-320
Linksys WMLS11B

wedge Thoughts, Comments, Emails and Feedback

wedge Give me your impressions of iPod Shuffle

* Apple store SF sold 2,000 in first 4 hours

* Review if you have one

wedge Send me your ideas for MacMini uses

* CPU for Gandma, in car Mobile mac, Render farm, etc.

wedge Closing

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wedge Jim Bryson - Satellite
* He will be on tour all year with Rounder Records artitst Kathleen Edwards
* Kathleen Edwards web site
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