Is Zune Finally, Officially, For Real Dead This Time?

It's getting to be one of the more recycled rumors in tech: Microsoft is done with Zune hardware, but Zune software will live on, maybe rebranded, maybe not. This time it's Bloomberg's Dina Bass throwing her tweet into the ring, saying that we won't be seeing any more Zune hardware. » 3/14/11 4:44pm 3/14/11 4:44pm

Zune Guy Makes Yet Another Fantastic Life Decision

Zune Guy — arguably the greatest fanboy of our time » 10/20/08 5:32am 10/20/08 5:32am — has decided to finally commit his from his namesake to ink. So what does he do? He integrates the Zune logo into a tattoo of Dick Cheney as the Devil, where it serves as a makeshift inverted pentagram on the veep's forehead. As far as tattoos go, this…

New Zune Colors Revealed in 3.0 Software

While digging through the new Zune 3.0 software » 9/16/08 4:12pm 9/16/08 4:12pm, a Zuneboards forum member discovered several new colors on for those who want to branch out from basic black. From the looks of things a blue, white and red version are in the mix—available in different color configurations that could include a black or silver backing. …

More Sneak-Peaks at the Forthcoming Zune 3.0 Software

We've already seen Mixview » 9/12/08 3:00pm 9/12/08 3:00pm, Zune 3.0's more visual take on a Genius-like auto-generating playlist, as well as some like Buy From FM on the device itself. Today some more interface shots of what Microsoft will help turn the Zune guy back have surfaced for you perusal. Like iTunes 8, once you get past the…

Official: New Zune Lineup Packs More Storage, Wi-Fi Downloads

CNet » 9/08/08 2:52pm 9/08/08 2:52pm spotted Microsoft jumping the gun today to avoid running into : Microsoft has gone ahead and rolled out details onthe new Zune lineup we've been hearing about a day early. And it's what we've known all along: a storage bump up to 120GB for hard drive models, and an 8GB/16GB choice for flash. And the Zune 3.0…

iHome ZN9 is the World's First Zune Alarm Clock Radio

It's pretty amazing that no one's made an alarm clock radio for the Zune yet—it's been out for a year and a half already—but iHome's stepped up to the plate. The ZN9 has dual alarms, separate weekday/weekend times, backlit LCD, and of course a Zune dock. It's similar in functionality to this other iHome alarm clock… » 6/05/08 4:56pm 6/05/08 4:56pm

GameStop Squashes Its Bad Zune Habit

It was always strange seeing a video game retailer peddling MP3 players, but nevertheless GameStop has ceased selling Microsoft Zune portable media players. The breakup puts a small speedbump in Microsoft's path to wrest marketshare away from Apple's iPod line, and could slow the progress Zune made against Creative » 5/25/08 12:00pm 5/25/08 12:00pm