When you're stoned, baby, and I am drunk…

iPods. Everyone seems to love them. Except, apparently, the Eskimos of the frozen north, who view them as a nuisance, invading the igloos and eating all the fish*.
Apple just keeps on making new ones, which means I’m then employed to write about them. I should be grateful, I suppose, as per today’s example, live at Gadgetguy.com.au:
iPod Nano (3rd Generation): “Apple rates the Nano as being capable of ‘up to’ 24 hours of music playback. Usually, that’s code for ‘if you’re really lucky you might get 20′”.

*Ah, wait. That’s Polar Bears. Easy mistake to make, you see — they’re both natively white…

About the author

Alex Kidman is a multi-award winning Australian technology writer, former editor at Gizmodo, CNET, GameSpot, ZDNet, PC Mag, APC, Finder and as a contributor to the ABC, SMH, AFR, Courier Mail, GadgetGuy, PC & Tech Authority, Atomic and many more. He's been writing professionally since 1998, and his passions include technology, social issues, education, retro gaming and professional wrestling.

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