IPod Touch 4th generation cannot start up...

I have a almost 4-month-old 4th generation iPod Touch which i have not used for about 3 weeks.
Unfortunately, the iPod Touch would not START UP. The screen is blank even after i pressed the Home button and Sleep/Wake button for about 5 minutes.
I've tried to charge it through my computer for about 2 hours-no change. The computer (it was reformated recently) doesn't register the device when I plugged it in either...
So, what should i do next?

After being connected to a charger for half an hour, see if placing the iPod in recovery mode will allow iTunes to see the iPod. For recovery mode see:
iPhone and iPod touch: Unable to update or restore
I recovery mode get a response  (Connect to iTunes message) for the iPod but iTunes does not see the iPod try here:
iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch: Device not recognized in iTunes for Windows

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