China blocks iTunes due to Tibet protest songs

The Chinese government has decided to block access to iTunes after discovering that Olympic Athletes have been downloading and album called “Songs for Tibet”. The album features tracks by artists like Moby, Sting, and Suzanne Vega, and serves as a form of protest against China’s 1950 invasion of Tibet, and its continuing rule there. The […]

Movies make their way to the iTunes Australia & New Zealand Stores

Apple issued a press release this morning announcing that movies from major film studios including 20th Century Fox, The Walt Disney Studios, Paramount Pictures, Warner Bros. Entertainment, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Inc. (MGM), Sony Pictures Television International and Lionsgate are now available on the iTunes Store in Australia and New Zealand. There are over 700 titles to […]

Disney announces over 5 million movies sold via iTunes

Disney is doing pretty well when it comes to movie sales in iTunes. During a conference call for the company’s Q3 results, Disney president Bob Iger announced that since agreeing to sell movies through iTunes, the company has sold over five million titles. He also wanted to point out that some of the agreements were […]

New iPhone Apps for July 31, 2008

After so many Apps yesterday, there are only five listed so far today. Now, Apple updates the App store throughout the day, so its entirely possible that something new will make its way into the store before the end of the day. New and updated Apps for today include: 2 Across, Geopher Lite, HDL Touch, […]

iTunes 7.7.1 is now available

Apple has released another update to iTunes designed to improve stability and performance. From the Update description: Use iTunes 7.7 to sync music, video, and more with iPhone 3G, and download applications from the iTunes Store exclusively designed for iPhone and iPod touch with software version 2.0 or later. Also use the new Remote application […]

New iPhone Apps for July 30, 2008

Apple unleashed the floodgates on updates today, making it a pretty rotten day to debut a new application. Hopefully this updating issue has been resolved and from this point forward these kinds of things can be handled on a smaller scale – there’s no way you’d be able to find a new app in this […]

Doctor Who is now in iTunes (US) and its never been cheaper!

One of the greatest shows on television is now available in iTunes. Normally that wouldn’t be a big deal, but in this case – it’s a little different. The show I’m talking about is “Doctor Who”, and if you haven’t seen an episode of the latest incarnation of the show, now is your chance. My […]

Dr. Horrible is now in iTunes

“Buffy” and “Firefly” creator Joss Whedon had some free time on his hands during the Writer’s Strike…he spent that time gathering friends to produce a short film called “Dr. Horrible’s Sing-Along Blog”. The film is a musical about a super villain who is trying his best to take over the world, get into the Evil […]