regarding the shuffle disassembly, i’d recommend you don’t remove the navigation pad if you ever intend to reassemble the device. as for the mac mini, supposedly opening and servicing the machine won’t void your warranty.
unless you break something.
happy hacking and make sure to send us your creations. we’ll be posting our own, so it only seems fair. if you can’t find the time to create, send in any ideas you have and we’ll put our team of highly skilled hackers to work.
here are some examples to get the ideas flowing:
mac mini media player
external battery pack for the shuffle
integrated shuffle or mac mini car audio or navigation system
the most mini mac mini