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Backstage: Coming soon, for July 17 2004

picOkay, okay, so we didn’t mention last week that we were about to unveil the first review anywhere of Apple’s new wireless AirPort Express base station with AirTunes. Sorry about that; we wanted the review to be a pleasant surprise. Hope you saw and enjoyed it.

Reviews of Sena’s case and the Otterbox oPod (water resistant, not water proof) case are both finished and ready to go live on the main site soon, as is a review of a new product that came in the door from DC Shoes and Incase, the “white camo” Sleeve. Fashion and “street wear” cases look to be the new big deal in iPod land these days, and to update a favorite trite fashion phrase, camouflage is the new black. We’ve been testing a new Gravis Footwear case called the G-Pod, which like the DC Shoes Sleeve just happens to match a camo backpack the company’s selling. And then there are a few new iPod cases that can be imprinted with your choice of graphics. We’ll discuss those on the main site next week.

Looks like Monday’s going to be a big day for iLounge main site updates, so park your browser there early and reload occasionally. (Yes, we’re working very hard on fixing the site’s current speed issues. Traffic has been overwhelming, and thank you all for your support.)

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Comments

1

There might be a little more activity for you than reviews if this rumor is true: http://thinksecret.com/news/newipods.html

Posted by SFNE Freak in CT on July 17, 2004 at 12:35 PM (CDT)

2

Yup. Note I used the word “updates” rather than “reviews.” :-) The news got out early, as you’ll see on the main site.

Posted by Jeremy Horwitz on July 17, 2004 at 7:32 PM (CDT)

3

Nice..  I’ve been hanging to see more pics and reviews of the Gravis and Incase cases. There isn’t ANYTHING anywhere!!

Posted by camson in Melbourne, Australia on July 19, 2004 at 12:36 AM (CDT)

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