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The current iPod line.^ The current iPod line consists of the iPod shuffle, iPod nano, iPod classic and iPod touch.
  • Ipods From RedSave 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.redsave.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

From left to right: iPod Shuffle, iPod Nano, iPod Classic, iPod Touch.
Manufacturer Apple Inc.
Type Portable Media Player (PMP)
Units sold Over 220,000,000 worldwide as of September 2009
CPU Samsung ARM
Online services iTunes Store (iPod touch only)
App Store (iPod touch only)
The iPod is a portable media player designed and marketed by Apple and launched on October 23, 2001. .The product line-up includes the hard drive-based iPod Classic, the touchscreen iPod Touch, the video-capable iPod Nano, and the compact iPod Shuffle.^ YouTube Videos on the iPod Touch .
  • iPod: The Missing Manual, Eighth Edition - O'Reilly Media 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC oreilly.com [Source type: General]
  • iPod: The Missing Manual, Eighth Edition - O'Reilly Media 28 January 2010 1:01 UTC oreilly.com [Source type: General]

^ Just for iPod iPod touch iPod classic iPod nano iPod shuffle iPod Update!
  • iPod Suite Just for iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC ipodsuite.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ What is the difference between the iPod nano and iPod shuffle?
  • iPod Q&A (iPod FAQ, iPod nano FAQ, iPod mini FAQ, iPod touch FAQ, iPod shuffle FAQ) @ EveryiPod.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.everymac.com [Source type: General]

.The iPhone can function as an iPod but is generally treated as a separate product.^ If the Griffin Simplifi is too expensive for you, this $15 generic iPhone/iPod 3-port USB hub will allow you to sync an Apple product while accommodating up to three other devices that resent your favoritism.
  • iPod - Gizmodo 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC gizmodo.com [Source type: General]

^ (Credit: Flo TV) FLO TV and Mophie on Wednesday said at CES that they are partnering to develop a series of products that will bring live TV to the iPhone and iPod Touch.
  • iPod posts - Crave - CNET 28 January 2010 1:01 UTC news.cnet.com [Source type: General]

^ The iType keyboard for iPhone and iPod Touch is just one of several anachronistic innovations unveiled in the company's 2010 product lineup.
  • iPod posts - Crave - CNET 28 January 2010 1:01 UTC news.cnet.com [Source type: General]

.Former iPod models include the iPod Mini and the spin-off iPod Photo (since reintegrated into the main iPod Classic line).^ What type of photos do the iPod models support?
  • iPod Q&A (iPod FAQ, iPod nano FAQ, iPod mini FAQ, iPod touch FAQ, iPod shuffle FAQ) @ EveryiPod.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.everymac.com [Source type: General]

^ View Photos on the iPod Classic or Nano .
  • iPod: The Missing Manual, Eighth Edition - O'Reilly Media 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC oreilly.com [Source type: General]
  • iPod: The Missing Manual, Eighth Edition - O'Reilly Media 28 January 2010 1:01 UTC oreilly.com [Source type: General]

^ The rumors were heavy that Apple would be axing the iPod classic since it’s the iPod that moves the least number of units across the product line.
  • Ipod | Tag Archive | Gear Live 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.gearlive.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

iPod .Classic models store media on an internal hard drive, while all other models use flash memory to enable their smaller size (the discontinued Mini used a Microdrive miniature hard drive).^ I will buy it if the price is right and use it as a mini portable hard drive.
  • Is your iPod Broken? iPod Reset Instructions — Werty 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.werty.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ How do I replace the hard drive in my full-size iPod model or iPod mini?
  • iPod Q&A (iPod FAQ, iPod nano FAQ, iPod mini FAQ, iPod touch FAQ, iPod shuffle FAQ) @ EveryiPod.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.everymac.com [Source type: General]

^ What capacity and type of hard drive does each iPod and iPod mini use?
  • iPod Q&A (iPod FAQ, iPod nano FAQ, iPod mini FAQ, iPod touch FAQ, iPod shuffle FAQ) @ EveryiPod.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.everymac.com [Source type: General]

.As with many other digital music players, iPods can also serve as external data storage devices.^ It has a jack on the front for connecting an iPod or other external device.
  • iPod: Camera Connector 29 September 2009 19:44 UTC www.macintouch.com [Source type: General]

^ The backpack is equipped with its own sound system -- complete with external speakers, and it's compatible with all MP3 devices, including the iPod!
  • Ipod | TMZ.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.tmz.com [Source type: General]

^ Hook Personal uHook Personal is an end point data leak prevention solution to protect your files from getting stolen or accidently leaked out of your PC through unauthorized USB storage devices like Flash Drives, External USB Hard Drives, IPODS, Cameras, Cell Phones etc.
  • More types of iPod tools free download. More types of iPod shareware online store. 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.sharewareorder.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.Storage capacity varies by model, ranging from 2GB for the iPod Shuffle to 160GB for the iPod Classic.^ Storage Capacity for iPod .
  • iPod - Compare Prices and Deals, Shop & Buy Online in Australia at MyShopping.com.au - Christmas 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.myshopping.com.au [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Apple iPod Classic 160GB .
  • Apple iPod (60GB, video) Review - iPod & MP3 players 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.cnet.com.au [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ With 80GB or 160GB of storage and up to 40 hours of battery life, the new iPod classic lets you enjoy up to 40,000 songs or up to 200 hours of video wherever you go.
  • iPod UK and iPhone UK 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipod.org.uk [Source type: General]

.Apple's iTunes software can be used to transfer music to the devices from computers using certain versions of Apple Macintosh and Microsoft Windows operating systems.^ How can I transfer music or files between computers using the iPod?
  • iPod Q&A (iPod FAQ, iPod nano FAQ, iPod mini FAQ, iPod touch FAQ, iPod shuffle FAQ) @ EveryiPod.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.everymac.com [Source type: General]

^ The iTunes software will then automatically transfer the music to your iPod.

^ What operating system does the iPod use?
  • iPod Q&A (iPod FAQ, iPod nano FAQ, iPod mini FAQ, iPod touch FAQ, iPod shuffle FAQ) @ EveryiPod.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.everymac.com [Source type: General]

[1] .For users who choose not to use Apple's software or whose computers cannot run iTunes software, several open source alternatives to iTunes are also available.^ Open Source your Software.
  • HOW-TO iPod with (Ubuntu) Linux - Ubuntu Forums 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC ubuntuforums.org [Source type: General]

^ The Apple iPod Camera Connector seems like a must have for any iPod photo owner who uses a digital camera, but is it as good as it sounds?
  • Apple iPod Camera Connector Reviewed | Gear Live 29 September 2009 19:44 UTC www.gearlive.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ If that doesn't work, then restore iPod with the latest iPod software using iTunes 7 or later.
  • iPod troubleshooting basics and service FAQ 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC support.apple.com [Source type: General]

[2] iTunes and its alternatives may also transfer photos, videos, .games, contact information, e-mail settings, Web bookmarks, and calendars to iPod models supporting those features.^ What type of photos do the iPod models support?
  • iPod Q&A (iPod FAQ, iPod nano FAQ, iPod mini FAQ, iPod touch FAQ, iPod shuffle FAQ) @ EveryiPod.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.everymac.com [Source type: General]

^ The 5G iPod also features all the little extras of new to the Nano, including the world clock (you can view four clocks at a time) and the screen lock, plus the tried-and-tested contacts, calendar, games and other ancillary extras.
  • Apple iPod (60GB, video) Review - iPod & MP3 players 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.cnet.com.au [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ The only great thing about iPodLinux is access to 96K quality voice recording, if you are lucky enough to have the EXACT iPod that supports that feature.
  • Install and run OS X on an iPod - Mac OS X Hints 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.macosxhints.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.The Apple iPod is the only device compatible with iTunes, although select devices from Archos are compatible.^ What can you do with an Apple iPod and Linux that you can't do with Apple's iTunes?

^ Can iPod Device Support only read iPod DBs created by iTunes?

^ Although Apple’s iTunes is good at keeping a computer-based library synchronized to an iPod automatically, or for manually transferring tracks from your computer’s iTunes library onto an iPod, it provides extremely limited functionality for transferring information in the opposite direction-from your iPod to your computer.

.As of September 9, 2009, more than 220,000,000 iPods had been sold worldwide, making it the best-selling digital audio player series in history.^ The iPod is Apple 's new portable digital audio player .
  • iPod@Everything2.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.everything2.com [Source type: General]
  • iPod@Everything2.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC everything2.com [Source type: General]

^ The 4th gen IPOD NANO has a large color display that takes up more than half of the surface area, and comes in a variety of vibrant colors.
  • Quality Batteries Screens Parts Evaluations Repairs for Apple's IPOD and IPHONE 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.milliamp.com [Source type: General]

^ When launched the six-week waiting list to get a popular iPod Mini digital music player meant Hitachi had to double production.

[3]

Contents

History and design

The iPod Classic 5G (right) and 6G (left) showing the updated album view
.The iPod line came from Apple's "digital hub" category,[4] when the company began creating software for the growing market of personal digital devices.^ Apple also included PIM software on the iPod.
  • A History of the iPod: 2000 to 2004 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC lowendmac.com [Source type: General]

^ The rumors were heavy that Apple would be axing the iPod classic since it’s the iPod that moves the least number of units across the product line.
  • Ipod | Tag Archive | Gear Live 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.gearlive.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ If the Griffin Simplifi is too expensive for you, this $15 generic iPhone/iPod 3-port USB hub will allow you to sync an Apple product while accommodating up to three other devices that resent your favoritism.
  • iPod - Gizmodo 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC gizmodo.com [Source type: General]

.Digital cameras, camcorders and organizers had well-established mainstream markets, but the company found existing digital music players "big and clunky or small and useless" with user interfaces that were "unbelievably awful,"[4] so Apple decided to develop its own.^ Apple makes some of the most specialized mainstream devices around, but the gear is never very cheap and, let's face it, it stinks for any one company to own your wallet.
  • iPod - Gizmodo 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC gizmodo.com [Source type: General]

^ When launched the six-week waiting list to get a popular iPod Mini digital music player meant Hitachi had to double production.

^ The new prices were posted only hours before a special music event at which Apple is expected to replace most if not all of its existing iPods with new models loaded with more memory and added functions, such as a camera.

.As ordered by CEO Steve Jobs, Apple's hardware engineering chief Jon Rubinstein assembled a team of engineers to design the iPod line, including hardware engineers Tony Fadell and Michael Dhuey,[5] and design engineer Jonathan Ive.^ Apple also included PIM software on the iPod.
  • A History of the iPod: 2000 to 2004 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC lowendmac.com [Source type: General]

^ Apple Names New Head of iPod, iPhone Engineering Teams .
  • iPod | Digital Media Wire 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.dmwmedia.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ San Francisco - Apple (NASD: AAPL) CEO Steve Jobs took the stage on Wednesday for the first time since undergoing a liver transplant earlier this year, to unveil upgraded and discounted iPods, including a video-capable iPod nano, as well as updates to its iTunes and iPhone software.
  • iPod | Digital Media Wire 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.dmwmedia.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[4] .The product was developed in less than one year and unveiled on 23 October 2001. Jobs announced it as a Mac-compatible product with a 5 GB hard drive that put "1,000 songs in your pocket."^ GB — 30,000 songs .
  • iPod Suite Just for iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC ipodsuite.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Your product let me put them on the new hard drive so I can manage them again.
  • iPod Music Transfer Software - Copy iPod to Computer, iTunes, PC - MediaWidget 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.bootstrapdevelopment.com [Source type: General]
  • iPod Music Transfer Software - Copy iPod to Computer, iTunes, PC - MediaWidget 28 January 2010 1:01 UTC rip-ipod-to-computer.com [Source type: General]

^ GB — 2,000 songs 16GB — 4,000 songs .
  • iPod Suite Just for iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC ipodsuite.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[6]
.Apple did not develop the iPod software entirely in-house, instead using PortalPlayer's reference platform based on two ARM cores.^ Apple also included PIM software on the iPod.
  • A History of the iPod: 2000 to 2004 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC lowendmac.com [Source type: General]

^ Update your iPod using the iPod Updater software from Apple’s website.
  • iPod Suite Just for iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC ipodsuite.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ This stands in marked contrast to all other "iPod" models, which are rarely upgraded by Apple and bear no real similarity to the iPhone/iTouch platform.
  • iPod Touch 2G (Review) 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.macintouch.com [Source type: General]

.The platform had rudimentary software running on a commercial microkernel embedded operating system.^ "I accidently deleted files I needed to run my computor and re-installed the operating system without realizing I would lose my iTunes Library.
  • iPod Music Transfer Software - Copy iPod to Computer, iTunes, PC - MediaWidget 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.bootstrapdevelopment.com [Source type: General]
  • iPod Music Transfer Software - Copy iPod to Computer, iTunes, PC - MediaWidget 28 January 2010 1:01 UTC rip-ipod-to-computer.com [Source type: General]

^ I accidently deleted files I needed to run my computor and re-installed the operating system without realizing I would lose my iTunes Library.
  • iPod Music Transfer Software - Copy iPod to Computer, iTunes, PC - MediaWidget 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.bootstrapdevelopment.com [Source type: General]
  • iPod Music Transfer Software - Copy iPod to Computer, iTunes, PC - MediaWidget 28 January 2010 1:01 UTC rip-ipod-to-computer.com [Source type: General]

^ The system runs custom POS software and uses a Pogo Sketch stylus to capture cardholder signatures.
  • Make: Online: iPod Archives 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC blog.makezine.com [Source type: General]

.PortalPlayer had previously been working on an IBM-branded MP3 player with Bluetooth headphones.^ "A nice MP3 player that works well" .
  • Apple iPod (fifth-generation update, 80GB, black) MP3 player reviews - CNET Reviews 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC reviews.cnet.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Apple iPod Shuffle 1GB MP3 Player Apple iPod Shuffle 1GB Included Accessories Earbud headphones USB dock Included Software iTunes for Mac and Windows...
  • iPod - Compare Prices and Deals, Shop & Buy Online in Australia at MyShopping.com.au - Christmas 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.myshopping.com.au [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Bluetooth v2.0 Portable Stereo Speaker & Handsfree Kit for Laptops, iPod & MP3 Players (White) Part # WHT-SPK-796 New .
  • Cheap MP3 Players and IPODS, Portable MP3 Players, Discount MP3 Players, Cheap MP4 Players at Geeks.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.geeks.com [Source type: General]

[4] .Apple contracted another company, Pixo, to help design and implement the user interface under the direct supervision of Steve Jobs.^ Apple is a phenomenally designed and managed company.
  • Is your iPod Broken? iPod Reset Instructions — Werty 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.werty.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ At a recent Apple quarterly financials call, CEO Steve Jobs said the App Store does a gross revenue of $1 million per day .
  • iPod Touch 2G (Review) 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.macintouch.com [Source type: General]

^ Apple today announced that Mark Papermaster is joining the Company as senior vice president of Devices Hardware Engineering, reporting to Apple CEO Steve Jobs.
  • iPod Hacks :: The Latest and Greatest News and Info for Your iPod / iPhone 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodhacks.com [Source type: General]

[4] .As development progressed, Apple continued to refine the software's look and feel.^ Fadell was not confident that Apple would fund (or even complete) the development of custom hardware and software for the player, so he shopped around for an existing player to use as the basis of the Apple player.
  • A History of the iPod: 2000 to 2004 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC lowendmac.com [Source type: General]

.Starting with the iPod Mini, the Chicago font was replaced with Espy Sans.^ As of this writing (March, 2005), replacement ipod mini batteries can be found for $26.

