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Justin Timberlake, Jack Johnson to headline 2013 iTunes Festival in London

Apple on Thursday unveiled the starting lineup for its annual iTunes Festival concert series.

Grab bag: Missing surround sound, a lost Mac, and more

Today's Mac 911 is a grab bag of big questions with little answers.

Introducing TechHive's Digital Entertainment Superguide

Interested in cutting the cord on your television and exploring what the digital media landscape has to offer you? Make the move with our Digital Entertainment Superguide, hand-crafted for you by the TechHive editors for just $3.99.

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Hands-on: Google's All Access music service is still a rough cut

On Wednesday, Google joined Spotify, Mog, Rdio, Rhapsody, and Slacker with the launch of its Google Play Music All Access subscription music service. We go hands-on to give it a try.

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iTunes 11.0.3 enhances MiniPlayer, tweaks album options

The minor 11.0.3 update to iTunes brings a few user interface changes, though probably not the ones wanted by those unhappy with the latest version of Apple's media software.

Google launches All Access subscription music service

On Wednesday Google announced a new subscription streaming music service called All Access, designed to compete with the likes of Spotify.

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RIAA expands gold and platinum record awards to streamed music

The RIAA has announced that it will now calculate music streamed from on-demand services into its Gold & Platinum awards program.

The best subscription music service: Spotify

Which music service should you spend your hard-earned money on every month? We've got the answer.

The Week in iOS Accesories: Duly noted!

This week's roundup of accessories for the iPhone and iPad include lots of help for musicians making music.

iTunes Match: another neglected Apple service

iTunes Match should be mature by now, but Kirk McElhearn points out that the service doesn't live up to expectations.