New concept imagines a much-needed iTunes redesign

New concept imagines a much-needed iTunes redesign

Brye Kobayashi, a designer, posted a new concept that reimagines the look of iTunes on OS X that addresses many navigation and usability issues, and brings the design in line with the new iOS 7 design language.

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Apple negotiating paid deals with ISPs for CDN to deliver iTunes, iCloud and App Store content

Apple negotiating paid deals with ISPs for CDN to deliver iTunes, iCloud and App Store content

Apple has been working on building its own Content Delivery Network (CDN) to speedily deliver digital content like music, videos, apps, software updates etc., to customers all over the world. For this, it has started negotiating with ISPs in the US.

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Apple releases iTunes 11.2.1 to fix /Users folder disappearing issue

Apple releases iTunes 11.2.1 to fix /Users folder disappearing issue

We told you about an issue with the OS X 10.9.3 update yesterday, that caused the /Users folder to disappear from Finder. Turns out the issue was actually due to iTunes 11.2, released on the same day, and Apple has released an update to fix the issue.

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Apple releases iTunes 11.2 with improved Podcast browsing

Apple releases iTunes 11.2 with improved Podcast browsing

Along with OS X Mavericks 10.9.3, Apple also released an update to iTunes for Mac and Windows that improves Podcast browsing to iOS devices and other improvements.

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Apple may overhaul iTunes to reverse declining music downloads

Apple may overhaul iTunes to reverse declining music downloads

Apple’s iTunes Radio saw an uptick in adoption shortly after launch, but the service has failed to garner significant interest among consumers who listen for a short time, but don’t buy the music they hear. As a result, Apple may overhaul its iTunes music store for the first time in more than decade, claims a report in Billboard.

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Steve Jobs biopic back on Netflix as subtitle issue foils earlier launch

Steve Jobs biopic back on Netflix as subtitle issue foils earlier launch

If you didn’t watch Ashton Kutcher’s portrayal of Steve Jobs in independent film, Jobs, now is your chance if you are a Netfix subscriber. Directed by Joshua Michael Stern, the film is available to stream to iOS and Mac users for those who $7.99 a month for unlimited streaming. The title appeared briefly yesterday on the streaming service and was quickly pulled by Netflix due to issues with the subtitles, reports 9to5Mac.

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Apple may launch streaming music service, bring iTunes app to Android

Apple may launch streaming music service, bring iTunes app to Android

Apple reportedly is looking to boost its lagging music sales by adding an on-demand streaming radio service that would compete with Spotify, Rdio and Beats Audio. The company is allegedly talking to senior music label executives about this endeavor, reports Billboard, which cites as its source three people familiar with the talks.

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Upcoming version of iTunes may restore local Contact and Calendar syncing

Upcoming version of iTunes may restore local Contact and Calendar syncing


As noted by 9to5Mac, Apple today seeded a new version of OS X Mavericks to its employees. The latest version, 10.9.3, includes iTunes 11.1.6 beta, which restores a local syncing feature removed when Apple debuted OS X Mavericks.

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Apple releases iTunes 11.1.5 with improvements and crash fix

Apple releases iTunes 11.1.5 with improvements and crash fix

Apple today released a minor update to iTunes, bumping its version number to 11.1.5. The update improves compatibility with iBooks for Mac and fixes a bug that could cause iTunes to unexpectedly quit.

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