Tag Archive: iPod


Rest in Pod: Apple no longer reporting iPod sales

Although the iMac generated a whole lot of buzz for Apple upon Steve Jobs’ return in the late 1990s, it was the debut of the iPod in October 2001 that truly dispatched Apple on its path to astronomical levels of… Read more ›

After failing to garner consumer interest for nearly two years, the fate of Google Glass is now in the hands of former Apple executive Tony Fadell. The Glass Explorer program is also being shut down on January 19th, which means… Read more ›

Thieves use iPod nano to try and steal cash from ATM

Looking for a use for that old iPod nano you’ve got lying around the house, gathering dust? Why not become a credit card thief? Okay, so that’s probably the worst piece of advice you’ve received today, but it was still… Read more ›

Thieves use iPod nano to try and steal cash from ATM

Looking for a use for that old iPod nano you’ve got lying around the house, gathering dust? Why not become a credit card thief? Okay, so that’s probably the worst piece of advice you’ve received today, but it was still… Read more ›

Usually, we tell you what we think about things that come down the Mac and iOS news pipeline. But this time, we want your opinion: what do you think of this iPod Classic smart cover for iPhone that turns your… Read more ›

This week: the Sony hack reveals all sorts of juicy Jobs movie tidbits; HBO uses Game of Thrones to break big cable’s iron grip; iPod Classic prices skyrocket as fans scramble to buy them; we’ll tell you how to get… Read more ›

Maybe Apple killed off the iPod Classic too soon?

After years without updates, September 9th was a sad day for iPod fans: it marked the formal extinction of the iPod Classic, the last of Apple’s chunky, non-flash-based music players. Three months after the last iPod Classic was sold through… Read more ›

  The $ 350 million class action lawsuit against Apple might not even have a legitimate plaintiff anymore, but the trial continued in Oakland today with one of the key witnesses being none other than Steve Jobs himself. The late Apple… Read more ›

Apple has been fighting an iPod-related class-action lawsuit for nearly a decade now, but just as the trial is heating up in Oakland, the New York Times reports that the lawyers suing Apple have suddenly found themselves down to just… Read more ›

Why Steve Jobs drowned the first iPod prototype

Every once in a while an anecdote comes along that so perfectly describes the late Steve Jobs’ vision, that it’s a perfect metaphor for Apple as a whole. This might be my favorite of those anecdotes. Originally posted on Quora… Read more ›