iWannabes Episode 009 - January 28th 2006

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Summary: On this Episode (009) the iWannabes try yet again to record their bi-monthly podcast using Apple's latest incarnation of GarageBand, but again, the application fails to deliver. Among the topics discussed in this episode, the guys talk about recent content addition to iTunes, the Disney + Pixar buyout, and review the new iLife' 06 suite. Feedback is welcome, so drop us a line at iwannabes@gmail.com Show Notes: -------------------------------------------------------- Apple vs. The Postal Serice Apple hired the same director for the "intel ad" and people are saying "ripoff" Network Test: itunes episode premiere on monday jan 30th a new episode of comedy central's animation serieces "Drawn Together" will be release for free on itunes three days before it's first network TV debut. New TV content on iTunes MTV, Comedy Central, Nickelodeon Networks make $1.44 per iTunes episode TV networks must be happy, they are making $1.44 per episode, while apple only makes $0.55 and they are handling all the bandwith... One week with the new iApps... after a week of playing with the new iLife and iWork, Gerry and Jose give their hands-on opinion about these new apps. Apple cutting corners shrinking iPods, now shrinking packages. the new iLife, iWork and .Mac boxes are really small. Disney and Pixar, 2 become 1 (Pixney) disney buys pixar and makes steve jobs disneys largest stock holder. iPod nano wireless why is apple looking for RF engineers for the iPod? WoW soon to be universal on the next update to the popular MMORG game, Blizzard will finally release an update in universal binary to run natively on both PowerPC and Intel Macs. RANT: OWC Battery after two trials with 3rd party batteries, Jose gives up and calls the crap out by saying how much he hates "newertech" batteries.