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iTunes update released by Apple

Performance and feature upgrades, the most notable of which is a Notification Center widget.

Learn iOS programming with Stanford and iTunes University

Two free lectures are currently included with the course.

iCloud.com Photos app gets new features

Zoom ability and an email feature.

Apple fixes major OS X security issue

Apple recommends the update for all OS X Yosemite, Mavericks and Mountain Lion users.

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How to give iTunes gifts on a Mac or Windows PC

Pretty easy to do, once you know where to look.

Mac App Store updated with Yosemite design

Not everyone is seeing it yet, though.

Apple iLife update includes OS X Yosemite support

The downloads total over 3GB, so set aside some time.

iTunes 12.0.1 update released with Yosemite support

Designed for OS X Yosemite, but compatible with Mavericks.

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OS X Yosemite available today for free

Better get queued up, it’s going to be a busy download kind of day.

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iTunes update fixes podcast issues

On Friday, Apple released a minor software update for the iTunes application for both Mac and Windows. The iTunes update is centered around correcting a bug that prevented iTunes podcast subscribers from being able to view new episodes on the podcast playlist. The update also addresses a problem that caused iTunes to become unresponsive while the user navigated the list of downloaded podcasts.

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Hands-on with the OS X Yosemite beta, 24 hours in

Yosemite represents the most drastic Mac OS interface shift since the original OS X Aqua interface with its pinstripes and lickable buttons. I guess it’s appropriate that this version be opened up for beta testing just like its predecessor. Here are my impressions from my first day using the new OS X.

Apple improves iCloud security with extra encryption

Most cloud services providers have been boosting their security with the intent of warding off the NSA and other malicious groups. The same thing is happening with Apple and iCloud, as encryption for iCloud expands to protect file transfers from the sender all the way to the receiver. Though the receiver must be using an email client that supports TLS encryption, this update does improve security for most users.