1. Blogs
    September 24th, 2014 by Caitlin McGarry
    Why Apple needs Beats Music to keep its street cred

    Apple isn’t shutting down Beats Music, the US streaming music service it snagged as part of its US$3 billion deal to acquire Beats Electronics,...

  2. Help
    September 22nd, 2014 by Kirk McElhearn
    iTunes: When is it better to store apps and music in the cloud?

    Recent news is dominated by the iPhone 6 and iOS 8, but not everything in the Apple universe revolves around its latest releases. I have three burning...

  3. Help
    September 12th, 2014 by Kirk McElhearn
    How to hide the free U2 album from your iTunes library

    It was either mighty nice of Apple, or a big marketing gamble, to give everyone in the world a copy of the new U2 album. But not everyone likes U2....

  4. News
    September 10th, 2014 by Christopher Breen
    The iPod classic plays its last

    “My time has passed. Ain’t nothin’ for it.” Justified’s Mags Bennett’s hardscrabble acceptance of the inevitable loss of youth and relevance...

  5. News
    September 10th, 2014 by Brad Chacos
    U2 releases new, full album ‘Songs of Innocence’ for free exclusively on iTunes

    Apple CEO Tim Cook teased that he had “one more thing” up his sleeve before introducing the Apple Watch at Apple’s gargantuan...

  6. Help
    September 8th, 2014 by Christopher Breen
    Phone-less two-factor authentication, exporting iPhoto, iTunes and “Other”

    Plenty of great questions slip through our mail slot, but the reply to some of them is so brief that they don’t merit a full-page entry. From time...

  7. Help
    August 25th, 2014 by Kirk McElhearn
    iTunes: Encoding miracles and missing audiobook chapters

    It’s easy to forget that some of the technology we use is, to paraphrase a great author, nearly indistinguishable from voodoo. One reader wrote...

  8. News
    August 13th, 2014 by Harry Tunnecliffe
    Apple honours the late Robin Williams with iTunes Store section, tribute page

    In the wake of the tragic death of influential actor and comedian Robin Williams, Apple has added a ‘Remembering Robin Williams’ feature...

  9. Help
    August 11th, 2014 by Kirk McElhearn
    iTunes: Moving your iTunes library, holiday specials and WAV vs AIFF

    It may be the cold days of winter, but questions to the iTunes Guy are still coming strong. This week, I look at three questions. I explain how to...

  10. Help
    July 28th, 2014 by Kirk McElhearn
    Ask the iTunes Guy: Should you re-rip your CDs?

    Sometimes, what seems like a good idea turns out to have unexpected consequences. One reader wrote in about album art that wasn’t syncing to his...

  11. News
    July 22nd, 2014 by Jonathan Stewart
    Apple announces line-up for eighth UK iTunes Festival

    Apple announced the line-up for the eighth UK iTunes Festival in London overnight, with a number of the world’s top artists performing across...

  12. Blogs
    July 16th, 2014 by Ted Landau
    With iPhoto’s demise, writing may be on the wall for iLife

    Apple’s iLife consumer-level suite of apps has changed dramatically over the years. It has contained as few as three apps and as many as six. It’s...

  13. Help
    July 16th, 2014 by Kirk McElhearn
    Ask the iTunes Guy: Inconsistent buttons and faulty gapless playback

    iTunes has many quirks and inconstancies. In this week’s column, I look at a few of them. Why do Next and Previous buttons display only sometimes...

  14. Help
    July 9th, 2014 by Kirk McElhearn
    iTunes: Changing tags and missing movies

    Why on earth does iTunes sometimes change the tags of content in your library? Can you back up your iOS devices to a different folder than the default...

  15. Help
    July 1st, 2014 by Christopher Breen
    How to sync both ringtones and iTunes Match music

    Reader Aaron Landers is confused by an element of iTunes syncing. He writes: I have some songs on my iPhone that I’ve downloaded via iTunes Match....

  16. News
    July 1st, 2014 by Dan Moren
    iTunes U update will bring course creation, management to iPad

    It may be holiday time, but teachers and students still got a tip of the hat overnight, as Apple announced changes to its iTunes U system. The improvements...

  17. Help
    June 19th, 2014 by Kirk McElhearn
    Four ways to delete iOS apps

    If you’re like most iOS users, you have lots of apps. It’s all too tempting and all too easy to buy new ones (or download free ones) from the...

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