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The Rolling Stones Hit Number 1 on iTunes (First Time Ever) with Spectacular Quarantine Anthem “Living in a Ghost Town”

The Rolling Stones haven’t had a number 1 hit probably since 1981’s “Start Me Up.” They’ve had scattershot singles since then– they were never a great singles ch…

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What Was Your First iTunes Download?

As we prepare for iTunes’s ascent to the great trash bin in the sky, let us remember it for what it truly was: a documented library of our most embarrassing music choices.

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Apple is finally going to put iTunes out of its misery

A little more than 18 years after Steve Jobs first introduced Apple’s iTunes software at the 2001 Macworld Expo in San Francisco, pointing to a “music revolution” that was underwa…

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Apple May Be Planning to Break Up iTunes With New Music and Podcast Apps for Mac - MacRumors

With the launch of macOS 10.15, Apple may be planning to release separate Music and Podcasts apps for the Mac, according to developer Steve...

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Are Your Tunes Safe? Apple and the Curious Case of the Missing Music | Other World Computing Blog

Over the past few weeks, there’s been a lot of buzz about Apple Music allegedly and mysteriously removing tunes from the iTunes libraries of a small number of people. The Internet being what it is, this got blown up into “Apple Music is deleting iTunes libraries” and unnecessarily concerned a lot of people.

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Cracking the Mystery of the Missing iTunes Files - The New York Times

Apple’s iTunes software cannot play song files that have been moved or deleted, but the program tells you where to look for the lost tracks.

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Apple to Close Down Beats Music In Two Weeks

Beats Music is finally closing down: The Apple-owned music subscription service will cease operations on Nov. 30. Users were informed of the deadline with a post on the Beats Music support website, which said that remaining subscriptions will be canceled

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Affirmations? on the App Store on iTunes

Need a supportive, subversive, or often meaningless affirmation? This application will deliver a dose of what you need to reach your zen state. Click open and touch the feel button to get your wisdom. Facebook to share this affirmation with your friends and family.

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Apple Wins Antitrust Lawsuit Regarding Allegedly Deleted iPod Songs | News | Pitchfork

Jury found that software updates accused of removing songs purchased from rival services actually improved user experience

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Apple announces iTunes Best of 2014: apps, music, movies, TV shows and books | 9to5Mac

Apple has announced its favorite apps, music, movies, TV shows and books of the year, with Elevate - Brain Training declared iPhone App of the Year while number puzzle game Threes! won iPhone Game ...

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'Star Wars' Trailer On iTunes Friday

The 88 seconds of footage will drop on iTunes as well as in select theaters as previously announced.

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U2 Releases New Album for Free on iTunes | Variety

Apple is giving away U2’s new album, “Songs of Innocence,” for free exclusively on its iTunes store through Oct. 13.

The company made the announcement after the band performed at the end of the company’s two-hour press event, where it unveiled larger iPhones and the first Apple Watch, its foray into the wearable tech market.