Hacking The iPod

from the is-that-a-music-player-or-a-PDA? dept

Wired has an article about some of the more popular iPod hacks as everyone (including Apple) is doing their damnest to turn the thing into a PDA. They say that Apple is watching all of the hacks, and are basing what they do with the iPod on what others are doing - hence the contacts-for-iPod program they released recently. Before the iPod was launched there were all these rumors that Apple would finally be getting back into the PDA business - and maybe they did without anyone realizing it.

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    mhh5, Apr 9th, 2002 @ 12:24am

    ah, but....

    Will the ipod last as long as the Newton? With enough hacks, you can put 10GB of music on an MessagePad. Granted, the sound is mono...

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    jaosn, Oct 4th, 2006 @ 10:37am

    ipod hacks

    ipods are fucking sweet. u can basically do anything u like with them if u are smart enough;)

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