Apple Releases iTunes 12.12.8 for Windows
Apple today released an iTunes 12.12.8 update for Windows, with the software introducing security improvements and “support for new devices.” This is the first update to iTunes since iTunes 12.12.7, which came out in December 2022.
The “new devices” that Apple mentions in the launch notes for the update likely pertain to the HomePod, which was released in January 2023. Apple at the time also introduced new 14 and 16-inch MacBook Pro models and refreshed versions of the Mac mini.
iTunes for Windows can be downloaded from the Microsoft Store or from Apple’s website.
Gurman: iOS 17 to Provide Several ‘Most Requested Features’
Apple changed the strategy for iOS 17 later in its development process to add several new features, suggesting that the update may be more significant than previously thought, Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman reports.
In January, Gurman said that iOS 17 could be a less significant update than iPhone updates in previous years due to the company’s intense focus on its long-awaited mixed-reality…
iOS 16.4 Will Add These 8 New Features to Your iPhone
Following nearly six weeks of beta testing, iOS 16.4 is expected to be released to the public as soon as this week. The software update includes a handful of new features and changes for the iPhone 8 and newer. To install an iOS update, open the Settings app on the iPhone, tap General → Software Update, and follow the on-screen instructions.
Below, we have recapped eight new features and…
Some Apple Employees Seriously Concerned About Mixed-Reality Headset as Announcement Draws Closer
Some Apple employees are concerned about the usefulness and price point of the company’s upcoming mixed-reality headset, The New York Times reports.
Apple headset concept by David Lewis and Marcus Kane Initial enthusiasm around the device at the company has apparently become skepticism, according to eight current and former Apple employees speaking to The New York Times. The change of tone…
Apple Reportedly Demoed Mixed-Reality Headset to Executives in the Steve Jobs Theater Last Week
Apple showcased its mixed-reality headset to the company’s top 100 executives in the Steve Jobs Theater last week, according to Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman.
In the latest edition of his “Power On” newsletter, Gurman explained that the “momentous gathering” is a “key milestone” ahead of the headset’s public announcement planned for June. The event was intended to rally Apple’s top members of…
Top Stories: iPhone 15 Pro Design Leak, iOS 16.4 Coming Soon, and More
We’re still almost six months away from the official unveiling of the iPhone 15 lineup, but it seems like every day we’re learning more about what to expect from the next-generation models. Notably, this week gave us our clearest look yet at what appear to be some changes for the volume and mute control hardware.
iOS 16.4 and associated releases are also right around the corner with some new …
Apple Releases tvOS 16.4 for Apple TV 4K and Apple TV HD
Apple today released tvOS 16.4, the fourth major point update to the tvOS 16 operating system that came out last September. Available for the Apple TV 4K and Apple TV HD, tvOS 16.4 comes two months following the release of tvOS 16.3.
The tvOS 16.4 update can be downloaded over the air through the Settings app on the Apple TV by going to System > Software Update….