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How to Assemble an iPod

The iPod, manufactured by Apple Computers, is an MP3 audio player that you can also use to watch videos and store digital photographs and other files. With frequent use of the touch screen and earphone ports, problems may occur, which could require you to disassemble the iPod to fix any issues....More...

What Is the Hole on the Right Side of the iPhone 4?

The iPhone 4's clean and simple design makes it a big draw for the aesthetically driven consumer. However, those of you who own one might wonder about some of the exterior features. For example, there is a small hole on the right side of the phone that doesn't appear to have any purpose. For those ...More...

What Are the Differences in the iPad and a Laptop?

How the iPad differs from a traditional laptop is a question potential owners often ask before purchasing an iPad. Though the devices share similar hardware and are intended for similar use, they differ somewhat in terms of specifications and features. As of August 2011, the iPad 2 is the most recen...More...

iPad 4 and Original iPad Mini Compared

In this comparison between the iPad 4 and the iPad Mini, we look at the advantages of both devices in order to help you come to a decision on which tablet might be best for you....More...

How to Know if an iPhone Is Running ISO 4

It is important to know what version of the iPhone operating system is running on your iPhone, because it determines the features your device has and the applications that it is compatible with. For example, if the iOS on your iPhone is version 4, your device is capable of multitasking, which is not...More...

How to View Movies on an iPhone App

Apple's app-based smartphone, the iPhone, can do much more than make and receive phone calls. The device can also function as a video iPod, letting you watch movies or TV shows wherever you are. You can watch video using either the iPod app or the YouTube app; the former displays videos that you've ...More...

Information on the iPod Classic

Apple's invention of the classic iPod changed the buying and listening habits of the music consumer. According to Kathleen Hasay, a music industry student at Thornton School of Music, there have been more than 120 million iPods sold; consumers now spend more downloading mp3 files than buying CDs....More...

What Is the Bitrate of an iPod Movie?

M4V is a digital video format that Apple created to work natively with iTunes, as well as its iPod, iPhone, iPad and Apple TV devices. While specifically encoded, MOV and MP4 files can be uploaded and played on video-enabled iPod. Apple encourages owners to use the M4V format since it's optimized fo...More...

Music Downloading Devices

A Digital Music Devicegreen mp3 player image by patrimonio designs from Fotolia.comThough a relatively new phenomenon, digital music and the downloading of music via the Internet is quickly overtaking older forms of music media, such as CDs. Many digital music players are also devices......More...

iPod Guide for Transferring Movies

One of the biggest features of the iPod personal media player is its ability to play back video files. If you have a large digital movie collection that you would like to transfer to your iPod, doing so is fairly easy, provided all your movies are legal for use on your iPod...More...

How to Stream Flash to iPhone

The inability to stream Flash videos on the Apple iPhone has been a source of discontent for some iPhone users. Until iPhone developers enable streaming of Flash videos, you have one option--to jailbreak the phone and install the Frash application. Frash is an iPhone application available through Cy...More...

Games for 1st Generation iPod Mini

The first-generation iPod Mini, released by Apple in 2004, differed from the iPod Classic in its much smaller size and its range of colors: gold, silver, green, pink and blue. The iPod Mini included four games--Brick, Parachute, Solitaire and Music Quiz--which could be accessed by......More...

How to Convert Unbox to iPod

The Unbox video format is not compatible with the iPod. You can convert an Unbox video into an iPod-compatible video format using a video conversion program once the Unbox video has been properly formatted to accept being converted. Several free and paid-for versions of video conversion programs are...More...

How to Disable the Data Plan for an iPhone

The iPhone is a multimedia device that is preloaded with numerous applications. Many of these applications and those you opt to download on the device require a data connection. The cost of a data plan can eventually add up if you are not careful. If you want to avoid overage charges on data or you ...More...

How Do I Download Tibiame on My iPhone?

The iPhone is among a generation of devices that combines communications technology with game-playing. Among the top computer and Internet games you can play on the Web is TibiaME, which is now available as an iPhone game application as well. The game was released for the iPhone, and you can downloa...More...

How to Put Music on a 30GB iPod

The Apple iPod is a versatile portable media player onto which you may add your favorite music through a process known as synchronization--or syncing--with iTunes, the device's official music management interface. The 30 gigabyte model gives you ample room for tons of music, if not your entire colle...More...

How to Hold the iPhone 3

If you look at the side of the iPhone 3G you may notice a thin metal frame that runs around the body of the unit. This is a frame that contains some of the antenna components for the phone. Since these are located on the exterior of the phone there are ways to hold the handset to ensure that you rec...More...

MediaWidget Review: A Program to Copy iPod to iTunes

MediaWidget, one of the many programs that copies the contents of an iPod or other iOS device to a desktop iTunes library, stands out from the pack by virtue of one unfortunate feature: it's by far the slowest such program that I've tested to date. Combine that with a sparer feature set th...More...

Is the Bose SoundDock Good for the Outdoors?

While it's not meant to be permanently stationed outdoors, the Bose SoundDock allows you to connect your iPod, MP3 player or other portable device to Bose speakers for indoor or outdoor use....More...

How to Set Up Wi-Fi for an iPod Touch With 3G & a Free Password

The iPod Touch 3G or iTouch is the third generation of the iPod model that features a touch-screen display. One of the features of this iPod is its ability to connect to available Wi-Fi networks. This includes the ability to connect to secure networks that require a password. If you have a free pass...More...