^ How do I replace the display in my iPod, iPod mini, iPod nano, or iPod touch?
  • iPod Q&A (iPod FAQ, iPod nano FAQ, iPod mini FAQ, iPod touch FAQ, iPod shuffle FAQ) @ EveryiPod.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.everymac.com [Source type: General]

^ Bobshoe 04.29.06 at 4:52 pm Thanks, I thought my iPod mini was totally dead, and was about to replace it.
  • Is your iPod Broken? iPod Reset Instructions — Werty 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.werty.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.Later iPods switched fonts again to Podium Sans—a font similar to Apple's corporate font, Myriad.^ This stands in marked contrast to all other "iPod" models, which are rarely upgraded by Apple and bear no real similarity to the iPhone/iTouch platform.
  • iPod Touch 2G (Review) 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.macintouch.com [Source type: General]

^ If you have a later iPod that only has USB, then you have to get a USB charger (they are cheap at the Apple store).
  • Geekfishing Blog: iPod Reset 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC geekfishing.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ My Ipod won't turn on… it has the apple logo then goes to the main menu then suddenly switches off!
  • Is your iPod Broken? iPod Reset Instructions — Werty 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.werty.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

iPods with color displays then adopted some Mac OS X themes like Aqua progress bars, and brushed metal meant to evoke a combination lock. .In 2007, Apple modified the iPod interface again with the introduction of the sixth-generation iPod Classic and third-generation iPod Nano by changing the font to Helvetica and, in most cases, splitting the screen in half by displaying the menus on the left and album artwork, photos, or videos on the right (whichever was appropriate for the selected item).^ Batteries for Apple's 2nd Generation IPOD NANO .
  • milliamp.com™ | Safely Replace Your Apple IPHONE or IPOD BATTERY 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodbatteryfaq.com [Source type: General]
  • milliamp.com™ | Change your Apple's IPHONE or IPOD Battery 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.theipodbatteryunplugged.com [Source type: General]

^ In our words, Apple iPod Nano 5G is the “Most Attractive IPod Ever” .
  • iPod Reviews - Nano, Shuffle, Classic, Touch - Apple iPod Reviews 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodreviews.org.uk [Source type: General]

^ Also, when I'm on the albums menu, the half-screen on the right does not display covers like it used to.

.In September 2007, during the course of a lawsuit with patent holding company Burst.com, Apple drew attention to a patent for a similar device that was developed in 1979. Kane Kramer patented the idea of a "plastic music box" in 1979, which he called the IXI.[7] He was unable to secure funding to renew the US$ 120,000 worldwide patent, so it lapsed and Kramer never profited from his idea.^ Similar procedures will be developed for worldwide markets.
  • milliamp.com™ | Safely Replace Your Apple IPHONE or IPOD BATTERY 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodbatteryfaq.com [Source type: General]

^ Apple makes some of the most specialized mainstream devices around, but the gear is never very cheap and, let's face it, it stinks for any one company to own your wallet.
  • iPod - Gizmodo 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC gizmodo.com [Source type: General]

^ Apple today announced that Mark Papermaster is joining the Company as senior vice president of Devices Hardware Engineering, reporting to Apple CEO Steve Jobs.
  • iPod Hacks :: The Latest and Greatest News and Info for Your iPod / iPhone 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodhacks.com [Source type: General]

[7]

Trademark

.The name iPod was proposed by Vinnie Chieco, a freelance copywriter, who (with others) was called by Apple to figure out how to introduce the new player to the public.^ Apple Names New Head of iPod, iPhone Engineering Teams .
  • iPod | Digital Media Wire 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.dmwmedia.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Discover new Apple IPOD and other Electronics ...
  • Apple IPOD Manufacturers & Suppliers | Global Sources 20 September 2009 1:19 UTC www.globalsources.com [Source type: General]

^ The iPod is Apple 's new portable digital audio player .
  • iPod@Everything2.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.everything2.com [Source type: General]
  • iPod@Everything2.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC everything2.com [Source type: General]

.After Chieco saw a prototype, he thought of the movie 2001: A Space Odyssey and the phrase "Open the pod bay door, Hal!", which refers to the white EVA Pods of the Discovery One spaceship.^ Pod with color display iPod and iPod photo are now one and the same, with every white iPod boasting a full-color display.
  • Identifying iPod models 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC support.apple.com [Source type: General]

[4] .Apple researched the trademark and found that it was already in use.^ Research firms and third parties hoping to provide replacement batteries have already disassembled IPHONE, determining the type of battery used.
  • milliamp.com™ | Safely Replace Your Apple IPHONE or IPOD BATTERY 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodbatteryfaq.com [Source type: General]

.Joseph N. Grasso of New Jersey had originally listed an "iPod" trademark with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office in July 2000 for Internet kiosks.^ When Altec Lansing introduced the original inMotion, it set new standards for sound and size and let a whole lot of music out of the iPod.
  • inMotion iM600 - Altec Lansing iPod Speakers and Dock 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.alteclansing.com [Source type: Reference]

^ A new interface lets you search your iPod using the patented Click Wheel.
  • Hands-on with the 5.5G iPod -- Engadget 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.engadget.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
  • Apple iPod Music Player from zZounds.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.zzounds.com [Source type: General]

^ United States original brand new apple ipods .
  • New Apple Ipod buy offer New Apple Ipod deal - Alibaba.com 20 September 2009 1:19 UTC www.alibaba.com [Source type: General]

.The first iPod kiosks had been demonstrated to the public in New Jersey in March 1998, and commercial use began in January 2000, but had apparently been discontinued by 2001. The trademark was registered by the USPTO in November 2003, and Grasso assigned it to Apple Computer, Inc.^ The name iPod is a trademark of Apple Computers Inc.
  • Tips-Tricks and Troubleshooting. Help with iPod Problems. 29 September 2009 19:44 UTC www.best-ipod-online.com [Source type: General]

^ The Apple Coporation first released the iPod on October 23, 2001.

^ Copyright acknowledgement note: The name Apple is a trademark of Apple Computers Inc.
  • Tips-Tricks and Troubleshooting. Help with iPod Problems. 29 September 2009 19:44 UTC www.best-ipod-online.com [Source type: General]

in 2005.[8]

Software

.The iPod line can play several audio file formats including MP3, AAC/M4A, Protected AAC, AIFF, WAV, Audible audiobook, and Apple Lossless.^ MP3, AAC, M4A etc.
  • More types of iPod tools free download. More types of iPod shareware online store. 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.sharewareorder.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ It plays MP3s and other audio format files.

^ This free iPod converter also can extract audio file from the original video file to rip video to MP3, AAC, M4A, WAV, etc.
  • Ipod? Lenogo iPod to PC Transfer is the ultimate application for transferring, A perfect product for MP4/iPod/3GP conversion 28 January 2010 1:01 UTC www.dnka.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.The iPod Photo introduced the ability to display JPEG, BMP, GIF, TIFF, and PNG image file formats.^ Displaying your Photo Albums on the iPod .
  • Complete Guide to Displaying Photos on iPod + iPhone (11/2007) | iLounge Article 29 September 2009 19:44 UTC www.ilounge.com [Source type: General]

^ The iPod video retains the Notes, Clock, Calendar and Contacts features, as well as incorporates the iPod Photo's functionality allowing the display of individual photos or a slideshow .
  • iPod@Everything2.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.everything2.com [Source type: General]
  • iPod@Everything2.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC everything2.com [Source type: General]

^ Since then, the ability to display photos has become a standard iPod feature, and little has changed in terms of managing and synchronizing photo content on the iPod.
  • Complete Guide to Displaying Photos on iPod + iPhone (11/2007) | iLounge Article 29 September 2009 19:44 UTC www.ilounge.com [Source type: General]

.Fifth and sixth generation iPod Classics, as well as third generation iPod Nanos, can additionally play MPEG-4 (H.264/MPEG-4 AVC) and QuickTime video formats, with restrictions on video dimensions, encoding techniques and data-rates.^ Play FM Radio on the iPod Nano .
  • iPod: The Missing Manual, Eighth Edition - O'Reilly Media 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC oreilly.com [Source type: General]
  • iPod: The Missing Manual, Eighth Edition - O'Reilly Media 28 January 2010 1:01 UTC oreilly.com [Source type: General]

^ MP4 iPod video format.
  • More types of iPod tools free download. More types of iPod shareware online store. 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.sharewareorder.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Pod Classic to iPod Video.
  • [5G, 5.5G] It's Here. iPod Classic to iPod Video. - iPodWizard.net 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodwizard.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[9] .Originally, iPod software only worked with Mac OS; iPod software for Microsoft Windows was launched with the second generation model.^ Windows users are out of luck for now since the iPod only works on a Mac.
  • ATPM 7.12 - Review: iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.atpm.com [Source type: General]

^ Works with all Windows formatted iPods*: .
  • iPod Music Transfer Software - Copy iPod to Computer, iTunes, PC - MediaWidget 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.bootstrapdevelopment.com [Source type: General]
  • iPod Music Transfer Software - Copy iPod to Computer, iTunes, PC - MediaWidget 28 January 2010 1:01 UTC rip-ipod-to-computer.com [Source type: General]

^ Also, Linux does not work with the second generation iPod Nano and Shuffle.
  • iPod Suite Just for iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC ipodsuite.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[10] .Unlike most other media players, Apple does not support Microsoft's WMA audio format—but a converter for WMA files without Digital Rights Management (DRM) is provided with the Windows version of iTunes.^ It plays MP3s and other audio format files.

^ MP4 Digital Media Players (11) .
  • Cheap MP3 Players and IPODS, Portable MP3 Players, Discount MP3 Players, Cheap MP4 Players at Geeks.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.geeks.com [Source type: General]

^ Figure 16-12: Converting audio file formats with SoundConverter .
  • Chapter 16: Ubuntu and Your iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.linuxjournal.com [Source type: General]

.MIDI files also cannot be played, but can be converted to audio files using the "Advanced" menu in iTunes.^ Features First, the basic stuff: The 5G iPod plays MP3, AAC, protected AAC, Apple Lossless, WAV, AIFF, and Audible audio files.
  • Apple iPod (60GB, video) Review - iPod & MP3 players 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.cnet.com.au [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Brett 09.23.06 at 11:26 pm I've updated to iTunes 7 but can't update my iPod from 1.1 to 1.2 because it "contains files that are in use by another application."
  • Is your iPod Broken? iPod Reset Instructions — Werty 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.werty.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ It can extract audio files from CD and transmit them to your iPod easily, and it has a friendly user interface and is very easy and fast to use.
  • More types of iPod tools free download. More types of iPod shareware online store. 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.sharewareorder.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.Alternative open-source audio formats, such as Ogg Vorbis and FLAC, are not supported without installing custom firmware onto an iPod (e.g.^ Without iPod Support I have to use Amarok.

^ Copy protection WMA files Ogg Vorbis FLAC .

^ I just want to put music from my external drive or whereever onto my ipod without making copies.

Rockbox).
.During installation, an iPod is associated with one host computer.^ Using one iPod with multiple computers .
  • iPod Suite Just for iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC ipodsuite.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Using multiple iPods with one computer .
  • iPod Suite Just for iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC ipodsuite.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ All you have to do is plug your iPod into one of your computer's USB ports, after which Ubuntu will automatically mount it and place an iPod icon on your desktop (Figure 16-1).
  • Chapter 16: Ubuntu and Your iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.linuxjournal.com [Source type: General]

.Each time an iPod connects to its host computer, iTunes can synchronize entire music libraries or music playlists either automatically or manually.^ Now your On-the-Go playlist will be transferred to iTunes the next time you connect your iPod to your computer.
  • iPod Suite Just for iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC ipodsuite.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Copy Your Music from iPod to iTunes .
  • iPod: The Missing Manual, Eighth Edition - O'Reilly Media 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC oreilly.com [Source type: General]
  • iPod: The Missing Manual, Eighth Edition - O'Reilly Media 28 January 2010 1:01 UTC oreilly.com [Source type: General]

^ If you select "Manually manage music and videos," iTunes won't automatically update iPod with the iTunes library.
  • Alltop - Top iPod News 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC ipod.alltop.com [Source type: General]

.Song ratings can be set on an iPod and synchronized later to the iTunes library, and vice versa.^ Set Up Multiple iTunes Libraries .
  • iPod: The Missing Manual, Eighth Edition - O'Reilly Media 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC oreilly.com [Source type: General]
  • iPod: The Missing Manual, Eighth Edition - O'Reilly Media 28 January 2010 1:01 UTC oreilly.com [Source type: General]

^ Batch copy your ipod music, videos and photos back to your computer folder or iTunes library with just few clicks, include playlists, songs rating, comment, play count, volume adjustment and so on.
  • Ipod? Lenogo iPod to PC Transfer is the ultimate application for transferring, A perfect product for MP4/iPod/3GP conversion 28 January 2010 1:01 UTC www.dnka.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Although Apple’s iTunes is good at keeping a computer-based library synchronized to an iPod automatically, or for manually transferring tracks from your computer’s iTunes library onto an iPod, it provides extremely limited functionality for transferring information in the opposite direction-from your iPod to your computer.

.A user can access, play, and add music on a second computer if an iPod is set to manual and not automatic sync, but anything added or edited will be reversed upon connecting and syncing with the main computer and its library.^ Can I sync photos from the iPod to multiple computers?
  • iPod Q&A (iPod FAQ, iPod nano FAQ, iPod mini FAQ, iPod touch FAQ, iPod shuffle FAQ) @ EveryiPod.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.everymac.com [Source type: General]

^ Connecting your iPod to a computer .

^ This add-on is fine for playing songs from your ipod, but it it horrible at syncing.

.If a user wishes to automatically sync music with another computer, an iPod's library will be entirely wiped and replaced with the other computer's library.^ To the right, the iPod’s music library appears.
  • iPod Suite Just for iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC ipodsuite.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ I can't sync my library and the ipod.

^ Whether your iPod holds your entire music library, or just provides the beats you need to power through a workout, a technical problem can cause you major stress.
  • iPod Suite Just for iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC ipodsuite.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

User interface

The iPod line's signature click wheel
iPods with color displays use anti-aliased graphics and text, with sliding animations. .All iPods (except the current iPod Shuffle and iPod Touch) have five buttons and the later generations have the buttons integrated into the click wheel—an innovation that gives an uncluttered, minimalist interface.^ The fifth-generation iPod now incorporate all the original iPod buttons into the scroll wheel.

^ GB Click Wheel ipod.
  • Geekfishing Blog: iPod Reset 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC geekfishing.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Apple iPod Shuffle (3rd generation) .
  • Apple iPod (60GB, video) Review - iPod & MP3 players 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.cnet.com.au [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.The buttons perform basic functions such as menu, play, pause, next track, and previous track.^ G ipod and, Using the Menu button and the Play/pause button did nothing for me.
  • Is your iPod Broken? iPod Reset Instructions — Werty 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.werty.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ In addition to sliding your finger around the wheel to scroll through lists, change volume levels, etc., the four compass points on the wheel are actually buttons that you can press for the Menu, Prev, Next, Play and Pause functions.
  • Apple iPod (4th Generation 40GB Model) Review — The Gadgeteer 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC the-gadgeteer.com [Source type: General]

^ I tried about 50 times (litterally) to reset it using the Menu/Play-Pause button procedure in hopes that the battery would finally die so I could try to totally charge it but so far it's a no go.
  • Geekfishing Blog: iPod Reset 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC geekfishing.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.Other operations, such as scrolling through menu items and controlling the volume, are performed by using the click wheel in a rotational manner.^ It'll be controlled using the scroll wheel on the classic… .
  • Alltop - Top iPod News 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC ipod.alltop.com [Source type: General]

^ The same wheel was also used to control the menus of the system.
  • A History of the iPod: 2000 to 2004 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC lowendmac.com [Source type: General]

^ In addition to sliding your finger around the wheel to scroll through lists, change volume levels, etc., the four compass points on the wheel are actually buttons that you can press for the Menu, Prev, Next, Play and Pause functions.
  • Apple iPod (4th Generation 40GB Model) Review — The Gadgeteer 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC the-gadgeteer.com [Source type: General]

.The current iPod Shuffle does not have any controls on the actual player; instead it has a small control on the earphone cable, with volume-up and -down buttons and a single button for play/pause, next track, etc.^ The 1GB iPod shuffle does not have a display and actually does not need one.
  • iPod Reviews - Nano, Shuffle, Classic, Touch - Apple iPod Reviews 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodreviews.org.uk [Source type: General]

^ I did what I usually do, kept holding down the Play/Pause button.
  • Geekfishing Blog: iPod Reset 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC geekfishing.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ G ipod and, Using the Menu button and the Play/pause button did nothing for me.
  • Is your iPod Broken? iPod Reset Instructions — Werty 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.werty.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.The iPod Touch has no click-wheel; instead it uses a 3.5" touch screen in addition to a home button, sleep/wake button and (on the second and third generations of the iPod touch) volume-up and -down buttons.^ I'm using Ubuntu Karmic and have a second generation ipod suffle.

^ Third Generation - touch-sensitive buttons and USB connectivity.

^ I am using the ipod touch with Songbird 1.3.0.b1.

.The user interface for the iPod touch is virtually identical to that of the iPhone.^ Applications are exclusive to iPhone and iPod touch.
  • Apple - iTunes - View every feature of iTunes 8. 20 September 2009 1:19 UTC www.apple.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ The Touch which features the iPhone interface .

