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Analysis: MacBook Air, iTunes position Apple for big 2008

It was hard to tell from the cheers during Steve Jobs' keynote whether the MacBook Air or iTunes movie rental announcements made the bigger impression. Jim Dalrymple discovers that both developments put Apple in a strong position at the start of 2008.

Expo Daily Round-Up: The Keynote

In the first of our week-long Expo Daily Round-Ups, Rik Myslewski looks at the wide range of reactions to Steve Jobs' address to Expo attendees.

Expo: Bare Bones updates TextWrangler

TextWrangler 2.3 introduces built-in support for the Lua programming language as well as improvements to the Disk Browser workflow.

MacBook Air: Holding my breath

Rob Griffiths was all set to buy a MacBook Air after Tuesday's unveiling. But the lack of a user-replaceable battery turned out to be a deal-breaker.

Expo roundtable

Christopher Breen leads a roundtable discussion following Steve Jobs’ keynote address at Macworld Expo. He’s joined by Macworld editorial director Jason Snell and senior editors Rob Griffiths and Dan Frakes to walk through all the announcements.

Expo keynote overview

In this video, Narasu Rebbapragada reports from Moscone West, taking you through highlights of Steve Jobs' keynote.

Time should be on our side with iTunes rentals

Rob Griffiths loves the idea of renting movies from iTunes so much, he's willing to pay more if Apple lets him keep watching beyond the current 24-hour limit.

Expo slideshow: Day 1

Chris Barylic's pictures from the opening day of Macworld Conference & Expo in San Francisco.

iTunes movie rentals—almost there

Brian Chen was overjoyed by Apple's plan to offer movie rentals through iTunes—except for the illogical 30-day waiting period that exists between the DVD release and the time the movie will appear on iTunes.

Apple, Fox team up for iTunes Digital Copy

Apple and Fox have introduced a DVD that can copy its movie to iTunes without circumventing DRM.