Don't-Miss Audio Stories

Apple updates Logic Express to 9.1.6

Apple's Logic Express has been updated to version 9.1.6, bringing with it a variety of fixes and app stabilization.

Rogue Amoeba launches Piezo, a simple audio recorder

Mac software maker Rogue Amoeba has launched a simple, lightweight audio recorder called Piezo.

Music to their ears: Smule to acquire Khush

Smule, the company behind apps like Ocarina, Glee, and Magic Piano, announced Thursday that it will acquire auto-tuning app-maker Khush.

Rolling Stone headed to iPad in 2012

In a turnaround for the publisher, Rolling Stone should arrive on your iPad sometime next year.

Control iTunes from the keyboard with Take Five and SizzlingKeys

With a pair of utilities, staff writer Lex Friedman is able to control iTunes entirely from his keyboard--and no longer forgets to resume his music all day after pausing it to take a phone call.

Weekly Wrap: iTunes Match, natch, and iOS and Mac stories too

Unbelievably, this is our last Weekly Wrap before Thanksgiving ("Siri, explain to me how November flew by so fast"). So we thought this we’d focus on stories from the past week that relate to things we’re feeling thankful for—specifically iTunes Match, iOS, and the Mac.

Google Music goes live in U.S. with Google+ integration

Google Music, the company's cloud-based online music service, is now available to all users in the U.S. and includes song and album sales, as well as an integration with the Google+ social networking site.

Meet iTunes Match

Apple's iTunes Match service went live this week, and a trio of Macworld editors stops by the podcast to talk about their experience using the new service.

iTunes update addresses man-in-the-middle vulnerability

Apple's iTunes 10.5.1 update addresses a weakness in the application's update mechanism that could be exploited to trick users into visiting malicious websites.

Cloud Engines unveils Pogoplug Cloud mobile cloud storage

Cloud Engines, maker of Pogoplug personal cloud computing hardware, adds mobile storage to its list of shared cloud services.

Hands on with iTunes Match

Now that Apple's officially launched its iTunes Match cloud music service, Dan Moren takes a look at what it offers.

Batteries, iTunes NAS, and GarageBand 1.1

Podcast host Chris Breen discusses some of the stories he's covered lately--specifically iOS 5 and battery performance, iTunes and an NAS, and why GarageBand for iOS is for everyone.

Hands on with GarageBand for the iPhone and iPad

GarageBand 1.1 is out, and there are lots of new features to explore. Macworld staff editor Serenity Caldwell takes a look at the new iPhone interface, changes to the instruments, and general GarageBand tweaks.