If You Love Your iPod So Much… Then Why Don’t You Marry the Damn Thing? A Presentation By: Dustin Friedman
About the Magnificent Pod ofi • iPod- Brand of portable digital media player designed and marketed by Apple Computer.* • Unveiled on October 23, 2001 • Originally came with 5 gigabytes of memory (about 1,000 songs) • Prices range from $69-$399 • Memory ranges from 512MB up to 60GB • http://www.apple.com/ipod/ *as defined by www.wikipedia.org
ExhibitA: Signature white earphones plugged into an iPod shuffle
What In God’s Name is iTunes? • Digital media application developed by Apple • Legal way to download music or video • Easy method of transferring files to iPod
“Can My iPod Make Me Deaf?” • YES. • iPods create noise, sometimes LOUD noise. • Loud noise can sometimes play a major role in suddenly becoming deaf. • Or gradually becoming deaf.
“Does My iPod Isolate Me From The Rest of Society?” • Yes • But so do books and newspapers • The only thing that can help you avoid becoming a social recluse is your will power. • Friends don’t hurt either
What We Can Conclude About iPod • Tiny. Portable. Powerful • Easy to use and maintain • Some models are expensive • Can cause deafness and seclusion in extreme cases
Citations • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ipod#History • http://www.apple.com/ipod/ • http://electronics.howstuffworks.com/ipod.htm/printable