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  • 8:30

    • 10 out of 10
    • Weather Report
    • This is Weather Reports quintessential line-up captured live. Jaco Pastorious and Peter Erskine join Wayne Shorter and, of course, Joe Zawinul to create this masterpiece.
  • The Dresden Dolls

    • 10 out of 10
    • The Dresden Dolls
    • The energetic duet of Amanda Palmer and Brian Viglione that make up the Dresden Dolls have created a wonderfully haunting sound in their self-titled album. They have been able to construct an imme

  • Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I'm Not

    • 8 out of 10
    • Arctic Monkeys
    • Get on your dancing shoes
      You sexy little swine

      -Arctic

  • Physical Graffiti

    • 10 out of 10
    • Led Zeppelin
    • This album bears every flavor of genius from the five records that came before. It is, I believe, the band's finest. With Physical Graffiti, Zep came raging back to their musical home territory -- har
  • De Nova

    • 10 out of 10
    • The Redwalls
    • Wow! Perhaps my 5-star rating is simply because the Redwalls are not only new and fresh (none of them older than 22!), or perhaps its because -- despite their ages -- they are able to totally capture

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The Game is on With the iPhone

Game developers have been eager to get on the iPhone platform, according to BusinessWeek on Tuesday. Electronic Arts, Sega, Id Software and Gameloft are all planning games, and Gameloft is planning fifteen iPhone games for 2008.

John Carmack of Id Software believes that Apple’s delivery system for software could be a breakthrough for mobile game publishers. That’s because the other systems are hard to navigate, constrained and cumbersome. Mr. Carmack doesn’t think the other players will be quick on the uptake with Apple’s new business model either. "...it will be interesting to see how quickly the other players can react. Based on our experiences with the carriers, I am betting not very quickly," he said in a post at Slashdot.

While some developers have complained about certain restrictions of the SDK agreement, history shows that those with a a keen eye towards the possibilities of the new Apple SDK system will succeed very well indeed. With the power of the OS X platform and the built-in hardware such as the camera and accelerometer, the sky isn’t even the limit for what can be done with the iPhone and games.

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