Smartphones are Killing Off Other Gadgets–Including MP3 Players

At one point, I had a Motorola cell phone, a Canon camera, a Garmin GPS unit for the car and an MP3 player (probably an iPod). Now when I leave the house, I still have all those things–but in just one device. You?

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Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 40+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

One thought on “Smartphones are Killing Off Other Gadgets–Including MP3 Players

  • March 1, 2017 at 10:35 am
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    I’m with you. If the progression had continued, i would have happily splurged for a 2 Tb iPod Classic for music and kept using my candybar shittyphone for calling.

    -G.

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