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Neil Young raises over $1 million for Pono Music Player

Neil Young's previously announced music player has flung the doors of a Kickstarter campaign open, and surpassed its target in under a day, racking up over $1 million. The Pono Player is intended as an iPod alternative with dedicated, hi-res audio FLAC encoding. The toblerone-shaped player will have a capacity of 128GB, not much considering the file sizes it will be carrying around. Projected production date is late summer. More on Kickstarter here.