09/18/2013, Apple has just released the latest version of its desktop music software. iTunes 11.1 is now available for download, with it, the company’s new music streaming service has finally gone live for the public. iTunes Radio was first announced back at WWDC 2013 in June. Its quite similar to Pandora, some have even termed it as a strong rival for Pandora. Later today when iOS 7 is rolled out to […]
09/09/2013, The iTunes Store has become the go to destination for millions of customers around the world who wish to rent or purchase TV shows and movies. Apple allows customers to either purchase episodes of a particular TV show one at a time, or pay up front for a Season Pass which guarantees access to every episode of that show, thus providing the entire season at a better price. Noam Lazebnik of […]
08/15/2013, There have been rumors in the past that NFC could be one of the features that would make its way into Apple’s iPhone, and while Apple’s Phil Schiller explained why NFC is missing from the iPhone, it has not stopped the rumor mill from suggesting otherwise. Well a recent patent by Apple has been spotted that seems to suggest that Apple has toyed with the idea of NFC in their […]
08/15/2013, Apple hasn’t implemented NFC or near field communication technology in any of its devices as yet. The next generation iPhone will reportedly have NFC, but there’s no confirmation about that just yet. Nevertheless, the company has filed for a new patent that describes a method that users might be able to take advantage of in the future. The patent describes the ability to gift iTunes content to other iTunes users […]
08/04/2013, We’ve all heard the problems where parents accidentally let their kids rack up huge bills in in-app purchases using their parents’ account, so we can only imagine the havoc kids could raise if they owned their own iTunes account with a parents’ credit card linked to it! While abuse of the card is possible, at the same time it can be helpful if a kid has their own iTunes account […]
07/22/2013, Many apps require users to make certain in-app purchases to achieve a certain level of functionality, the concept is widely applied in games when require users to make purchases to advance levels or buy enough coins to upgrade. The story of an eight year old girl, Lily, was widely reported as she had racked up a bill of over $6,000 making in-app purchases in her favorite iPad game. She knew […]
06/16/2013, An analyst believes that Apple is adding as many as 500,000 new iTunes accounts every single day.
06/05/2013, Apple has released iTunes 11.0.4 for Windows and Mac. The update brings a host of much needed bug fixes.
05/21/2013, Pandora Premiers station has been announced. Premieres station will feature previews of albums a week before their scheduled U.S. release.
05/10/2013, While Apple’s iTunes software is currently available for the desktop version of Windows 8, it seems that the Redmond company is interested in having a Metro version of the app, but it seems that Apple is rather reluctant to create an iTunes app for Windows 8. Speaking in an interview with CNN Money, Microsoft Windows CFO, Tami Reller, revealed that Microsoft had approached Apple to request them to create an […]
05/02/2013, Today Apple has rolled out a new firmware update for the iPhone 5. This particular update is exclusive to Apple’s flagship smartphone and has not been released for any other iOS device. There are no substantial changes, the change log lists that iOS 6.1.4 updates the “audio profile for speakerphone.” It is not unusual for Apple to release firmware updates for a specific device, its better to roll out a fix […]
04/23/2013, Apple’s iCloud service seems to be having a less than optimal 2013 as two months ago, the service experienced ongoing issues which resulted in nearly all of its services being completely down. Today, iCloud users are once again complaining they’re unable to access various services such as Mail, third-party applications which attempt to access iCloud credentials and Find my iPhone. Other iCloud users are reporting simply receiving an error message when […]
04/16/2013, Data collected from over 12,000 consumer surveys for NPD’s Annual Music Study 2012 reveals that Apple’s iTunes holds the majority 64% share in the digital music market. The study also reveals that almost 80% of people who buy music online, bought music from iTunes in the previous quarter. Trailing in second place in AmazonMP3 with just 22% market share. 44 million Americans have bought at least one song or album last year, this […]
04/12/2013, Rockstar Games’ Grand Theft Auto 5 is still a couple of months away from being released, but one thing I’m sure we all can’t wait for is to hear what addictive tunes the company has lined up for us in their latest game. Ever since the original Grand Theft Auto, we’re sure you’ve thoroughly enjoyed the game’s multiple radio stations, which is why Rockstar has just released all of the radio […]