when the ipod was inventedIpodinvented by Kane Kramer in 1979, he sketched a small hand held player which he thought would allow people to upload music.
Invention of the IpodRead the timeline to find out when the ipod was invented and who invented it.
More Ipods were inventedmore ipods were invented from 1980-2011. ipod touch, ipad, ipod video.
impacts on inventorKane Kramer became more known because he invented the ipod. more and more ipod were being sold.
Impact on inventorIn in 1980 kane kramer recieved the patent for theipod. In 1988 Kane Kramer was not able to pay the amount for renewal of the worldwide patent for the ipod, so it expired.
Impact on CustomersoverOver 297,000,000 ipods have been sold worldwide as of December 2010.
Impact on other InventionsMore ipods were created by apple.