Source Pravda.Ru

Apple's new software for iPod glitches

New Apple software for current iPod Classic models is claimed to have serious flaws and cause troubles to the gadget.

The newly released operating-system update (Version 1.1) for Apple’s music players is causing, first of all, an electrical problem for music systems, it sends residual electrical pulses through the headphone jack The pulses (500mv of DC) cause damage to any attached equipment.

There are also reports of "hiss," "static" or "buzzing" heard after updating the system. Some users complained that the upgrade either froze their iPods or removed stored music files.

Apple has not made any official statement about the problem.