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[19 Mar 2014 | 4 Comments | 651 views]

re/code is running an editorial by former eMusic CEO David Pakman that lays out the case, clearly and simply, for lower music streaming subscription prices. And, the way he explains it, the music labels must be stupid for not doing …

iTunes, Mac, Software »

[19 Mar 2014 | No Comment | 1,233 views]

And, by “delivered,” we mean selectively. Apple has pushed OS X 10.9.3 13D19 and iTunes 11.1.16 to employees, while rank and file developers can download Safari 7.0.3 and Safari 6.1.3 for Mavericks, Lion and Mountain Lion users.
Late last week, Apple …

iTunes, Mac, Software »

[9 Mar 2014 | No Comment | 31,557 views]

iTunes visualizers were, once upon a time, a big deal, a real selling point for both iTunes and the Mac. While some vendors, notably the ever excellent Sound Spectrum, still deliver new and updated products, iTunes visualizers development has definitely …

Deals, iTunes, Music, movies, TV »

[2 Feb 2014 | No Comment | 2,779 views]

Bruno Mars held the mainstage at Super Bowl XLVIII, but Bono and U2 were pretty much everywhere else. In celebration of the upcoming release of their new album, U2 is giving away the lead single Invisible on iTunes for a …

iTunes, Mac, Security »

[23 Jan 2014 | No Comment | 882 views]

A workaday iTunes 11 update that also brings a new featurette — the ability to see your Wish List while viewing your iTunes Library. Don’t have a Wish List? Me neither, but it’s now more accessible.
• iTunes 11.1.4 (download)

Deals, iTunes, Music, movies, TV »

[3 Jan 2014 | No Comment | 1,116 views]

Whether or not you already have every single original Star Trek movie on DVD or Blu-ray, all 10 of them, this is a pretty decent deal. Fundamentally, it comes down to how you value your time.
And, whether you already …

iTunes, Mac, Security »

[26 Dec 2013 | No Comment | 1,024 views]

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! For scammers, spammers and phishers of men, Christmas is a target-rich environment and a fresh iTunes phishing email is making the rounds — don’t be a victim.
My friend Kia at MacJunky — …

iTunes, Music, movies, TV »

[16 Dec 2013 | One Comment | 1,444 views]

A free gift to get us started? Make that two gifts. Apple’s free 12 Days of Gifts app is now giving away free copies Lorde’s newest single, No Better, as well as the TV edit of the Royals music video …

iTunes, Mac, Software »

[5 Nov 2013 | No Comment | 2,355 views]

Just some workaday bug fixes for Apple’s media, app and device jukebox and management app, including a tweak for the equalizer, as well as some minor bug fixes. And, that about covers iTunes 11.1.3.
[u] Added release note and download links.

Apple luv, iTunes »

[30 Oct 2013 | No Comment | 5,542 views]

Long-time Apple watchers remember when Steve Jobs announced iTunes for Windows, a.k.a. the day Hell Froze Over (clip below). It was a fun moment that Steve milked for a few laughs, but it was definitely a turning point in Apple’s …

iTunes, Mac »

[23 Oct 2013 | One Comment | 1,395 views]

Nothing special going here, just a level up to keep Apple’s music, video, app and device management app inline with OS X Mavericks. The scope of iTunes 11.1.2 is very limited, a single bullet point, but it’s always good to …

iTunes, Reviews, how to »

[18 Oct 2013 | No Comment | 5,714 views]

Sometimes when Apple does “stuff,” it’s cool and prescient, like killing the floppy in the original iMac. Other times, like MacBooks with no user serviceable parts, not so much. Recently, after updating to iTunes 11.1, many users were left wondering, …

iTunes, Mac »

[4 Oct 2013 | No Comment | 946 views]

There was a rumor earlier in the week that OS X 10.8.5 Supplemental was in testing, but likely wouldn’t be delivered to the public until next week. Apple has delivered that and iTunes 11.1.1, which is likewise a leveling step …

Deals, iTunes, Mac »

[14 Sep 2013 | No Comment | 784 views]

There are two very good reasons to go to Best Buy’s online store today — get $15 off a $100 iTunes Gift Card, which is free money and up to $200 off a MacBook Pro. And, if you were thinking …

iTunes, Music, movies, TV, Software »

[22 Aug 2013 | No Comment | 1,569 views]

iTunes visualizers go all the way back to the original Classic OS version of the app released 2001. Aside from an updated default visualizer in 2008, Apple hasn’t given this feature a lot love. However, fresh G-Force and Aeon updates …