The iPod hard drive lesson A Forbes article says that Apple has taught the rest of the industry a valuable lesson with the hard drive mechanism used in the wildly successful iPod. "One important trend that bears watching is the phenomenon of the small hard drive. Apple with its iPod and iPod Mini, along with their many imitators, have proved that with a small hard drive designed into a clever product you can make big changes in the consumer electronics industry." More.
FileMaker 7 debuts Apple's subsidiary FileMaker has announced the immediate availability of FileMaker Server 7.New within FileMaker Server 7 is the ability to perform searches and calculations on the server instead of the client database providing data speed gains; get greater performance from hard disk storage systems and multi-CPU servers; while taking advantage of large amounts of RAM using sophisticated caching. More.