Before we begin, Windows users, let’s start the affirmation: We use Windows. We all agree that iTunes has a terrible design. We will throw a party if Apple ever modernizes its app, but we hate that iTunes is the best possible option for synchronizing content with our iPhones and iPads.
iTunes is bloated. If you just want to play some mp3s like you did in the old days, try Tiny Player for Mac.
Snapchat recently released a redesign that hasn’t exactly been a hit with its most loyal users. With most apps, if you opt for the upgrade you’re stuck with the new version until the developer puts out something new.
If you want to watch RuPaul’s Drag Race, finding it without a cable subscription can be…challenging. The show was previously available on Hulu and Logo’s website, but since making the switch to VH1 the show has disappeared from both.
Apple keeps giving us reasons to say goodbye. iOS 11 is buggy as hell, with the most recent error making iPhones almost unusable, and the latest version of macOS briefly exposed Mac owners to a major vulnerability. As for the iPhone X, it may be pretty sleek for an iPhone, but Apple’s still playing catch-up to its …
Apple’s recent 12.7 update to its iTunes app removed support for the iOS App Store and iOS app management. After an outcry from users, however, Apple has brought app support back in iTunes 12.6.3. Even if you’ve already upgraded to iTunes 12.7, you can still take advantage of the app-friendly nature of iTunes 12.6.3,…
On your mark, get set, watch that iTunes movie rental! iTunes has better, or at least newer, options than streaming services, but the cost for a rental isn’t just monetary—it’s temporal, too. iTunes rentals last 30 days, but once you click “play,” a tighter countdown begins.
When you’re listening to music through cheap headphones or speakers, an equalizer will help even out the sound. Most equalizers come with genre presets, but you can manually adjust them too. It helps to know what kind of instrument is affected by each frequency.
If you’ve been using your computer to manage the apps for your iOS device, that time has come to an end. The latest update to Apple’s iTunes removes its access to the iOS App Store, as well as the ability to manage iOS apps, with the company expecting you to handle all that app-related business on your iOS device…
iTunes users all know the aggravating feeling every time you plug your phone into your car, or idly hit play: The first song in your library comes on, feeling less like music and more like an alarm clock, and you rush to turn it back off. And then you never again want to play Adele or Abbey Road or “Ain’t No…
It’s not a party without music. Whether you’re hosting a kegger, an upscale cocktail affair, or a chill holiday party, you’re going to need some tunes. These playlist building tips will make sure your shindig is a fun, memorable event.
Whether you prefer to hear our stories read aloud, like to keep up with us on your commute, or just don’t have time (or ability) to read, our new Spoken Edition is just for you. Subscribe for a few of our stories a day, read aloud by a real human—not a robot doing text to speech.
Mac: If you use iTunes or Spotify for music on your Mac, you know that a small controller is a handy utility. MiniPlay is one of the better looking options out there, and it can work as an independent window or from the Notification Center.
There have been a lot of great films released since the year 2000, but some of them stood above the rest and elevated the medium to a whole new level of storytelling. These are the 25 best films of the 21st century according to film critics around the globe, and where you can watch them for yourself.
Apple is celebrating the launch of iTunes Movies 10 years ago today. In honor of the milestone, they’re offering six different 10-movie bundles from the biggest studios in Hollywood for only $10 each.
Web: For some reason, Apple has never made a fully-functional online version of the iTunes App Store or Mac App Store, and definitely hasn’t built an easy web search tool.Well, there’s a fan-made app for that now. TheAppStore finally lets you browse the web for iOS and Mac apps from any device.
Mobile document scanners are possibly the most boring apps imaginable, so it’s puzzling they’re also some of the most awful, sleazy, and confusing apps you can download. It should be simple: Scan receipts, digitize notes, sync to the cloud, that’s it. Useful, but not exciting. But there are dozens, all nearly…
If you’re not using Apple Music, but still use iTunes, it’s pretty obnoxious that Apple pushes the music subscription service in your face all the time. Good news though, with just a couple clicks, you can remove it.
With streaming services like Spotify, Google Play Music, Apple Music, and SoundCloud in the mix, the way we pay for music is a-changin’. Have you gone full streaming? Or do you still buy albums and song downloads?
Android/iOS: Your favorite tunes are probably spread out on multiple services, but Qus brings them all together and lets you mix and match for killer playlists. We’ve talked about a few similar services before, but Qus supports more sources and puts them all on your phone for on-the-go listening.