Apple Computer's latest collaboration with U2's Bono has iPod fans seeing red--or in the styling of the marketing materials, (Product) Red. This crimson-clad 4GB iPod Nano sells for $199, and Apple plans to donate $10 from each sale to a Bono-affiliated campaign to fight AIDS in Africa.
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