1. News
    Apple staffing up with radio music programmers

    If you fancy yourself as a genre expert (or, as one commenter on the MacRumors.com website pointed out, what we used to call a DJ), Apple is hiring...

  2. Blogs
    Apple raises bet in poker game with Microsoft over mobile productivity

    Apple yesterday poked the bear that is Microsoft by announcing that it would give away its trio of iWork productivity apps to buyers of new iOS 7-compatible...

  3. Help
    More on playlists and syncing music to an iPod shuffle

    I get lots of questions about playlists: how to create them, how to work with them and how to organise them. In this week’s column, I look at several...

  4. App Guide
    Nasturtium Player

    Nasturtium Player 1.0.6 is a YouTube and music player that lets you create hours of playlists without the hassle of switching apps or windows. You...

  5. News
    Breaking deals, Apple sued over missing Breaking Bad episodes

    Seeing as Breaking Bad is all about an ordinary law-abiding guy forced by an untenable situation to travel to the dark side and start living (and...

  6. App Guide
    Vox

    Those fed up with iTunes – either its interface or its lack of support for niche audio formats – should take a look at Coppertino’s free Vox....

  7. News
    Jawbone unveils Jambox Mini, an even more portable Bluetooth speaker

    First there was the Jambox. Then, there was the Big Jambox. And this week, Jawbone unveiled its third portable Bluetooth speaker: the Mini Jambox....

  8. App Guide
    Musique

    When listening to music on your computer, you can go several different ways. The first is to use a huge, well-known music player such as iTunes or...

  9. Help
    iTunes tagging basics and tips

    Items in your iTunes library need tags, or bits of information that identify them and help iTunes organise and sort them properly. These tags (aka...

  10. App Guide
    Tunesify

    iTunes and QuickTime can convert a variety of audio files to other formats, but not all of them. You need plug-ins in order to convert file formats...

  11. Reviews
    Flash Professional CC: solid improvements but no flashy new features

    Absent flashy, headline-grabbing new features, Adobe’s updates for Flash Professional CC are simply improvements to the program’s existing...

  12. Blogs
    The problem with Apple IDs

    Our Apple IDs are crucial to many of the Apple services we rely on: all the content we buy via iTunes, all our data stored in iCloud, communications...

  13. Help
    How to view your iPhoto images on an Apple TV

    Reader HS would love to see his photos on his Apple TV, but can’t. He writes: “I’ve recently returned from a trip to Australia with a lot...

  14. Help
    The lazy man’s guide to streaming iTunes movies to your iPad

    Reader Paul Inglis is interested in transferring media wirelessly to his iPad. He writes: OK, I’m lazy. But my Mac is upstairs and I’m downstairs...

  15. Help
    The iTunes Guy: sort artists by last name and find missing digital booklets

    This week’s column is a grab bag, where I look at a number of interesting questions about Genius, sorting albums by an artist’s last name, finding...

  16. Help
    Bugs & Fixes: back up to avoid iPhone disasters

    Much too often, I get a phone call with a plea for help that goes something like this recent one: “I dropped my iPhone and now it’s broken....

  17. Help
    Fact or fiction: nine iPhone and iPad battery-saving techniques tested

    iPads and iPhones make great travel companions. These devices offer quick access to step-by-step directions, public transit information, email on...

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