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iTunes 12.3.1 released with stability and performance improvements

Along with the slew of other updates coming out of Apple this morning, iTunes has been updated to version 12.3.1. The update is a minor one as the only thing listed in the change log is stability and performance improvements. The update can be found by laughing the Mac App Store and heading to the updates tab. iTunes 12.3.1 is the first update in…

Apple releases iTunes 12.2.2 with Apple Music fixes

Alongside iOS 8.4.1 and OS X 10.10.5, Apple has also pushed an update to iTunes, bringing it to version 12.2.2. This latest update contains Apple Music fixes. – Click on the Beats 1 banner to see what’s currently on, or view a complete broadcast schedule so you never miss a show – You can now view a list of the artists you’re following on Apple Music -…

Apple releases iOS 8.4.1 to the public

Today Apple releases iOS 8.4.1 to the public. The software update comes about six weeks since the initial iOS 8.4 update was released, alongside Apple Music. The build number for today’s release is 12H321 and can be downloaded via iTunes on your computer, or via an over-the-air update on your iOS device. Through testing iOS 8.4.1, there wasn’t…

Apple releases 1.0.4 software update to iPod nano

With a small subset of users using the device, Apple has pushed a software update to its latest iPod nano, bringing the version number to 1.0.4. Though, the update doesn’t seem to bring any major features, more of a bug fix update. The software update can be found for Apple’s iPod 7th generation iPod nano via iTunes. Plug in your lightning cable to…

UK High Court ruling makes iTunes Match, Apple Music, Time Machine and ripping CDs to iTunes illegal

Uh oh, the UK High Court may have pushed it a bit too far as one of their rulings have effectively made ripping CDs to iTunes, iTunes Match, Apple Music and even Time Machine (because it backs up said files) illegal. To take it a step further, TorrentFreak has confirmed with the UK Intellectual Property Office that the ruling is “really is as dumb as it…

Unreleased iPod touch, nano and shuffle colors spotted in iTunes 12.2

Apple could be refreshing its iPod lineup with some new colors if an image found within the latest version of iTunes is any indication. The iTunes 12.2 update released yesterday that brought Apple Music to the Mac reveals unreleased iPod touch, nano and shuffle colors when an iPod is plugged in via USB for the first time. The dark blue iPod touch,…

Apple releases iTunes 12.2 with Apple Music and Beats 1 support

Earlier today, Apple released iOS 8.4 which included the all-new Music app featuring its Apple Music streaming service and Beats 1 global radio station and a new version of OS X, 10.10.4. Absent from that update to OS X was a new version of iTunes with the same Apple Music features. Until now. Apple has just pushed out a new version of iTunes with 12.2…

Apple’s streaming music service is here: Apple Music

Apple’s long awaited and oft-rumored streaming music service has been officially announced today at WWDC in San Francisco. “Music is such an important part of our lives and our culture. We’ve had a long relationship with music at Apple.” Dubbed Apple Music, the Cupertino company took wraps off its new offering which will be tightly integrated…