iPod Nano discontinued in India

After Apple reduced the price of iPod Nano to $129 in the US a few days ago, we all were expecting the iPod Nano to become cheaper in India but unfortunately Apple has stopped selling iPod Nano in India. The reasons for the same only Apple knows.

This means that the built in accelerometer iPod Nano will not come to India.

Bad news for iPod fans in India.

Apple Announces New iPod Touch, available from October 12

Apart from the Nano, Apple has updated the Touch as well, giving users a host of new products today.

Prices

  • 8GB – $199
  • 32GB – $299
  • 64GB – $399

Please note there is no 16GB update

The new iPod Touch will be available from October 12.

iPhone Nano

Apple Apple Apple!!!Apple’s news and rumors never just seem to end.The iPad 2 rumors were not even over and the iPad 3 rumors already started.Now the new trend in Apple rumors is the iPhone Nano.

Earlier people said that the iPhone Nano rumors are fake and Apple will never make such an iPhone ever but the recent comments from Tim Cook(in an interview with Bernstein analyst Toni Sacconaghi) said that Apple products and not for rich people only which means that they will cater to the mass market as well.These comments may well be referring to the iPhone which has the highest starting price($599 whereas the iPod is $229 and iPad is $499).

Now coming to the point what we think will form iPhone Nano.

1.The iPhone Nano i believe will not be nano in shape or size. It would have a similar interface i.e. 3.5 inches because if Apple are to launch a new size of iPhone all the apps will have to made again if they have to work perfectly. Firstain believes that the new iPhone Nano(if launched) would have a usual iPhone 3.5 inch screen.

2.Apple might also use the same statergy as Android i.e. creating cheaper devices with lower tech specs. i.e the iPhone Nano would be similar to the iPhone 3G or maybeb 2G i.e. it would have a lower camera,cheaper screen,a little cheaper material for body,lower processor.

3.It would use a lower version of iOS i.e Apple might create a new version of iOS which would be compatible with the new low specs iPhone Nano or maybe use iOS 3

4. It would cost a little more than the iTouch i.e. it would cost around $350. It would replace the iTouch upto a great extent.

The reason why people will buy the iPhone Nano though it will be have lowers specs is because the UI and simplicity that the iPhone provides is rare to find in any other mobile device.

4. It will be something similar to the Chrome OS notebook when you talk about cloud technology. It will have a small memory and the apps would create a cache files by which it can run even when you are not connected to the internet.The other media(movies,songs,pictures) would all be in the traditional cloud based system. Mobile Me subscriptions would increase immensely.

When you compare the iPhone (first version 2G) with the latest devices from Nokia and below 15k android devices you would yet find the iPhone better. This is why the iPhone Nano will yet be the winner.

iPod Nano hacked; to get games, videos, calendars, more apps (video)

This is incredible! Apple’s 6th generation iPod Nano has now been ‘hacked’ by a developer named James Whelton, who was able to break through the Nano’s “cache comparison” system to further enhance the gadget’s usability.

James has proved his hack (see video below) by completely removing the apps off the device! But it doesn’t end here. The iPod Nano could soon be able to support games, videos, calendars among other apps. The difficulty here, of course, is the tiny screen of the Nano!

James claimed that he found files pertaining to games, apps, videos, and calendars within the Nano’s file system, leading to the conclusion that the Nano’s OS is definitely a hybrid between the old iPod Nano OS and the iOS.

James said that more information on the “jailbreak” will be out soon, so stay tuned. (Make sure you subscribe to our feeds to make sure you don’t miss out on any latest news: RSS Feed, E-mail)

Talking about the Nano, go gift yourself an iWatch this new year!

5th Gen iPod Nano gains a camera, gets stuck to your head

As soon as Steve Jobs unveiled the new iPod Nano on September 1st, we all knew that the much awaited iWatch dream will turn to reality now. But did you ever imagine you will be wearing your new, shiny iPod nano on your head, sticking its camera out in the front? Well, Rampant Gear has done exactly that, converting your favorite music device into a full fledged head-cam. The company has come out with its new Rampant View contraption that converts your iPod Nano into a stylish head-cam for a penny less than $35, enabling you to do nasty things with it.

The below videos prove a part of the above…

iPod Nano iWatch arrives: Buy now!

We all saw it coming. Heck, even Steve Jobs himself saw it coming the moment he was announcing the new iPod Nano on September 1st. And today it has finally arrived, all set to honor your wrist.

The new multi-touch iPod Nano has been put into a 22mm Maratac Nylon band (which slips through the Nano’s clip), transforming it into an iWatch which delivers full value for money. It is available in various colors to suit your needs.

Best buy: $17

Availability: You can buy one from CountyComm

2.8 Inches touch iPod Nano may be out on September 1

As the speculation suggests there might a exorbitant metamorphosis in the Apple iPod range on September 1 when the Apple Media Conference will transpire .Different elucidate has been done by different people on what will actually exculpate but the eleventh-hour news that we get is that there is going to be a 2.8 inches Touch iPod Nano. This move by Apple will transmute the iPod Nano completely and there will be a preeminent permutation in the iPod Nano series. It would be  a paramount turbulence in the whole iPod generation. For the first time a iPod would have radio with live pause,video recording and touch too all in one single Apple vicissitude device.Though it would be difficult to use touch on 2.8 inches screen but if some one in the world who can do it is Apple.

Can not wait anymore to see what is the next contemporary from Apple.

Apple iPod nano with touch

Apple iPod over the years

iPod shuffle (3rd generation Late 2009)

iPod shuffle, polished stainless steel

iPod classic 160 GB (Late 2009)

iPod touch (3rd generation)

iPod nano (5th generation)

iPod shuffle (3rd generation)

iPod classic (120 GB)

iPod touch (2nd generation)

iPod touch

iPod classic

iPod nano (4th generation)

iPod nano (3rd generation)

iPod (5th generation Late 2006)

iPod (5th generation)

iPod nano (2nd generation)

iPod nano

Image illustrating (1) long rectangular port, (2) small round port

iPod shuffle (2nd generation)

iPod shuffle

iPod mini

iPod mini (2nd generation)

iPod with color display

iPod (Click Wheel)

iPod Special Edition U2

iPod Special Edition Harry Potter
The iPod Special Edition Harry Potter is a standard iPod model with the Hogwarts Crest engraved on the back:

iPod photo (also known as iPod with color display)

iPod (dock connector)

iPod (dock connector) models have a dock connector as illustrated here.

Image of a long rectangular port on bottom of iPod

iPod (touch wheel)
Image illustrating: 1. plastic flap, 2. port under flap, 3. round port, 4. rectangular switch

iPod (scroll wheel)

via – Apple

Tata Nano EV Concept Car

Tata Nano is set to release in 2011

Tata Motors just debuted an electrified version of their Nano today at the 80th Geneva Motor Show, promising no compromises in the way it drives compared to the regular 600cc Nano. The Tata Nano Electric Vehicle (EV) will be built on the existing Nano platform, and still seats four adults.

Key Features Promised

  • Super polymer lithium ion batteries
  • Range of 160 kilometers (99 miles)
  • Acceleration of 0-60 kmph in under 10 seconds

Tata plans to put the Nano EV into production and sell it alongside their already-launched Indica Vista EV, which goes on sale in Europe later this year. The price is not yet known.

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