As for the new version of iTunes, the big excitement seemed to focus on the new (and much welcomed) Up Next feature.
At first, the EarPod announcement drew little attention on Twitter and in the blogosphere beyond a few Doctor Who references and jabs about its name.
But later, after people started to get their hands on them and tried them out, the tone changed a bit. Bloggers noted that the bass sounded good, that the design is more comfortable, and they the EarPods in general are a vast improvement over Apple's old phones.
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