Apple publishes ‘For Educators’ iTunes Section

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Apr 012015
 

Apple has published new section within iTunes that offers emphasizes on educational material. Then new resources include content such as books from iBooks, courses from Apple’s iTunes University, and even apps. Continue reading »

Apple announces its eighth annual iTunes Festival

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Jul 212014
 

Apple announces its eighth annual iTunes Festival event that will take place in London at the legendary Roadhouse. The event will last for 30-days and will run through the month of September. Continue reading »

Best Buy is now selling $100 iTunes gift cards for $85

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Jul 212014
 

Best Buy is selling $100 iTunes gift cards for just $85 for a limited time. Continue reading »

Apple introduces new “Soccer Fever” section in it’s iTunes Store

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Jun 112014
 

The 2014 FIFA World Cup begins June 12 and runs through July 13th. Apple has now added a new “Soccer Fever” section in its iTunes store that showcase a variety of apps that allows the user to follow the soccer matches and explore the country that is hosting, which is Brazil. Continue reading »

Snapchat app is updated with video calls and instant messaging

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May 012014
 

The purpose of the popular Snapchat app is to share brief moments with friends, which means all photos and videos will disappear after they have been seen, but still allow either you or your friends to save anything by tapping or taking a screenshot. The app has now been updated with instant messaging and live video calls. Continue reading »

Apple and UK ad agencies prepare for iTunes Radio launch

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Apr 152014
 

Hanna Allen,Omnicom Media Group’s head of UK marketing, tweeted Apple’s director of iAd Paul Wrighthas has met with media marketing agencies to discuss iTunes Radio iAd. Continue reading »

High Definition music downloads may soon be availbe in iTunes

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Apr 112014
 

It was reported earlier in the week that Apple is planning to renovate its iTunes Music Store to due to decline in music downloads. Music blogger Robert Hutton reported that Apple may be adding High Definition music downloads as well and Apple may announce this at the June WWDC. Continue reading »

Apple adds Rotten Tomatoes reviews to iTunes Movie Trailers app

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Mar 262014
 

Movie Trailers app is available for the iPhone and iPad and lets you watch new and exclusive HD movie previews  and now Apple has updated the app to version 1.4 and includes support for notifications and reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

The app was released in 2011 and Apple has been making improvements . The addition of Rotten Tomatoes reviews is a major improvement that lets users check movie reviews from the best critics. The new update also  includes  support for notifications that allows you to add a movie to a favorites list and be alerted when it arrives in theaters or debuts in iTunes. Continue reading »

Apple refunds recent in-app purchases made by children

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Mar 252014
 

Apple offering refunds for recent in-app purchases if they were made by a minor. This is one of several steps the company has taken in to curb inadvertent in-app purchases by children. The email sent to iTunes account owners gives instruction on how to receive a refund if a purchase inadvertently was made by a minor. You can login to your iTunes account and fill out a form.  Apple will process the request and give a refund if necessary. Continue reading »

Apple adds NPR news streaming service to iTunes

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Mar 242014
 

NPR’s channel, which should be live today, will offer a free stream, 24 hours a day, which mixes live news with segments from pre-recorded shows like “All Things Considered” and “The Diane Rehm Show.” NPR officials say that within weeks, some of the broadcaster’s local stations should begin offering their own channels, with a similar mix of live and taped news. Continue reading »