Briefly: Google iPod wrap, iTunes albums

Google iPod wrap, iTunes

In Brief: Google is offering an easy-to-move vinyl iPod 5th Generation Wrap adorned with its four-color Google logo for $1.75 from the Google store.... "Hacking the Cable Modem" (No Starch Press, $30, September 2006) goes inside the traditional internet cable modem, revealing secrets of many popular cable modems, including products from Motorola, RCA, WebSTAR, D-Link and more.... Former Apple Vice President of iLife Applications Todd Basche has joined Riptopia's team to fulfill a core mission of building the first national CD processing service to support the ever-growing array of digital media centers, music services and portable media players--the Apple Authorized Re-seller offers the latest iPods that come with your entire music collection pre-loaded..... The freeware Conference Call OMNI v1.4 provides a centralized source of schedule and scoring data for a variety of sports, including college basketball (men's and women's), college/professional football,and professional baseball, hockey, men's soccer, and auto-racing.... In addition to its "coming soon" page, iTunes lists many full albums for under $7 as well as those nominated for the MTV Video Music Awards, which take place on August 31.