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16

September 2010

Removing phones from cell networks

by Colin Miller, on electronics, iPhone, iPod, Musings, Ramblings

A few weeks ago Apple announced a new iPod touch. In many ways it was quite similar to the old iPod touch. The form factor is similar and the basic features are nearly identical. What was really added were parts of the iPhone that were missing from the iPod touch: Facetime, cameras... etc. Pretty much everything but the phone portion. Knowing that you can make calls over facetime using an…