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iPod Modders Give Apple’s Abandoned Music Player New Life

On Tuesday, September 9, 2014, Apple finally killed off the iPod. After almost 13 years on the market, the iconic portable music player was retired without fanfare. The pocket-sized device with the click wheel and a small color display simply disappeared from Apple’s online storefront just as the products that were announced that day—the Apple Watch and the iPhone 6—were being added.  Soon thereafter, reports circulated that new-in-box models of the last iPod bearing that original design—then called the “iPod Classic”—were selling on internet auction sites for at least double…

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Apple’s 14- and 16-Inch MacBook Pro Laptops Hit Their Lowest Price Ever

Apple hardware is expensive, which is we try to highlight whenever there’s any kind of a discount. Well, if you’re in the market for a new laptop, you’ll be happy to hear that Apple’s latest high-end MacBooks (8/10, WIRED Recommends) are at their lowest price ever on Amazon. That’s the powerful 2021 14- and 16-inch MacBook Pros with M1 Pro Chips, 16 gigabytes of RAM, and 512 gigabytes of storage.  They’re still not cheap, but these are killer prices for some very capable machines. The 16-incher has dipped this low…

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