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iTunes Match users: it might be time to switch to Google Play Music

by Gizmoration February 26, 2015
It’s not often that Google can be said to incontrovertibly one-up Apple in anything but search, but the company just scored a small but sizable advantage over Cupertino in at least one regard: music storage space. On Wednesday, Google expanded… Read more ›

Apple might hit reset on iTunes when it launches new streaming service

by Gizmoration February 25, 2015
It’s not uncommon for Apple to relaunch iTunes every now and then, but the next iTunes redesign could be a drastic shift with a new focus on streaming. This is tied to rumors about Apple’s streaming music service, which will allegedly combine iTunes Radio and Beats Music into one Apple-run streaming platform. The iPad Pro [...]

9to5Toys Lunch Break: iTunes gift cards 20% off, Lumsing speaker & car charger $25, Wired magazine $5, more

by Gizmoration February 24, 2015
Keep up with the best gear and deals on the web by signing up for the 9to5Toys Newsletter. Also, be sure to check us out on: Twitter, RSS Feed, Facebook, Google+ and Safari push notifications. Today’s can’t miss deals: iTunes gift cards 20% off w/ email delivery from PayPal: $ 100 for $ 80 or $ 50 for $ 40 Lumsing 4-port USB wall [...]

iTunes and AOL end their love affair

by Gizmoration February 24, 2015
Many of us have had AOL accounts throughout the years, but if you’re still using your AOL account to log into iTunes, you’re soon to be S-O-L: Apple has just announced that customers who use an AOL username to sign-in… Read more ›

Apple finally dropping support in March for logging into iTunes via AOL

by Gizmoration February 23, 2015
Image from 2009, when some people still used AOL Several years late, Apple is finally dropping support for logging into the iTunes Store, App Store, and iBookstore via an AOL username and password. Apple has emailed users with AOL accounts attached to iTunes to indicate that login support will end on March 31, 2015. Users [...]

Apple’s hiring a music journalist and plans to expand its editorial efforts on iTunes

by Gizmoration February 23, 2015
Earlier this month, Apple poached DJ Zane Lowe from BBC Radio One for an undisclosed role at its Cupertino HQ. Now it’s after another hire with a background in talking about music and pop culture. It’s currently advertising for an editorial producer, based in London, and asks for someone with “specific expertise in music journalism” who is [...]

iTunes adds Chinese New Years section for apps, movies and books

by Gizmoration February 19, 2015
The Year of the Goat is finally upon us and to celebrate the start of the Chinese New Year, Apple has curated a special section in iTunes full of apps, movies, books, and music to mark the special occasion. iTunes’… Read more ›

Apple releases iTunes 12.1.1 update for Windows w/ playback improvements, Outlook syncing fixes, more

by Gizmoration February 18, 2015
After releasing iTunes 12.1 in January adding a Notification Center widget for OS X Yosemite users on the Mac, Apple has released a minor update to iTunes 12.1 specifically for Windows users. According to the release notes, iTunes 12.1.1 addresses an issue that caused audio playback to glitch while also improving syncing between Outlook and [...]

Taylor Swift’s ‘1989’ bonus tracks coming to iTunes

by Gizmoration February 17, 2015
Taylor Swift announced last night that she is making the bonus tracks from her insanely popular newest album ‘1989’ available on iTunes. This morning, Swift released the first bonus track, “Wonderland” on iTunes, with two more still to come. “You Are In Love” is the next bonus track on the album and was produced by Jack [...]

Apple Executives Mingled at Pre-Grammy Party Amid Discussions on Future of Beats and iTunes

by Gizmoration February 17, 2015
While the Grammy Awards happened last weekend, information on a few Apple-related conversations happening at and around Clive Davis’ pre-Grammy party are just now beginning to emerge, reports Billboard. Representing Apple at the gala were Tim Cook, Eddy Cue, Jimmy Iovine and iTunes VP Robert Kondrk, with the Apple executives chatting with a number of [...]

