Bill Gates is promising a new 'iPod killer' within the next 2 years. Could he have the goods, or is it just bragging for grade school kids? Songbird is a new open source music download option, based on the Firefox Browser, and JUST out in Beta. Could this one day be an 'iTunes killer'? Tired of getting your earbud wires tangled up in blue? Why not pipe the music directly through your skin? Cathi has a tip on a prototype. Plus, designers are showing big carry-all bags for men this Spring. Hip solutions to pockets stuffed with wallets & PDAs or dorky return of the 'man purse'? Times of London on the iPod Killer: http://business.timesonline.co.uk/article/0,,9075-2038594,00.html Songbird: http://www.songbirdnest.com/ Say goodbye to earbud wires?? http://www.engadget.com/2006/02/10/new-ipod-nano-uses-human-skin-to-tran... The man purse: http://vogue.co.uk/shows/photos/Default.aspx?ShowID=2571
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