Category Archives: iPod

Free Audio Books

LibriVox LibriVox provides free audiobooks from the public domain. There are several options for listening. The first step is to get the mp3 or ogg files into your … librivox.org/ – 19k AudioBooksForFree.com Text only page optimized for browsing audiobooks using text browsers or screen readers. ….. Top of Page, Help Us For Free, Copyright…

Portable Devices, Ebooks, and Network Computing

These are interesting times. The iphone and ipod touch are generating excitement about new models of phones and just about PDAs that oh yeah play music. Kindle is generating new discussion about ebooks and online services. Asus eee PC and Everex gPC are getting Linux enthusiasts excited of potential widespread adoption of inexpensive ultra portables…

iPod Battery Life

I haven’t heard about there being any problems of short battery life with iPods. It hasn’t been a problem for me or anyone I know. I checked what the stated play time is between recharges (see below) but if it can play all day and can be recharged at night that should be good enough….

Freaky IPOD Shuffle Economics

I purchased an iPod shuffle for my kids in April 2005 and it worked for awhile for them but it stopped working (won’t charge) before I could even use it. Unfortunately the warranty has expired but I thought I might be able to return it for repair and get some credit for my purchase. I…