Today is the 20th Anniversary of Steve Jobs Introduced First Ever iPod

Today, it has the 20th anniversary of Apple’s co-founder and former CEO introducing the first-ever original iPod in the special Apple event.

On October 23, 2001, in the special Apple event at the Town Hall auditorium at Apple’s former Infinite Loop headquarters, a genius designer and marketer, Apple’s co-founder and former CEO, Steve Jobs introduced the original iPod.

Along with the original iMac launched on August 15, 1998, the iPod came out as one of the most important and beneficial products in the history of Apple and also helped to become a successful tech company again after struggling with bankruptcy in the late 1990s.

The featured image is the presentment of how Apple’s website looked while the announcement of the iPod on 23rd October 2001. (first reported by MacRumors)

Steve Jobs introduced the original iPod by pulling the actual device out of his pocket, and it became one of the most popular marketing keyphrases, Jobs said there are now “1000 songs in your pocket.”

In the first iPod launch event, Jobs said,

"With iPod, Apple has invented a whole new category of digital music player that lets you put your entire music collection in your pocket and listen to it wherever you go. With iPod, listening to music will never be the same again."

Since the beginning, the iPod has been a major product in the history of the world’s most valuable company but currently, the iPod Touch is the only iPod device is officially available for purchase because the iPod Classic was discontinued in 2014, and the iPod Shuffle models were discontinued in 2017.

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