New iPod Will Play Video

Apple kept the gadget guys and gals guessing until it gave up information on its new products Wednesday.What CEO Steve Jobs announced included a new iPod that can play videos — though it is still primarily a music device — and new offerings in its online store, including music videos and television programs.Jobs said that five shows from ABC will be available in the store. A 30GB will cost $299, and the 60 GB sells $399. Apple said it is 30 percent thinner than the current 20 GB version. The prices are the same as current models. Both are available in black or white, and start shipping next week.Video will be shown on a 2.5-inch display. Read more