iTunes, the award-winning digital-jukebox software, is now available for Mac and Windows. The iTunes Music Store offers Windows users the same online music store as Mac users, with the same music catalog, the same personal-use rights, and the same 99-cents-per-song pricing. With music from all five major music companies and more than 600 independent labels, the iTunes Music Store catalog now offers more than 1,000,000 songs.
Features include a free download with no hidden charges for extra features, MP3 and pristine-quality AAC-encoding from audio CDs, smart playlists, more than 250 free Internet radio stations, and the ability to burn custom playlists to CDs and MP3 CDs, to burn content to DVDs to back up an entire music collection, and to share music via Rendezvous over any network, cross-platform.
Meet Genius: a brilliant way to create perfect playlists. Play a song, click the Genius button, and iTunes creates a playlist of other songs from your library that go great together. Genius playlists help you discover songs in your library you never knew you had — and rediscover forgotten favorites.
While you reacquaint yourself with the music you already own, let Genius introduce you to new music you™ll
Provides a number of important bug fixes, including:
# Addresses an issue where iTunes may become unresponsive when syncing an iPad.
# Resolves an issue which may cause syncing photos with iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch to take longer than necessary.
# Fixes a problem where video previews on the iTunes Store may skip while playing.
# Addresses other issues that improve stability and performance.