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CNN.com has inked a multi-year ad deal with Google.

The Adobe Flash Player will be supporting Hi-Def video. This is just about as good as video will get, especially on the web. The new version of the Flash 9 player is at http://labs.Adobe.com

Senators from Minnesota and Virginia are introducing a new bill to make it easier to get out of your cell phone contract.

Apple has now sold over 1 million iPhones. All of them will need to be sent in for service when the batteries die. The price drops affected about 100,00 of the sales. Blackberry had another outage today. Look for a new product announcement tomorrow from Palm.

Firefox reached 400 million downloads.

Adobe Photoshop Express is partially revealed at Photoshop World in Las Vegas.

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From Aloha Workshops on the Big Island of Hawaii, this is Brent Norris for the World Organization of Webmasters and the Wow Technology Minute.

Additional Resources

Google to Present at the Citigroup Technology Conference
http://www.google.com/intl/en/press/pressrel/adsense_cnn_20070828.html

Senators take on cell phone contract fees
http://news.com.com/8301-10784_3-9774874-7.html?part=rss&subj=news&tag=2547-1_3-0-5

Cell Phone Consumer Empowerment Act of 2007
http://klobuchar.senate.gov/inthenews_detail.cfm?id=281970&

Apple: 1 million iPhones sold
http://news.com.com/8301-10784_3-9774593-7.html?part=rss&subj=news&tag=2547-1_3-0-5

Another Blackberry outage
http://news.com.com/8301-10784_3-9774170-7.html?part=rss&subj=news&tag=2547-1_3-0-5

Palm to announce new device September 12, and it’s not the Centro
http://news.com.com/8301-10784_3-9774227-7.html?part=rss&subj=news&tag=2547-1_3-0-5

Firefox passes 400 million downloads
http://news.com.com/8301-13580_3-9773836-39.html?tag=repblg

Adobe gives peek at online Photoshop
http://news.com.com/8301-10784_3-9773731-7.html?part=rss&subj=news&tag=2547-1_3-0-5

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