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Apple reportedly in talks of bringing movie rentals to iTunes shortly after their release in theaters

Cinephiles all over the world have reason to celebrate. Recently, there are rumors circulating online that Apple is currently in talks with Hollywood studios. The report comes from Bloomberg, who believes that the Cupertino, California-based company is keen on inking a deal with Hollywood studios. According to the report, Apple is hoping they could…

iTunes carrier billing now available in Belgium and Norway

Today Apple has expanded its carrier billing system in Belgium and Norway. This is in addition to Germany, Japan, Russia, Switzerland, Taiwan, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates. Of course, the feature is available on select carriers within the country. This feature allows customers to pay in the iTunes Store, App Store, iBooks Store, and even…

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:…