^ Tunes Store on iPhone and iPod touch .
  • Apple - iTunes - View every feature of iTunes 8. 20 September 2009 1:19 UTC www.apple.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.Both devices use the iPhone OS.^ The iPod Touch uses the same operating system as the iPhone, which is a (massively) slimmed-down version of the "OS X" operating system used for Apple's Macintosh computers.
  • iPod Touch 2G (Review) 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.macintouch.com [Source type: General]

^ I like both although I would really like to have the same functionality (or better) with Ubuntu and my Iphone that I do with other OS's.
  • Chapter 16: Ubuntu and Your iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.linuxjournal.com [Source type: General]

^ A: The IPHONE uses a lithium ion battery, as do nearly all mobile phones and portable devices.
  • milliamp.com™ | Safely Replace Your Apple IPHONE or IPOD BATTERY 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodbatteryfaq.com [Source type: General]

iTunes Store

.The iTunes Store (introduced 29 April 2003) is an online media store run by Apple and accessed via iTunes.^ It's now at the online Apple Store!
  • Apple's New Thing (iPod) - Mac Forums 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC forums.macrumors.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ But with a new crop of devices coming on board, and online music services such as Wal-Mart and Real undecutting the iTunes Music Store, Apple may need to take a closer look at where it is going with these devices.
  • iPod, uPod, we allPod. | MetaFilter 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.metafilter.com [Source type: General]

^ Identifying iPod models Apple Store Mac iPod + iTunes iPhone Downloads Support Search Browse Support .
  • Identifying iPod models 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC support.apple.com [Source type: General]

.Since no other portable player supports the DRM used, only iPods can play protected content from the iTunes Store.^ Other Cool iTunes Store Features .
  • iPod: The Missing Manual, Eighth Edition - O'Reilly Media 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC oreilly.com [Source type: General]
  • iPod: The Missing Manual, Eighth Edition - O'Reilly Media 28 January 2010 1:01 UTC oreilly.com [Source type: General]

^ The only reason many people keep using iTunes instead of other media players is the ipod-support.

^ Without iPod Support I have to use Amarok.

The store became the market leader soon after its launch[11] and Apple announced the sale of videos through the store on 12 October 2005. Full-length movies became available on 12 September 2006.[12]
.Purchased audio files use the AAC format with added encryption.^ You can set the output MP4 file's video format, bitrate, resolution, quality, audio frequency, bitrate, channels, volumn, etc.
  • More types of iPod tools free download. More types of iPod shareware online store. 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.sharewareorder.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ It plays MP3s and other audio format files.

^ True, you can't get around iTunes but you don't have to use AAC files.
  • iPod, uPod, we allPod. | MetaFilter 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.metafilter.com [Source type: General]

The encryption is based on the FairPlay DRM system. .Up to five authorized computers and an unlimited number of iPods can play the files.^ Have you authorized five computers to play your purchased music?
  • iPod Suite Just for iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC ipodsuite.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ I can save files on the ipod through the computer.
  • Geekfishing Blog: iPod Reset 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC geekfishing.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ You can listen to it on an unlimited number of iPod players, burn identical playlist up to seven times, and play it on up to five computers.
  • Apple - iTunes - View every feature of iTunes 8. 20 September 2009 1:19 UTC www.apple.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.Burning the files onto an audio CD, then re-compressing can create music files without the DRM, although this results in reduced quality.^ IPod Audio Studio It can record audio from micro phone, CD, video, and any audio you can hear from your computer , and convert audio files from one format to another according to your wish with best quality , then transmit them to your iPod easily.
  • More types of iPod tools free download. More types of iPod shareware online store. 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.sharewareorder.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ You can set the output MP4 file's video format, bitrate, resolution, quality, audio frequency, bitrate, channels, volumn, etc.
  • More types of iPod tools free download. More types of iPod shareware online store. 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.sharewareorder.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ I don’t like the idea of anyone having the ability to mandate what I can do with digital files I created from CDs I purchased.
  • Apple iPod (4th Generation 40GB Model) Review — The Gadgeteer 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC the-gadgeteer.com [Source type: General]

.The DRM can also be removed using third-party software.^ The sales reps have always used a third-party mobile device to complete the transaction.
  • Make: Online: iPod Archives 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC blog.makezine.com [Source type: General]

^ Apple iPod Web site iPod technical specifications iPod 3D view Buy iPod and accessories at Apple Store Third party iPod software .
  • ATPM 7.12 - Review: iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.atpm.com [Source type: General]

^ Third party developers will be able to use it, too — for multiplayer games among iPods, exchanging virtual business card, or whatever else they think up.
  • iPod Touch 2G (Review) 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.macintouch.com [Source type: General]

However, in a deal with Apple, EMI began selling DRM-free, higher-quality songs on the iTunes Stores, in a category called "iTunes Plus." While individual songs were made available at a cost of US$1.29, 30¢ more than the cost of a regular DRM song, entire albums were available for the same price, US$9.99, as DRM encoded albums. .On 17 October 2007, Apple lowered the cost of individual iTunes Plus songs to US$0.99 per song, the same as DRM encoded tracks.^ Tunes has over 10 million songs, all in iTunes Plus format.
  • Apple - iTunes - View every feature of iTunes 8. 20 September 2009 1:19 UTC www.apple.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Another great feature of GTKPod that you won't find in Apple's iTunes software is the ability to export songs, copying them from the iPod back to your computer.

^ There are no burn limits on iTunes Plus music and it is DRM (digital rights management) free, so it will play on iPod, Apple TV, all Mac and Windows computers, and many other digital music players.
  • Apple - iTunes - View every feature of iTunes 8. 20 September 2009 1:19 UTC www.apple.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

On January 6, 2009, Apple announced that DRM has been removed from 80% of the music catalog, and that it will be removed from all music by April, 2009.
iPods cannot play music files from competing music stores that use rival-DRM technologies like .Microsoft's protected WMA or RealNetworks' Helix DRM. Example stores include Napster and MSN Music.^ Since Apple doesn't support WMA (or RealMedia or Sony's ATRAC3 , for that matter), the only DRM -encumbered download service supported by the iPod is Apple's own iTunes Music Store.
  • iPod@Everything2.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.everything2.com [Source type: General]
  • iPod@Everything2.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC everything2.com [Source type: General]

^ I was simply fed up with the limitations put on the DRM-protected music available on the iTunes music store.

^ Another copy protection measure that iTunes uses: letting you burn no more than seven copies of a playlist that includes a Music Store purchase.
  • iPod Suite Just for iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC ipodsuite.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.RealNetworks claims that Apple is creating problems for itself[13] by using FairPlay to lock users into using the iTunes Store.^ Problems burning a CD using iTunes .
  • iPod Suite Just for iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC ipodsuite.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Create unique ringtones from more than half a million songs on the iTunes Store.
  • Apple - iTunes - View every feature of iTunes 8. 20 September 2009 1:19 UTC www.apple.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Identifying iPod models Apple Store Mac iPod + iTunes iPhone Downloads Support Search Browse Support .
  • Identifying iPod models 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC support.apple.com [Source type: General]

.Steve Jobs has stated that Apple makes little profit from song sales, although Apple uses the store to promote iPod sales.^ The product does not void the warranty as the software does not interfere with any iPod or iTunes operations and is simply stored on the storage partition, unless you are work for Apple or are an attorney I don’t think you are qualified to make such statements.
  • Tracking Your Stolen iPod | BuzzDroid.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC buzzdroid.com [Source type: General]

^ I tend to switch songs a lot, which causes a little bit of trouble with the iPod since I usually switch to songs it didn’t cache in the buffer yet.
  • ATPM 7.12 - Review: iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.atpm.com [Source type: General]

^ When you've finished making your changes, just click the Add All button, and the songs will be immediately added to your iPod's library.
  • Chapter 16: Ubuntu and Your iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.linuxjournal.com [Source type: General]

[14] .However, iPods can also play music files from online stores that do not use DRM, such as eMusic or Amie Street.^ Iconnect my iPod and use Songbird to play the music from it.

^ (The format used to play on the iPod.
  • DVD to iPod - Touch, Nano, iPhone, Classic 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC convertyourdvdtoipod.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ It will play, store and organise all the digital music and video files on your iPod.

.Universal Music Group decided not to renew their contract with the iTunes Music Store on 3 July 2007. Universal will now supply iTunes in an 'at will' capacity.^ With iTunes 4.9, you can now browse and subscribe to podcasts at the iTunes Music Store.

^ Computers with slower connections may have trouble playing song previews in the iTunes Music Store.
  • iPod Suite Just for iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC ipodsuite.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ You can listen to music stored on your iPod through iTunes and your computer, but you can’t transfer songs from the iPod to iTunes.
  • iPod Suite Just for iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC ipodsuite.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[15]
Apple debuted the iTunes Wi-Fi Music Store on 5 September 2007, in its Media Event entitled "The Beat Goes On..." This service allows users to access the Music Store from either an iPhone or an iPod Touch and download songs directly to the device that can be synced to the user's iTunes Library via a WiFi connection, or, in the case of a iPhone, the telephone network.

Games

.Video games are playable on various versions of iPods.^ An iPod can be your portable jukebox, video player, movie theater, digital photo album, and hand-held game console all in one.
  • iPod Suite Just for iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC ipodsuite.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Having all that is needed such as, audio, video, podcasts, mailing, browsing, Nike+ iPod, games, Wi-Fi music downloads and the App store.
  • iPod Reviews - Nano, Shuffle, Classic, Touch - Apple iPod Reviews 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodreviews.org.uk [Source type: General]

^ Supports MPEG 4 and H.264 output video that playable on iPhone, iPod.
  • More types of iPod tools free download. More types of iPod shareware online store. 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.sharewareorder.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.The original iPod had the game Brick (originally invented by Apple's co-founder Steve Wozniak) included as an easter egg hidden feature; later firmware versions added it as a menu option.^ In keeping with tradition, the iPod has a Breakout game hidden as an " Easter egg ".
  • iPod@Everything2.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.everything2.com [Source type: General]
  • iPod@Everything2.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC everything2.com [Source type: General]

^ Apple but delivered some blows including a serious health problem for the company's beloved leader, Steve Jobs, attack from clone makers, and trouble with Google.
  • iPod | ITworld 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.itworld.com [Source type: General]

^ Besides triggering the Easter Egg, the About screen also shows you available hard disk space and the number of songs on your iPod.
  • ATPM 7.12 - Review: iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.atpm.com [Source type: General]

.Later revisions of the iPod added three more games in addition to Brick: Parachute, Solitaire, and Music Quiz.^ Also, when iPod touch support is added, will it be possible to transfer music back and forth?

^ The Breakout game is still available, as well as a Solitaire game and a music trivia game.
  • iPod@Everything2.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.everything2.com [Source type: General]
  • iPod@Everything2.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC everything2.com [Source type: General]

^ And once you've added some more music, you'll want to explore some of GTKPod's features for managing your tunes.

.In September 2006 the iTunes Store began to offer additional games for purchase with the launch of iTunes 7, compatible with the fifth generation iPod with iPod software 1.2 or later.^ The "Lost" game is only available on the fifth generation iPod .
  • Ipod | TMZ.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.tmz.com [Source type: General]

^ In-Ear Headphones iPod Your Life Accessories Nike + iPod iPod Car Integration iPod Tours TV Ads iPod in Education iPod + iTunes Support Accessibility iTunes Store .
  • Apple - iTunes - View every feature of iTunes 8. 20 September 2009 1:19 UTC www.apple.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ The product does not void the warranty as the software does not interfere with any iPod or iTunes operations and is simply stored on the storage partition, unless you are work for Apple or are an attorney I don’t think you are qualified to make such statements.
  • Tracking Your Stolen iPod | BuzzDroid.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC buzzdroid.com [Source type: General]

.Those games were: Bejeweled, Cubis 2, Mahjong, Mini Golf, Pac-Man, Tetris, Texas Hold 'Em, Vortex, and Zuma.^ I have downloaded Tetris, PacMan, Bejeweled and Mini Golf.
  • Hands-on with the 5.5G iPod -- Engadget 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.engadget.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Meanwhile, why not come to the internet's biggest Texas Hold'em tourney and prove your skillz!!!!
  • Hands-on with the 5.5G iPod -- Engadget 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.engadget.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

Additional games have since been added. .These games work on current and immediate previous generation of the iPod Nano and iPod Classic.^ Works fine with Fedora 8 and iPod Nano.

^ Worked perfectly on my iPod Classic.
  • How to reset or unfreeze an iPod Nano, iPod Touch, iPod Classic, or iPod Shuffle 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.online-tech-tips.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ The iPod nano (4th generation) is distinguished from previous iPod nano models by: .
  • Identifying iPod models 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC support.apple.com [Source type: General]

.With third parties like Namco, Square Enix, Electronic Arts, Sega, and Hudson Soft all making games for the iPod, Apple's MP3 player has taken great steps towards entering the video game handheld console market.^ Kind of like what the iPod did for MP3 players years ago.

^ MP4 Converter - is also DVD to iPod converter software for Apple Video iPod Player.
  • More types of iPod tools free download. More types of iPod shareware online store. 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.sharewareorder.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Submit Read all Apple iPod Music Player reviews...
  • Apple iPod Music Player from zZounds.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.zzounds.com [Source type: General]

.Even video game magazines like GamePro and EGM have reviewed and rated most of their games as of late.^ This makes it seem like the videos and games are rendered with dithering, which is a technique that is used to approximate the colours that cannot be naturally produced by a limited colour display.
  • iPod Reviews - Nano, Shuffle, Classic, Touch - Apple iPod Reviews 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodreviews.org.uk [Source type: General]

^ Tunes i didnt see Movie on the Device only what i see Music 90's Music Music video My Top Rated Top 25 Most Played ...

[16]
The games are in the form of .ipg files, which are actually .zip archives in disguise. .When unzipped, they reveal executable files along with common audio and image files, leading to the possibility of third party games.^ It can perfectly help you rip DVD, convert all video and audio files.This superb pack allows you to easily rip DVD to all common video and audio formats and finish the conversion among them.
  • More types of iPod tools free download. More types of iPod shareware online store. 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.sharewareorder.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ BTW, if they had as many third-party folks writing applications for their OS, they would lose any stability advantages that my Apple-obsessive friends tell me they have with the Apple OS. .
  • Microsoft Confirms it Originated iPod Box Parody Video || The iPod Observer - Now Playing 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodobserver.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.Apple has not publicly released a software development kit (SDK) for iPod-specific development.^ Retail : 5000$ i Whenever the i Urge strikes the upper i Echelons of i Apple i Society , a new item is released in the iPod image.
  • IPod - Uncyclopedia, the content-free encyclopedia 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC uncyclopedia.wikia.com [Source type: General]

^ Apple iPod Touch 2G Black - Specifications, Features .
  • iPod Reviews - Nano, Shuffle, Classic, Touch - Apple iPod Reviews 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodreviews.org.uk [Source type: General]

^ Apple iPod Nano 5G (8GB/16GB) - Technical Specifications, Features .
  • iPod Reviews - Nano, Shuffle, Classic, Touch - Apple iPod Reviews 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodreviews.org.uk [Source type: General]

[17] .Apps produced with the iPhone SDK are compatible only with the iPhone OS on the iPod Touch and iPhone, which cannot run clickwheel-based games.^ Kindle iPhone and iPod Touch app now available Internationally .
  • Alltop - Top iPod News 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC ipod.alltop.com [Source type: General]

^ Applications are exclusive to iPhone and iPod touch.
  • Apple - iTunes - View every feature of iTunes 8. 20 September 2009 1:19 UTC www.apple.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Songbird is the ONLY app that has ever touched my iPod.

File storage and transfer

.All iPods except for the iPod Touch can function in "disk mode" as a mass storage devices to store data files.^ Do you have the iPod configured for disk mode?

^ The IPOD stores all of its music on a hard disk.
  • milliamp.com™ | Safely Replace Your Apple IPHONE or IPOD BATTERY 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodbatteryfaq.com [Source type: General]

^ Tunes Store on iPhone and iPod touch .
  • Apple - iTunes - View every feature of iTunes 8. 20 September 2009 1:19 UTC www.apple.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[18] .If an iPod is formatted on a Mac OS X computer, it uses the HFS+ file system format, which allows it to serve as a boot disk for a Mac computer.^ IPOD. he used it for Mac, I have a pc.
  • Geekfishing Blog: iPod Reset 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC geekfishing.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Not just installing it and booting a Mac with the iPod, but honest-to-goodness using OS X on the iPod.
  • Install and run OS X on an iPod - Mac OS X Hints 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.macosxhints.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ If you first used it on a Mac, it will be in Apple's HFS+ file format.
  • Chapter 16: Ubuntu and Your iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.linuxjournal.com [Source type: General]

[19] .If it is formatted on Windows, the FAT32 format is used.^ It is important that your iPod be FAT32 formatted if you want to really use it as you would in Windows or, ironically, Mac OS. .
  • Chapter 16: Ubuntu and Your iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.linuxjournal.com [Source type: General]

^ So if you've just pulled your iPod out of its box, and you've got a Windows machine handy, you can use the iTunes software install process to format your iPod.

