iPod Touch 6th Generation Release MIA as iPods Languish

Does Apple still care about the iPod touch?

Even without an iPod touch 6th generation release date last quarter Apple sold 6% more iPods than in the previous period, but there is still a major decline in iPod revenue and unit sales that suggest Apple needs to deliver a new iPod touch 6th generation or decide what to do with the aging iPod […]

16GB iPod Touch Updated with Camera, More Colors and Lower Price

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It’s not uncommon for Apple to release new products without warning, and today is certainly no exception. The company has updated its 16GB entry-level iPod Touch, which now comes with a camera, more color options and a lower price. The latest 5th-generation iPod Touch now starts at just $199, which is down from $229 previously. […]

iPod Touch 6th Generation Release: Bad News in iWatch Report

Bad news for shoppers waiting for an iPod touch 6th generation release in 2014.

The iPod touch 6th generation release may not be something Apple fans can count on in 2014 according to a new analyst report suggesting Apple plans the iWatch to replace the iPod as a core product. There is only a small mention of the iPod line in this new note to investors, but this is […]

From iPods to an Xbox: 5 Devices to Buy Used This Summer

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Every year millions of users buy a smartphone like the iPhone, or a tablet like the Nexus 7, completely new and packaged from a store shelf. It’s not hard to see why: each summer companies like Apple, Google and Microsoft all race each other to release new devices that are faster and more useful than […]

iPhone Sales Reach Record Numbers While iPad & iPod Sales Slump

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Apple announced its second quarter earnings for 2014 and the numbers don’t disappoint. The Cupertino-based company sold a whopping 43.7 million iPhones and 16.3 million iPads during the three month period from January to March, making it the best March quarter for iPhone sales thus far. Apple also raked in $45.6 billion in revenue, with $10.2 billion […]

iPod Touch 6th Generation Release Date Could Skip 2014

The iPod touch 6th generation release is not coming in 2014 according to an analyst report.

The iPod touch 6th generation release date is not coming in 2014 according to a new analyst report. The report suggests Apple will skip a new iPod touch in 2014 to deliver the iWatch to consumers in the fourth quarter, which starts in October. Shoppers are eager for the iPod touch 6th generation release to […]

When Will Apple Finally Phase Out its 30-Pin Connector?

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Apple’s Lightning connector is now the company’s main connector for its iOS devices, but it has taken a little while to get to the point where most owners are upgraded to the new plug. However, Apple currently still actively sells three products that use its older 30-pin connector: the iPad 2, iPhone 4s and the […]

Apple Is Finally Acknowledging Its Declining iPod Sales

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We all know that the iPod is slowly making its way out the door, but for years Apple was trying to ignore that fact and attempt to keep the business alive, even if they knew that there was really nothing they could do. iPod sales have kept declining year-over-year with no good ending in sight. […]

iPod touch 6th Generation Release Not Coming in Early 2014

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The iPod touch 6th generation release is not likely in the next three months as Apple advised investors that the company expects iPod sales to decline year-over-year in the March quarter. During the Apple Q1 2014 Earnings call Apple pointed out the lower iPod sales through the holiday quarter and in an answer to Katy […]

iPod Black Friday 2013 Deals

There are some iPod nano Black Friday deals, but not as many as last year.

If you are looking for iPod touch Black Friday 2013 deals there are plenty to be found, but unfortunately most of them will require you to give up part of your Thanksgiving and deal with in store crowds and no promise that one will be in stock when you get to the front of the […]

How to Turn an Old iPhone Into an iPod Touch

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If you upgraded to the new iPhone 5s or iPhone 5c, you might be wondering what you should do with your old iPhone. Your primary instinct might just be to sell it, but you’d be surprised what kind of use you can get out of an old iPhone, even if it doesn’t have a data […]

No New iPods for 2013 May Push Shoppers to iPhone 5s, iPad Mini 2

There is no new iPod touch for 2013, which makes the iPad mini 2 and iPhone 5s a potential target for some shoppers.

Apple skipped out on new iPods for 2013, which means shoppers may see a few more deals this holiday season and those who want the latest technology for gaming may need to buy an iPad or an iPhone. New iPods were the go to announcement for Apple every fall, but this year Apple announced the […]

Apple’s New “Space Gray” Color Shown Off in Video

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The new “space gray” color that Apple added to its iPod lineup to match the new iPhone 5s color has been spotted in the wild. One lucky gentleman was able to get a hold of the space gray iPod Nano and shoot a quick video showing off the new color in real life, since we’ve […]

iPod Isn’t Dead Yet: New “Space Gray” Color Launched

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Apple didn’t announce any new iPods today, but that doesn’t mean they’re killing them off. The Cupertino-based company quietly added a new color choice today for the iPod Touch, iPod Nano and iPod Shuffle. Those interested in getting a new iPod will now have the option of selecting “Space Gray” as a color, which is […]

Prompted by User Death, Apple Launches USB Charger Buy Back Program

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Less than a month after a Chinese iPhone user died by electrocution while charging and talking on her iPhone 5, Apple has launched a new trade-in program for USB chargers. Starting August 16th Apple will begin buying back counterfeit and third-party power USB power adapters for iPhones. Power adapters dropped off at any Apple retail store […]

Take a Walk Through a Decade of iTunes

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This month the iTunes Music Store turns ten, and to celebrate Apple put together a mini-site in iTunes showing how the store helped change the music industry. The Decade of iTunes site breaks down every year of the iTunes Music Store in detail. The timeline starts off on April 28, 2003 when the store first […]

Staples Now Sells Apple Accessories Online

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Staples now offers Apple accessories including iPad Smart Covers, EarPods and Apple TV through its online store. The accessories come to Staples just a week after store executives admitted the company would sell Apple products, according to 9To5Mac. For now the accessories are only available online, but they may come to Staples stores sometime in […]

FreedomPop Turns iPod Touch Into Cheap iPhone Alternative

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While always having the latest and greatest smartphone is convenient, the associated cost is not one that many consumers are willing to pay. This being said there are many users who have an iPod touch or other iOS device that they would be willing to use at a lower plan cost if there was a […]

Apple SmartWatch Rumored for 2013 Launch

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Rumors out of China point to an Apple Smartwatch that connects to the iPhone with Bluetooth and displays information on a 1.5-inch display launching in the first half of 2013. Tech.163, a Chinese news site, reports on supply chain rumors which claim Apple and Intel are working on a smartwatch that would connect to iOS […]