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Fox: all DVD's going forward will have an iTunes digital copy on them

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- 0.16 to 0.76" - they weren't kidding when they said worlds smallest notebook. Its thickest part is thinner than the thinnest part of the Sony Viao TZ
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Re: MacWorld San Francisco 2008

w00t!

i have to work in a few, so im going to miss it. my buddy is there sending me live texts.


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YES IM HERE WATCHING IT!


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tuned in as well


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Let me know when they announce a new phone.
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I want to go one year


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probably not, it didnt seem to be much anticipated. however, the new macbook air is.


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[quote author=m3marshall link=topic=99909.msg1994865#msg1994865 date=1200419779]
I want to go one year
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I went to every single one they held in NYC, then when they decided to go back to Boston I was going to go to those, but then Apple bailed.
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So when can I download 1.1.3?

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after.


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