Take a look at a selection of non-iPod MP3 players that support the AAC audio format.
These two step-by-step guides will show you how to convert AAC files into MP3 format. Includes one how-to for the budget conscious, and another for the lazy.
AAC encoding issues: Muffled sound
It turns out that AAC has been heavily revamped, but the iTunes interface has not changed to match.
Donald Bell offers six iPod alternatives that work with the AAC music files commonly ripped in Apple's iTunes software.
Ripping your CDs to iTunes' AAC audio format doesn't mean you're relegated to the iPod as your only portable music player. On this Insider Secret, Donald Bell shows you five iPod alternatives that will play nice with your collection of AAC music files.
Think the iPod is the only MP3 player that can handle the iTunes Plus music format? Think again. Donald Bell shows off six iPod alternatives that work with iTunes DRM-free AAC files.
Using screen shots and text, this step-by-step tutorial will show you how to convert your AAC files to MP3s without spending a cent.
AAC Encoding problems (#2): Bad mastering to blame?
Another iTunes restriction: iPhoto slideshows with AAC tracks