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Russia’s Internet Czar wants to raise taxes on digital purchases from App Store, iTunes Store

Russia’s Internet Czar wants to raise taxes on digital purchases from App Store, iTunes Store

For digital goods created in Russia, a value-added tax (VAT) is applied right out of the gate, something that Apple has avoided being a company based in the United States, despite selling digital goods internationally.

iTunes Radio merges into Apple Music, requires paid subscription

iTunes Radio merges into Apple Music, requires paid subscription

iTunes Radio is now a part of Apple Music, requiring an active subscription priced at $9.99 a month for individuals, and $14.99 a month for families. The transition means Beats 1 radio is now the only music streaming service available from Apple for free.

Apple hosting Boxing Day sale on the UK and Canadian iTunes Store

Apple hosting Boxing Day sale on the UK and Canadian iTunes Store

Just like it has done in the previous years, Apple has put up a Boxing Week sale on the iTunes Store for UK and Canadian users. The company is offering hefty discounts on selected albums available on the store through this sale.

You can pre-order ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ right now from iTunes

You can pre-order ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ right now from iTunes

Today is the official launch date of the next film in the long-running Star Wars franchise, and pre-orders have already begun.

Star Wars: The Force Awakens soundtrack now available through iTunes and Apple Music

Star Wars: The Force Awakens soundtrack now available through iTunes and Apple Music

The Star Wars: The Force Awakens soundtrack, which goes on sale for the first time today, is now available through iTunes priced at $11.99. Apple Music subscribers can also stream all 23 tracks no extra cost.

Apple releases iTunes 12.3.2 with changes to Apple Music and more

Apple releases iTunes 12.3.2 with changes to Apple Music and more

It’s been a few days since Apple went on a tear releasing new software, so it’s about time a new drop has arrived.

Apple has quietly increased the 25,000 songs limit for iTunes Match and iCloud Music Library

Apple has quietly increased the 25,000 songs limit for iTunes Match and iCloud Music Library

Apple seems to have quietly increased the 25,000 songs limit for iTunes Match and iCloud Music Library, reports blogger Kirk McElhearn.

Apple releases iTunes 12.3.1 with improvements to performance and more

Apple releases iTunes 12.3.1 with improvements to performance and more

It’s another update day for Apple. With updates now in the books for watchOS, iOS, and even OS X, Apple is also updating iTunes.

App Store hit with another outage for some users [Update]

App Store hit with another outage for some users [Update]

For a brief period of time yesterday, many iOS users experienced a brief outage when trying to connect to the iTunes and iOS App Store.

Apple could increase Music library matching limit to 100,000 tracks by the end of 2015

Apple could increase Music library matching limit to 100,000 tracks by the end of 2015

In June of this year, just before the public launch of Apple Music, Apple’s Eddy Cue said that the company was working on increasing the limit for its iTunes Match feature, which sat at 25,000 songs.