iTunes Is Coming to the Windows Store, but Still No Non-Edge Browsers

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Microsoft announced yesterday that iTunes will come to the Windows Store with Windows 10 S, but don’t hold your breath waiting for Chrome or Firefox.

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Apple's Books, Movies Fall Victim to Chinese Crackdown


The Chinese government ordered Apple to shut down its iBooks and iTunes Movies services in the country, according to news reports published last week. China’s State Administration of Press, Publication, Radio, Film and Television reportedly called for the closure. The government in February announced a policy banning all foreign media from publishing in China without direct approval. The crackdown was scheduled to go into effect in March, and the government reportedly informed Apple that it would have to adhere to the new rules.

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Apple hopes to get its books, movies back online in China

Apple Inc. said Friday it hopes to resume its online iTunes and iBooks services in China, where they were recently shut down less than seven months after being launched.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/04/22/apple-hopes-to-get-its-books-movies-back-online-in-china.html

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Apple's iTunes Movies, iBooks Store go dark in China 6 months after launch

Article Image Chinese consumers looking to buy a movie or e-book through Apple’s iTunes services found themselves out of luck on Friday, as both stores went offline without explanation.

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Reviled People-Rating App Slithers Into Action


With its reputation preceding it, Peeple on Monday launched on the iTunes App Store. The goal of the app is to help people better understand each other, according to the company. It was designed for people who need to display their reputation to others, including freelancers, business owners, employees, teachers and coaches. Peeple users can leverage social media platforms to share the recommendations they receive. Users also can link their profiles to their resumes.

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Apple activates weekly App Analytics emails for devs, admits screen color management app onto iOS App Store

Article Image Apple on Monday announced a new iTunes Connect feature that lets developers opt in to weekly App Analytics updates via email, while approving screen temperature and brightness management app FlexBright for iOS App Store sale.

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iTunes, App Store, & Apple TV services hit by new outage [u]

Article Image The iTunes Store, the iOS and Mac App Stores, and even the Apple TV were among services affected by a midday outage on Thursday, leaving some people unable to reach them or make purchases. [Updated]

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What's next for Apple in 2016: New features & apps for Apple TV

Article Image Ten years after Apple’s first attempt to bring iTunes and cloud content to the TV, the company has introduced a new tvOS platform to power the future of its Apple TV vision for the living room. Here’s what to expect in 2016 as the company begins building on its new media platform.

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Apple assigns App Store oversight to Phil Schiller in apparent nod to developer issues

Article Image Apple’s decision to split its App Stores out of Eddy Cue’s iTunes and iCloud oversight and instead assign them to Phil Schiller, its head of worldwide marketing, appears to based on an effort to differentiate platform management of developers’ interactive apps from the reselling of static content from media holders, and to handle each appropriately.

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Apple enhances classical music browsing in Apple Music with iTunes update

Article Image Apple on Friday released a minor update for the OS X version of iTunes, adding enhanced classical music listening options for the company’s streaming Apple Music service that bring it in line with Music on iOS.

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Apple expands iTunes carrier billing options to Russia's Beeline

Article Image Russian iPhone owners can now bill iTunes purchases to their carrier, instead of having to pay via a credit or debit card, a report said on Thursday.

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Apple's iTunes Store & App Store hit by second outage in two days [u]

Article Image Visitors to the iTunes Store and iOS App Store encountered an outage on Tuesday, Apple’s second such incident in as many days. [Updated]

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iTunes Connect iOS app updates with push notifications for content status

Article Image Apple updated its iTunes Connect client for iOS on Tuesday, bolting on a notification system for developers, publishers and others who need to keep up with their submissions.

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Apple redesigns iTunes Connect, updates Apple Store app for iPhone 6s

Article Image Ahead of Friday’s iPhone 6s release, Apple pushed out a redesigned iTunes Connect content management Web tool for developers, and issued an updated Apple Store app with support for iOS 9 and iPhone 6s features like 3D Touch.

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Apple Music seen as gateway for streaming TV service, may need 30M subscribers to succeed

The recent launch of Apple Music –?while important to the future development of iTunes — is also thought to be part of a larger effort to push consumers toward Apple’s long-rumored web television service by softening the ground for monthly subscriptions.

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Apple's online store services down for some users [u]

Users of Apple’s online store services, which include iTunes, the iOS and Mac App Stores, the iBooks Store and Volume Purchase Program assets, saw unexpected outages on Monday due to an as-yet-unknown problem.

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iTunes 12.2.2 makes enhancements to Apple Music, Connect, Beats 1

In tandem with iOS 8.4.1 and OS X 10.10.5, Apple on Thursday also released iTunes 12.2.2, making some minor improvements to Apple Music, Connect, and Beats 1, while simultaneously solving problems with browsing local libraries.

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iTunes 12.2.1 solves problem with iTunes Match tracks converted to Apple Music DRM

Apple on Monday released iTunes 12.2.1, fixing a critical problem that would cause tracks matched via iTunes Match to be converted to Apple Music content instead.

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