The iTunes moment for Apple Watch

Before 2011, every iPhone and iPad had to be plugged into iTunes before you could use them. A Mac or PC was required for the activation and basic setup process. Apple cut that cord with iOS 5, allowing iPhones and iPads to start working right out of the box. Now that...
iTunes Extras for movies work on iOS

iTunes Extras for movies work on iOS

I’m not sure how long this has been the case (maybe iOS 8?), but I stumbled across iTunes Extras for Guardians of the Galaxy on my iPhone. In testing other films, it seems we don’t have a choice in whether to download the Extras along with the film; the...
How to use iTunes 12 to quickly copy iOS app icons [Updated]

How to use iTunes 12 to quickly copy iOS app icons [Updated]

Update Unfortunately, as of iTunes 12.1.0.50, this feature no longer works. I don’t know if Apple saw it as a flaw and fixed it, or if it is something that is now broken. If it returns, I’ll update this here again. I often need to quickly grab app icons,...
iTunes can sync Digital Booklets to iBooks on iOS

iTunes can sync Digital Booklets to iBooks on iOS

Some music albums from iTunes Store come with a digital booklet of art, lyrics, or all sorts of other stuff artists include. Usually these booklets just stay in iTunes, but there is a way you can move them to iBooks for Mac, which will then let you sync them to iBooks...