In a very short span of time apple has won over hearts of people. The combination of their stunningly high technology along with the user friendly operating system makes them stand above all their competitors. iTunes in particularly has become a must have software for all of Apple users.
iTunes was developed by Apple Inc. on January 9, 2001. It is a virtual media library as well as a player that helps organize, download and play on gadgets using windows or iOS. A user id and password are required to set up an iTunes account which is essential in order to activate most of the apple products such as the iPod, Touch, iPhone, iPad and/or MacBook.
New and improved versions of iTunes are constantly in the market so as to enhance the users experience. The most recent is the iTunes 11.1.3 available for all of its users. The release dates for updates are usually looked by the gadget buffs enthusiastic for tweaks.
Almost every requirement of businessmen, doctors, teenagers, technicians and people from various other walks of life can be met with the applications offered by the iTunes store. It has made movies, e-books, music, podcasts, audiobooks and much more available on our screens as one can purchase new apps with the help of iTunes store, suitable to our lifestyle and stay in touch with the world.
iTunes help make transferring, sharing apps and much more easy from one gadget to other. One need not pay for an app over and over again. iTunes also support ripping from CDs and with the help of iTunes digital copy one can also rip on DVDs. iTunes can also convert file formats among Apple lossless, MP3 and WAV to name a few. ITunes use QuickTime to play most of the audio files like music and audiobooks for example. Genius is a part of iTunes that helps to generate playlists of songs that are similar to a selected song.
Podcast are directory are available within iTunes store to which users can subscribe. Podcasts can be categorized into playlists using smart playlists. iTunes allow these smart playlists to sync with other devices each time they are plugged in. Certain techniques can also be combined to select podcasts to transfer to another device when connected to it.
Any device attached is automatically synchronized with the help of iTunes. Songs and playlists can be updated automatically when selected. iTunes provide the option of selecting songs manually as well. Backups can also be created if desired once the phone is synched to the device and connected to the internet.
Looking at iTunes as an example, it is safe to say that the Apple incorporation’s have done a great job and we all look forward to receiving further improvised versions of iTunes.