Purchase New Movies on iTunes Same Day as DVD Release

May 1, 2008

Source: http://www.apple.com/pr/library/2008/05/01itunes.html

CUPERTINO, California—May 1, 2008—Apple® today announced that new movie releases from major film studios and premier independent studios are available for purchase on the iTunes® Store (www.itunes.com) on the same day as their DVD release. New releases and catalog titles will be available from 20th Century Fox, The Walt Disney Studios, Warner Bros., Paramount Pictures, Universal Studios Home Entertainment, Sony Pictures Entertainment, Lionsgate, Image Entertainment and First Look Studios. Movies purchased from iTunes can be viewed on an iPod® with video, iPhone™, Mac® or PC or on a widescreen TV with Apple TV®, with new releases priced at $14.99 and most catalog titles at $9.99.

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Apple acquired PA Semi

April 23, 2008

According to Forbes Apple Inc. acquired PA Semi, a designer of semiconductors, for about $278 million in cash.

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Apple stopped auto-install of Safari on Windows

April 20, 2008

Apple decided to change strategy on delivering its browser Safari to Windows users; instead to offer it by default with the Quicktime and iTunes updates, it is now offered as choice under the “New Software” category.

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