Apple iPod Tips – iPod Gets Disconnected Repeatedly

Why does my iPod get disconnected repeatedly when I connect it to my PC via the USB cable? Have you ever tried connecting your iPod to a PC, whether to sync songs, photos or videos or simply to transfer files, only for it to repeatedly get disconnected? It gets really frustrating when you are in a hurry, and nothing seems to work – twisting the cables, using a different USB port, resetting the iPod, restarting … Read more

iPod Tips: Extend iPod Classic Battery Usage Time

My iPod Classic (6th Generation and 120GB memory) lasts around 20 hours of music playback even 3 years after I bought it! I follow some very simple steps to make sure I don’t run out of battery juice when travelling or simply away from my laptop for a while. Let’s take a look: Reduce Screen Brightness to Minimum (0%) Unless you are browsing Photos, watching a Movie/Video or reading an eBook, the screen brightness is … Read more