iTunes 5.0 for PSP

Discussion in 'Mac Apps and Mac App Store' started by albeik, Sep 30, 2005.

  1. albeik macrumors regular


    Jul 1, 2003
    Marlborough, MA, USA
  2. plasticparadox macrumors 6502

    May 24, 2003
    Obvious fake. There are so many things wrong with this.

    -Sheer legalities of this. Sony has so much invested into ATRAC and MagicGate, and Apple would never support it. The 2 technologies (ATRAC and AAC) are fundamentally incompatible.
    -PSP already has a media player.
    -Fonts are wrong.

    Bottom line is you'll be seeing SonicStage for PSP before iTunes.
  3. treblah macrumors 65816


    Oct 28, 2003
    While iTunes on PSP or WindowsMobile might be too good to believe, if Sony and Apple have/have not stuck a deal (on Japan iTMS; their future) there is no telling what may happen. Not to mention that Sony has moved away from 'ATRAC only' on their last few Net-Walkmans or whatever they're called.

    Conspiracy theory: iTunes on WM and PSP in showing up within 2 days of each other, sort of like the PPC to x86 transition being 'leaked' 3 days before the announcement. Nevermind, it's late and I'm under the influence. :D
  4. mduser63 macrumors 68040


    Nov 9, 2004
    Salt Lake City, UT
    I don't believe this. iTunes for PSP would be cool, and I wouldn't even be too surprised if it happened, but those pictures look fake. Especially the "help" screen. That screen looks VERY un-Apple.
  5. iMeowbot macrumors G3


    Aug 30, 2003
    And they got the name of the company wrong :)
  6. dephlt macrumors newbie

    Jun 4, 2005
    one more thing,

    why on earth would you have the spotlight-like search thingy when you can't use a keyboard to type the letters into it? :rolleyes:

    pity, would be funny :p
  7. shidoshi macrumors regular

    Jun 28, 2004
    First off, I made this - it is indeed fake. The page was just put up for fun, and as an example of how easy it is to fake things like this.

    You didn't read my fake "report" about iTunes PSP then - I said in it that you can use the built-in PSP text entry screen to enter text. While, obviously, this being fake, you CAN'T, there very much is a built-in PSP text entry system for doing just that. So the search very much could be real - I tried to make sure I only included things in the mock-ups that could actually happen on the PSP.
  8. Flying Llama macrumors 6502a

    Flying Llama

    Aug 4, 2004
    Los Angeles
    Did you just use screenshots?

    llama :)
  9. shidoshi macrumors regular

    Jun 28, 2004
    Pretty much. I took a few shots of iTunes, edited them down a bit so that they would look fully functioning on the PSP's screen, and them put them on the PSP as JPEG images.

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