Tag Archives: iTunes

Apple acknowledges iOS 10 iTunes backup are less secure than previously

iOS forensics company Elcomsoft has revealed that iOS backups via iTunes are much easer to crack with iOS 10 than with previous versions of iOS. The security hole seems to be due to a new password verification method in iOS 10. Apparently, in iOS 10, the OS “skips certain security checks” that were present on previous versions of iOS, which would allow…

One-day sale: Get 10 movies for $10 on iTunes

Today Apple is celebrating its ten years of iTunes Movies by making movie bundles available for only $10. The bundles have titles from five major studios across several different genres. Each bundle has 10 movies each, making the movies effectively $1/each. The full list of movies can be found below. Sony Pictures 10-film Digital HD movie bundle:…

Apple releases iTunes 12.4.1 to the public

Apple today has released iTunes 12.4.1 to the public. The new release comes several weeks after the release of iTunes 12.4, and is mainly a bug fix release. It’s still unknown whether or not Apple has fixed it’s longstanding music deletion bug when subscribed to Apple Music. This release focuses on how iTunes handles up next and crossfade. Here’s…

Apple releases iTunes 12.4 with some new design tweaks

Apple today has released the long awaited iTunes 12.4. The new release comes seven months after the release of iTunes 12.3, and adds some welcome design tweaks, which was rumored earlier this month. Today’s update may also add some new safeguards that could help prevent iTunes from deleting music from your library without your knowledge. While the new…

Apple acknowledges music deletion bug, iTunes update imminent

Today, Apple has officially acknowledged that some users are having an issue where unrecoverable music is being deleted from users libraries. The company says they will be pushing an iTunes update next week with ‘safeguards’ that will prevent this from happening in the future. However, Apple states that it cannot reproduce this issue in-hosue, so…