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Spring Break Essentials

After the long, cold months of winter, Spring Break is finally here! Before you take off to your exciting adventure, go over your Spring Break checklist and make a quick stop at Abt to get all of your travel essentials. Grab some headphones so you can listen to your favorite songs on the plane, or get a lightweight carry on to pack all of your things into. Here at Abt, we want to make sure…

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Apple’s New iPod Additions

With the news yesterday about the iPhone 5, you may have forgotten that Apple also introduced new entire to their line of iPod Touch and iPod Nano. The new iPod touch has been redesigned with a 4-inch Retina display in an ultra-thin and light anodized aluminum body.  At 6 mm thin and weighing just 88 grams, it’s the slimmest and lightest iPod Touch yet. With Apple’s dual-core A5 chip inside, iPod touch delivers up…

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The New iPhone 19-pin connector: What does this mean for accessories/docks?

It was announced recently that iPhone 5, Apple’s next generation iPhone expected to go on sale around October, will have a 19-pin connector port at the bottom instead of the traditional 30-pin port.  According to a source from Apple, this move was to make room for the headphone plug to be moved to the bottom. With a new way to connect your iPhone, that means the new phone will not connect with the huge…

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The Evolution of Recording Music

Recording your favorite music and playing it back has changed dramatically the last several decades.  From Thomas Edison’s invention of playing your favorite tunes through a phonograph to the iPod Apple music player Goliath, music has had it’s fair share of player incarnations. Popularscience.com featured an article entitled, “The History of Recorded Music“. For someone like me, I played with records as a kid, and was extremely familiar with cassettes, and I remember the rise of the Compact Disc.  CD players…

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All Things Apple

All things Apple.  That’s what you will find here at Abt Electronics.  From Macbooks to iPods, you will find just what you are looking for when outfitting your office, or your dorm.  Save even more money on your new purchase with our Trade in & Save program.  Just register to trade your product online, or bring it into the store.…

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Steve Jobs Retires from Apple

Steve Jobs officially announced his retirement from his world renowned company Apple this week.  What does this mean for Apple?  Not much exactly.  It will still continue to be a Steve Jobs company.  Steve Jobs has been involved since its inception, but has taken numerous hiatuses the last several years due to illness.  In dealing with his absence, Apple worked on training a replacement who could eventually fill his place when Apple’s creator steps down. This comes a…

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Oxygen Audio: A Breath of Fresh Air in Audio

The Oxygen Audio O Series Single Din car receiver has arrived at Abt. The O Series is a revolutionary line of patented products that allow you to fully integrate the iPhone into your car stereo entertainment system. You can now access all of the features of your iPhone in the car and enjoy your ride. Once clipped into the receiver the iPod can be charged at the same time, all while staying…

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Abt Goes Boating

Summer is fast approaching and that means more outdoor activities.  If you have a boat you like to pull out for summer fun, Abt Electronics has just what you need to accent your vessel to the max.  Our mobile electronics department is famous for professionally installing mobile electronics in vehicles of all shapes and sizes, but many people don’t know we also work on private boats. Some options below are just a…

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iTunes Reaches 10 Billion

Apple hit a HUGE milestone the other day: 10 billion iTunes downloads.  That’s a billion.  An incredible feat considering the company is only 10 years old.  Originally launched on January 9th 2001, reaching that milestone would mean about a billion songs were downloaded every year. The 10 billionth download from iTunes was the song, “Guess Things Happen That Way” by Johnny Cash.  Not a bad song to reach that goal with.  You…

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