iPod now 5 years old

Posted on Monday, Oct 23 2006 @ 15:16 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck
CBS News reports the Apple iPod is now 5 years old:
Everyone from President Bush to British Prime Minister Tony Blair to Queen Elizabeth has one.

Difficult as it may be to fathom, it was only five years ago that Apple, long known as a cutting-edge computer company, launched a product that enabled people to carry their entire music collections in their pockets. The easily-navigated personal jukebox transformed the way people listen to music.

Now, there are roughly 70 million of them out there.

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Thomas has been messing with computer since early childhood and firmly believes the Internet is the best thing since sliced bread. Enjoys playing with new tech, is fascinated by science, and passionate about financial markets. When not behind a computer, he can be found with running shoes on or lifting heavy weights in the weight room.

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