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Podcast 508: The ballad of iTunes usability

Glenn and Susie are joined by The iTunes Guy, Kirk McElhearn, for a rousing discussion on why iTunes gives us so much trouble, as well as whether Apple Pay really is faster than those poky chip-and-sign readers.

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BitTorrent Live app to bring peer-to-peer live video to Apple TV

The new app will debut on Apple TV, then migrate to Android, iOS, OS X, and finally Windows.

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Apple denies report it will stop selling iTunes music downloads in as little as two years

A new report claims that Apple is planning to "terminate" iTunes Store downloads in favor of Apple Music streaming.

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Apple Music Connect will reportedly be downgraded in iOS 10

The Apple Music social feature that allows artists to share music and videos directly with listeners won't be as prominent in the upcoming redesign.

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How the Coachella app uses your data in a ‘not creepy’ way

Festival organizers, artists, and app developers all rely on collecting your data to try to figure out the future of live music.

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CBS’s Grammy stream failures are another cautionary tale for live online video

Last night's Grammys were the latest in a long line of streaming event failures.

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Now you can save the songs you hear in Starbucks stores to your Spotify account

A new feature in the Starbucks app lets customers find and save the music they hear in more than 7,500 stores via Spotify.

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Tablo brings live TV and OTA DVR capabilities to Apple TV

Tablo's new tvOS app lets you watch live TV channels and record shows over-the-air with the Tablo DVR device.

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Apple's TV streaming service is on pause, says CBS exec

The CEO of CBS revealed that Apple's TV service won't be coming out anytime soon.