For those who want to start encoding thier videos for the iPod format, have a look at this article posted by iLonge. It is only for mac at the moment. If you want to encode video for the iPod on the PC the only software I've found is the following: PQDVD But I'm sure more are to come. Remeber though that even though it may play on an iPod doesn't mean it will play on regular PC's. There are still some quirks about it.