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Thanks to Robert Massung for his help with the keynote.
10:43 am Be sure to return to for news and updates about these and future Apple items.
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10:41 amShows pic of Jobs and Woz. will be 30 years in 4-1-2006.
10:40 amThanks intel.
10:40 amThanking people who walk out on stage. Lots of applause.
10:38 amShowing in the Intel ad one more time.
10:38 amTaking orders today.
10:37 amShipping in February.
10:37 am5.6lbs. iSight, Front Row; $1999 1.67 Core Duo; 667 DDR bus, x1600; $2499 1.83GHz.
10:35 amNew feature: New Power Adapter is magnetically held in. If yanked, comes right out.
10:35 amIR sensor. Apple Remote.
10:33 amDemoing the new MacBook Pro.
10:33 amiSight Camera.
10:32 am15.4inch LCD. bright as cinemas.
10:32 amHair thinner than the 17".
10:32 amFastest notebook ever.
10:31 am4-5x faster.
10:31 am2 processors in every Macbook pro.
10:31 amNo more Powerbook. Intel duo Core.
10:30 amNew laptop computer.
10:30 amToday - MacBook Pro
10:30 amBut power consuption. Now discussing Peformance per Watt.
10:29 amShowing a Powerbook G4. Trying to shoehorn a G5 into the Powerbook. We've done everyhing possible...
10:29 am"One More Thing..."
10:28 am"For years intel chips have been bored in a PC"
10:28 am"Intel Chip will be Set Free" (Mac Ad)
10:27 amShowing a new Ad.
10:27 amAll products will be transitioning through the end of the year. (note iMac has ATI x1600, reportedly)
10:26 am17" iMac, 20" iMac; 2-3x faster. Shipping Today.
10:25 amShowing Safari now on the iMac.
10:25 amApplying script of filters for a King Kong scene. no necessarily enough for pro, but good for most of us.
10:24 amDemoing other apps on Rosetta. Photoshop.
10:23 amDemo of Office on Rosetta.
10:23 amCommitting to shipping a version of Office for Mac for minimum of 5 years. Office for Mac is incredibly successful product. We're here to stay and in it for the long term.
10:21 amall the updates will be avaiable for free on their websites in March.
10:21 amShipping several updates very soon to provide additional supprot for current apple technology. Sync services with handheld devices and entourage.
10:20 amWorked to make sure that current versions of Office run well in Rosetta.
10:20 amMicrosoft BU update. microsoft rep talking about being on track for unviversal binaries of Office and Messenger.
10:19 amRosetta on iMac. Office runs great on Rosetta.
10:19 amOther developers starting to release universal binaries. Quark unviversal beta shipping today.
10:18 amPro apps will be universal in March. Final Cut, Aperture, Pro. If you have the latest version, you can trade in your disc for a universal disc for $49.
10:17 amiLife 06 and iWork 06 are all universal binaries, and was demoing them on an Intel machine.
10:16 am10.4.4 is entirely native on Intel processor. All the applications included are universal and native on Intel.
10:16 amshowing benchmarks. overall 2-3x faster.
10:15 amTwo cores. each one faster than the G5.
10:14 amIntel Core Duo. an amazing chip.
10:14 amIntel Processor. 2-3x faster than the iMac G5.
10:14 amSame sizes. 17", 20". Same design. Same features (isight, front row, apple remote), Same price. What's different.
10:13 amNo other desktop PC can match it.
10:12 amThe iMac - built in isight camera. front row. incredible reception.
10:12 amFirst Mac with Intel processor today.
10:12 amThrilled with new technology from Intel. Paul Otellini leaves.
10:10 amHard work, nights and weekends working... thanks Intel.
10:10 amPaul Otellini appears. Intel is ready. Apple is ready too.
10:09 amIntel Bunny suit guy walks out...
10:09 amReally good year for the Mac. Had previously announced that by June of this year they would be shipping Macs with Intel. How are we doing?
10:08 amNow... lets' talk about systems...
10:08 am30 day free trial of iWorks '06 with new Macs. (Keynote and Pages are the components of iWorks '06)
10:08 amSome of the features in iWork '06. 3d charts, advanced image editing, image reflections, free form and masking, tables with calculations, new themes and templates. no demo, go check it out on the website. $79, also available today.
10:07 amiLife and .Mac. One more product... iWork '06.
10:06 am.Mac update. Now over 1 million subscribers.
10:06 amiLife '06 will be bundleded free on new Macs.
10:06 amAvailable today.
10:05 am6 iLife apps now. Same price $79.
10:04 amiWeb demo over.
10:04 amStill demoing how to use iWeb, publishing his previous podcast.
10:02 amClick on button, publish to .Mac. upload it. easy.
10:00 amDrag and drop zones, alignment guides, integrated with your music library.
9:58 amSlideshow viewer uses AJAX technology
9:57 amiWeb demo now.
9:56 amAny browser can view it.
9:56 amThemes. create in seconds. update whenever you like. RSS subscriptions. 1 click publish.
9:55 amEasy and beautiful. Apple templates. iLife media browser with access to your content. online photo albums. one click publishing to .Mac.
