The iPod and iTunes are the hottest technologies in the world of digital music today. Whether you're a Mac or Windows user, the iPod and iTunes Starter Kit, Second Edition provides all the information that you need to get the most out these amazing digital music tools, including the Apple iTunes Music Store. Updated to include information on the iPod Photo and the iPod Shuffle, you will master everything from the basics of listening to audio CDs to purchasing music through the iTunes Music Store to customizing playlists on your iPod. Included in the kit is a CD with FREE music downloads at the iTunes Music Store and downloads of various software products for your iPod and your iTunes such as Lyripod 1.0, GNUpod, Music Publisher, RadioLover 1.2, RockStar 1.0 and much more. Maximize your digital music experience with the iPod and iTunes Starter Kit, Second Edition.
1. Touring the iPod.
The Apple iPod: A Lot of Hype or Really Hip?
So What Is an iPod Anyway?
All iPod Models Aren't Equal, But They Are All Cool
The iPod mini
The iPod shuffle
Which iPod Is Right for You?
What You Can Do with an iPod
2. Getting Started with an iPod.
Exploring the iPod's Box
Charging the iPod's Battery
Installing the iPod's Software (Including iTunes)
Installing the iPod's Software on a Windows PC
Installing the iPod's Software on a Macintosh
Connecting and Configuring an iPod on Your Computer
Preparing an iPod to Connect to a Computer
Connecting an iPod to a Computer
Configuring an iPod on Your Computer
Connecting an iPod to a Computer with a Dock
3. Touring iTunes.
What You Can Do with iTunes
Audio File Formats You Might Encounter When You Use iTunes
The iTunes Music Library
Where Does All That Music Come From?
Playlists: Customizing Your Music Experience