Apple scores BBC DJ Zane Lowe to work on iTunes Radio

by Gizmoration February 17, 2015
After more than a decade at BBC Radio 1, well-known DJ personality Zane Lowe has taken a job with Apple in Cupertino, California. Although the five-time Radio Academy Award winner hasn’t said what he’ll be doing at Apple, he will reportedly… Read more ›

BBC Radio DJ Zane Lowe Joining Apple’s iTunes Radio Effort

by Gizmoration February 17, 2015
Noted DJ Zane Lowe, who has headed up BBC Radio 1’s popular evening new music show for over a decade, is leaving the broadcaster next month to join Apple, reports BBC News. Lowe has won a number of awards for his radio show and other work over the years, and was nominated for a Grammy [...]
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Google Play Store Has Now More Apps Than Apple’s iTunes

by Gizmoration January 16, 2015
Apple’s App Store. Google Play ended 2014 with 1.43 million apps, compared to App Store’s 1.21 million apps. According to appFigures, for the first time Google Play has outnumbered App Store. In a report titled “App Stores Growth Accelerates in 2014″, the company has published a growth chart showing how the three major app stores [...]

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Xiaomi Unveils Phablet To Compete With iPhone 6 Plus

by DRajon January 15, 2015
Xiaomi has emerged as world’s most powerful startup recently. It is standing in the third position in terms of sales. It came up with affordable air purifier, An IP camera, a smart light bulb, and the Redmi 2 and now it’s going to bring out something which competes with iPhone 6 plus. The high-end phablet [...]
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Reach79: The Case That Boosts Your’s iPhone Reception

by Gizmoration January 14, 2015
Reach79 is one of the most interesting products to come out at CES this year. A company called Antenna79 has launched this product, a case claimed to boost cellular signals for the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus. According to the company, each Reach79 case is embedded with a micro-thin, gold-plated antenna that works to increase your smartphone’s signal [...]

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Apple iPhone 6S Or iPhone 7: What To Expect?

by Ranjan Yadavon January 13, 2015
Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus have already set the mobile handset market on fire. In the midst of this, there is an air coming about the next from Apple, i.e. iPhone 6S, iPhone 7. So what can we expect to be coming from the revolutionary mobile handset company? Sources indicate that the iPhone [...]

ChargeTech is World’s Smallest Phone Charger

by Ranjan Yadavon January 8, 2015
ChargeTech is the world’s smallest phone charger developed in Newport Beach, California by a company known as CHARGEALL under the leadership of Jeffrey Maganis. It is twice as fast and half the size, having two USB ports. The ChargeTech dual USB wall charger is small, and capable of charging your iPhone 6/6+ in double the [...]
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Apple Clears iPod Anticompetitive Conduct Litigation

by Ranjan Yadavon January 6, 2015
Apple Inc. has recently won over the antitrust charge of having illegally stopping the iPod iTunes users from playing music from services other than iTunes on their iPods. Apple has challenged the century old notion that “big” is deemed to be bad for consumers and that “competition” is always good. Apple has in fact succeeded highly [...]


iPhones, iPads, iTouch Get iPocket USB Drive

by Ranjan Yadavon December 26, 2014
iPocket Drive is a USB hard drive with an Apple Lightning connector that doubles your iPhone storage. The device comes from Franklin, Tennessee, United States and is brought to you by The Power Company. The iPocket Drive or iPD lets you quickly and safely move all your movies, music, documents, and files to devices like [...]
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Apogee One Gives Your iPhone & iPad Superb Audio Performance

by Ranjani Sastryon December 17, 2014
iPad, iPhone and Mac are the best portable DAC and headphone amp in the market, and they have now got Apogee One to further compliment the experience. Apogee One can easily plug into an iOS device, like iPad, iPhones and needs no external power to play. It gives a superb audio performance and is built [...]