Let’s Rock

Video: Steve Jobs at "Let's Rock"

September 10, 2008: 9:15 AM ET

For those who couldn't make it to San Francisco to catch Steve Jobs' appearance Tuesday at the Yerba Buena Center for the Performing Arts, Apple (AAPL) has posted the video here.

Among the highlights:

  • "The reports of my death are greatly exaggerated"
  • Updated iTunes numbers: 8.5 million songs, 125,000 podcasts, 30,000 TV shows, 2,600 movies, 65 million credit card accounts
  • NBC is back, HDTV content for $2.99
  • Demos of iTunes 8.0, Genius feature
  • iPod classic: 120GB for $249
  • New iPod nano: 8GB for $149, 16GB for $199, eight colors, new ad, "shake to shuffle"
  • iPod touch price cuts: 8GB for $229, 16GB for $299, 32GB for $399
  • App Store stats: 3,000 apps, 100 million downloaded in 60 days
  • Phil Schiller demos Spore Origins, Gameloft, Need for Speed: Undercover
  • iPod touch TV ad: "The funnest iPod ever"
  • iPhone 2.1 software update coming Friday: "It fixes lots of bugs."
  • Guest performance: Jack Johnson

  • Steve Jobs photos: Then and now

    "Steve Jobs' appearance will be key," wrote Piper Jaffray's Gene Munster before Apple's widely anticipated "Let's Rock" special event in San Francisco Tuesday.

    Jobs' gaunt features and evident weight loss at his last public appearance - at Apple's annual World Wide Developers Conference in June - drove Apple's (AAPL) stock price down and set off speculation about what might be wrong with him. (link)

    In 2004 Jobs had a cancerous tumor removed MORE

    - Sep 9, 2008 2:12 PM ET
  • Tuning in to Apple TV 3.0

    Does Steve Jobs have a surprise in store for the analysts and reporters gathering in San Francisco for Let's Rock -- the dog-and-pony show Tuesday at which Apple (AAPL) is widely expected to unveil the next generation of iPods?

    Peter S. Magnusson hopes he does -- and what he's wishing for is a new Apple TV.

    The Swedish-born entrepreneur (and founder of Virtutech) points out in a thoughtful post that the upcoming MORE

    - Sep 8, 2008 9:52 AM ET
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