1. Blogs
    September 29th, 2014 by Keith White
    Hands on with Band-in-a-Box 2014

    Over the last few days I’ve been playing with the latest version of Band-in-a-Box (BiaB) which is 2014 for Mac. It’s probably the most significant...

  2. 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,...

  3. Blogs
    September 19th, 2014 by Christopher Breen
    Imagining Apple’s future digital media format

    Having a reasonably undiluted Irish heritage, I can attest that not all of us have the fabled ‘gift of gab.’ So when U2’s Bono recently...

  4. 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...

  5. Help
    August 6th, 2014 by Andrea Pejrolo
    Record, mix and release a professional recording on your iPad

    The iPad has become an incredible tool for musicians who wish to quickly and confidently record and produce live music on their tablet. Recently,...

  6. Help
    August 6th, 2014 by Andrea Pejrolo
    Make your iPad into a professional recording studio

    Since the introduction of the iPad in 2010, I have dreamed of the day when I could walk into a studio and record, produce and mix a live band using...

  7. 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...

  8. Blogs
    July 22nd, 2014 by Kirk McElhearn
    Elegy for the iPod, the device that transformed Apple

    I hold a small metal device in my hands and twirl my finger on a circular controller, navigating the menus on my iPod classic. I haven’t done this...

  9. Help
    July 7th, 2014 by Christopher Breen
    Stream your musical performances across the internet with Nicecast

    A musical reader is anxious to perform to a remote audience and writes: I know you’re a musician and I’m hoping you can answer this one for me....

  10. App Guide
    July 3rd, 2014 by Christopher Breen
    iReal Pro 5.1

    At the risk of giving away the secrets of musicians everywhere, there are bound volumes of (sometimes legal) musical scores called ‘fake books.’...

  11. 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....

  12. Help
    June 11th, 2014 by Kirk McElhearn
    iTunes: Four ways to control your media

    iTunes lets you control your music playback from its window, but if you don’t want the full interface visible while you listen to music, there are...

  13. Blogs
    May 30th, 2014 by Dan Frakes
    iOS 8 changes we’d like to see: FaceTime, Maps, Messages, Music

    Next week is Apple’s annual developer conference, where in all likelihood we’ll get a preview of iOS 8, the next version of Apple’s mobile OS....

  14. News
    May 29th, 2014 by Jonathan Stewart
    Apple’s Eddy Cue, Jimmy Iovine discuss new Beats partnership

    Apple’s internet software and services chief Eddy Cue and Beats CEO Jimmy Iovine sat down at the inaugural Code conference to discuss the future...

  15. Gadget Guide
    April 29th, 2014 by Macworld Australia Staff
    Rocki Play

    The US$49 Rocki is a dongle that attaches to your old speakers, transforming them into a wireless Bluetooth speaker system. It works by directly connecting...

  16. News
    March 24th, 2014 by Zach Miners
    Twitter kills its music app, which never got much play

    Twitter’s mobile music app, launched last year amid a crowded market for online music services, is being shut down, Twitter said on Friday. Twitter...

  17. Features
    March 19th, 2014 by Adam Turner
    Running a blended household: Convincing Apple and rival technology to coexist

    Life may be good inside Apple’s walled garden, but things quickly become complicated if you’re forced to run a technologically blended household....

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