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Apple announces ‘Best of 2014′ App Store and iTunes Store winners

Apple announces ‘Best of 2014′ App Store and iTunes Store winners

As 2014 comes to a close, Apple has announced its yearly “best-of” list of apps and content on the iTunes Store.

It has announced the best apps, games, music, movies, TV shows, books and podcasts of the year.

iTunes Connect will be unavailable during the holiday season from December 22-29

iTunes Connect will be unavailable during the holiday season from December 22-29

Apple today sent out email to developers informing them about iTunes Connect being closed for the holiday season from December 22-29. This means that during this period developers will be unable to submit new apps, update their existing apps, and modify the listing or price of their apps in any way. 

‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ teaser trailer is now available to watch over and over again

‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ teaser trailer is now available to watch over and over again

For fans of the Star Wars universe, a new movie is poised to set the universe on fire thanks to director J.J. Abrams and a high-profile cast. Leading up to the release in 2015, the first teaser trailer has finally been released.

‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ teaser trailer will be featured in iTunes Trailers on November 28

‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ teaser trailer will be featured in iTunes Trailers on November 28

For Star Wars fans, the announcement that the first teaser trailer would debut ahead of a film in select theaters across the United States was big news. Now, though, it may be easier to swallow.

Apple’s digital music sales reportedly down 13% in 2014, suggesting a big push for streaming in the future

Apple’s digital music sales reportedly down 13% in 2014, suggesting a big push for streaming in the future

One of Apple’s many strengths is iTunes, which has become a prominent source of recurring revenue for the Cupertino-based company recently. However, a new report suggests that digital music sales may have actually dropped, lending credence to rumors that Apple is going to focus on something new moving forward.

iTunes posts $4.6 billion in revenue for Q4 2014, with over 85b App Store downloads

iTunes posts $4.6 billion in revenue for Q4 2014, with over 85b App Store downloads

Hot on the heels of officially announcing their Q4 2014 quarterly earnings, Apple has shed some light on the finer details for iTunes.

Apple releases iTunes 12.0.1 with all-new design, Family Sharing and more

Apple releases iTunes 12.0.1 with all-new design, Family Sharing and more

Along side OS X Yosemite, Apple today also released iTunes 12.0.1. The new version of iTunes comes with all-new design, in line with OS X Yosemite’s design language, and a bunch of new features including Family Sharing, improved Git Info and more. Here are the full release notes:

Apple begins rolling out iTunes Store redesign ahead of public launch of OS X Yosemite

Apple begins rolling out iTunes Store redesign ahead of public launch of OS X Yosemite

For iTunes, the launch of OS X Yosemite is cause for celebration, as it means a visual upgrade in some key areas. Apple has seen fit to start the upgrade process early.

Apple releases third beta for iTunes 12, offers new icons but not much else

Apple releases third beta for iTunes 12, offers new icons but not much else

While the public and developer betas for OS X Yosemite are still out in the world, Apple is still seeding out beta versions of its most important apps, including iTunes.

Bono told Steve Jobs iTunes ‘looks like a spreadsheet,’ claims iTunes has 885 million accounts

Bono told Steve Jobs iTunes ‘looks like a spreadsheet,’ claims iTunes has 885 million accounts

U2’s frontman, Bono, took some time over the weekend to sit down with Dave Fanning, the host of a radio show on the Irish radio station, 2FM. While there, he opined on iTunes, haters, Steve Jobs and more.