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Amazon may create a live TV service of its own

With an Apple streaming TV service rumored for next year, it never hurts to be prepared.

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The different ways to play music on an Apple Watch

When you have an Apple Watch and iPhone, there are difference ways to control the music you're listening to.

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Ask the iTunes Guy: iOS 9 issues, song ratings, syncing videos

You have issue with iOS 9's Music app. Kirk McElhearn has answers.

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Why Apple Music is the first music streaming service I’m paying for

Apple Music's Siri capabilities and iTunes library integration have turned one streaming skeptic into a believer.

Apple Music debuts June 30 — all the ways you love music, all in one place.

Apple Music trials come to an end: Should you pay to stay?

We weigh the pros and cons of Apple Music and compare it to other streaming services.

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Apple Music FAQ: The ins and outs of Apple's new streaming music service

What kind of playlists can I create? Will Apple Music replace iTunes? What will happen to my Beats subscription? We have the answers, and more.

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SoundShare review: A social network for you and your music-loving friends

Find out what your friends are listening to and get quick access to a shared playlist.

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Plex 4.0 for iOS review: A “free” personal media player worth paying for

Plex for iOS turns digital media into a secure personal cloud viewable from anywhere there’s an Internet connection (or offline, with a paid subscription).

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What's inside the new Apple TV? iFixit tears one apart to find out

Look, a very big heat sink.

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Ask the iTunes Guy: Managing iTunes libraries, and the case of the haywire music volume

You have questions about iTunes 12. Kirk McElhearn has answers.

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Apple releases iTunes 12.3 update

If you upgraded to iOS 9, you need to upgrade to iTunes 12.3.

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Plex's powerful media streaming is finally coming to Apple TV

The new Apple TV's App Store has opened the door for Plex to land on Apple's media streamer.

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Spotify’s ‘Found Them First’ is a tool your inner music geek will love

This microsite shows you which big-name artists have your trend-spotting talents to thank for their stardom.


Pandora's One Day Pass offers 1 day of ad-free music for $1

Streaming might kill the Internet radio star, but Pandora won't give up without a fight.

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Survey: People really like watching TV shows on their Apple devices

According to Adobe, most people use paid streaming TV services on Apple gear.