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Apple Blasted As 'Digital Vampire' by The Who Guitarist Pete Townshend

The legendary guitarist said Apple's iTunes store doesn't do enough to help out new musicians, and he urged Apple to hire talent scouts to mentor new artists.

Ditch iTunes Forever With Spotify

Streaming music service Spotify finally lets users keep their iDevice but ditch iTunes.

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Make Sure All Your Google Contacts Sync to Your iOS Device

A weird iTunes quirk may limit which contacts get synced. Here's how to work around it.

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Bend the Rules: Sync Android With iTunes, Text on PC, Keep E-Books Longer

Who says you can't easily use an Android device with Apple iTunes, send and receive free text messages on a PC, and keep a borrowed e-book longer than two weeks?

Apple's iPod Turns 10

Apple introduced the first iPod on October 23, 2001, moving the company into a new era in which it developed ever sleeker handheld devices, including the iPhone and the iPad.

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Free Your iPhone or iPad From the Tyranny of iTunes Syncing

Thanks to new syncing features in iOS 5, you no longer have to plug your iDevices into your computer and iTunes. We show you how to use them.

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How to Sync Your Android Phone or Tablet with iTunes

Ingenious app iSyncr makes easy work of copying your iTunes playlists to your Android device, and it's a bargain at just three bucks.

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Google on the Verge of Opening Music Store

Analysts say Google, which promises its service will include a 'twist,' would face tough competition, but is one of the few names that could compete with Apple and Amazon.

Did iOS 5 Delete Your Apps, Music, and Data? Here's Help

Reports across the Internet indicate that the process of installing iOS 5 can cause serious data trouble. Here's how to avoid that headache.

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iTunes 10.5 is Out: 3 Reasons to Get It Now

Apple has released iTunes 10.5, just in time for the launch of iOS 5. You should download it now.