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Shazam Brings Always-On Music and TV Recognition to Mac With Free Menu Bar App
Music recognition service Shazam , which was one of the early App Store hits and has continued to see good success on mobile platforms, is now bringing its services to the desktop in the form of the first music, TV show, and ad recognition app for Mac.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Xilisoft iPhone Magic 5.6.2 Build 20140521
Xilisoft iPhone Magic is a feature-rich software application that you can use to transfer files between iPhones and computers.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
K Alliance Releases New iPad App for iOS 7
K Alliance today released its first course, Excel 2010 Basic, on iTunes. With this launch, K Alliance has now enabled Apple users to benefit from their select IT and desktop applications training courses from their mobile device.
International Business Times
Apple Acquires Swell for $30M for ITunes with Samsung on Hiring...
For 30 million dollars, Apple bought Swell. Analysts expect Apple to shut down the app although the Swell team will move on to Itunes radio and Beats' streaming audio options for enhanced services.
Sirius XM: Comparing Apples To Oranges
As of late there has been a lot of noise circulating Sirius XM and how "competitors" are going to steal significant market share.
The Unofficial Apple Weblog (TUAW)
iPhone 101: How to request a refund from the App Store for mistaken purchases
We've all done it -- you are browsing through the App Store and inadvertently purchase an app that you really didn't intend to buy.
Apple TV adds Fox Now, CNBC and more
Apple TV has gained a jolt of new content this morning, with an update for the set-top box bringing four new sources including FOX NOW.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Cult of Mac Blog
Europe says yes to Apple's $3 billion acquisition of Beats
The European Commission today gave its approval to Apple's $3 billion takeover of Beats Electronics and Beats Music.
Silicon Alley Insider
10 Things In Tech You Need To Know This Morning
The app will be shut down. Swell created personalized listening streams. Swell's team could be used to augment iTunes Radio and Beats' streaming audio options.
Apple Close to Acquiring Radio Streaming Service Swell for $30 Million
Apple is close to acquiring talk radio curation service Swell for about $30 million, reports Re/code .
Sun Jul 27, 2014
The Motley Fool
Is Apple Really a Threat to Sirius XM?
Apple is a powerful company with a lot of customers and a lot of money to spend.
This week in Pop Music: Performers for iTunes Festival, Hilary Duff,...
This week in Pop Music: Maroon 5 and Sam Smith will perform at 2014's iTunes Festival, Hilary Duff is set to release a new single and a new album, Pharrell Williams' has Miley Cyrus in a new music video, and Nick Jonas' has a new single called "Chains."
The New Zealand Herald
Apple Watch: Cook's books - some numbers for you
First of all - this one: I'm nearly up to 500 Apple Watch posts, but I'm not going to make it to 500.
Apple snaps up BookLamp to boost its ebook offerings
Over the weekend news has broken about another Apple acquisition, this time involving ebooks.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
The Daily Beast and Instrument Partner to Launch "Read This. Skip ...
Now available in the App Store on iTunes , the app is built for The Daily Beast's mobile readers, now the majority of its 17M+ monthly audience.
Undocumented iOS diagnostic features spark iPhone backdoor concerns
News roundup: The revelation of potential iOS backdoors -- and Apple's perceived acknowledgement of them -- has sparked debate over the definition of a backdoor and raised concerns over iOS security.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Jonny Evans: Apple steals your wallet with future iPhone
Multiple reports claim Apple and Visa are ready to turn your iPhone into your wallet , after years of steady work to develop such services.
iTunes 12 and the Case of the Missing Sidebar
If you're a long-time iTunes user, you may have a weak spot for this sidebar, which gives you access to your different media libraries, connected devices, shared libraries and playlists, all at once.
Could streaming save radio?
As you're rocking and rolling down the highway this summer, are you listening to the local FM jock...or tuned into your favorite Pandora channel? Some of the latest ratings numbers suggest that more of us are doing the latter, even as we decry the technology that's responsible for the death of yet another beloved medium, local radio.
Austin American Statesman
Digital Savant: Micro: How do I move iTunes to a new computer?
A reader on Twitter, "klp," asks about moving an iTunes library: "Need to move iTunes from one computer on my network to another.