Remainders: Michael Arrington, Web 2.0 midwife

  • The new "Get a Mac" ads (pictured) starring a dorky office guy as a PC and a generic-Tobey-Maguire as a Mac? Pretty cute. So is that "new camera from Japan," anyone got her number? [Apple]
  • TechCrunch celebrates Newsy-Bloggy-Startup Launch Day: 1, 2, 3, Mikey likes 'em! [TechCrunch]
  • The Beeb and the Times both dig ATM cards that handle virtual-world money and real-world cash. Sounds fun, until a server crashes and you suddenly can't pay your real rent. [BBC and NYT]
  • Jargon watch: it's not just a "schedule," it's a "time map!" [Julie Morgenstern via Cyrus Farivar]
  • Intel shoots for the under-$400 PC. Apple continues shooting for the $40,000 Mac. [NYT]