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Apple Said to be Terminating iTunes Music Downloads in Two Years [Update]

Apple Said to be Terminating iTunes Music Downloads in Two Years [Update]

Streaming music has become a big deal, with Apple jumping on the bandwagon last year with Apple Music, but apparently there are some bigger plans in the works.

Apple Meeting with Podcasters to Field Community Grievances

Apple Meeting with Podcasters to Field Community Grievances

Podcasts are sort of a big deal these days, and for podcasters out there making content for millions of people to enjoy, the community is quite large — and still growing.

Leaked iTunes 12.4 Screenshots Show Slightly Redesigned Interface with Improved Navigation

Leaked iTunes 12.4 Screenshots Show Slightly Redesigned Interface with Improved Navigation

Earlier this year, Apple’s Eddy Cue had promised that the Cupertino company is working on a slight redesign for iTunes to make Apple Music easier to use. The update was supposed to be a part of the OS X 10.11.4 update from Apple, but that never happened, as the update was seemingly delayed by Apple. Now, a source of MacRumors has shared some screenshots of iTunes 12.4 that gives us a look at the slightly redesigned interface.

Apple Music Isn’t Deleting Music Libraries From Your Hard Drive On Its Own

Apple Music Isn’t Deleting Music Libraries From Your Hard Drive On Its Own

The way in which Apple Music manages your music can be confusing, but you don’t have to worry about it deleting your library on its own. Despite recent reports, the service will never take it upon itself to remove tracks from your Mac’s hard drive. Here’s how it really works.

Drake’s New Album, ‘Views’, Now Available Exclusively on Apple Music and iTunes

Drake’s New Album, ‘Views’, Now Available Exclusively on Apple Music and iTunes

Drake’s latest album is now available for streaming exclusively on Apple Music. “Views,” which features 20 tracks, including the hit “Hotline Bling,” can also be purchased through iTunes for $13.99.

iTunes 12.3.3 Released with Support for iPhone SE and 9.7-Inch iPad Pro

iTunes 12.3.3 Released with Support for iPhone SE and 9.7-Inch iPad Pro

Following the release of iOS 9.3, tvOS 9.2, watchOS 2.2, and OS X El Capitan 10.11.4, Apple also released iTunes 12.3.3. The update adds support for syncing iTunes with the iPhone SE and the 9.7-inch iPad Pro, two new products that Apple unveiled earlier today at its ‘Let us loop you in’ event.

Where does iTunes store iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch Backups

Where does iTunes store iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch Backups

iTunes backups are one of the great mysteries of owning an iOS device — and since they end up taking up a lot of storage space it is quite important to know where to find them. In this tutorial, we show how you can find these elusive files. Once you know where the files are located, you can move them, delete them or try to extract their contents with a third-party application if needed. Read on to find out where these backups are stored on a Mac and a PC.

Apple launches ‘Podcasts Connect’ for easy management of podcasts

Apple launches ‘Podcasts Connect’ for easy management of podcasts

Apple silently launched ‘Podcasts Connect’ for podcasters who upload their podcasts on iTunes. The portal was launched by Apple earlier this month without any announcement, though it is sending out emails to users who upload podcasts on iTunes.

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.