Switch V: How to rename your Rambutan… er, your iPod

Rambutan_1Apple & Asian Fruit
"Antpod" just wasn’t cutting it as the name of my iPod anymore. Since Switching to Apple, I’ve gone on an Asian fruit kick. An iBook named Mango. A flash drive named Lychee. So how about an iPod named Rambutan?

Rename iPod
Whatever your naming kick, whether on Mac OX… dangit… Mac OS X or Windows, here’s how to rename your iPod.

4 thoughts on “Switch V: How to rename your Rambutan… er, your iPod”

  1. mmmmmm…. rambutans. the kooshlike god of asian fruits. i could eat rambutans for days. not overly sweet like lychee, yet with that gooey texture that i love.

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