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The mysterious case of the unauthorized iTunes Store purchases

A big storm. A power outage. Then suddenly, eight songs starting with the letter M appear in Glenn Fleishman's purchase history. Huh?

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How to deal with two Apple IDs, well, kind of

You've unwittingly created two Apple IDs and you'd like to merge their associated media and data. Doing so is not as easy as you'd imagine.

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When you turn an iPhone into an iPod touch

A reader wonders about the relationship between his new iPhone, his old one, and Apple's stores. Chris Breen sets him straight.

Ask the iTunes Guy: Of missing genres and artist sorting

Kirk McElhearn starts the new year by answering your iTunes-related questions.

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'The Interview' is on iTunes now, whoopee

The Sony movie that's dominated headlines just became available on Apple's digital storefront.

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Where to find the best streaming holiday music and movies

Egg nog and mistletoe can take you only so far. To complete the holiday mood, dial up some appropriate music and movies.

Ask the iTunes Guy: Missing ringtones and explicit radio

iTunes Guy Kirk McElhearn returns to address issues of absent ringtones, the problem with multiple Apple IDs, and naughty radio.

Overboard: Taking iTunes criticism too far

It's OK to criticize iTunes. Just be right.

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Apple's Black Friday offer: iTunes Store gift cards with purchase, to benefit (RED)

Buy a gift and get a gift card, and Apple will donate to the Global Fund too. But it's one day only, Black Friday.

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The holiday shopping guide for people who hate to shop

If you're like many of us, the idea of holiday shopping gives you the willies. Chris Breen offers some tips for giving of your best without needless suffering.