Year 2005, a very Apple year

Year 2005 has been a very Apple year, lots of new products were released by Apple.

In mid January, Mac mini and iWork'05 released.
In late April, Power Mac G5 dual 2.7GHz released, as well as the long-awaiting Mac OS X 10.4 "Tiger".
During WWDC 2005, Apple announced the transition plan to shift from current PowerPC to Intel CPU.
July 2005, 500 million songs downloaded from iTunes Music Store.
iTunes Music Store Japan opened on 4th August, and sold one million songs in 4 days.
A multi-button mouse with a scrolling wheel - Mighty Mouse was also released.
In September, iTunes 5 released with podcast support. iPod nano - the impossibly tiny portable music player released. iTunes phone released (Motorola ROKR)
On 13th October, new iMac G5 with built-in iSight turns a computer into a truly home entertainment centre. iTunes 6 released with video support, TV shows are available from iTunes Store, including number series - Desperate Housewives and Lost. New iPod with video support.
on 20th October, Apple announced Aperture, a graphic tool for professionals. Power Mac G5 Quad announced.
on 25th October, iTunes Music Aussie Store opens.


Posted by Antony at December 31, 2005 5:38 PM

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