Current Residence: Singleton, Australia
Operating System: Mac OS X Leopard
MP3 player of choice: iPod touch
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Apple iPod - New Models + iTunes 7Well, where to begin. Today is the launch of a new series of things from Apple Computers. First off, iTunes 7 is released, featuring a new GUI, features, and some other nifty things you'll probably like.Apple iPod - New Models + iTunes 7 by elusive
As well as that, firmware updates are available on most (if not all iPods), AND, a new announcement from Apple:
The iPod Nano now comes in 5 different colours! (Black/Silver/Pink/Blue/Green). Also, not to mention the changes in look, they also offer up to 8GB in storage compacity. They look a bit different than the original, so be sure to check it out: http://www.apple.com/ipodnano/
Next on the list, the iPod Shuffle, no more is the gum-stick design, it's now roughly the size of a dollar coin, and comes with an included USB dock, and is made out of an aluminum casing. Also will be (in the future, so the rumour is) coming in larger format sizes. Shipping in october is the new iPod Shuffle: http://www.apple.com/ipodshuffle/
Next on the list, the iPod now plays full length movies. Not sur
25 Million!25 Million!25 Million! by lolly
deviantART has hit yet another milestone. Earlier this week we got our 25,000,000th deviation submission!
La Sagrada Familia II by talgraf777
Congratulations for being the one to nail this extraordinary mark and enjoy the year subscription for being the magic number!
So any bets on how soon we hit 50?
Two Stolen Edvard Munch Works RecoveredFrom the Chicago Tribune http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/sns-ap-norway-munch-theft,1,4077436.story?coll=chi-news-hedTwo Stolen Edvard Munch Works Recovered by DefiantHeart
By DOUG MELLGREN
Associated Press Writer
Published August 31, 2006, 1:12 PM CDT
OSLO, Norway -- Police recovered two paintings they believe are the Edvard Munch masterpieces "The Scream" and "Madonna," two years after masked gunmen seized the priceless artworks from an Oslo museum in a bold, daylight raid, authorities announced Thursday.
Both paintings, stolen from the Munch Museum in August 2004, were in better-than-expected condition, police said at a news conference.
"The pictures came into our hands this afternoon after a successful police action," said Iver Stensrud, head of the police investigation. "All that remains is an expert examination to confirm with 100 percent certainty, that these are the original paintings. We believe these are the originals," Stensrud said.
"I saw the paintings myself today, and there was far from the damage that cou
Devious News: A Writing Guide.Finally the news section is free for everyone to post to without the approval of admins. The staff of DA have been gracious enough to trust us with supplying our own news in hopes that it would make the News Section a valuable resource to check daily, insted of the one or two stories a week we might check out otherwise.Devious News: A Writing Guide. by KissMyHuman
With this comes deviants who are eager to supply the rest of us with news but may not know how to effectively communicate it.
I've decided to write a few ways that might help deviants organize the information they have in a news story. I was taught journalism by a former staff member of the LA times and I've worked freelance for my college and local newspaper.
-News is facts and information
Your job as a reporter is to report facts and the opinions of others who are involved in the story and to keep your personal opinion out of it. When you start adding your personal opinion it's called "editorializing" and that's more suited in a personal comment under the news