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Make iTunes Radio play more of what you want, less of what you don't

There's only so many times one can stand listening to Taylor Swift croon about her boyfriends.

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iTunes 11.1 brings iTunes Radio, Genius Shuffle, podcast stations, more

There's something for everyone in iTunes 11.1: iTunes Radio for music fans, Genius Shuffle for those who like to mix it up, and the new My Stations feature for podcast listeners.

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Fall TV, Boardwalk Empire

The big bad-ass back episode binge viewing guide to fall TV

New seasons of some great TV are starting this fall. But you haven't even finished last season's shows! Time to binge. Here's how.

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Why high-resolution audio is an industry pipe-dream

The CEA wants you to think high-def audio is going mainstream. Don't believe the hype.

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Tagging in iTunes

Dealing with tags in iTunes can be frustrating. Here are some of the basics of tagging, plus some great AppleScripts that can help clean up your library in no time.

Apple OKs pre-teen iTunes accounts upon school request

Apple is allowing children under 13 to have their own iTunes accounts as part of a new push coming later this year to increase the use of its iPad in education.

There really shouldn’t be an app for that: 13 apps that don't need to exist

These apps are such horrible fails, we must question whether we—as a species—are responsible enough to use mobile devices.

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Add an external drive to your WMP or iTunes music collection

Kat Korsmo asked how to play music off an external hard in Windows Media Player library. (My answer covers iTunes, as well.)

Four ways iTunes Radio can live up to expectations

iTunes Radio, Apple's upcoming Pandora-like streaming service, looks promising. But for it to not be another Ping Apple needs to live up to expectations.

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Review: iTunes Library Toolkit tidies up iTunes

ITunes Library Toolkit offers a host of features for cleaning up and maintaining your iTunes library. It can add files automatically and delete dead links, but doesn't always offer you perfect control.

Review: iTunes Folder Watch does what it promises

ITunes Folder Watch is an inexpensive utility that helps you monitor what does— and doesn't—get added to your iTunes library. It only does one thing, but it does that one thing very well.