Thursday, August 25, 2005


Text messaging taps youth (USATODAY.com)
USATODAY.com - Parents wringing their hands over their teens'incessant cell phone use should chill - they might be interacting with authors. Publishers are plugging into the technology to promote books for the teen girl audience. Teens who sign up get cell messages from the author and text messages about the books.

Apple Plans New Flash-Based iPod Mini (NewsFactor)
NewsFactor - With plans to introduce a new version of the iPod Mini, Apple Computer (Nasdaq: AAPL) will buy 40 percent of Samsung's flash-memory output.