^ That tool is primarily a formatter, which formats your device in FAT32 if you're running it in Windows and HFS+ if you're running it on a Mac.
  • Chapter 16: Ubuntu and Your iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.linuxjournal.com [Source type: General]

.With the advent of the Windows-compatible iPod, the default file system used on the iPod line switched from HFS+ to FAT32, although it can be reformatted to either file system (excluding the iPod Shuffle which is strictly FAT32).^ Reformatting your iPod also can be done using the Restore iPod feature in the Windows iPod software.

^ How to reformat iPod on Windows and Mac .
  • iPod | ITworld 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.itworld.com [Source type: General]

^ It's not as if the FAT32 iPod ran windows or anything.
  • iPod@Everything2.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.everything2.com [Source type: General]
  • iPod@Everything2.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC everything2.com [Source type: General]

.Generally, if a new iPod (excluding the iPod Shuffle) is initially plugged into a computer running Windows, it will be formatted with FAT32, and if initially plugged into a Mac running Mac OS X it will be formatted with HFS+.^ I even tried plugging it into the computer!!
  • How to reset or unfreeze an iPod Nano, iPod Touch, iPod Classic, or iPod Shuffle 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.online-tech-tips.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ And how do you change your iPod from HFS+ to FAT32 format?
  • Chapter 16: Ubuntu and Your iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.linuxjournal.com [Source type: General]

^ Windows Support - the second-generation iPod .
  • iPod@Everything2.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.everything2.com [Source type: General]
  • iPod@Everything2.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC everything2.com [Source type: General]

[20]
.Unlike many other MP3 players, simply copying audio or video files to the drive with a typical file management application will not allow an iPod to properly access them.^ Managing Your iPod's Audio Files in gtkpod .
  • Chapter 16: Ubuntu and Your iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.linuxjournal.com [Source type: General]

^ I can access the iPod through the linux file manager, though.

^ Your rating: None Average: 3.8 ( 11 votes) The market for portable MP3 players has exploded in the last few years, and Apple's iPod is considered by many to be the gold standard to which other players are compared.

.The user must use software that has been specifically designed to transfer media files to iPods, so that the files are playable and viewable.^ Can this extension be used to transfer Ogg files to an iPod.

^ Also, iPod software must be used in life support machines, air traffic controlling stations, nuclear power plants, or anywhere else where the program's failure could compromise human livelihood.
  • IPod - Uncyclopedia, the content-free encyclopedia 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC uncyclopedia.wikia.com [Source type: General]

^ To synchronize: Open the iPod preferences pane using the File> Preferences menu.

.Usually iTunes is used to transfer media to an iPod, though several alternative third-party applications are available on a number of different platforms.^ Transfer iPod to iTunes - Transfer iPod to Computer: .
  • iPod Music Transfer Software - Copy iPod to Computer, iTunes, PC - MediaWidget 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.bootstrapdevelopment.com [Source type: General]
  • iPod Music Transfer Software - Copy iPod to Computer, iTunes, PC - MediaWidget 28 January 2010 1:01 UTC rip-ipod-to-computer.com [Source type: General]

^ There are some third-party tools available that can recover photos from these files, but this is generally only useful in a situation where your original photo library has been lost or destroyed, as the recovered photos will almost always be of a significantly lower resolution than your original photos.
  • Complete Guide to Displaying Photos on iPod + iPhone (11/2007) | iLounge Article 29 September 2009 19:44 UTC www.ilounge.com [Source type: General]

^ Overall though, I’m an iTunes hater (because it screws up metadata and is serious bloatware) and I'm glad to have a viable alternative, even if it’s not polished yet.

iTunes .7 and above can transfer purchased media of the iTunes Store from an iPod to a computer, provided that computer containing the DRM protected media is authorized to play it.^ Have you authorized five computers to play your purchased music?
  • iPod Suite Just for iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC ipodsuite.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Copy iPod to iTunes - Copy iPod to Computer: .
  • iPod Music Transfer Software - Copy iPod to Computer, iTunes, PC - MediaWidget 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.bootstrapdevelopment.com [Source type: General]
  • iPod Music Transfer Software - Copy iPod to Computer, iTunes, PC - MediaWidget 28 January 2010 1:01 UTC rip-ipod-to-computer.com [Source type: General]

^ Transfer iPod to iTunes - Transfer iPod to Computer: .
  • iPod Music Transfer Software - Copy iPod to Computer, iTunes, PC - MediaWidget 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.bootstrapdevelopment.com [Source type: General]
  • iPod Music Transfer Software - Copy iPod to Computer, iTunes, PC - MediaWidget 28 January 2010 1:01 UTC rip-ipod-to-computer.com [Source type: General]

.Media files are stored on an iPod in a hidden folder, along with a proprietary database file.^ Apple IPod How to Use Your Apple iPod as a USB Drive This article tells you how to store files on your Ipod.
  • Apple IPod - Associated Content - Topic - associatedcontent.com 20 September 2009 1:19 UTC www.associatedcontent.com [Source type: General]

^ I did delete the contents of the iTunes folder on the iPod once or twice, to reset the database.
  • Chapter 16: Ubuntu and Your iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.linuxjournal.com [Source type: General]

^ This step does the actual transfer of files from your PC to the iPod; it also syncs your local iTunes database on the PC to the one on your iPod.

.The hidden content can be accessed on the host operating system by enabling hidden files to be shown.^ "I accidently deleted files I needed to run my computor and re-installed the operating system without realizing I would lose my iTunes Library.
  • iPod Music Transfer Software - Copy iPod to Computer, iTunes, PC - MediaWidget 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.bootstrapdevelopment.com [Source type: General]
  • iPod Music Transfer Software - Copy iPod to Computer, iTunes, PC - MediaWidget 28 January 2010 1:01 UTC rip-ipod-to-computer.com [Source type: General]

^ I accidently deleted files I needed to run my computor and re-installed the operating system without realizing I would lose my iTunes Library.
  • iPod Music Transfer Software - Copy iPod to Computer, iTunes, PC - MediaWidget 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.bootstrapdevelopment.com [Source type: General]
  • iPod Music Transfer Software - Copy iPod to Computer, iTunes, PC - MediaWidget 28 January 2010 1:01 UTC rip-ipod-to-computer.com [Source type: General]

.The media files can then be recovered manually by copying the files or folders off the iPod.^ While iTunes allows you to add files to your iPod, it does not allow you to copy files from it.
  • Chapter 16: Ubuntu and Your iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.linuxjournal.com [Source type: General]

^ Back in Songbird, when tranferring songs onto the iPod, a lot of new folders and files were created.

^ I have to use Recover My iPod to fish around for the songs that I got the last month or so that I haven't taken off yet, and it is a tedious chore.

.Many third-party applications also allow easy copying of media files off of an iPod.^ While iTunes allows you to add files to your iPod, it does not allow you to copy files from it.
  • Chapter 16: Ubuntu and Your iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.linuxjournal.com [Source type: General]

^ I know Apple keeps making *my* music files on *my* iPod harder for 3rd party apps to read, thanks for sticking with it.

^ MediaWidget is an easy to use iPod transfer utility designed to help you get your iPod contents off of any iPod and back into iTunes.
  • iPod Music Transfer Software - Copy iPod to Computer, iTunes, PC - MediaWidget 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.bootstrapdevelopment.com [Source type: General]
  • iPod Music Transfer Software - Copy iPod to Computer, iTunes, PC - MediaWidget 28 January 2010 1:01 UTC rip-ipod-to-computer.com [Source type: General]

Hardware

Chipsets and Electronics
Chipset or Electronic Product(s) Component(s)
Microcontroller iPod Classic first to third generations Two ARM 7TDMI-derived CPUs running at 90 MHz
iPod Classic fourth and fifth generations, iPod Mini, iPod Nano first generation Variable-speed ARM 7TDMI CPUs, running at a peak of 80 MHz to save battery life
iPod Nano second generation Samsung System-on-a-chip, based around an ARM processor.[21][22]
iPod Shuffle first generation SigmaTel STMP3550 chip that handles both the music decoding and the audio circuitry.[23]
Audio Chip All iPods (except the iPod Shuffle, 6G Classic and 2G Touch) [24] Audio Codecs developed by Wolfson Microelectronics
Sixth generation iPod Classic Cirrus Logic Audio Codec Chip
Storage Medium iPod Classic 45.7 mm (1.8 in) hard drives (ATA-6, 4200 rpm with proprietary connectors) made by Toshiba
iPod Mini 25.4 mm (1 in) Microdrive by Hitachi and Seagate
iPod Nano Flash Memory from Samsung, Toshiba, and others
iPod shuffle and Touch Flash Memory
Batteries iPod Classic first and second generation, Shuffle Internal Lithium Polymer Batteries
iPod Classic 3G onward, iPod Mini, iPod Nano, iPod Touch, Internal Lithium-Ion Batteries
Display iPod nano 2.2-inch (diagonal) color LCD with blue-white LED backlight, 240x376 resolution at 204 pixels per inch[25]
iPod classic 2.5-inch (diagonal) color LCD with LED backlight, 320x240 resolution at 163 pixels per inch[26]
iPod touch 3.5-inch (diagonal) widescreen Multi-Touch, 480x320 resolution at 163 pixels per inch[27]

Connectivity

.
Four iPod wall chargers for North America, all made by Apple.
^ The sales guy at the CompUSA that I was at said all of the accessories for 3G iPOD’s would work; but knowing how Apple can be, I wasn’t too sure.
  • Apple iPod (4th Generation 40GB Model) Review — The Gadgeteer 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC the-gadgeteer.com [Source type: General]

^ Apple only released their battery replacement service because of all the bad publicity from IPOD's Dirty Secret.
  • milliamp.com™ | Safely Replace Your Apple IPHONE or IPOD BATTERY 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodbatteryfaq.com [Source type: General]

^ If you have a later iPod that only has USB, then you have to get a USB charger (they are cheap at the Apple store).
  • Geekfishing Blog: iPod Reset 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC geekfishing.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.These have FireWire (left) and USB (right three) connectors, which allow iPods to charge without a computer.^ I left the iPod charging in the cradle over night.
  • Apple iPod (4th Generation 40GB Model) Review — The Gadgeteer 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC the-gadgeteer.com [Source type: General]

^ My Ipod mini was charging on the computer.
  • Geekfishing Blog: iPod Reset 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC geekfishing.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Dubbed EasyPay, each unit will consist of a iPod touch and a special case which houses a barcode scanner, card reader, extra battery and mini-USB connector.
  • Make: Online: iPod Archives 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC blog.makezine.com [Source type: General]

Notice how the units have been miniaturized, although those for other countries are often larger.
.Originally, a FireWire connection to the host computer was used to update songs or recharge the battery.^ Computers with slower connections may have trouble playing song previews in the iTunes Music Store.
  • iPod Suite Just for iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC ipodsuite.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ The IPOD works, songs play, connects to the computer, just can't see anything on the screen except a grey screen.
  • Geekfishing Blog: iPod Reset 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC geekfishing.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Relatively small Large capacity Includes rechargable battery Fast FireWire connection and auto-update Large, back-lit high-quality LCD Weaknesses .
  • ATPM 7.12 - Review: iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.atpm.com [Source type: General]

.The battery could also be charged with a power adapter that was included with the first four generations.^ It should be noted that it destroy all i Products it comes in contact with (including itself) within a four mile radius if its i Battery is fully (or half-way, or not at all) charged.
  • IPod - Uncyclopedia, the content-free encyclopedia 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC uncyclopedia.wikia.com [Source type: General]

^ Will higher capacity batteries be available for IPHONE? Can i use my IPOD power adapter, IPOD charger, or other power accessory with IPHONE? Q: Is the IPHONE battery replaceable?
  • milliamp.com™ | Safely Replace Your Apple IPHONE or IPOD BATTERY 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodbatteryfaq.com [Source type: General]

^ When the iPod was first introduced, I had been commenting to other staffers the things I thought could have been included to make it a really killer product.
  • ATPM 7.12 - Review: iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.atpm.com [Source type: General]

.The third generation began including a 30-pin dock connector, allowing for FireWire or USB connectivity.^ USB through included dock .
  • iPod Reviews - Nano, Shuffle, Classic, Touch - Apple iPod Reviews 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodreviews.org.uk [Source type: General]

^ The third is Firewire and USB 2.0 support.
  • iPod@Everything2.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.everything2.com [Source type: General]
  • iPod@Everything2.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC everything2.com [Source type: General]

^ Pod (dock connector) models are referred to as third generation iPod models.
  • Identifying iPod models 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC support.apple.com [Source type: General]

.This provided better compatibility with non-Apple machines, as most of them did not have FireWire ports at the time.^ Just say no for the time being, and plug your powered-up iPod into one of the machine's USB ports.
  • Chapter 16: Ubuntu and Your iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.linuxjournal.com [Source type: General]

^ So here I sit, on January 6, expecting a Nook right around the same time that Apple might announce something infinitely better.

^ For those coming late to the MP3 game, you can't do any better than the Apple iPod Nano: it's light, easy to use, and provides great sound.
  • Apple IPod - Associated Content - Topic - associatedcontent.com 20 September 2009 1:19 UTC www.associatedcontent.com [Source type: General]

.Eventually Apple began shipping iPods with USB cables instead of FireWire, although the latter was available separately.^ Simply plug the iPod Camera Connector into the iPod dock connector, plug your camera’s USB cable and watch your images make their way to the iPod, ready to view in a slide show!
  • Streetwise Australia: Apple iPod Camera Connector 29 September 2009 19:44 UTC www.streetwise.com.au [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ The program requires that you send in your IPOD (any model), and Apple will replace the battery and return it to you for $59 plus shipping and handling.
  • milliamp.com™ | Safely Replace Your Apple IPHONE or IPOD BATTERY 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodbatteryfaq.com [Source type: General]

^ One of which contains the iPod, and the other contains the accessories: FireWire cable, power adapter, software CD, headphones, and a quick getting started guide.
  • ATPM 7.12 - Review: iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.atpm.com [Source type: General]

.As of the first generation iPod Nano and the fifth generation iPod Classic, Apple discontinued using FireWire for data transfer (while still allowing for use of FireWire to charge the device) in an attempt to reduce cost and form factor.^ Batteries for Apple's 2nd Generation IPOD NANO .
  • milliamp.com™ | Safely Replace Your Apple IPHONE or IPOD BATTERY 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodbatteryfaq.com [Source type: General]

^ Video & Audio features of Apple iPod Nano Fifth Generation : .
  • iPod Reviews - Nano, Shuffle, Classic, Touch - Apple iPod Reviews 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodreviews.org.uk [Source type: General]

^ Batteries for Apple's 3rd Generation IPOD NANO .
  • milliamp.com™ | Safely Replace Your Apple IPHONE or IPOD BATTERY 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodbatteryfaq.com [Source type: General]

.As of the second-generation iPod Touch and the fourth-generation iPod Nano, FireWire charging ability has been removed.^ Pod (touch wheel) models are considered second generation iPod models.
  • Identifying iPod models 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC support.apple.com [Source type: General]

^ Also, Linux does not work with the second generation iPod Nano and Shuffle.
  • iPod Suite Just for iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC ipodsuite.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Apple iPod Touch Second generation 16GB .
  • iPod Reviews - Nano, Shuffle, Classic, Touch - Apple iPod Reviews 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodreviews.org.uk [Source type: General]

.The second and third generation iPod Shuffle uses a single 3.5 mm jack which acts as both a headphone jack and a data port for the dock.^ I'm using Ubuntu Karmic and have a second generation ipod suffle.

