iTunes

Life Without iTunes Is Sugary food Indeed

Screenshot: GizmodoIt feels like I’ve been waiting years for iTunes to die. (A quick search of the Gizmodo archives reveals that I have, in fact, been waiting four years.) The bloated software was confusing to navigate, annoying to use, and increasingly obsolete, so you might imagine what a treat it was when I finally fired…

iTunes, Britain, Jeopardy: Your Monday Night Instruction

Briefing|iTunes, Britain, Jeopardy: Your Monday Evening Briefing(Want to get this briefing by email? Here’s the sign-up.) Good evening. Here’s the latest.ImageCreditTom Brenner for The New York Times1. Investors crushed Big Tech, pushing the Nasdaq market index into correction territory.Shares of Google, Apple, Amazon and Facebook all fell following reports that they are targets of heightened…

Will Apple Simply Kill iTunes Currently?

Illustration: Adam Clark Estes (Gizmodo)People have been complaining about iTunes for ages. The bloated and confusingly arcane piece of software has been updated and repurposed and jerry-rigged to handle new tasks for the past 18 years, and one developer says it won’t live to see its 19th birthday. It looks like Apple is finally about…