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Grouchy Gadgets

My technology seems to be in a constant state of irritation these days. My iPod Touch has been acting particularly angsty, which only really makes sense if you consider that the first one was introduced in 2001, meaning the product (if not this particular device) is now well into its teens.

It wants to update to the latest software. Like any good parent I’m leery of letting my little bundle of joy do something new just because everyone else is doing it. I’m older, wiser, and know some of the unforeseen issues that might arise. But Mr. Music Player has no such inhibitions.

When I finally cave and allow it to download the requested update, my iPod spins its wheels for a few minutes before loudly announcing that it is unable to reach the update server. I can’t help myself and s…

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