^ The dock connector (1) and headphone jack (2) are both on the bottom of the iPod nano.
  • Identifying iPod models 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC support.apple.com [Source type: General]

^ The dock connector and headphones port are both located on the bottom of the unit.
  • Identifying iPod models 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC support.apple.com [Source type: General]

.The dock connector also allowed the iPod to connect to accessories, which often supplement the iPod's music, video, and photo playback.^ These same connectors with work with, and charge, IPHONE as well, in addition to allowing music playback and control functionality just as with IPOD. Since IPHONE is a wireless device, it may cause interference with some IPOD accessories; for this reason, look for the "Works with IPHONE" label when you buy new IPOD or IPHONE accessories.
  • milliamp.com™ | Safely Replace Your Apple IPHONE or IPOD BATTERY 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodbatteryfaq.com [Source type: General]

^ Backup videos/songs from computer to iPod directly This iPod Transfer empowers you total freedom to make complete copy of music/video on computer to iPod directly without boring to connect iTunes.
  • More types of iPod tools free download. More types of iPod shareware online store. 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.sharewareorder.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ You can add video/music to playlist and remove file on iPod etc.
  • More types of iPod tools free download. More types of iPod shareware online store. 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.sharewareorder.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.Apple sells a few accessories, such as the now-discontinued iPod Hi-Fi, but most are manufactured by third parties such as Belkin and Griffin.^ Ipod Accessories Apple IPod In-Ear Headphones--Excellent, for Overpriced Cheap Headphones Although ubiquitous and not bad, the iPod's earphones leave a bit to be desired.
  • Apple IPod - Associated Content - Topic - associatedcontent.com 20 September 2009 1:19 UTC www.associatedcontent.com [Source type: General]

^ Ipod Fm Transmitter The Apple iPod Nano is the Coolest Gadget One of the coolest items on the electronic market right now is the 4GB Apple iPod nano.
  • Apple IPod - Associated Content - Topic - associatedcontent.com 20 September 2009 1:19 UTC www.associatedcontent.com [Source type: General]

^ Now connect to your PC/Mac and run the iPod Updater which is a utility you get from apple.com.
  • Geekfishing Blog: iPod Reset 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC geekfishing.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.Some peripherals use their own interface, while others use the iPod's own screen.^ Others want to use their iPod with more than one computer — for instance, one at home and one at work.
  • iPod Suite Just for iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC ipodsuite.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ While playing music on an iPod’s pretty straight-forward, there are some useful tricks you can learn to make listening even easier.
  • iPod Suite Just for iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC ipodsuite.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Will higher capacity batteries be available for IPHONE? Can i use my IPOD power adapter, IPOD charger, or other power accessory with IPHONE? Q: Is the IPHONE battery replaceable?
  • milliamp.com™ | Safely Replace Your Apple IPHONE or IPOD BATTERY 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodbatteryfaq.com [Source type: General]

.Because the dock connector is a proprietary interface, the implementation of the interface requires paying royalties to Apple.^ It has the usual pair of Apple headphones, USB to dock connector cable, a new version 16 Universal Dock Adaptor and a thinner and cheaper feeling cleaning cloth.
  • iPod Reviews - Nano, Shuffle, Classic, Touch - Apple iPod Reviews 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodreviews.org.uk [Source type: General]

[28]

Accessories

.Many accessories have been made for the iPod line.^ The iWetsuiT iS made of the same thiCk neoprene materiAl reserved for wiNter scuba diViNg attiRe, but wiTh extra ziPpers and pockets to store hundreds of iPod accessoriEs.
  • IPod - Uncyclopedia, the content-free encyclopedia 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC uncyclopedia.wikia.com [Source type: General]

.A large number are made by third party companies, although many, such as the late iPod Hi-Fi, are made by Apple.^ Apple IPHONE Apple IPHONE Service FAQ Apple IPHONE Battery Service FAQ Apple IPHONE battery troubleshooting steps Apple IPHONE Support Apple IPHONE Batteries Third party .
  • milliamp.com™ | Safely Replace Your Apple IPHONE or IPOD BATTERY 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodbatteryfaq.com [Source type: General]

^ Does anyone else have a problem where a large number of duplicate tracks appear on your iPod (I'm using an 80 gb classic).

^ For the TV output for video again, you have to buy a costly apple or third party video cables.
  • iPod Reviews - Nano, Shuffle, Classic, Touch - Apple iPod Reviews 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodreviews.org.uk [Source type: General]

.Some accessories add extra features that other music players have, such as sound recorders, FM radio tuners, wired remote controls, and audio/visual cables for TV connections.^ Some videos feature alternative audio in other languages.
  • Apple - iTunes - View every feature of iTunes 8. 20 September 2009 1:19 UTC www.apple.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ DVD X Player Professional DVD X Player's Macrovision-free feature allowing you view DVDs through your TV-out device without obstruction or distortion.
  • More types of iPod tools free download. More types of iPod shareware online store. 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.sharewareorder.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ This small wonder was designed keeping in the mind the people who want to listen to music who are busy with some other thing such as jogging or workout who do not want to care on what is being actually played.
  • iPod Reviews - Nano, Shuffle, Classic, Touch - Apple iPod Reviews 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodreviews.org.uk [Source type: General]

.Other accessories offer unique features like the Nike+iPod pedometer and the iPod Camera Connector.^ In-Ear Headphones iPod Your Life Accessories Nike + iPod iPod Car Integration iPod Tours TV Ads iPod in Education iPod + iTunes Support Accessibility iTunes Store .
  • Apple - iTunes - View every feature of iTunes 8. 20 September 2009 1:19 UTC www.apple.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ If you purchase an iPod nano, you can also (for $29) purchase a Nike+iPod Sport Kit to use your nano as a pedometer.
  • iPod Suite Just for iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC ipodsuite.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ The iPod camera connector that was previously sold for the fourth-generation color iPods and the fifth-generation iPods is not compatible with the iPod classic or any other 2007 iPod model.
  • Complete Guide to Displaying Photos on iPod + iPhone (11/2007) | iLounge Article 29 September 2009 19:44 UTC www.ilounge.com [Source type: General]

.Other notable accessories include external speakers, wireless remote controls, protective cases/films and wireless earphones.^ Shop for Accessories: Cases, speakers, chargers, etc.
  • Complete Guide to Displaying Photos on iPod + iPhone (11/2007) | iLounge Article 29 September 2009 19:44 UTC www.ilounge.com [Source type: General]

^ The apparent support for the wireless remote controls like the Amp + watch is absent.
  • iPod Reviews - Nano, Shuffle, Classic, Touch - Apple iPod Reviews 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodreviews.org.uk [Source type: General]

^ The other accessories that come along with the player include the charging and synchronising USB cable, earphones and a dock adaptor.
  • iPod Reviews - Nano, Shuffle, Classic, Touch - Apple iPod Reviews 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodreviews.org.uk [Source type: General]

[29] Among the first accessory manufacturers were Griffin Technology, Belkin, JBL, Bose, Monster Cable, and SendStation.
.
Two designs of iPod earphones.
^ They were enliSted to help desiGn thiS uniQue product used to store your iPod earphones.
  • IPod - Uncyclopedia, the content-free encyclopedia 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC uncyclopedia.wikia.com [Source type: General]

The current version is shown on the right.
.BMW released the first iPod automobile interface,[30] allowing drivers of newer BMW vehicles to control an iPod using either the built-in steering wheel controls or the radio head-unit buttons.^ Sixfish 04.09.08 at 9:32 pm Thank you thank you thankyou….worked first try on my Ipod 30 GB…wonderful… .
  • Is your iPod Broken? iPod Reset Instructions — Werty 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.werty.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Only weeks after Apple unveiled its new iPod Nano , a Japanese man has become the first person to be arrested using the device for an illegal, and creepy, activity.
  • Ipod — Switched 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.switched.com [Source type: General]

^ I have an iPod with a dock connector, a 4th gen (click-wheel) but the first paragraph of instructions do not apply to it.
  • Is your iPod Broken? iPod Reset Instructions — Werty 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.werty.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.Apple announced in 2005 that similar systems would be available for other vehicle brands, including Mercedes-Benz,[31] Volvo,[32] Nissan, Toyota,[33] Alfa Romeo, Ferrari,[34] Acura, Audi, Honda,[35] Renault, Infiniti[36] and Volkswagen.^ Prepaid iTunes Gift Cards are available from the Apple Online Store, Apple Retail Stores, and thousands of other U.S. retailers in denominations of $15, $25, and $50.
  • Apple - iTunes - View every feature of iTunes 8. 20 September 2009 1:19 UTC www.apple.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ If you are not comfortable charging with the dock, there other chargers that are available in the market that suit Apple ipod Shuffle.
  • iPod Reviews - Nano, Shuffle, Classic, Touch - Apple iPod Reviews 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodreviews.org.uk [Source type: General]

^ Mandy · January 31, 2009 - 15:32 EST #73 my i pod was plugged in and the circuit blew so my i pod would not turn on anymore.
  • ATPM 7.12 - Review: iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.atpm.com [Source type: General]

[37] .Scion offers standard iPod connectivity on all their cars.^ My Ipod got stuck and I don't live in the USA, so can you imagined how I was when I realized that the screen was in "Do not disconnect" when it wasn't connected at all!!
  • Is your iPod Broken? iPod Reset Instructions — Werty 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.werty.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ I still have all the songs and I can play songs with the earphones but when I plug it in itunes says no ipod is connected.
  • Geekfishing Blog: iPod Reset 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC geekfishing.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ When i first connected my iPod, it asked whether if i want to remove all the files from the iPod.

.Some independent stereo manufacturers including JVC, Pioneer, Kenwood, Alpine, Sony, and Harman Kardon also have iPod-specific integration solutions.^ Is there some specific way I'm supposed to access the Ipod?

^ A: The IPOD uses the latest lithium ion battery technology from the leading battery manufacturers, such as Sony and Sanyo.
  • milliamp.com™ | Safely Replace Your Apple IPHONE or IPOD BATTERY 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodbatteryfaq.com [Source type: General]

^ KerryC: The video-out feature on the new iPod models requires a specifically compatible accessory, and some of the older iPod docks do not allow you to enable this function.
  • Complete Guide to Displaying Photos on iPod + iPhone (11/2007) | iLounge Article 29 September 2009 19:44 UTC www.ilounge.com [Source type: General]

.Alternative connection methods include adaptor kits (that use the cassette deck or the CD changer port), audio input jacks, and FM transmitters such as the iTrip—although personal FM transmitters are illegal in some countries.^ Apple IPod Best iPod FM Transmitters: Mobile Excellence The FM transmitter is used with portable devices, including the iPod.
  • Apple IPod - Associated Content - Topic - associatedcontent.com 20 September 2009 1:19 UTC www.associatedcontent.com [Source type: General]

^ It also includes a headphone port that also is used to for connecting to a computer's USB port as well as a clip similar to the iPod shuffle (2nd generation).
  • Identifying iPod models 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC support.apple.com [Source type: General]

^ Burn the music you buy to an unlimited number of CDs for your personal use.
  • Apple - iTunes - View every feature of iTunes 8. 20 September 2009 1:19 UTC www.apple.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

Many car manufacturers have added audio input jacks as standard.[38]
.Beginning in mid-2007, four major airlines, United, Continental, Delta, and Emirates, reached agreements to install iPod seat connections.^ You can install it from the included CD. Or you can install it directly off the iPod when you connect it to your Mac (more on that later).
  • ATPM 7.12 - Review: iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.atpm.com [Source type: General]

^ When you first connect your iPod in Windows and install the iPod software, the gets formatted fat32.
  • HOW-TO iPod with (Ubuntu) Linux - Ubuntu Forums 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC ubuntuforums.org [Source type: General]

^ After you are done installing all the software (which may take a bit of time under OS X), you are ready to connect the iPod to your Mac.
  • ATPM 7.12 - Review: iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.atpm.com [Source type: General]

.The free service will allow passengers to power and charge an iPod, and view video and music libraries on individual seat-back displays.^ To the right, the iPod’s music library appears.
  • iPod Suite Just for iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC ipodsuite.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Whether your iPod holds your entire music library, or just provides the beats you need to power through a workout, a technical problem can cause you major stress.
  • iPod Suite Just for iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC ipodsuite.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ The iPod video retains the Notes, Clock, Calendar and Contacts features, as well as incorporates the iPod Photo's functionality allowing the display of individual photos or a slideshow .
  • iPod@Everything2.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.everything2.com [Source type: General]
  • iPod@Everything2.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC everything2.com [Source type: General]

[39] .Originally KLM and Air France were reported to be part of the deal with Apple, but they later released statements explaining that they were only contemplating the possibility of incorporating such systems.^ Also the investigator/officer should contact Apple and file a report with them and if anyone needs customer support, they have to give the serial number of the Ipod and the police officer will be contacted.
  • Tracking Your Stolen iPod | BuzzDroid.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC buzzdroid.com [Source type: General]

^ Apple IPod Review: Apple IPod Touch, 2nd Generation (2G) The second iteration of Apple's iPod Touch was released a month ago at the time of this writing, as part of a revamp of the iPod line-up.
  • Apple IPod - Associated Content - Topic - associatedcontent.com 20 September 2009 1:19 UTC www.associatedcontent.com [Source type: General]

^ Apple only released their battery replacement service because of all the bad publicity from IPOD's Dirty Secret.
  • milliamp.com™ | Safely Replace Your Apple IPHONE or IPOD BATTERY 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodbatteryfaq.com [Source type: General]

[40]

Audio performance

.The third generation iPod had a weak bass response, as shown in audio tests.^ The third generation IPODs use a 3.7V 630mAh lithium ion battery .
  • milliamp.com™ | Safely Replace Your Apple IPHONE or IPOD BATTERY 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodbatteryfaq.com [Source type: General]

^ Video & Audio features of Apple iPod Nano Fifth Generation : .
  • iPod Reviews - Nano, Shuffle, Classic, Touch - Apple iPod Reviews 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodreviews.org.uk [Source type: General]

^ This is my personal review of the third generation iPod Nano I received as a birthday gift.
  • Apple IPod - Associated Content - Topic - associatedcontent.com 20 September 2009 1:19 UTC www.associatedcontent.com [Source type: General]

[41][42] .The combination of the undersized DC-blocking capacitors and the typical low-impedance of most consumer headphones form a high-pass filter, which attenuates the low-frequency bass output.^ Instead of limiting volume, they limit the power of the headphone output, which results in portable players which cannot drive most headphones.
  • Apple iPod (4th Generation 40GB Model) Review — The Gadgeteer 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC the-gadgeteer.com [Source type: General]

.Similar capacitors were used in the fourth generation iPods.^ The iPod camera connector that was previously sold for the fourth-generation color iPods and the fifth-generation iPods is not compatible with the iPod classic or any other 2007 iPod model.
  • Complete Guide to Displaying Photos on iPod + iPhone (11/2007) | iLounge Article 29 September 2009 19:44 UTC www.ilounge.com [Source type: General]

^ I'm using Ubuntu Karmic and have a second generation ipod suffle.

^ The third generation IPODs use a 3.7V 630mAh lithium ion battery .
  • milliamp.com™ | Safely Replace Your Apple IPHONE or IPOD BATTERY 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodbatteryfaq.com [Source type: General]

[43] .The problem is reduced when using high-impedance headphones and is completely masked when driving high-impedance (line level) loads, such as an external headphone amplifier.^ The iPod has enough amplification to drive headphones, but might not be powerful enough if your speakers are not self-powered/amplified.
  • ATPM 7.12 - Review: iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.atpm.com [Source type: General]

^ Using a hard drive allows you to have much greater memory (5 GB in the iPod) but at the expense of size and HD-related problems.
  • ATPM 7.12 - Review: iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.atpm.com [Source type: General]

^ If your iPod already has songs on it that you ripped using iTunes, you will be happy to know that such MP3s pose no problem.
  • Chapter 16: Ubuntu and Your iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.linuxjournal.com [Source type: General]

.The first generation iPod Shuffle uses a dual-transistor output stage,[41] rather than a single capacitor-coupled output, and does not exhibit reduced bass response for any load.^ Q: What kind of battery does the IPOD use?
  • milliamp.com™ | Safely Replace Your Apple IPHONE or IPOD BATTERY 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodbatteryfaq.com [Source type: General]

^ I'm using Songbird 0.6.1 with iPod Shuffle 3rd generation.

