By John Gruber
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iPod’s “1-Year” warranty only lasts 12 months
Where by “unreplaceable” we mean “somewhat difficult to replace”
The vast majority of two-year-old iPod batteries still work just fine, but I’m extraordinarily perturbed about the bad luck I’ve had with mine
iPod would almost certainly require a significantly larger form factor to accommodate an easily-swappable battery
I’m so fucking dumb I’ve not only videotaped myself committing criminal vandalism, I’ve released the footage publicly