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11th March
2009

Apple call it VoiceOver: the new iPod Shuffle talks.

written by Mark Wheadon

The new iPod shuffle makes the old one look bulky (which is an achievement 🙂 ), and this one talks to you. Cute.

Here’s an introductory tour of the new mini-beast. A couple of interesting facts that emerge from the video: the speech is different depending on whether you synchronize using iTunes under Mac OS X or Windows, so speech must be synthesized on the host computer not the iPod, and one gotcha: you can’t use anything other than the supplied headphones without an extra dongle.