Wednesday, October 12, 2005

The Apple announcement

The Apple Fun Event in Feb. 2006

Even with reliable live updates from Apple's "One more thing" event blocked by lack of cell and WiFi coverage news is still leaking out...

The Apple "One more thing" special event...
CREDIT: Dennis Lloyd/iLounge (Posted via Flickr by aallan)
The updated iMac with its remote control...

It looks like we have a new iMac, thinner, and with an iSight built in along with a Bluetooth remote control for the new Front Row application allowing you to remotely control your music, pictures and video.
A new way to experience media. Music, photos, and video from Sofa. Remote control. Apple style. - iLounge.com
We also have a new iPod which has a 320×240 pixel display with 260,000 colours and can handle real time decoding of MPEG4 & H.264. It also has that crucial video out socket. Looks like we got our video iPod after all...

CREDIT: Apple
The new video iPod...

Finally, close on the heels of the last release, we have iTunes 6 which will support Video podcasting. The iTunes store will also carry 2,000 music videos, Pixar movies and TV shows including Desperate Housewives and Lost. You should be buy current episodes the day after they are broadcast on the air. Shows are downloaded commercial free...

Update: You can now watch the keynote webcast...