“Though the biggest Apple news this week centers around the latest iPod, let’s not forget last month’s Apple wonder, the AirPort Express, which has only just begun shipping. The Express is, like many other products on the market, a networking device that helps you wirelessly deliver music from your Mac or Windows machine to your sound system. Unlike other products, though, it’s very small and simple to use, and can double as a print server and even as a standalone wireless access point, connected directly to your DSL or Cable modem, or your hotel room’s Ethernet port,” Wilson Rothman writes for Time.
“Because Express uses standard networking, and because iTunes is also the best music jukebox for Windows users, even Mac-free homes should look into this. Unlike earlier Mac products, the install disc runs on both Mac and Windows OS,” Rothman writes.
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