Tag Archives: iPod Touch

5th gen iPod touch shipments en route to buyers

If you pre-ordered an iPod touch after the media event last month, you’ll be pleased to know that Apple has started sending out the shipments. Many early buyers have been receiving emails from Apple with shipment and tracking details. The new iPod touch features the same 1136 x 640 resolution, 4″ Retina  display found on the iPhone 5, packs a better…

iPod touch 5th gen user guide published, benchmarks match iPhone 4S

Apple has just published a full user guide for the 5th gen iPod touch. The digital book can be found by browsing iBooks (you need iBooks 1.3.1 or later), or by hitting this link. The publication is very in depth and covers everything from the basic physical controls to software, settings and the like. As far as we know, the new iPod touch isn’t yet…

‘Crazy Taxi’ coming soon to iOS

Recently, we’ve been seeing many digital re-releases of classic video games come to our iDevices. The latest is ‘Crazy Taxi’, the brilliantly fun arcade game from Sega (it’s been a while since you heard about Sega, hasn’t it?). Obviously, the game was originally made to use physical controls, so I really hope Sega doesn’t botch the touch controls, like…

New iPods in short supply due to component shortages

Apple’s new crop of iPod models are supposed to ship some time in October, however a new reports suggests that they may be in fairly short supply upon launch. The iPod Touch and iPod Nano both received significant revamps, requiring totally new components and building materials. From a consumer’s point of view, this is great. But from the companies…

TiP Daily: October 4, 2012 [VID]

TiP Daily October 4, 2012: A batch of concept images hit the web showing what Apple’s iPad mini could look like, Apple updates the Australian online store with shipping times for the new iPod Touch and Nano, and more! – New iPod shipping times: http://tinyurl.com/8np9bcd – iPad mini concept images: http://tinyurl.com/9uktl6z – Leaked iPad mini…

New iPods to ship in 2-3 weeks

Apple’s refreshing new iPod nano and iPod touch models are set to ship in 2 and 3 weeks respectively, according to its Australian online store. The American store simply says “October”, so it’s nice to get some confirmation that there isn’t some huge delay they don’t want to tell us about. I was in the Apple store today and I overheard a customer…

TiP Daily: October 2, 2012

TiP Daily October 2, 2012: A few pictures of supposed genuine iPad mini components hit the web today and they look pretty convincing, iOS 6 is boasting a very impressive adoption rate, and more! – iOS 6 adoption rate: http://tinyurl.com/9hufm44 – Leaked iPad mini parts: http://tinyurl.com/8p4t8rw – iPad mini mockup…

iOS 6 is on 60% of iPhones

What is Jelly Bean at again? I think the most recent report is 1.7%? Well, iOS 6 is now reported to be running on 60% of iPhones. Even with “Mapsgate” and other problems people have been complaining about, the market made up of Apple’s mobile devices have been steadily updating its devices to the newest revision of “the world’s most advanced mobile…

iOS 6 should be available by 1PM Eastern

As we all know well, in terms of release and announcement dates, Apple is very easy to predict. So it comes as no surprise that Apple is expected to release its brand new mobile software, iOS 6, at 1PM EST (6PM GMT), exactly the same time as last year. The real question, however, is whether we’ll have to dig out an Apple USB cable to perform the update,…