9:54 amNew App to share photos, movies, music, blogs, content... iWeb
9:53 amGreat 5 apps in iLife... but something new...
9:53 amNew Jampack, world music.
9:52 amFinal Podcast played. rumor of "8 pound iPod with 10" screen" :)
9:51 amDragging artwork, demoing making a podcast. Demo over.
9:49 amhe's got "Pretty good sources in Apple"
9:49 amRecording - "Hi, I'm Steve, welcome to my podcast of Super Secret Apple Rumors"
9:48 amSteve demoing Garageband with Podcast studio now.
9:47 amGarageband. New podcast studio. Podcast artwork track. over 200 free jingles and effects. speech enhanccer. use iChat for remote interviews.
9:46 am3rd party DVD burners supported.
9:46 amVastly improved slideshows.
9:46 amChoose theme, drop movies in, drop in photos and click on button.
9:46 amMagic iDVD, new
9:45 amNext Up... iDVD. Widescreen menus.
9:45 amiMovie Demo over.
9:44 amOverall looks much improved. now demoing College Road trip video.
9:42 amDemoing iMovie now. Showing a movie with a Theme.
9:42 amCan open more than one project at once, realtime effects in titles, export to iPod and create Video Podcasts.
9:41 amAnimated themes for movies, real time effects, new audio tools. Moving to iMovie demo.
9:40 amNow onto iMovie... HD last year.
9:39 amWhen you receive the email, you click on the RSS link and it launches iPhoto and receives the photo. But apparently, you don't need iPhoto to receive the photos... it's just an RSS feed.
9:38 amDemoing Photocasting. picking pictures, click on Publish to upload to .Mac. Choose to Announce, and brings up mail to email to people.
9:37 amNow on to Photocasting...
9:37 amDeming making a calendar, click on an album, can have it more than 12 months. show special holidays. special u.s. events. Can drop a picture on a special date (birthday for example)
9:35 amShowing how to make a birthday card.
9:35 am1click effects, changing color, antigue, sepia, in a few clicks. Showing cards, calendars.
9:34 amWhen you scroll through photos, a gray box of the month # floats in the middle as you pass months by. Demoing editing photo.
9:33 amMust be a .Mac member to publish and you use RSS to subscribe to receive the photos. Demoing iPhoto now.
9:31 amPick an album ,push a button, photos uploaded to .Mac. Password protected. Other people can subscribe to them.
9:30 amCan also make cards, post cards, birthday cards. New today - Photocasting. Podcasting for photos. share photos over the internet.
9:29 amOne click effects. sepia, black and white, all new cards, calendards and books to make and purchase. hard and softcover books quality is better. Now calendaars can be made with photos.
9:28 amMusic, Movies, Photos, Blogs. Giant released. New iPhoto Update with better speed. 25k photos up to 250k in library, scrolls smoothly, full screen editing,
9:26 amNow talking about iLife. Picture of box with roll of film on it.
9:26 amNew widgets today. Mac OS 10.4.4 today. google widget, address book, espn, calendar
9:25 amNew widgets today. Mac OS X 10.4.4 today. google widget, new address book, espn ,calendar.
9:24 amThere are over 1500 Widgets.
9:24 amNow talking about Widgets.
9:23 amMore video testaments, football, wedding photos. talking about working with RAW video. Video ends.
9:21 amVideo: discussing experience with Aperture and demoing product.
9:20 amDemo video for Aperture.
9:20 amReviewing/recapping Aperture. Aperture is to the camera as Final Cut Pro is to Video.
9:19 amNow to the Mac, which is what the rest of the keynote is about... (applause)
9:19 amNew iPod Ad for. Sillohettes, jazz trumpet.
9:18 amDiscussing Dodge Jeep iPod integration.
9:17 amWorks with current models. New radio screen on the iPod to tune radio through the iPod screen. $49
9:16 amAnnouncing a new accessory for the iPod. a remote control with FM Tuner.
9:16 amDemo of SNL content. blues brothers, coneheads etc...
9:15 amNew Saturday Night Live content going up today.
9:14 amshowing Bowl Games demo
9:13 amTelevision show sales doing well. 8 million sold since Oct 12th. Added bowl games.
9:12 am850 million songs sold. 3 million songs a day are being sold. Over 1 billion songs per year rate. 83% market share.
9:12 amNow on to iTunes...
9:12 am42 total million iPods sold since the it was first released. 32 million in 2005.
9:11 amOver 100 sold every minute through the quarter.
9:11 am4.5 milliion sold during holiday 2004, for 2005 holiday sold 14 million
9:10 am"best music players in the world"
9:10 amTotal revenues 5.7 billion total. Now let's talk about the iPod
9:09 amRetail stores had their first $1 billion quarter this past quarter
9:08 am135 Shops around the world. 26 million visitors during holiday quarter.
9:08 amRetail Update.
9:07 amSteve Jobs on stage now
9:07 amAudience clapping, lights dimming
9:05 am"Program about to begin"
9:01 amPlease turn off your cell phones...
8:55 amPeople are taking their seats....
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