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This article was published on July 21, 2009


    iPod Touch with camera and microphone? Expect them soon.

    iPod Touch with camera and microphone? Expect them soon.
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    Mircea Goia was born in Romania and emigrated to US in 2005. He lives in Phoenix, AZ and works as web developer. His is involved in several Mircea Goia was born in Romania and emigrated to US in 2005. He lives in Phoenix, AZ and works as web developer. His is involved in several online projects and one of them is MyTestBox.com. Mircea shows a keen interest in commercial Web development such as social networks, viral marketing, e-commerce, online video (and filmmaking). He can be reached on his personal website (for suggestions, news, tips).

    Now, if we have an iPod Touch with a microphone and we combine that with Skype, what would happen? Yes, no need for a dedicated home phone line . Wouldn’t that be beautiful? (camera being a bonus)

    Yes, it’s still a rumour but according to a Wired Magazine source, factories in China are already manufacturing the new iPod Touch with both features and expected to go on sale 2-3 months from now.

    The source also reportedly said:

    These new features would enable the iPod Touch to “understand voice commands, capture video and images, and work with a wider variety of programs in the App Store“.

    How many blows can landline phone carriers take before they go bust? (image courtesy of Wired)