Apple releases iTunes 11.1.2 with support for OS X Mavericks [Direct Download links]

Apple releases iTunes 11.1.2 with support for OS X Mavericks [Direct Download links]

Shortly after updating its iPad product lineup and releasing OS X Mavericks, Apple has updated iTunes to version 11.1.2.

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Pandora CFO acknowledges iTunes Radio as “credible threat”, says iTunes detrimental to music industry

Pandora CFO acknowledges iTunes Radio as “credible threat”, says iTunes detrimental to music industry

Pandora is the internet’s biggest radio service, but is facing a lot of competition from all ends, including from Apple, with its new music streaming service iTunes Radio. In an interview with CNET, Pandora’s CFO Mike Herring spoke about how the company plans to react to iTunes Radio.

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Apple releases OS X 10.8.5 Supplemental Update, iTunes 11.1.1

Apple releases OS X 10.8.5 Supplemental Update, iTunes 11.1.1

Apple has just released OS X 10.8.5 Supplemental Update, which includes a number of bug fixes and iTunes 11.1.1.

Apple had seeded the updates to employees earlier in the week.

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Apple to premiere albums on iTunes Radio

Apple to premiere albums on iTunes Radio

Eddie Cue, Apple’s Senior Vice President of Internet Software and Services, who was responsible for last month’s iTunes Radio launch along with iOS 7, in an interview with Entertainment Weekly provided interesting details of how the company plans to use the music streaming service for album premieres.

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Pandora stock falls after Apple announces 11 Million iTunes Radio users

Pandora stock falls after Apple announces 11 Million iTunes Radio users

Apple announced on Monday morning that over 11 million customers have used iTunes Radio in the few days since launch. Apple’s new iTunes Radio launched this week alongside iOS 7, which Apple confirmed has been downloaded and installed on 200 million devices. This announcement sent Pandora’s stock tumbling 10% down to $24.26 at the close of the business day, according to Bloomberg.

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Apple releases iTunes 11.1 with support for iOS 7 and iTunes Radio [Update: Apple having server issues]

Apple releases iTunes 11.1 with support for iOS 7 and iTunes Radio [Update: Apple having server issues]

Just ahead of the iOS 7 final release, Apple has released the final version of iTunes 11.1 to the public. If you plan to upgrade your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch to iOS 7, then you should download and install iTunes 11.1.

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Apple tweaks App Store webpages for iOS 7-style app icons

Apple tweaks App Store webpages for iOS 7-style app icons

Apple made a lot of changes in iOS 7, one of them was the shape of app icons which went from being a simple roundrect to a more complex shape known as superellipse. As you can see below, the change makes iOS icons appear more curved.

We have just discovered that Apple has updated the App Store web previews for iOS7-style icons.

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Download 6 iTunes Festival songs for free from the Apple Store app

Download 6 iTunes Festival songs for free from the Apple Store app

Apple is giving away 6 songs by artists performing at the ongoing iTunes Festival in London for free via the recently updated Apple Store app.

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Apple’s Back to School promo offers iTunes albums for $6.99 and $7.99

Apple’s Back to School promo offers iTunes albums for $6.99 and $7.99

As a part of its “Back to School” promotion, Apple is offering 10 popular albums on iTunes at a discounted price of $6.99.

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Apple starts training support staff for iOS 7, iTunes Radio

Apple starts training support staff for iOS 7, iTunes Radio

Apple has started training its AppleCare support staff on the upcoming changes and features in the iOS 7 update, due to be released sometime next month. The company expects a lot of support calls from customers who’ve updated their devices to iOS 7 and found that everything has changed.

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