^ Also, Linux does not work with the second generation iPod Nano and Shuffle.
  • iPod Suite Just for iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC ipodsuite.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.From the 5th generation iPod on, Apple introduced a user-configurable volume limit in response to concerns about hearing loss.^ I’ve a 5th generation ipod.
  • How to reset or unfreeze an iPod Nano, iPod Touch, iPod Classic, or iPod Shuffle 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.online-tech-tips.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ New Ipod Apple iPod Touch Buying Guide for Christmas 2008 The following is a detailed buying guide for the Apple iPod Touch and details about it.
  • Apple IPod - Associated Content - Topic - associatedcontent.com 20 September 2009 1:19 UTC www.associatedcontent.com [Source type: General]

^ Apple Tv Apple IPOD Touch 2G: A Review Here is a review of the new 2nd Generation Apple iPod Touch.
  • Apple IPod - Associated Content - Topic - associatedcontent.com 20 September 2009 1:19 UTC www.associatedcontent.com [Source type: General]

[44] .Users report that in the 6th generation iPod, the maximum volume output level is limited to 100dB in EU markets.^ User-configurable maximum volume limit .
  • iPod Reviews - Nano, Shuffle, Classic, Touch - Apple iPod Reviews 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodreviews.org.uk [Source type: General]

^ People in the market for an iPod should not hesitate to buy this model, but do I recommend that 3rd generation owners rush out and upgrade?
  • Apple iPod (4th Generation 40GB Model) Review — The Gadgeteer 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC the-gadgeteer.com [Source type: General]

^ Apple iPod Touch second generation 16GB Portable Media Player is one of the best iPods in the current market.
  • iPod Reviews - Nano, Shuffle, Classic, Touch - Apple iPod Reviews 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodreviews.org.uk [Source type: General]

.Apple previously had to remove iPods from shelves in France.^ Previously Apple had been selling an accessory called the “ iPod Radio Remote ” that added a FM tuner to some of the Apple iPod models .
  • iPod Reviews - Nano, Shuffle, Classic, Touch - Apple iPod Reviews 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodreviews.org.uk [Source type: General]

^ Apr.08, 2009 in iPod Shuffle Leave a Comment « previous entries Apple iPod Reviews .
  • iPod Reviews - Nano, Shuffle, Classic, Touch - Apple iPod Reviews 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodreviews.org.uk [Source type: General]

[45]

Models

Model Generation Image Capacity Connection Original release date Minimum OS to sync Rated battery life (hours)
Classic first first generation iPod 5, 10 GB FireWire 23 October 2001 Mac: 910.1 audio: 10
.First model, with mechanical scroll wheel.^ The first few days the 4th gen was available, the accessories website had separate listings for most of the items and specified “new click wheel model” or “touch wheel model”.
  • Apple iPod (4th Generation 40GB Model) Review — The Gadgeteer 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC the-gadgeteer.com [Source type: General]

10 GB model released later.
second A second generation iPod (2002) 10, 20 GB FireWire 17 July 2002 Mac: 10.1
Win: 2000
audio: 10
Touch-sensitive wheel. FireWire port had a cover. Hold switch revised. Windows compatibility through Musicmatch.
third third generation iPod 10, 15, 20, 30, 40 GB FireWire (USB for syncing only) 28 April 2003 Mac: 10.1
Win: 2000
audio: 8
.First complete redesign with all-touch interface, dock connector, and slimmer case.^ I have an iPod with a dock connector, a 4th gen (click-wheel) but the first paragraph of instructions do not apply to it.
  • Is your iPod Broken? iPod Reset Instructions — Werty 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.werty.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ After it complete porting the song, I detach the ipod and try to play it, only the first 6 songs out of 126 songs can be played (Although songbird still list that I port all 126 songs in there).

.Musicmatch support dropped with later release of iTunes 4.1 for Windows.^ PC with USB2.0 port Windows Vista or Windows XP Home or Professional with Service Pack 2 or later iTunes 7.4 or latter .
  • iPod Reviews - Nano, Shuffle, Classic, Touch - Apple iPod Reviews 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodreviews.org.uk [Source type: General]

^ PC with USB 2.0 port Windows Vista or Windows XP Home or Professional with Service Pack 3 or later iTunes 9 or later .
  • iPod Reviews - Nano, Shuffle, Classic, Touch - Apple iPod Reviews 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodreviews.org.uk [Source type: General]

^ If Windows can’t support the AAC encoded tunes, how do Windows users use the tunes from the iTunes Music Store?
  • Apple iPod (4th Generation 40GB Model) Review — The Gadgeteer 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC the-gadgeteer.com [Source type: General]

fourth
(Photo)
(Color)
fourth generation iPod 20, 40 GB FireWire or USB 19 July 2004 Mac: 10.2
Win: 2000
audio: 12
.Adopted Click Wheel from iPod Mini, hold switch redesigned.^ GB Click Wheel ipod.
  • Geekfishing Blog: iPod Reset 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC geekfishing.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ My ipod is the one with the click wheel.
  • Geekfishing Blog: iPod Reset 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC geekfishing.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ To reset iPod mini, iPod mini (Second Generation), iPod photo, and iPod (Click Wheel) .
  • Is your iPod Broken? iPod Reset Instructions — Werty 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.werty.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

fourth generation iPod with color display photo:
30, 40, 60 GB
FireWire or USB 26 October 2004 Mac: 10.2
Win: 2000
audio: 15
slideshow: 5
color:
20, 60 GB
28 June 2005
.Premium spin-off of 4G iPod with color screen and picture viewing.^ James · November 30, 2005 - 09:21 EST #24 can a 30gb color ipod hold 15,000 songs if no video or pictures?
  • ATPM 7.12 - Review: iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.atpm.com [Source type: General]

^ If you have an iPod with a color display: Scroll to the fourth menu item in the screen and press the Center (Select) button.
  • ATPM 7.12 - Review: iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.atpm.com [Source type: General]

^ Only when a playlist is finished and the screen goes back to Ipod menus does the off feature work.

Later re-integrated into main iPod line.
fifth fifth generation iPod 30, 60, 80 GB USB (FireWire for charging only) 12 October 2005 Mac: 10.3
Win: 2000
30 GB
audio: 14
video: 2
(later 3.5)
60/80 GB
audio: 20
video: 3/6.5
.Second full redesign with a slimmer case, and larger screen with video playback.^ There’s also a Full Screen button at the bottom of the iTunes window; click it to see the video in full-screen mode.
  • iPod Suite Just for iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC ipodsuite.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ The 120GB iPod classic can hold over six weeks worth of video, and has a slightly larger screen than the iPod nano.
  • iPod Suite Just for iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC ipodsuite.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

Offered in black or white. Hardware and firmware updated with 60 GB model replaced with 80 GB model on 12 September 2006.
sixth sixth generation iPod 80, 120, 160 GB USB (FireWire for charging only) 5 September 2007 Mac: 10.4
Win: XP
80 GB
audio: 30
video: 5
120 GB
audio: 36
video: 6
160 GB
2007 model
audio: 40
video: 7
2009 model
audio: 36
video: 6
Introduced the "Classic" suffix. New interface and anodized aluminum front plate. Silver replaces white. In September 2008 the hardware and firmware was updated with a 120 GB model replacing the 80 GB model and the 160 GB model was discontinued. In September 2009 the 120GB model was replaced with a 160GB model.
Mini first first generation iPod Mini 4 GB USB or FireWire 6 January 2004 Mac: 10.1
Win: 2000
audio: 8
.New smaller model, available in 5 colors.^ The first few days the 4th gen was available, the accessories website had separate listings for most of the items and specified “new click wheel model” or “touch wheel model”.
  • Apple iPod (4th Generation 40GB Model) Review — The Gadgeteer 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC the-gadgeteer.com [Source type: General]

Introduced the "Click Wheel".
second second generation iPod Mini 4, 6 GB USB or FireWire 22 February 2005 Mac: 10.2
Win: 2000
audio: 18
Brighter color variants with longer battery life. Click Wheel lettering matched body color. Gold color discontinued. Later replaced by iPod Nano.
Nano first first generation iPod Nano 1, 2, 4 GB USB (FireWire for charging only) 7 September 2005 Mac: 10.3
Win: 2000
audio: 14
slideshow: 4
.Replaced Mini. Available in black or white and used flash memory.^ The mini cannot hold videos - the mini has a black and white screen You can no longer purchase new iPod minis through Apple.
  • iPod Suite Just for iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC ipodsuite.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Both the iPod nano and the shuffle use flash memory instead of a hard drive to store songs and, in the case of the nano, photos and videos as well.
  • iPod Suite Just for iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC ipodsuite.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

Color screen for picture viewing. 1 GB version released later.
second 4 GB blue iPod Nano 2, 4, 8 GB USB (FireWire for charging only) 12 September 2006 Mac: 10.3
Win: 2000
audio: 24
slideshow: 5
Anodized aluminum casing and 6 colors available.
third 4 GB third generation iPod Nano 4, 8 GB USB (FireWire for charging only) 5 September 2007 Mac: 10.4
Win: XP
audio: 24
video: 5
.2" QVGA screen, colors refreshed with chrome back, new interface, video capability, smaller Click Wheel.^ To restart the current song, press the Back button on the left side of the Click Wheel.
  • iPod Suite Just for iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC ipodsuite.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Reset Click Wheel Ipod (newer ipods including resetting an ipod video) 1.
  • Is your iPod Broken? iPod Reset Instructions — Werty 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.werty.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ There’s also a Full Screen button at the bottom of the iTunes window; click it to see the video in full-screen mode.
  • iPod Suite Just for iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC ipodsuite.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

fourth 16 GB Flash Drive fourth generation iPod Nano 4, 8, 16 GB USB 9 September 2008 Mac: 10.4
Win: XP
audio: 24
video: 4
Revert to tall form and all-aluminum enclosure with 9 color choices, added accelerometer for shake and horizontal viewing. 4 GB model limited release in select markets.
fifth 16 GB Flash Drive fifth generation iPod Nano with camera 8, 16 GB USB 9 September 2009 Mac: 10.4
Win: XP
audio: 24
video: 5
.First iPod to include a video camera; also included a larger screen, an FM radio, a speaker, a pedometer, and a polished exterior case while retaining the same colors as the fourth generation model.^ Apple.com How to Add DVDs to a Fourth Generation Apple IPod Nano The newest Apple iPod Nano has gone back to the third generation styling, with an updated body and larger screen than any iPod before it.
  • Apple IPod - Associated Content - Topic - associatedcontent.com 20 September 2009 1:19 UTC www.associatedcontent.com [Source type: General]

^ Apple IPod Best iPod FM Transmitters: Mobile Excellence The FM transmitter is used with portable devices, including the iPod.
  • Apple IPod - Associated Content - Topic - associatedcontent.com 20 September 2009 1:19 UTC www.associatedcontent.com [Source type: General]

^ Then i tried another ipod, mac formatted this time (same model–video 30 gigs) on songbird on a windows pc, and it wouldn’t read it.

Shuffle first first generation iPod shuffle 512 MB, 1 GB USB
(no adaptor required)
11 January 2005 Mac: 10.2
Win: 2000
audio: 12
New entry-level model. .Uses flash memory and has no screen.^ Both the iPod nano and the shuffle use flash memory instead of a hard drive to store songs and, in the case of the nano, photos and videos as well.
  • iPod Suite Just for iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC ipodsuite.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

second second generation iPod shuffle 1, 2 GB USB 12 September 2006 Mac: 10.3
Win: 2000
audio: 12
Smaller clip design with anodized aluminum casing. 4 color options added later. Colors were later refreshed twice.
third third generation iPod shuffle 2, 4 GB USB 11 March 2009 Mac: 10.4
Win: XP
audio: 10
Smaller design with controls relocated to right earbud cable. Introduced with two colors, and features VoiceOver. More colors and 2GB model added in September 2009.
Touch first The originial iPod Touch. 8, 16, 32 GB USB (FireWire for charging only)[46] 5 September 2007 Mac: 10.4
Win: XP
audio: 22
video: 5
.First iPod with Wi-Fi and a Multi-Touch interface.^ Pod Touch: The Perfect Christmas Gift Apple has released the new iPod touch, which features the touch screen and user friendly interface.
  • Apple IPod - Associated Content - Topic - associatedcontent.com 20 September 2009 1:19 UTC www.associatedcontent.com [Source type: General]

^ Helped unfreeze ipod touch first g and ipod video .
  • How to reset or unfreeze an iPod Nano, iPod Touch, iPod Classic, or iPod Shuffle 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.online-tech-tips.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Note: You cannot add photos to the GPixPod interface without first connecting your iPod to your system.
  • Chapter 16: Ubuntu and Your iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.linuxjournal.com [Source type: General]

.Features Safari browser and wireless access to the iTunes Store and YouTube.^ Another gives you access to the iTunes Wireless Store where you can purchase and download music directly to your iPod touch.
  • iPod Suite Just for iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC ipodsuite.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

32 GB model later added. iPhone OS 2.0 and App Store access requires an upgrade fee.
second Second generation iPod Touch. 8, 16, 32 GB USB 9 September 2008 Mac: 10.4
Win: XP
audio: 36
video: 6
.New tapered chrome back with Nike+ functionality, volume buttons, and built-in speaker added.^ The new iPod shuffles have a built in clip on the back to clip onto clothing.
  • iPod Suite Just for iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC ipodsuite.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

iPhone OS 2.0 and App Store access standard. .Bluetooth support added but not made active until iPhone OS 3.0, which requires an upgrade fee.^ I hope iphone support will be added soon, using Songbird would be much better than itunes.

third 32, 64 GB USB 9 September 2009 Mac: 10.4
Win: XP
audio: 30
video: 6
Updated to include the upgraded internals from the iPhone 3GS; includes Voice Control support and bundled remote earphones.

Timeline of iPod models

Sources: Apple press release library,[49] Mactracker Apple Inc. model database[48]

Patent disputes

.In 2005, Apple faced two lawsuits claiming patent infringement by the iPod line and its associated technologies:[50] Advanced Audio Devices claimed the iPod line breached its patent on a "music jukebox",[51] while a Hong Kong-based IP portfolio company called Pat-rights filed a suit claiming that Apple's FairPlay technology breached a patent[52] issued to inventor Ho Keung Tse.^ Sony’s MEX-BT5700U, a member of the company’s Xplod line of automobile head units, is a solid option that lets you connect both iPods and iPhones.
  • iPod | ITworld 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.itworld.com [Source type: General]

^ Also the investigator/officer should contact Apple and file a report with them and if anyone needs customer support, they have to give the serial number of the Ipod and the police officer will be contacted.
  • Tracking Your Stolen iPod | BuzzDroid.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC buzzdroid.com [Source type: General]

^ Amarok claims to be able to transcode as it send files to the device.
  • Chapter 16: Ubuntu and Your iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.linuxjournal.com [Source type: General]

.The latter case also includes the online music stores of Sony, RealNetworks, Napster, and Musicmatch as defendants.^ Ipod Case Sony, Philips, Others Offer Alternatives to iPod When looking for a portable music player the variances are a little overwhelming.
  • Apple IPod - Associated Content - Topic - associatedcontent.com 20 September 2009 1:19 UTC www.associatedcontent.com [Source type: General]

^ Another copy protection measure that iTunes uses: letting you burn no more than seven copies of a playlist that includes a Music Store purchase.
  • iPod Suite Just for iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC ipodsuite.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Tunes won’t play some types of AAC files available online in places other than the iTunes Music Store — and neither will your iPod.
  • iPod Suite Just for iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC ipodsuite.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[53]
.Apple's application to the United States Patent and Trademark Office for a patent on "rotational user inputs",[54] as used on the iPod interface, received a third "non-final rejection" (NFR) in August 2005. Also in August 2005, Creative Technology, one of Apple's main rivals in the MP3 player market, announced that it held a patent[55] on part of the music selection interface used by the iPod line, which Creative dubbed the "Zen Patent", granted on 9 August 2005.[56] On 15 May 2006, Creative filed another suit against Apple with the United States District Court for the Northern District of California.^ August 31, 2005 5:15 PM .
  • Geekfishing Blog: iPod Reset 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC geekfishing.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ May 15, 2006 4:48 AM .
  • Geekfishing Blog: iPod Reset 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC geekfishing.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Peice of *$!# I will never buy another one ever again and am starting to regret not getting the Creative Zen MP3 player.
  • Is your iPod Broken? iPod Reset Instructions — Werty 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.werty.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.Creative also asked the United States International Trade Commission to investigate whether Apple was breaching U.S. trade laws by importing iPods into the United States.^ Also the investigator/officer should contact Apple and file a report with them and if anyone needs customer support, they have to give the serial number of the Ipod and the police officer will be contacted.
  • Tracking Your Stolen iPod | BuzzDroid.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC buzzdroid.com [Source type: General]

^ I am a law enforcement investigator and the best option that I can make is that you contact your local law enforcement agency and provide them with your serial number if your Ipod is stolen.
  • Tracking Your Stolen iPod | BuzzDroid.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC buzzdroid.com [Source type: General]

^ When your iPod is in this state, I normally let it run completely down and start again and pray for a happy Apple when you start.
  • Geekfishing Blog: iPod Reset 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC geekfishing.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[57]
On 24 August 2006, Apple and Creative announced a broad settlement to end their legal disputes. .Apple will pay Creative US$100 million for a paid-up license, to use Creative's awarded patent in all Apple products.^ Creative Zen Products You Should Avoid for Your Apple iPod Touch I found that there are a lot of accessories that I did not enjoy and ended up wasting my money on.
  • Apple IPod - Associated Content - Topic - associatedcontent.com 20 September 2009 1:19 UTC www.associatedcontent.com [Source type: General]

^ Apple is better at marketing that happy-happy-joy-joy feeling that Saturn could have patented in the 80's and MS is better at bringing products to market that are more usefully applied.
  • Microsoft Confirms it Originated iPod Box Parody Video || The iPod Observer - Now Playing 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodobserver.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ ALL my metadata, i have finally decided to give up on apple, they are useless & THE most unhelpful and impossible company to contact ever!!

