Day: May 11, 2022

Apple discontinues its last iPod model, marking the end of a tech era


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For a generation of people who lived, worked, and grew up in the 2000s, the word “iPod” was synonymous with music. Escaping the sight of those white ear buds was nearly impossible. And despite the speed with which smartphones took over our lives, Apple kept making its digital media players without much fuss.

In a statement Tuesday, the company said it would continue selling the seventh-generation iPod touch “while supplies last” — a quiet confirmation that the age of the iPod may finally be over.

The move, while bittersweet for techies of a certain age,

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Wednesday May 11, 2022