Posts Tagged ‘iPod’

iTunes 9 and iPhone 3.1

Thursday, September 10th, 2009

This week Mr. Jobs made his return to the stage as Apple announced iPhone OS 3.1, iTunes 9 and a slew of iPod updates. Good to see he’s feeling better.

Lets start with the iPod changes, which I think are imporatant ones. Well, at least some of them are. The exception is the announcement of third party headphones for the iPod Shuffle. I mean, think about the size of the iPod shuffle. It’s about as big as a piece of Trident gum. Now, think about the size of the Apple headphone’s inline iPod controls. Now glue them together and what do you get? A (still) really small iPod that can be used with any headphones because… and this is the critical part…