Present PowerPoint from an iPod for real

I have a 5th Generation iPod for quite some time. I mostly carried it on the bus with me to listen to music on my work commute. I used it a few times to share slideshows at parties. To do that, I dock the iPod onto a DLO HomeDock Deluxe which has outputs for S-video and RCA to connect to a TV or LCD projector. When I was asked to present a workshop at a conference last month, I decided to ditch Google Presentation and try presenting a PowerPoint slideshow through the DLO unit. Continue reading “Present PowerPoint from an iPod for real”

iTunes movie rental – the fine prints

My hubby and I rarely watch a movie. We rent or go out to watch a movie may be once every two months. The new movie rental offering on iTunes seems to be a good match for us. When I heard that you can watch the movie on the iPod, I got even more excited because I have a DLO HomeDock Deluxe which is the middle man between an iPod and a TV. The whole thing seems to be too good to be true. Continue reading “iTunes movie rental – the fine prints”