Patent Issue Delays Doom 3 Source Code Release
...You deserve every twin-turbo F50 you can get your hands on. Mad propz.
Why iPod Mini is a smart move for Apple
The issue is not skip protection. The issue is damage to the unit. No hard drive that I am aware of was meant to be bounced up and down for an hour or more.
I am frankly surprised at all the people who have responded to this, "D00D I RUN ALL TEH TIME WITH IT NO PROB". You can use a stack of running ThinkPads as a Reebok Step replacement, too... for a while.