As part of the agreement, Apple will recoup part of its payment, if Creative is successful in licensing the patent. Creative then announced its intention to produce iPod accessories by joining the Made for iPod program.[58]

Sales

iPod quarterly sales. Click for table of data and sources. Note that Q1 is October through December of previous year, the holiday season.
.Since October 2004, the iPod line has dominated digital music player sales in the United States, with over 90% of the market for hard drive-based players and over 70% of the market for all types of players.^ Is my iPod hard drive fried?
  • Geekfishing Blog: iPod Reset 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC geekfishing.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Sony’s MEX-BT5700U, a member of the company’s Xplod line of automobile head units, is a solid option that lets you connect both iPods and iPhones.
  • iPod | ITworld 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.itworld.com [Source type: General]

^ The song name is listed on my iPod but not the iPod track listing on songbird, and the file is not on the iPod hard drive (so it doesn't play).

[59] During the year from January 2004 to January 2005, the high rate of sales caused its U.S. market share to increase from 31% to 65% and in July 2005, this market share was measured at 74%. In January 2007 the iPod market share reached 72.7% according to Bloomberg Online.
.The release of the iPod Mini helped to ensure this success at a time when competing flash-based music players were once dominant.^ I have an iPod Mini 4GB, if that helps at all.
  • Geekfishing Blog: iPod Reset 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC geekfishing.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Joseph 12.07.06 at 1:45 pm I need help with my ipod mini.
  • Is your iPod Broken? iPod Reset Instructions — Werty 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.werty.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Anonymous 11.09.05 at 9:56 am ivi'm on my 10th time trying to reset my ipod mini.
  • Is your iPod Broken? iPod Reset Instructions — Werty 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.werty.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.On 8 January 2004, Hewlett-Packard (HP) announced that they would sell HP-branded iPods under a license agreement from Apple.^ I would like to know if an update to this extension, so that it can upload artworks and playlist on iPods, is under development or prevision ?

^ I would call the apple store or something and talk to one of the people there and they should tell you whether or not it is under warrenty and if it is fixable.
  • Is your iPod Broken? iPod Reset Instructions — Werty 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.werty.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Also would love to see the smart-playlists synced (even if they’re not “smart” anymore once they’re on my iPod).

.Several new retail channels were used—including Wal-Mart—and these iPods eventually made up 5% of all iPod sales.^ If you formatted your ipod, erasing everything on it, you may need open up rhythmbox before all of this and initialize your ipod.

^ If you plug it into your new computer, you'll get a very obscure message that essentially deletes all the files on your iPod and replaces them with what is on the new computer.
  • Geekfishing Blog: iPod Reset 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC geekfishing.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ I am liking this new player & I am pleased that ipod isn't just tied into itunes now, which was the only reason i kept using it.

.In July 2005, HP stopped selling iPods due to unfavorable terms and conditions imposed by Apple.^ Apple IPod IRiver H10 5 Gigabyte Versus IPod Nano The terms MP3 player' and iPod' are used almost interchangeably anymore, and nearly everyone knows what an iPod is.
  • Apple IPod - Associated Content - Topic - associatedcontent.com 20 September 2009 1:19 UTC www.associatedcontent.com [Source type: General]

^ I have not seen many of these, but it may be due to me having a 3rd generation iPod, if you see any of these icons on your ipod check out this article from apple summarizing them.
  • Is your iPod Broken? iPod Reset Instructions — Werty 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.werty.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[60]
In January 2007, Apple reported record quarterly revenue of US$7.1 billion, of which 48% was made from iPod sales.[61]
.On 9 April 2007, it was announced that Apple had sold its one-hundred millionth iPod, making it the biggest selling digital music player of all time.^ I deleted all the music from my Ipod.

^ Ipod Fm Transmitter The Apple iPod Nano is the Coolest Gadget One of the coolest items on the electronic market right now is the 4GB Apple iPod nano.
  • Apple IPod - Associated Content - Topic - associatedcontent.com 20 September 2009 1:19 UTC www.associatedcontent.com [Source type: General]

^ I just want to put music from my external drive or whereever onto my ipod without making copies.

In April 2007, Apple reported second quarter revenue of US$5.2 billion, of which 32% was made from iPod sales.[62] .Apple and several industry analysts suggest that iPod users are likely to purchase other Apple products such as Mac computers.^ These high-end audio accessories for your Mac and iPod are designed to sound (and look) like a million bucks.
  • iPod | ITworld 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.itworld.com [Source type: General]

^ Someday someone will create a new product that will "Make Apple look like MS", no one is number one forever.
  • Microsoft Confirms it Originated iPod Box Parody Video || The iPod Observer - Now Playing 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodobserver.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Apple was building and selling computers long before the Mac, before Windows, before Bill had his big deal with IBM after he stole DOS from Tim Paterson.
  • Microsoft Confirms it Originated iPod Box Parody Video || The iPod Observer - Now Playing 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodobserver.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[63]
.On 5 September 2007, during their "The Beat Goes On" event, Apple announced that the iPod line had surpassed 110 million units sold.^ Sony’s MEX-BT5700U, a member of the company’s Xplod line of automobile head units, is a solid option that lets you connect both iPods and iPhones.
  • iPod | ITworld 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.itworld.com [Source type: General]

^ My Ipod won't turn on… it has the apple logo then goes to the main menu then suddenly switches off!
  • Is your iPod Broken? iPod Reset Instructions — Werty 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.werty.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ When I reset, it shows the apple icon, and then sometimes goes to the "sick ipod" screen.
  • Geekfishing Blog: iPod Reset 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC geekfishing.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.On 22 October 2007, Apple reported quarterly revenue of US$6.22 billion, of which 30.69% came from Apple notebook sales, 19.22% from desktop sales and 26% from iPod sales.^ Iits 30 Gb ipod Apple.
  • Is your iPod Broken? iPod Reset Instructions — Werty 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.werty.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Also the investigator/officer should contact Apple and file a report with them and if anyone needs customer support, they have to give the serial number of the Ipod and the police officer will be contacted.
  • Tracking Your Stolen iPod | BuzzDroid.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC buzzdroid.com [Source type: General]

^ October 13th, 2008 at 5:22 pm thks so much i just got my ipod a couple days ago and to it just froze and u saved me from freeking out thanks so f much .
  • How to reset or unfreeze an iPod Nano, iPod Touch, iPod Classic, or iPod Shuffle 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.online-tech-tips.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

Apple's 2007 year revenue increased to US$24.01 billion with US$3.5 billion in profits. Apple ended the fiscal year 2007 with US$15.4 billion in cash and no debt.[64]
On 22 January 2008, Apple reported the best quarter revenue and earnings in Apple's history so far. Apple posted record revenue of US$9.6 billion and record net quarterly profit of US$1.58 billion. .42% of Apple's revenue for the First fiscal quarter of 2008 came from iPod sales, followed by 21% from notebook sales and 16% from desktop sales.^ Apple IPod Have a Bite of the Apple IPod Touch The first quarter of 2008 saw the sale of 170 million units of the Apple iPod worldwide proving the surging popularity of Apple's portable media player (PMP).
  • Apple IPod - Associated Content - Topic - associatedcontent.com 20 September 2009 1:19 UTC www.associatedcontent.com [Source type: General]

^ Apple Itunes Apple iPod Nano Buying Guide for Christmas 2008 A buying guide for the Apple iPod Nano and everything it entails as a great Christmas gift or Christmas present for the holiday season.
  • Apple IPod - Associated Content - Topic - associatedcontent.com 20 September 2009 1:19 UTC www.associatedcontent.com [Source type: General]

^ Sooooo Much it Work i got a Ipod Nano and it froze i followed the first instructions and it work Thank you Soo much!
  • Is your iPod Broken? iPod Reset Instructions — Werty 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.werty.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[65]
.On 21 October 2008, Apple reported that only 14.21% of total revenue for fiscal quarter 4 of year 2008 came from iPods.^ Apple IPod Have a Bite of the Apple IPod Touch The first quarter of 2008 saw the sale of 170 million units of the Apple iPod worldwide proving the surging popularity of Apple's portable media player (PMP).
  • Apple IPod - Associated Content - Topic - associatedcontent.com 20 September 2009 1:19 UTC www.associatedcontent.com [Source type: General]

^ KCB 01.05.08 at 5:14 pm My ipod is just displaying the apple symbol and will not shut down.
  • Is your iPod Broken? iPod Reset Instructions — Werty 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.werty.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ April 24th, 2008 at 9:14 pm hey, i tried to press and hold the menu and select buttons to reset my ipod… but its still not working.
  • How to reset or unfreeze an iPod Nano, iPod Touch, iPod Classic, or iPod Shuffle 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.online-tech-tips.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[66]. .At the September 9, 2009 keynote presentation at the Apple Event, Phil Schiller announced total cumulative sales of iPods had exceeded 220 million.^ November 28th, 2009 at 9:20 pm When I turn on my ipod classic it does not go past the white apple sign and the black background!
  • How to reset or unfreeze an iPod Nano, iPod Touch, iPod Classic, or iPod Shuffle 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.online-tech-tips.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Erin Hiscock said on : August 20th, 2009 at 8:16 am I have followed the tips to restart my ipod classic as all i can see is the apple sign.
  • How to reset or unfreeze an iPod Nano, iPod Touch, iPod Classic, or iPod Shuffle 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.online-tech-tips.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[67]

Industry impact

iPods have won several awards ranging from engineering excellence,[68] to most innovative audio product,[69] to fourth best computer product of .2006.[70] iPods often receive favorable reviews; scoring on looks, clean design, and ease of use.^ I didnt use it that often so it had been just sitting there for a few months but when i tried to turn it on it wouldnt so i tried to charge it on my computer…but the computer didnt register it but the ipod was still being charged.
  • Is your iPod Broken? iPod Reset Instructions — Werty 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.werty.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.PC World says that iPod line has "altered the landscape for portable audio players".[69] Several industries are modifying their products to work better with both the iPod line and the AAC audio format.^ There are plenty of portable audio players that are now on the same level as the iPod and operate with "more open" standards.

^ An iPod can be your portable jukebox, video player, movie theater, digital photo album, and hand-held game console all in one.
  • iPod Suite Just for iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC ipodsuite.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Automatically find an iPod attached to a PC. * Enumerate all tracks on an iPod * Enumerate all playlists on an iPod * Add, remove and modify tracks * Add, remove and modify playlists.

Examples include CD copy-protection schemes,[71] and mobile phones, such as phones from Sony Ericsson and Nokia, which play AAC files rather than WMA.
In addition to its reputation as a respected entertainment device, iPods have also become accepted as business devices. .Government departments, major institutions and international organisations have turned to the iPod line as a delivery mechanism for business communication and training, such as the Royal and Western Infirmaries in Glasgow, Scotland, where iPods are used to train new staff.^ I Have the new ipod nano and it won't turn on.
  • Is your iPod Broken? iPod Reset Instructions — Werty 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.werty.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ I didnt use it that often so it had been just sitting there for a few months but when i tried to turn it on it wouldnt so i tried to charge it on my computer…but the computer didnt register it but the ipod was still being charged.
  • Is your iPod Broken? iPod Reset Instructions — Werty 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.werty.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ I am liking this new player & I am pleased that ipod isn't just tied into itunes now, which was the only reason i kept using it.

[72]
iPods have also gained popularity for use in education. .Apple offers more information on educational uses for iPods on their website,[73] including a collection of lesson plans.^ Update your iPod using the iPod Updater software from Apple’s website.
  • iPod Suite Just for iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC ipodsuite.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Others want to use their iPod with more than one computer — for instance, one at home and one at work.
  • iPod Suite Just for iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC ipodsuite.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ The iPod’s disks can also be used as a flash drive, so you can use it to store other things if you don’t plan on filling it up with songs anytime soon.
  • iPod Suite Just for iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC ipodsuite.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

There has also been academic research done in this area in nursing education[74] and more general K-16 education.[75] .Duke University provided iPods to all incoming freshmen in the fall of 2004, and the iPod program continues today with modifications.^ It was an iPod loaned from Duke University itself.
  • Tracking Your Stolen iPod | BuzzDroid.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC buzzdroid.com [Source type: General]

[76]

Criticism

Battery problems

The advertised battery life on most models is different from the real-world achievable life. .For example, the fifth generation 30 GB iPod is advertised as having up to 14 hours of music playback.^ It may work for others having issues with their iPod not showing up.

^ It takes hours to mount the iPod, even after having done it a few times.

^ I have a 2 GB Gen 2 Nano that I plugged in yesterday and songbird dropped about 2/3 rds of the music on the iPod.

.An MP3.com report stated that this was virtually unachievable under real-life usage conditions, with a writer for MP3.com getting on average less than 8 hours from an iPod.^ For those coming late to the MP3 game, you can't do any better than the Apple iPod Nano: it's light, easy to use, and provides great sound.
  • Apple IPod - Associated Content - Topic - associatedcontent.com 20 September 2009 1:19 UTC www.associatedcontent.com [Source type: General]

^ Since a had the serial number, I reported the stolen iPod on http://www.stolen-property.com/ It appears it is a free, worldwide stolen property database - not simply a database for stolen laptops.
  • Tracking Your Stolen iPod | BuzzDroid.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC buzzdroid.com [Source type: General]

^ You can get most iPods for much less if you buy them refurbished from Apple.com.
  • iPod Suite Just for iPod 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC ipodsuite.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[77] .In 2003, class action lawsuits were brought against Apple complaining that the battery charges lasted for shorter lengths of time than stated and that the battery degraded over time.^ I think take it to the Apple store if it isn't holding a charge on the battery that's a real problem that sounds like hardware.
  • Geekfishing Blog: iPod Reset 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC geekfishing.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Plug it in, if you don't see a battery sign and then a happy Apple as it charges, you have to go to Apple and see if they can fix it.
  • Geekfishing Blog: iPod Reset 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC geekfishing.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ The other 2 times I had to wait for the battery to die and then re-charge it, but that takes too long.
  • Is your iPod Broken? iPod Reset Instructions — Werty 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.werty.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[78] The lawsuits were settled by offering individuals either US$50 store credit or a free battery replacement.[79]
iPod batteries are not designed to be removed or replaced by the user, although some users have been able to open the case themselves, usually following instructions from third-party vendors of iPod replacement batteries. .Compounding the problem, Apple initially would not replace worn-out batteries.^ I'm not sure what the problem is, but I believe my battery is worn out because it's remained unresponsive.
  • Geekfishing Blog: iPod Reset 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC geekfishing.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ It seems like if you are good with electronics you can replace your ipod buttons on your own, but I would recommend contacting the apple store or apple tech support.
  • Is your iPod Broken? iPod Reset Instructions — Werty 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.werty.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ I think take it to the Apple store if it isn't holding a charge on the battery that's a real problem that sounds like hardware.
  • Geekfishing Blog: iPod Reset 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC geekfishing.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.The official policy was that the customer should buy a refurbished replacement iPod, at a cost almost equivalent to a brand new one.^ If you plug it into your new computer, you'll get a very obscure message that essentially deletes all the files on your iPod and replaces them with what is on the new computer.
  • Geekfishing Blog: iPod Reset 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC geekfishing.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Otherwise, you have a hardware problem and you have to go to the Apple Store and hope that they can fix it for less than the cost of a new iPod.
  • Geekfishing Blog: iPod Reset 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC geekfishing.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ SOoo i took it back hoping for it to be a faulty ipod and the same is happening to this brand new one.
  • Geekfishing Blog: iPod Reset 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC geekfishing.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.All lithium-ion batteries eventually lose capacity during their lifetime[80] (guidelines are available for prolonging life-span) and this situation led to a market for third-party battery replacement kits.^ BTW, if they had as many third-party folks writing applications for their OS, they would lose any stability advantages that my Apple-obsessive friends tell me they have with the Apple OS. .
  • Microsoft Confirms it Originated iPod Box Parody Video || The iPod Observer - Now Playing 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodobserver.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.Apple announced a battery replacement program on 14 November 2003, a week before[81] a high publicity stunt and website by the Neistat Brothers.^ I note that many times the advice for a sick iPod is to run down the battery, My iPod is very sick but before I return it to Apple for service I'd like to do a full restore.
  • Geekfishing Blog: iPod Reset 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC geekfishing.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[82] .The initial cost was US$99,[83] and it was lowered to US$59 in 2005. One week later, Apple offered an extended iPod warranty for US$59.[84] For the iPod Nano, soldering tools are needed because the battery is soldered onto the main board.^ I was getting ready to call my mom and tell her that i needed a new iPod even though this one is only about a week old.
  • Is your iPod Broken? iPod Reset Instructions — Werty 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.werty.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ I installed Ipodlinux onto my 30GB Ipod Nano.
  • Is your iPod Broken? iPod Reset Instructions — Werty 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.werty.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Jessie 04.10.06 at 8:31 pm my boyfriend iPod mini wont turn on it turns on to the apple then the battery with an exclamation point on it.
  • Is your iPod Broken? iPod Reset Instructions — Werty 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.werty.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.Fifth generation iPods have their battery attached to the backplate with adhesive.^ I have an Fifth Generation iPod also known as iPod with video, I just installed the songbird with the addon for Fifth Generation iPod, but I can't watch my videos, am I doing something wrong?

