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genericides.org keeps a list of generic trademarks. We support the list with examples of "generic use" in newspapers worldwide. The entry below is such example.

I went to look at how much it would cost to replace my iPod (shuffle! outdated tech, right?), thinking it would be cheap - like if I wanted a walkman or something

Involved trademark

Involved news organisation

Date
Is the trademark here used in an expression?
No
In what news organisation did it appear?
The Washington Post