where did the iPod get it's name from? What is the meaning?
What does the "Pod" part mean?
Asked By: Nilo - 11/6/2007
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iPod came from Apple's digital hub strategy, when the company began creating software for the growing market of digital devices being purchased by consumers. Digital cameras, camcorders and organizers had well-established mainstream markets, but the company found existing digital music players "big and clunky or small... More
Answered By: huffy - 11/6/2007
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Apple Computer refers to the player and technology as iPod, without use of the definite article the. Apple's web site reflects this usage (for example, "iPod incorporates the same touch-sensitive Apple Click Wheel that debuted on iPod mini"), which resembles Apple's use of the word iMac. The company has other products... More
Answered By: paddypower69 - 11/6/2007
Apple pretty much were just putting 'i' at the begining of their mainstream consumer products, like iLife, iMac, and so on, and their music player came in that category, thus, iPod. Their educational products used to begin with 'e' and their professional grade products have 'Pro' in the name...
Answered By: James - 11/6/2007
Apple originally register the trademark iPod for a range of public internet terminals in around 2001... More
Answered By: Sharp_360 - 11/6/2007
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