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[12 Apr 2013 | No Comment | 3,843 views]

While the wife’s away, the husband will play. In this case, he has played to great practical effect and at very low cost. It’s an all-natural a combination, Roku LT + Plex Media Server, that delivers all of our iTunes …

Apple luv, iTunes »

[4 Apr 2013 | No Comment | 1,111 views]

If you tilt your head just right and close one eye, Blackberry BBM Music and Apple’s industry-beating media store and player platform are directly competitive. Nevertheless, iTunes kills again — BBM Music is being shuttered before reaching its second birthday.
Crackberry …

Apple luv, Cord Cutter, iTunes »

[14 Mar 2013 | One Comment | 1,061 views]

Apple claims more than 400 million active iTunes accounts. Last year, all of those people, and their credit cards, delivered $8.5 billion in iTunes revenue for Apple. That said, a fresh survey out of Britain provides another interesting way to …

iTunes, Mac, Software »

[20 Feb 2013 | 2 Comments | 3,050 views]

A bump is what we have in iTunes 11.0.2 that delivers a range of fixes and tweaks. Whether considered individually or all together, there isn’t enough here to make people love, or hate (more), Apple’s does it all music, media …

Apple luv, iTunes »

[11 Feb 2013 | 4 Comments | 2,192 views]

Apple recently announced that the iTunes Music Store had sold 25 billion songs, which is a big deal. For being the downloader of the 25 billionth song — Monkey Drums (Goksel Vancin Remix) — a German guy received a €10,000 iTunes …

iTunes, Rumors »

[23 Jan 2013 | 2 Comments | 1,161 views]

Ladies and gentlemen, please begin speculating wildly… now. Apple is telling developers that iTunes Connect will be down for a few hours on Saturday, January 26. Given the imminent release of iOS 6.1, it’s easy to leap to the conclusion …

iTunes »

[15 Jan 2013 | 3 Comments | 1,551 views]

The iTunes Music Store has been a game changer, and serial killer, since day one. Apple’s digital storefront has been credited with slaying Tower Records, multiple Microsoft efforts and, recently, French retailer Fnac. A host of others, including Napster and …

iTunes, Mac, Software »

[10 Jan 2013 | No Comment | 1,307 views]

There is always another way and people are, well, different. Though I’m generally a keyboard jockey, the appeal of iTunes control app Synergy is obvious for the mousers among you — Play/pause and previous/next track buttons on the Menu Bar.
For …

Apple luv, iTunes »

[8 Jan 2013 | 2 Comments | 1,013 views]

Here we are once again celebrating an iTunes Birthday — next year, it will be bar mitzvah time. Before you go to look for your yarmulke, take a moment to look back on this mother-to-many Apple products.
Since the app that …

iTunes, Music, movies, TV »

[4 Jan 2013 | No Comment | 1,258 views]

Who’s better, Michael Jackson or Adele? In at least one notable respect, they equal each — Jackson’s Thriller and Adele’s 21 both topped album sales for two consecutive years. And, 2012 music sales were good for the industry, as well, …

Deals, iTunes »

[31 Dec 2012 | 2 Comments | 1,442 views]

Who pays for music anymore? Actually, people that hate pay forever music is who — ownership rocks — and there’s no better time to buy than right now. From Monday, December 31 through Thursday, January 3, Apple is offering the …

Deals, iTunes »

[21 Dec 2012 | 2 Comments | 2,489 views]

New iPad, iPhone or iPod touch this Christmas? Then you will need to stock up on iTunes Gift Cards — the perfect stocking stuffer! Walmart is offering discount iTunes Gift Cards with an eye popping 20 percent mark down on …

iTunes, Mac »

[14 Dec 2012 | 5 Comments | 1,692 views]

Most of the people who’ve tried iTunes 11 like the simplified interface and greatly improved navigation. As with all major updates, however, new issues get introduced and Apple has stepped up with a point release to set at least some …

iTunes, Mac, Reviews, how to »

[10 Dec 2012 | 4 Comments | 2,519 views]

There is always a better way and, on the Mac, getting things done faster and more efficiently often involves using a keyboard shortcut. Here is a quick, dirty and unscientific list of iTunes 11 Keyboard Shortcuts that will boost your …

Apple luv, iTunes »

[1 Nov 2012 | 3 Comments | 1,661 views]

As it did following Hurricane Katrina and the Hatian earthquake, Apple is doing its part to gather and deliver charitable donations in the wake of a major natural disaster. The iTunes Store offers users a direct way to donate money …