[85][86]

Reliability and durability

iPods have been criticized for their short life-span and fragile hard drives. .A 2005 survey conducted on the MacInTouch website found that the iPod line had an average failure rate of 13.7% (although they note that comments from respondents indicate that "the true iPod failure rate may be lower than it appears").^ GEORGIA 07.13.08 at 11:33 am thank you SOSOSOSO much, i was about to leave the house with NO iPod and then found this!
  • Is your iPod Broken? iPod Reset Instructions — Werty 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.werty.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ James 11.05.07 at 4:00 pm was about to through the ipod out when i found the comment about holding down the menu button and the centre button.
  • Is your iPod Broken? iPod Reset Instructions — Werty 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.werty.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ (If you haven't left a comment here before, you may need to be approved by the site owner before your comment will appear.
  • Geekfishing Blog: iPod Reset 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC geekfishing.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.It concluded that some models were more durable than others.^ Nano The IPod: A Gift to the Electronic-Savvy Individual This article talks about Apple's iPods and focuses more on the iPod Shuffle than any of their other products.
  • Apple IPod - Associated Content - Topic - associatedcontent.com 20 September 2009 1:19 UTC www.associatedcontent.com [Source type: General]

^ Some are better than others, and others are just plain bad.
  • Apple IPod - Associated Content - Topic - associatedcontent.com 20 September 2009 1:19 UTC www.associatedcontent.com [Source type: General]

[87] .In particular, failure rates for iPods employing hard drives was usually above 20% while those with flash memory had a failure rate below 10%, indicating poor hard drive durability.^ Is my iPod hard drive fried?
  • Geekfishing Blog: iPod Reset 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC geekfishing.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ This is a great way to see if you have a healthy iPod and if your hard drive is fragmented.
  • Is your iPod Broken? iPod Reset Instructions — Werty 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.werty.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ If you're ipod is booting straight to the dead ipod logo, you can fix you're ipod by opening the case, and reconnecting the ide connector on the hard drive.
  • Is your iPod Broken? iPod Reset Instructions — Werty 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.werty.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.In late 2005, many users complained that the surface of the first generation iPod Nano can become scratched easily, rendering the screen unusable.^ I have an ipod nano from the first generation and nothing happens when I plug it in.

^ My iPod is a 4th generation Nano if that helps at all.

^ How to reset an iPod Nano (1st, 2nd, and 3rd Generation) .
  • How to reset or unfreeze an iPod Nano, iPod Touch, iPod Classic, or iPod Shuffle 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.online-tech-tips.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[88][89] A class action lawsuit was also filed.[90] .Apple initially considered the issue a minor defect, but later began shipping these iPods with protective sleeves.^ I have not seen many of these, but it may be due to me having a 3rd generation iPod, if you see any of these icons on your ipod check out this article from apple summarizing them.
  • Is your iPod Broken? iPod Reset Instructions — Werty 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.werty.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

 

Allegations of worker exploitation

.On 11 June 2006, the British tabloid The Mail on Sunday reported that iPods are mainly manufactured by workers who earn no more than US$50 per month and work 15-hour shifts.^ June 17, 2006 9:15 AM .
  • Geekfishing Blog: iPod Reset 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC geekfishing.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Wed Mar 15, 2006 9:11 am .
  • Microsoft Confirms it Originated iPod Box Parody Video || The iPod Observer - Now Playing 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodobserver.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ These ads give them something more than a police report.
  • Tracking Your Stolen iPod | BuzzDroid.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC buzzdroid.com [Source type: General]

[91] .Apple investigated the case with independent auditors and found that, while some of the plant's labour practices met Apple's Code of Conduct, others did not: Employees worked over 60 hours a week for 35% of the time, and worked more than six consecutive days for 25% of the time.^ I tried to do the apple way and it did not work.
  • Is your iPod Broken? iPod Reset Instructions — Werty 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.werty.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ I found it when trying to help some guy out the other day.
  • Is your iPod Broken? iPod Reset Instructions — Werty 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.werty.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ I tried it 15 times and this did NOT work.
  • How to reset or unfreeze an iPod Nano, iPod Touch, iPod Classic, or iPod Shuffle 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.online-tech-tips.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[92]
.Foxconn, Apple's manufacturer, initially denied the abuses,[93] but when an auditing team from Apple found that workers had been working longer hours than were allowed under Chinese law, they promised to prevent workers working more hours than the code allowed.^ I guess the people who make the boxes are being told what to put there by higher-up managers and they don't like it any more than we do!
  • Microsoft Confirms it Originated iPod Box Parody Video || The iPod Observer - Now Playing 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodobserver.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ I would call the apple store or something and talk to one of the people there and they should tell you whether or not it is under warrenty and if it is fixable.
  • Is your iPod Broken? iPod Reset Instructions — Werty 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.werty.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Maybe they will -- start working for Apple, as obviously they've been infected by the Mac virus -- they think different.
  • Microsoft Confirms it Originated iPod Box Parody Video || The iPod Observer - Now Playing 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodobserver.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

Apple hired a workplace standards auditing company, Verité, and joined the Electronic Industry Code of Conduct Implementation Group to oversee the measures. On 31 December 2006, workers at the Longhua, Shenzhen factory (owned by Foxconn) formed a union. The union is affiliated with the world's largest and most powerful federation of trade unions, the All-China Federation of Trade Unions.[94]

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.The iPod is a brand of portable media players designed and marketed by Apple Computer.^ Apple iPod touch 8GB Flash Portable Media Player .
  • Apple iPod Touch 8 GB (2nd Generation) at BizRate. Compare Prices and Read Consumer Reviews 20 September 2009 1:19 UTC mp3players.bizrate.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Portable media player .
  • iPod Reviews - Nano, Shuffle, Classic, Touch - Apple iPod Reviews 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodreviews.org.uk [Source type: General]

^ Apple iPod MP3 / MP4 Players .

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  • No wireless.^ This stands in marked contrast to all other "iPod" models, which are rarely upgraded by Apple and bear no real similarity to the iPhone/iTouch platform.
    • iPod Touch 2G (Review) 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.macintouch.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Check REAL-TIME pricing for Amazon.com Apple iPod shuffle 4 GB Silver 3rd Generation OLD MODEL Electronics MB867LL/A $ .
    • Talking iPod Shuffle Review | Hardware Secrets 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.hardwaresecrets.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ The new iPod nano is the worlds most popular media player that lets you enjoy movies, TV shows and more.
    • Ipods From RedSave 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.redsave.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    .Less space than a Nomad.^ Less space than a nomad .
    • iPod@Everything2.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.everything2.com [Source type: General]
    • iPod@Everything2.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC everything2.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Less space than a nomad.
    • iPod@Everything2.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.everything2.com [Source type: General]
    • iPod@Everything2.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC everything2.com [Source type: General]

    ^ A perfect gift for travelers because it is compact and takes up less space than the standard cables.
    • $12.99 iPod Headphones Earphones and Accessories at TechDevils.com - upgrade your iPod get your new black and white headphones earphones earbuds ear buds earphone headphone ipod touch ipod classic 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC ipod.techdevils.com [Source type: General]

    Lame. .
  • The most common format of music on an iPod is “stolen.”
  • Battery life is dependent on several factors, including frequency of searching/song selection, temperature and possibly the moon's gravitation pull.^ The Apple Coporation first released the iPod on October 23, 2001.

    ^ Search for Songs on the iPod .
    • iPod: The Missing Manual, Eighth Edition - O'Reilly Media 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC oreilly.com [Source type: General]
    • iPod: The Missing Manual, Eighth Edition - O'Reilly Media 28 January 2010 1:01 UTC oreilly.com [Source type: General]

    ^ How can I get the most out of the IPOD battery?
    • milliamp.com™ | Safely Replace Your Apple IPHONE or IPOD BATTERY 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodbatteryfaq.com [Source type: General]

    Times are estimations.
  • What is this? .It says "Ipp odd".
    • Said by a person who has been in a vegetative state for ten years on the TV series House
  • Without the iPod, the digital music age would have been defined by files and folders instead of songs and albums.^ Real (pure random) shuffle can be quite unfair: Often songs of the same folder (read: album or musical style) are played consecutively, while other folder aren't played at all for a long period.

    ^ When today's young iPod Touch users age by five years, they will already have iTunes accounts, saved personal contacts to their iPod Touch devices, purchased hundreds of apps and songs, and mastered the iPhone OS user interface."

    ^ When you reset iPod all your music and files are saved, but some customized settings may be lost.
    • How to reset iPod 20 September 2009 1:19 UTC support.apple.com [Source type: General]

    .Though the medium of music has changed, the iPod experience has kept the spirit of what it means to be a music lover alive.^ IPod Headphones make the music come alive .
    • Ipod Wireless Headphones | Ipod Noise Cancelling Headphones 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.noisefreeheadphones.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Though the quality of the speaker is not even up to the level of that of the original iPhone if not the iPhone 3G, you have to remember that this is the first ever iPod to include a speaker for music as well as video .
    • iPod Reviews - Nano, Shuffle, Classic, Touch - Apple iPod Reviews 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.ipodreviews.org.uk [Source type: General]

    ^ Make your music listening and movie watching experience more memorable with Power Support's Crystal Film for the iPod nano.
    • iPod Screen Protectors - iPod Cases - iPod Protector - iPod Protective Films - iPod Anti Glare Films - iPod Accessories - PowerSupportUSA 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.powersupportusa.com [Source type: General]

    .
    • John Mayer, on the iPod
    • Neumayr, Tom (2007).^ So its no surprise that he is pimping in his merch store John Mayer iPod Cases.

      ^ Continue Reading John Mayer Limited Edition iPod Cases For Those iPods Who Just Need to Say .

      ."100 Million iPods Sold" Apple.com (accessed April 9, 2007)
  • Less than half the size and weight of the Nomad Jukebox plus a firewire connection that can fill the player's 5GB hard drive in only 10 minutes.^ Connecting the iPod to an Apple iPod Power Adapter.

    ^ Order: 100 Pieces APPLE IPOD .
    • apple ipod, apple ipod Manufacturers & Suppliers 20 September 2009 1:19 UTC www.alibaba.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Less space than a nomad .
    • iPod@Everything2.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.everything2.com [Source type: General]
    • iPod@Everything2.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC everything2.com [Source type: General]

    .When so many Windows and Linux users desire a Mac-only device, you know they have done something right.^ You know they have sex.
    • iPod - Gizmodo 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC gizmodo.com [Source type: General]

    ^ IT Jobs Negotiation 101: To get to yes, start with no Project management: When and how to get users involved Unix How To: Sorting Log Data Linux, Windows, or Mac: You need to patch Adobe Flash Convincing the Boss to Accept FOSS Cartoon Caption Contest .
    • iPod | ITworld 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.itworld.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Please see our User Agreement for more details and click here to let us know of any inaccuracies you find.
    • Shopzilla - Ipod Mp3 & Media Players shopping - Computers & Software online 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.shopzilla.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

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iPod
The console image for iPod.
Manufacturer Apple
Active 2001—present
Total Games unknown (5 present)
← (none) iPhone →
Popular guides
  1. Pac-Man
  2. Ms. Pac-Man
For iPod touch games, see iPhone.
.The iPod is a successful line of portable MP3 players by Apple.^ Ipod nano MP3 & Media Players .
  • Ipod nano MP3 & Media Players at bizrate - Price Comparison and Consumer Reviews 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.bizrate.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ HP iPod 40GB MP3 Player .
  • iPod MP3 Players: Compare Prices, Reviews & Buy Online @ Yahoo! Shopping 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC shopping.yahoo.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Pod, Apple iPod, Apple iPod, MP3 Players at Electronic Gadgets & Gizmos .
  • iPod, Apple iPod, Apple iPod, MP3 Players at Electronic Gadgets & Gizmos 28 January 2010 1:01 UTC electronic-gizmo.com [Source type: General]

.The first-generation iPod, released on October 23, 2001, included a Breakout clone called Brick, and additional games were included in later revisions.^ Ipod Touch first generation...

^ First-generation iPod : The original first-generation iPods were released in November 2001.
  • eBay Guides - iPod Buying Guide 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC pages.ebay.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ The Apple Coporation first released the iPod on October 23, 2001.

.On September 12, 2006, Apple started selling games through the iTunes Store which were playable on the fifth-generation iPod.^ The fifth generation iPod was updated on September 12, 2006.
  • iPod Club 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC ipod-club.net [Source type: General]

^ Apple iPod Shuffle (second generation 2006, 1GB, silver) .
  • Apple iPod reviews, news and videos - CNET.com 20 September 2009 1:19 UTC google1-cnet.com.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
  • Apple iPod reviews, news and videos - CNET.com 20 September 2009 1:19 UTC techrepublictk-cnet.com.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ The "Lost" game is only available on the fifth generation iPod .
  • Ipod | TMZ.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.tmz.com [Source type: General]

.Apple's latest MP3 player, the iPod touch, runs the same operating system as the iPhone and runs the same games.^ Ipod nano MP3 & Media Players .
  • Ipod nano MP3 & Media Players at bizrate - Price Comparison and Consumer Reviews 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.bizrate.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Free iPod Touch Games Chart .
  • iPod Touch Games : The iPod Touch Gamers Network 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC ipodtouchgamers.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ The new iPod Touch is modeled after Apple's new cell phone, the iPhone.
  • Apple announces iPod overhaul; cuts iPhone price - Sep. 5, 2007 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC money.cnn.com [Source type: News]

.Games for previous iPods do not work on the iPod touch.^ Free iPod Touch Games Chart .
  • iPod Touch Games : The iPod Touch Gamers Network 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC ipodtouchgamers.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Battleship iPod Touch Game .
  • Free iPod Touch Games | Free iPod Touch Apps | Free iPod Touch Games | AppleRepo.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.applerepo.com [Source type: General]

^ Will this work with the new ipod touch?

Notice

.These games are compatible with iPod nano (3rd and 4th generation), iPod classic and iPod(5th generation) only.^ The "Lost" game is only available on the fifth generation iPod .
  • Ipod | TMZ.com 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.tmz.com [Source type: General]

^ Apple iPod nano 3rd Generation Black (8 GB...
  • eBay: Apple iPod touch 2nd Generation 8 GB MP3 Player, Apple iPod touch 2nd Generation Silver 16 GB MP3 Player, and more 20 September 2009 1:19 UTC product-index.ebay.com [Source type: General]

^ Generation iPod nano cases and skins .
  • iPod Accessories and iPhone Accessories - the iStore The iStore iPod Accessories and iPhone Accessories 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.theistore.com [Source type: General]

.They cannot be played on your computer, nor are they compatible with other iPod models including iPone and the iPod touch.^ Gen iPod touch Compatible .
  • Newegg.com - iHome - Speakers + iPod Dock (iH70SRC) 28 January 2010 1:01 UTC www.newegg.com [Source type: General]
  • Newegg.com - BELKIN Charging Kit for iPod Model F8Z152 28 January 2010 1:01 UTC www.newegg.com [Source type: General]
  • NeweggBusiness - GRIFFIN PowerDock 2 PowerDock 2 For iPod Model 9806-MLTDCK2 28 January 2010 1:01 UTC www.biz.newegg.com [Source type: General]
  • NeweggBusiness - GRIFFIN PowerDock Multiple charging base for iPod & iPhone Model 9805-MLTDCK4 28 January 2010 1:01 UTC www.biz.newegg.com [Source type: General]

^ Can I play on my iPhone or iPod touch?
  • iPhone, iPod touch, and iPod Games | EA Mobile 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.eamobile.com [Source type: General]

^ Play Ms. PacMan on your iPod .
  • iPod : TurboGadgets Gadget Reviews and Gadget News 17 January 2010 2:17 UTC www.turbogadgets.com [Source type: General]

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