Jun 25, 2008

Apple TV Hacked

Posted by in Apple, Apple TV, Video and TV
Apple TV

You bought a nice new Apple TV and when you switch it on you find out it does exactly what it says on the box, but somehow that is not enough… Never fear the industrious hacking community are there to save the day, there are many improvements to be made although many of the hacks […]

Sep 17, 2007

Proof the iPod Touch is a phoneless iPhone

Posted by in Apple, Audio, Manufacturer, MP3 Players
Apple iPodn Touch showing iPhone error message

Proof, if proof were needed that the iPod touch is simply an iPhone without the phone comes in the form of this interesting screenshot, which shows the iPhone’s error message when the wrong password is entered to open it. Problem is, the screenshot shows the iPhone’s error message on an iPod Touch! Apparently the Touch […]

Sep 7, 2007

New Apple Nano eats pies, plays video

Posted by in Apple, Audio, Manufacturer, MP3 Players, Portable Gadgets, Video and TV
Apple iPod Nano

As well as the iPod Touch and iPod Classic, Apple have also released a new iPod Nano. The new, improved Nano can play videos, unlike its older brother, but this comes at a cost, as it’s now considerably fatter than its older sibling. Still just as thin, though, and so just about gets away with […]

Sep 7, 2007

Apple iPod Classic pushes the MP3 limit

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Apple iPod Classic

As well as the Apple iPod Touch, Apple also announced an updated version of its iPod Classic. The new iPods get bigger hard drives, with a choice of 80GB or 160GB models, which apparently is good for 40,000 tunes. 40,000 tunes?! Have we reached the limit of what’s sensible in terms of MP3 player storage […]

Sep 6, 2007

New iPod Touch an iPhone without the phone

Posted by in Apple, Audio, MP3 Players, Technology, Wi-Fi
Apple iPod Touch MP3 player

Apple have announced a raft of new iPods, with the most drool-worthy version being this, the iPod Touch. The interesting thing about the new Touch is that it’s really just an iPhone without the phone. It’s got the same interface, the same Safari browser, CoverFlow, and even Wi-Fi connectivity – they both even share the […]

Mar 21, 2007

Hitachi Wooo HD-TV sports removable hard drive

Posted by in Apple TV, HDTV, Hitachi, LinkSys, Manufacturer
Hitachi Wooo HD-TV

This is the Hitachi Wooo (yup, right number of ‘o’s!), a gigantic 50 inch plasma HD-TV that comes with one or two tricks up its sleeve. Obviously it comes with the usual you’d expect from a top-end HD-TV – 3 HDMI ports, 10,000:1 contrast ratio and various audio out jacks. But its real star turn […]

Jan 21, 2007

Apple announce Apple TV

Posted by in Apple TV

Not content with making everyone at CES 2007 feel they went to the wrong conference with the launch of the iPhone at MacWorld, Steve Jobs rubbed a little more salt into the wound with the new Apple TV. The Apple TV is a small set top box that will stream video, pics and tunes from […]