Here’s what we know so far from today’s event that effects iPhones and the iPod Touch.
– There are now 3,000+ applications in the App Store for the iPhone and iPod Touch
– New iTunes 8: Genius Feature (music recommendation)
– New Nano (buy here), has iPhone’s Accelerometer (shake to shuffle), Multiple Colors (Bright blue, purple, orange, green, pink)
– New iPod Headphones including controls and microphone (possible works with iPod Touch), also new in ear headphones
– New iPod Touch (buy here), thinner, stainless steel, built in volume controls, built in speaker, Nike+ built in.
– Users have downloaded 100 million apps from the App Store in 60 days
– New Games for the App Store: Real Soccer 2009 (installing now, download here
), Need for Speed: Undercover (not available yet :()
– New iPod Touch Pricing: 8GB, $229, 16GB for $299, and a 32GB for $399
– New 2.1 Firmware, First-gen iPod Touch owners get a free update from 2.0, but if you haven’t, it’s $9.95 to 2.1 from 1.x.
– 2.1 firmware for the iPhone: Bug fixes: Fewer dropped calls, big battery life improvements. No crashes with Apps. Backing up is faster. Won’t be out until Friday.