Zune Coverage Roundup: Microsoft Wants Its Hands In Your Pockets

This week brought us not only lots of Apple news, but lots of Microsoft Zune news as well. First we have the surprise that wasn't a surprise, the official Zune announcement. Then there's all the accessories that Microsoft hopes will become a cottage industry, like the one surrounding the iPod.

For you visual learners, there's the two zune videos, demonstrating how the Zune's UI will look and how Zune-tercourse will work. NSFW if you're a Borg, a Cylon, or Mr. Data.

Also we have an interview with the main man, Mr. Jimmy Allard, who calls the iPod an old game that eventually got made into a clock.

Finally, there's the wang screen comparison between the Zune and the iPod, and a boxful of Zunes, which we'd enjoy much more than a Fistful of Dollars.

Also, thanks to whoever sent this and the Ballmer Zune image to me. I can't remember your name now, but email me if it was you!

Thanks Hector!