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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…

iPod touch could see refresh this year, flex cable leak suggests

The iPod touch is one of those devices that just doesn’t see as many rumors as devices like the iPhone and iPad. Why? I’m not entirely sure, just seems to be the case every year. There is “iPad this” and “iPhone that” but very few iPod touch rumors. Nonetheless, here is an iPod touch rumor. A flex cable leaked by Letem Svetem Applem claims to be from the…

New iPod touch makes video appearance [Video]

In case you missed it (like I did until late last night), Apple released a new iPod touch to take over the now discontinued iPod touch 4th generation. This new iPod touch, costing $229, doesn’t have a camera on the back of it, however it does include the front facing camera for things such as FaceTime and other front facing services. The cheaper iPod touch…

MWC 2013: olloclip announces adapter for iPod touch 5th generation

  So you’ve seen the olloclip for iPhone 5, however, you can’t get the iPhone 5, and settle on the next best thing (that isn’t a smartphone), the iPod touch 5th generation. But you really want to be able to take pictures using the olloclip alongside the iPod touch’s new and improved 5MP camera, but it isn’t available for your device. No more!…

CES 2013: First capacitive touch case for iPhone announced by Canopy

Touch screens are pretty much the standard across smartphones, and they the most striking difference to mobile phone technology over the past decade. You’d think, then, that the touch screen is perfect, and used to its full potential already. But you’d be wrong. According to Canopy, the touchscreen’s fatal flaw is its user, as every time it is touched, a…

Rumor: Next iPhone could see new “Touch on Display” Technology

The rumors for the next iPhone started not long after the iPhone 5 (picture above) was announced and released. Here we are, only 3 full months after the iPhone 5 release, and we are talking the next iPhone. We’ve heard of different colors and screen sizes, so what about some new technology, too? A new rumor coming from The China Times says Apple is…

Would you sacrifice battery life for better performance? [Editorial]

As we push further and further into the future of technological innovation, our devices get better, faster, slimmer, more efficient and more powerful. When it comes to tech innovation – particularly in mobile device – there is one inescapable correlation that is almost impossible to avoid. It’s the fact that as we make our devices more powerful and more…