Spotify an a 17 year old iPod (and why the animosity?) #Upcycle @gvy_dvpont
Guy Dupont embedded a Raspberry Pi in an 4th gen iPod and rewrote the old iPod UI/UX. All the music streams from now come from Spotify.
I worked on it for months and am still very proud of how it turned out. The UI was nearly pixel perfect and I got the original click-wheel, buttons, and headphone jack working. It feels really good to use and looks like the real deal. That was my goal.
But folks criticized the video. See why in the Twitter thread.
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