Tag Archives: iPod

New job listings prove the iPod isn’t dead yet

With the quarterly earnings report earlier this week, iPods were once again weak sellers among Apple’s otherwise very impressive portfolio of products. With the growing smartphone market taking sales away from individual music players, iPod sales have suffered recently, and the trend shows no signs of slowing soon. Because of this, many have speculated…

Apple posts order deadlines for holiday shoppers

If you are interested in ordering a Mac, iPad, iPhone, or iPod for someone (or for yourself) for Christmas, Apple has got you covered on when you need to decide by. Posted by Apple on its store are listings of the latest possible time you can order a device and have it shipped and at your door by December 24th. The latest possible date to order something…

MacMall begins Black Friday 2013 sales, save on iPads, iPods, and Macs

Looking to get in some early Black Friday shopping? Well, MacMall has got you covered on a range of different devices spanning from iPod touch to MacBook Pro with Retina display. The online store has sales up to $70 for the iPad Air and over $100 on some Macs. Don’t see a deal for a current generation device that you can afford? Don’t worry, sales include…

Apple to pay $3.3 million for Click Wheel patent infringement

While Apple’s famous Click Wheel may have passed its prime, the company is just now being forced to pay for a patent infringement lawsuit in Japan. The Click Wheel, which revolutionized screen navigation on iPods (back before touchscreens were common in mobile technology), was apparently already patented in Japan by Japanese inventor Norihiko Saito, who…

Apple has donated over $65 million to (PRODUCT)RED

Since its founding in 2006, (PRODUCT)RED has been an incredbily successful charitable program that is dedicated to fighting AIDS. The program, started by Bono of U2, has expanded over the years and incudes products in many different areas of consumer goods. One of the most prominent examples is the presence of (PRODUCT)RED in Apple Stores. The Cupertino…

iPod Classic to be discontinued this year? [Rumor]

Rumors today are suggesting that the iPod Classic will be discontinued in 2013. The iPod Classic in its current form has been around since 2009, but it remains essentially the same iPod that was released back in 2001, give or take a few improvements. According to Wired, several commentators are in agreement that the iPod Classic will be discontinued this…

Jailbreak News: Samsung S4 features on your iPhone [VID]

Today Matt talks about some popular features on the S4 making their way to iOS. Features like smart pause and picture-in-picture. Matt also talks about another tweak called slide2dismiss which allows users to quickly remove iOS banner notifications with a swipe. Finally he wraps up the video mentioning a new minimalistic theme called Aplo. Tweaks…