Monday, December 17, 2012

Apple addresses iCloud issue - released update to iTunes 11

iTunes Store on iTunes 11

On 29 Nov 2012, Apple released its all new redesigned iTunes 11.0 application for Mac as well as Windows platforms, it included a smart MiniPlayer which replaced the iTunes DJ function with a possibility to set a song as play 'Up Next. It was a highly anticipated update and is much appreciated by users world wide, as a result of this all new revamped iTunes, many Windows users who used Windows Media Player or other third party applications as their default mp3 players have now shifted to iTunes.

Recent popularity of online education, free online courses via many services, one of which is iTunesU has also resulted in people turning to iTunes as their default music player.

Apple has now has released a new update to address the iCloud issue, where new purchases in iCloud may not appear in iTunes Library if iTunes Match is turned on.

This update makes iTunes more responsive when searching a large library and also fixes a problem where the AirPlay button may not appear as expected.

You can now also display duplicate items within your library.

And as usual there are some stability and performance improvements.

More information in regards to this issue can be obtained on Apple Support Website.

Screen shot from App Store