Tag Archive: iTunes


Apple Releases iTunes 11.0.2 With Composer View And Bug Fixes

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Apple today released an update to iTunes on Windows and Mac. iTunes 11.0.2 is a minor update that address numerous bug fixes and adds the ability to sort music by Composer. The app’s responsiveness has been improved when handling large playlists. You can grab the 54.2 MB update now in the Mac App Store.

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iTunes Library Locations & How To Quickly Find iTunes Songs on a Computer

iTunes icon Assuming you keep iTunes on the default setting and let the app manage your music files and songs, iTunes will store all of your media nicely in the Music directory of your home folder, with each song kept in a folder according to the album and album artist. Though you’ll usually never need to directly access those files directly, if you’re looking to move your iTunes library to another location  [Read More…]

iTunes Store Hits New Landmark As It Surpasses 25 Billion Songs Sold

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Apple has today announced that its iTunes Store has set yet another record as it surpasses more than 25 billion songs sold. The 25 billionth song to be downloaded was “Monkey Drums” by Chase Buch, and it was purchased by Philip Püpke from Germany, who will receive a €10,000 iTunes Gift Card from Apple.

“We are grateful to our users whose passion for music over the past 10 years has made iTunes  [Read More…]

Apple Promotes Indie Authors In iTunes With Breakout Books

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Apple has today introduced a new featured section to the U.S. iTunes Store called “Breakout Books,” which offers a hand-picked collection of self-published iBooks from emerging talents. New books are added “as the begin taking off,” according to the Cupertino company, helping you quickly discover your next great read.

The Breakout Books section previously launched in Australia, New Zealand, Canada, and the United Kingdom, according to paidContent. But it makes its debut  [Read More…]

Stream iTunes Music to Multiple Devices with AirPlay

AirPlay and iTunes let you stream music to multiple devices simultaneously. This means you can have the same music playing on your desktop computer in sync with devices in other locations, like an iPhone or iPod touch connected to a speaker dock, an Apple TV in the living room, a media center running XBMC, or even another Mac or Windows PC elsewhere on the network, so long as that computer has an AirPlay receiver app running on it.

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Little Inferno For iPad Released, Burns Its Way Up The iTunes Charts

Just get it, already.

Just get it, already.

From the makers of World of Goo and Henry Hatsworth in the Puzzling Adventure comes a brand new iPad game, Little Inferno. The game released just two days ago, and is already the number four top paid iPad app on the US iTunes Store. That’s no small achievement, but neither is this iPad-only game.

Spend a few minutes with Little Inferno and, while recognizing a similar  [Read More…]

NPD: iTunes Leads The Race In Online Video On Demand [Report]

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Awhile back it was reported that the iTunes Store is one of the biggest media companies in the world. The iTunes Store generated $ 8.5 billion in revenue last year, which is more than many of America’s top media companies combined.

Apple has been the tech industry’s pioneer for abandoning physical media, and iTunes is a testament to the success of digital downloads. According to  [Read More…]

Get the Classic iTunes Search List Style Back in iTunes 11

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A lot of things changed when the latest version of iTunes was released, much of which represented user interface and behavior changes that weren’t always popular. For many of us, the best solution of handling the new UI was to basically revert the changes to make iTunes look normal and familiar again, and we’re about to do the same thing with the Search feature.

First an  [Read More…]

Keep Your iTunes Music Library Neat and Tidy With Tunes Cleaner For Mac [Deals]

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The iTunes library on your Mac can get a bit unwieldy at times, right? It can become disorganized, with duplicate tracks, multiple spellings for one artist, and a bunch of other oddities that can keep it from being in the bast shape possible. There’s nothing worse than having to go through a messy iTunes library – and that’s where this Cult of Mac Deals offer comes in.

Leawo Tunes Cleaner  [Read More…]

Use iTunes Album Artwork Screensaver As A Party Jukebox [OS X Tips]

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One of the trickier things about creating a playlist for any party is making sure you have the right music for the people you’ve invited. Sometimes, though, you might want to give this nerve wracking process a miss, and let the guests at your house choose the music.

Here’s how to do just that, using nothing more than your Mac and the iTunes Album Artwork screensaver.

First up, launch  [Read More…]