MacCast 04.22.2005
wedge Opening

wedge Opening Music

* Music is Say Anything by Manda and the Marbles

wedge News

wedge Tiger Ships Early for Some

* MacMall shipped copies of OS X Tiger early. Some customers received their copies today. One MacCast listener called them and they said it was a mistake with their virtual warehouse and it has been corrected.

* Apple has also sent out copies and customers are reporting getting emails with April 25th arrival dates on standard shipping.

wedge Apple releases Java update for 10.3.9

* "After updating to Mac OS X 10.3.9, some systems may have issues with Java applications and Java-enabled websites when using Safari. Safari may unexpectedly quit, and standalone Java applications may unexpectedly quit or not launch. This update resolves that issue."

wedge Apple Shareholder Meeting

* Apple will re-elect the current board

* Steve defended Apple's environmental practices. There were protesters outside mostly concerned with iPod batteries. Since they are hard to replace people throw them away.

* Steve pointed out Apple $99.00 USD replacement program and Apple's nominal $30 charge to recycle an old Mac. The protesters want it to be free.

wedge Darth Vaders Blog

* We're all geeks. Here's a link to Darth Vader's Blog
wedge Revenge of the Screen Savers

* Leo Laporte, Patrick Norton, Kevin Rose, and Robert Heron have gotten together and recorded their first podcast of The Revenge Of The Screen Savers (ROTSS)

* Part of the Leo Report Podcast
Leo Report Podcast Feed
wedge Thoughts, Comments, Emails and Feedback

wedge Flickr Uploader Review

* Chris from Insanely Great Apps reviews Flickr Uploader (2:30)
wedge Uses for Color Labels

* Jakob want additional uses for color labels in the Finder

* Please post tips to the forum in the Software area
Label tips in MacCast Forum
wedge GarageBand for PC

* Play comment from Scott

wedge Bose SoundDock Review

* Play review for Chet (2:03)

* SoundDock from Bose (299.00 USD)
Bose SoundDock
wedge How GeekCam works

* Mike sent audio comment, but there was too much static

* EvoCam, from EvoLogical
wedge KungTunes to send up ITunes currently playing track
* KungTunes Tutorial
KungTunes Tutorial
wedge Don't forget discount on iPodderX

* Download. When you buy enter coupon code 'MACCAST'
* Version 3 will be a free upgrade

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wedge That's Entertainment by Graham McAllister

* From Belfast, N. Ireland

* "A song about the fictional story-line of a Mac switcher, hope you enjoy it. This is the first song that I ever did in Garageband, it's not perfect, but shows what you can do on a very first attempt."