Tag Archives: iPod

Throwback Tech: iPod Classic 5th generation

Over the years, I’ve collected a lot of different tech gadgets and accessories and I’m sure many of you have as well. If you’re like me, you find it hard to part with some of these old gadgets. I’ve never been able to pinpoint why I’m such a hoarder when it comes to gadgets, but it may be due in part to the fact that I’m a self-confessed tech…

16GB iPod touch gets new colors, iSight camera and price drop

Remember the iPod? It still exists, and Apple would still very much like you to continue buying them. Today, the company quietly updated its iPod touch lineup to offer more features on the 16GB and bring the price point down to a more affordable level. Previously, the 16GB iPod touch was only available in a black/silver coloring. Now you get the…

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…