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[15 Jan 2013 | 3 Comments | 1,533 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 | One Comment | 1,223 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 | 990 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 | 1,241 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 | 1,423 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 | 2,440 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 | 1,677 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 | 2,483 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 | 1,656 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 …

iTunes, Music, movies, TV »

[1 Nov 2012 | 2 Comments | 1,551 views]

And, another one bites the dust. Like AOL Music before, which gave up on digital music sales and folded its store into iTunes, the online music sales presence of a major French retailer will shutdown, opting to direct customers instead …

iTunes »

[28 Oct 2012 | No Comment | 1,648 views]

Pay forever music, ugh. Spotify vs iTunes is a comparison I never tired of making. When you pay $10 a month for Spotify et al, you get convenience with the big assumptions being you’re a.) always connected and b.) not …