Tuesday, 25 December 2007

New Nadger

Santa ( ahem, the missus ) kindly bought me a new iPod Touch ( aka iTouch ) for Christmas this year.

Just starting to play but ..... wow, omg, it's a nice bit of kit.

Just need to work out how to blog from it and I'm good to go ......

W00t

4 comments:

Jon Mell said...

My missus has one - fantastic piece of kit. The bit I liked the most was the Safari/wifi access. Better than any other mobile web solution I've seen! Facebook & You Tube are particularly impressive.

Dave Hay said...

Jon

From what I've read elsewhere, Apple are allegedly going to release a SDK for the iTouch / iPhone in February, which may give us even more bells and whistles.

I'll watch and wait ....

Dave

Dave Hay said...

Jon

Not sure if it helps you at all, but I used Videora iPod Converter from here: -

http://www.videora.com/

to convert some MPEGs ( .MPG ) to the format that the iPod and iTunes supports ( .MP4 ).

Am just about to sync the movie across .......

Dave Hay said...

Yep, worked for me - a few glitches in the playback of the movie on the iTouch, but I suspect that's due to the original video quality, Dave

TIL - read-only variables in Linux

 A co-worker was seeing an exception: -  line 8: TMOUT: readonly variable when trying to SCP a file from a remote Linux box. I did some digg...