What makes an Apple Special Event special? How about a refreshed line of iPods, lower prices on iTunes rentals, and a new music-oriented social network? But Apple wasn't the only company serving up specials this week. For example: Intel continued its corporate shopping spree, while Google snapped up more companies in the gurgling social media space; TV pundit Glenn Beck joined the blogosphere; a powerful new ally just joined the fight against cyber crime; and Foursquare has a brand-new badge. Are you a fully informed geek? Prove it by getting a perfect score. Give yourself 10 points every time you get one right. Now begin.
1. Yet another Apple Special Event has come and gone. Which of the following statements about Apple's announcements is actually true?
a. You can rent TV episodes from iTunes for 99 cents
b. The Apple iTV will cost $199
c. Apple's iTV will come preloaded with 99 iTunes Store apps
d. An 8GB iPod Nano will cost $99