I have seen that TC 1100, sad that it didn't take off before. However, it goes to show the power of marketing... As I've seen some other pretty badass underrated products that never took off due to the lack of advertising. Heck, PDAs are still fairly useful if you find the right software for them yet no one wants to buy one anymore although they are still rather pricey new, but if you can get one used and install the right stuff, you got yourself a nice cheap mini PC.

Anyway, interesting thoughts here...as for Apple, I liked their iPod but agree that iTunes sucks. I was glad to have found an alternative program