Tag Archives: iPod Touch

4th gen iPod touch discontinued, replaced with budget $229 5th gen model

Just in case there was any doubt that Apple is no longer putting the bulk of its time and energy in to creating brand new iPods, and investing in the MP3 player lineup, the 4th generation iPod touch is no more. Apple quietly discontinued the popular 3.5″ model and replaced it with what is essentially a 5th gen model without the rear facing iSight…

Liquid damage sensor lawsuit to cost Apple $53 million

  If you’ve been the victim of a faulty liquid damage sensor in your iPhone or iPod recently, you could have some money coming your way courtesy of Apple. The company has recently reached a settlement in a class action lawsuit in which the members of the lawsuit claimed that the liquid sensors in Apple devices are faulty and could cause some…

Refurb 5th gen iPod touch now available on Apple’s online store

Apple is typically quite stubborn with its product pricing. The only way to get discounts on products is normally either waiting for Black Friday to come around in November, or buying refurbished products. The latter is never a dead cert either as often products just don’t appear on there, or don’t hang around for long. Currently – and for the first time -…

ThinkGeek reduces iCade Jr. Arcade Controller to $9.99

ThinkGeek has just lowered the price of its nerd-tacular iCade Jr. Arcade Controller from $49.99 to just $9.99. The Bluetooth iDevice controller works with iPhone 4/4S and iPod touch 4th gen devices, but should work with iPhone 5 if – and I quote – “you leave the top lid hinged back”. If you fancy being the hippest geek on the block, you can pick up your…

Instagram reverts to original Terms Of Service after negative backlash

Dear Instagramers, your photos are safe! If any of you have been following the impending war between Instagram and well, everyone that uses Instagram, then you know that Instagram was planning on changing its Terms of Service to monetize off its users photos. Apparently a lot of people didn’t like that. After massive backlash against Instagram from users…

TiP Daily: October 16, 2012

TiP Daily October 16, 2012: Apple has finally sent out invitations for an October 23rd media event where it’s rumored the company will announce the iPad mini, an analyst claims T-Mobile will be selling an iPhone by 2013, and more! – iPad mini event invites: http://tinyurl.com/9kejquv – iPod touch lacks light sensor: http://tinyurl.com/8qnrt4w -…