It's the end of an era. Apple appears to have quietly discontinued its iPod Nano and iPod Shuffle. Earlier Thursday, the webpages for both devices were redirecting to a page for the iPod Touch. They now point to Apple Music. Both the Nano and the Shuffle were variations on Apple's famed MP3 player, the iPod. The Nano was like a shrunken iPhone with a touchscreen and a little home button. And the Shuffle was a miniature, square-shaped clip-on designed for playing tunes on the go. Neither device had been updated for years. These two iterations of the iPod are the latest casualties from Apple's line of MP3 players that didn't have Internet capability. The company discontinued the iPod Classic in 2014. Apple is still selling two versions of the iPod Touch -- one with 32GB of storage, the other with 128GB. Earlier versions of the device, with 16GB and 64GB of storage, are no longer available. Apple didn't respond to a request for comment. First published July 27, 10:37 a.m. PT.Update, … [Read more...] about Apple says so long to the iPod Nano and iPod Shuffle
Since you are reading this article either you really want a new iPod for Christmas or you want to buy a new iPod as a gift for that special someone. Either way you are not alone as the new iPods are as popular is the new Microsoft Xbox 360. So, what does all this mean during this busy Christmas Buying Season? It means many versions maybe out of stock and you maybe limited to which iPod units are still available.The iPod Shuffle, which comes with a 1Gigabyte hard drive is sold out at the Apple online e-commerce website. There is a message, which says they will be available in the middle of January, which obviously is problematic for the Christmas Gift that everyone wants. Apple is also coming out with the Intel iBook and another smaller version of the iPod Shuffle. For now if you want an iPod Shuffle you may find a few left at Target or Best Buy, but if you do not move fast you will be SOL. You may want to choose a 512 Megabyte version of the iPod, which seem to be plentiful enough. The … [Read more...] about Read This Article if You Want an iPod Shuffle for Christmas
The iPod Shuffle is the one to get, but they are sold out for now, but do not despair more are on their way and should arrive in by January 15-20 they say. The iPod Shuffle, which holds 240 songs, is compact, easy to use and extremely popular with all ages. The Christmas Rush had the Official Apple Website completely sold out on the third day and even Best Buy knew they would not last. Target sold out as well, as a matter of fact if you can find any left you are doing well and a lucky duck.The iPod Shuffle is preferable to most folks because it has a one-gig hard drive, but Apple says it is also coming out with a smaller version of the iPod Shuffle soon too. Your other choices are to buy the iPod 512 Megabyte model which is a little less expensive and still holds over 120 songs which should be plenty for most people.Best Buy and other large electronic box stores indicated that since the iPod Shuffle sold out and they will be replenishing supplies in mid January they noticed a 10% rise … [Read more...] about The Sold Out iPod Shuffle; Product Review
It is the time to mix things up! The unpredictable new iPod is here. Maybe it can read your mind? What will it play next? Can it read your moods? Load it up - put it on. See where it will take you.You will be able to choose from pocket size 512MB or 1G models that start at $99. - Surprise yourself!Random is the order of this iPod--The iPod Shuffle Songs setting takes you on a unique journey through your music collection. You'll never know what is around the next tune. Welcome to a life less orderly--iPod shuffle shuns routine by serving up your favorite songs in a new order every time you listen.You can just plug iPod shuffle into your computer's USB port and let iTunes auto fill it with up to 240 songs and get a different experience with each connection.The trail you run daily looks and sounds different with an iPod shuffle. That daily traffic jam even seems enjoyable when you are listening and not knowing what song will come on next.Love it - Lose control … [Read more...] about The iPod Shuffle!
You certainly adore your older iPod Shuffle than the iPod Nano new model that your best friend has gifted you for your birthday this year. After all, the iPod Shuffle has been your constant companion for years already and you have found it quite easy to use. You feel like you would have to start over again with the iPod Nano.The only thing that is bothering you about the iPod Shuffle though is that you would have sometimes leave it behind in the safety of your car or in your home or locked up in your office drawer. You do this because you would have to do something pretty active and you think that the iPod Shuffle accessories and features would not quite take in the excess activity and would only lead to damages and eventually breaking of the gadget.But it looks like there is already an answer to your dilemma and it comes in the form of the new Action Jacket that has been created by Digital Lifestyle Outfitters, or the DLO. This group is much known as one of the leaders when it comes … [Read more...] about iPod Shuffle Gets New Jacket Made For Those With Active Lifestyles
Introducing the mini iPod Mini: the iPod Shuffle The iPod shuffle is basically a smaller version of Apple's extremely popular iPod and iPod Mini. The shuffle is much smaller than the iPod (about the same size and weight as a pack of gum), but holds fewer songs as a result. You can now purchase either a 512MB iPod shuffle, or one with a full 1GB. Keep in mind that the regular iPod can now hold up to 40GB, so it has quite a bit more storage. The shuffle though is designed to be a super-mobile, light-weight device that you can wear around your neck and take just about anywhere. You are limited to about 10 CDs worth of songs that play in a random order on default. Below you will find some more information about the device, including a manufacturers description and review.Information Direct From Apple Time to mix things up. Meet iPod shuffle, the unpredictable new iPod. What will it play next? Can it read your mind? Can it read your moods? Load it up. Put it on. See where it takes … [Read more...] about Review of the Apple iPod Shuffle