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Why Apple wiped some of your iPod songs without telling you

The company is embroiled in a class-action lawsuit that claims it removed rival music services’ songs from iPods without telling users.

Dead again: Unshipped products kill Apple every time

Competitors rule, Apple drools. Over and over again.

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Mac Gems: Denied auto-skips annoying songs in Spotify, Rdio, and iTunes

You know that one song that sends you lunging for the skip button every time? Denied can skip it for you.

Ask the iTunes Guy: Missing artwork, shuffling iTunes 12, and gifting movies

Kirk McElhearn returns to answer your burning iTunes questions.

Ask the iTunes Guy: Demystifying artwork, wish lists, and alerts in iTunes 12

iTunes Guy Kirk McElhearn returns to provide even greater enlightenment about iTunes 12, including working with artwork and Wish List limitations.

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What's to be done about iTunes? Tweak? Strip? Split?

Each iteration of iTunes invites the question: How else might this be done? Chris Breen ponders the possibilities.

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Southwest Airlines adds free Beats Music streaming to its list of perks

Now you can stream all the curated playlists you desire, and your bags still fly free, too.

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Unhappy with iTunes 12? Here's how to revert to iTunes 11

Some people are unimpressed by iTunes 12 and wish for a way back. Chris Breen provides it.

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Podcast: The rise of the revolting retailers

Chris Breen and Susie Ochs talk CVS vs Apple Pay, new iPads, iTunes 12, and declining music sales.

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Apple’s slipping iTunes sales prove streaming is the future

The company doesn’t break out music sales, but reports indicate downloads are falling fast.