iPod

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Why Apple bought Beats

Dr. Dre, a cultural tastemaker, is precisely what Apple needs
iPod Shuffle, iPod Nano and iPod Touch

Still trying to explain the iPod tariff

Still no answer on end user certificates
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The computer as modern art

Jobs didn’t just sell Macs and iPods, he made beautiful objects—a revolutionary idea in his industry
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Don’t underestimate Apple’s contributions

Peter Nowak on how it may be easy to hate Apple, but it’s still misguided
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Steve Jobs put doing ahead of talking

Very few companies in any sector have achieved the level of influence Apple has under Jobs
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Newsmakers

Berlusconi strikes again, Justin Bieber as wedding singer, and B.C. investigates the alleged bunny killer
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A sweeter sound

How good can laptops and MP3s get? Digital music gets a rethink.