Daily Archives: October 11, 2003

Apple to launch iTunes for Windows

“Apple Computer is expected next week to expand its online music service to Windows-based computers. The Mac maker has scheduled an event for next Thursday at San Francisco’s Moscone West convention hall. ‘The year’s biggest music story is about to [...]

Directors Ask MPAA to Repeal Screener Ban

Spike Jonze, Martin Scorsese, Sofia and Francis Ford Coppola and Robert Redford are among the 142 directors urging Jack Valenti of the MPAA to repeal the recent screener ban, which gives the 5,600 Academy Awards voters no choice but to [...]

Intel Chairman Says U.S. Is Losing Edge

One of the founding fathers of the nation’s high-technology industry warned in dire terms yesterday that U.S. dominance in key tech sectors is in jeopardy, threatening the country’s economic recovery and growth.
Speaking via satellite to a global technology summit in [...]

The Future Of RSS

Via Robin Good: “Users are getting wary of spam and promotions they are getting in their email inboxes. Many of them think that this is due to the fact that they have subscribed to newsletters that in turn have resold [...]

Star Wars Galaxies update

At a recent press event held by LucasArts, producer Haden Blackman disclosed new details on the current state of Star Wars Galaxies: An Empire Divided, as well as new information about future additions to the game. As Blackman mentioned, players [...]

Kill Bill: Volume 1

This movie is definitely worth a trip (or two) to the theater if you’re a fan of ridiculously bloody action, amazing fight sequences, or Quentin Tarantino films in general. If you’re looking for a dialogue heavy crime caper that comes [...]