updated 09:20 am EST, Fri January 14, 2005
iPod shuffle ships in UK
Apple has begun shipping its iPod shuffle to customers in UK, according one reader who has received shipment confirmation from the Apple Store UK. "I just wanted to let you guys know that I ordered my iPod Shuffle on Apple's Store here in the UK on Tuesday 11th, after watching the keynote stream. The Apple Store gave an estimate of two weeks for the 512MB iPod and three weeks for the 1GB. Today, at around 11AM GMT, I received a dispatch notification from Apple to say that my iPod mini was on its way! Three to five days, and it shall be mine!" (The Apple Store San Francisco had limited quantities available on the day of its launch, while the specifically offers the "Do not eat the iPod shuffle" disclaimer, when comparing the size of the player to pack of game.