Old Man Neil Young has a Heart of Gold, now Rockin' in the Free World on Apple Music

Old Man Neil Young has a Heart of Gold, now Rockin' in the Free World on Apple Music

Remember Neil Young? Well, a Southern Man don't need him around anyhow, but he's back in the Apple Music lineup again. What? You didn't know his music library was gone? Young thinks that digital music is a horrible thing, saying in 2012 that "Steve Jobs was a digital pioneer, but when he went home, he listened to vinyl" and then saying that "Those songs on your iPhone do sound like crap and it's time we demand better-sounding alternative for our digital music." So Young decided to create the PonoPlayer, which was going to be a better way to listen to digital music.

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AWT News Update: August 25, 2015

AWT News Update: August 25, 2015

A bit of a slow news day for Apple today... which is why we're poking fun at competing products:

  • Neil Young's Pono Player and high-quality audio seem to have a lack of resources for expansion
  • LOLZ - Samsung Galaxy Note 5 users can insert the "S pen" the wrong way and break their devices
  • Wristly finds some interesting -- and odd -- things about Apple Watch owners
  • IDC thinks a low cost iPhone 6C is a bad idea in a slowing smartphone market
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AWT News Update: July 15, 2015

AWT News Update: July 15, 2015

Even on this slow news day for Apple, there's plenty to hear about:

  • The new iPod touch brings 6x better performance than its predecessor, as well as new colors and capacities
  • Apple Watch will show up in New Zealand on July 31
  • A Hulu intern makes a cool Apple Watch app
  • I hope Neil Young will remember, Apple Music don't need him around anyhow...
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