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A Test From iPhone

So I have had an iPhone for almost a month now and I have thoroughly enjoyed it. There are some things I have a beef with and I found a website that helps collect and lobby Apple for fixes.
Today I am writing this post from my iPhone with a wordpress application. This is interesting to type a post on the tiny keypad iPhone offers. A bummer is that I cannot insert a photo with my post. Perhaps I need to lobby the makers of this application?
In any event, the ability to post via mobile is nice and may increase posting volume. We shall see.

Whoops, spoke too soon. I can add a photo at the end of a post. Here it is.

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The day the iPod died.

iPod 3G

It is a sad day indeed. My iPod 3G has died. It served its master dutifully and kept my rear in gear on the treadmill, stairmaster, eliptical (take your pick) for many a day. I received it long ago when it was the new hot iPod complete with custom engraving on the back.

Sad iPodAt the end of last week the iPod took a spill and since then I have not been able to get the hard drive to boot properly. I have scoured the Internet looking for all sorts of hacks and home rememdies only to find myself at a point where I need to make a decision.

The decision is whether to roll up my sleeves, buy a new Toshiba hard drive and resurrect my iPod from the ashes, or forgo the cost of time and money and just spend more money and get a new flashy iPod with a color screen. What is a mobile music starved dude to do?

Perhaps I just wait for the 2nd generation iPhone and get a new phone and iPod in one?

That just may be the ticket.

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