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Steve Jobs’ deposition says DRM strategy wasn’t anti-competitive

Companies affected by the iTunes updates were “collateral damage.”

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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.

How to “gift” apps or send iTunes gift cards from your iPhone or iPad

Forget the trip to the grocery store, just send that gift digitally.

iTunes 12.0.1 update released with Yosemite support

Designed for OS X Yosemite, but compatible with Mavericks.

How to remove U2 music from your iPhone…and brain

Some would probably call you ungrateful babies. Because, well, you are.

iCloud now has two-step verification for extra security

You now have no one to blame but yourselves, Hollywood.

Apple adding email alerts to iCloud service

At least now you’ll know when you’re nude photos are being viewed.

Celebrities: Here’s an iCloud alternative for your nude photos

I’m thinking of calling my service Celebrity Box. Or DropDrawers.

Apple using China Telecom servers to store iCloud data

China doesn’t trust the NSA.

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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.

Apple’s 8th Annual iTunes Festival is set in London in September

Apple has announced that its 8th Annual iTunes Festival will be held in London throughout the month of September. Scheduled to perform during the month-long music celebration are famous artists such as Maroon 5, Pharrell Williams, David Guetta, Blondie, and many more.

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.