Apple has released new software for its FireWire-based MP3 player, iPod Software 1.0.3 Updater. The new version improves MP3 sound quality, provides support for iPod names up to 255 characters and adds support for additional languages, including Brazilian/Portuguese, Danish, Finnish, Norwegian and Swedish. The iPod must be connected to a Mac running Mac OS 9.2.1 or Mac OS X 10.1 or later.