Happy Belated, Pod

The 10th anniversary of the first iPod’s release was yesterday, and because I am an insensitive creep, I totally forgot. Thankfully, the New York Times remembered. The following interview with a neuroscientist to mark the occassion confirms that the album is dead, teenagers don’t think of long-term consequences, and that scientists love Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan (but fails to explain why everytime I finally go through the hassle of installing an update of iTunes, a new version comes out the next day):

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/10/23/opinion/sunday/happy-birthday-ipod.html

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