Apple reportedly working on a Spotify rival and iTunes for Android

With music sales dropping, Apple could be set to unveil an on-demand streaming music service of its own, while Android support for iTunes is also being discussed by the company's executives.
Movies & TV

Kickstarter brings hundreds of crowdfunded films to iTunes

If you're an iTunes user you can now get access to hundreds of titles funded through Kickstarter — the initial selection includes the 'Veronica Mars' movie plus many other comedies and dramas.

iTunes Festival channel lands on Apple TV ahead of SXSW music shows

Just ahead of Apple's first US-based iTunes Festival – set to kick of at SXSW on Tuesday – the tech giant has launched a dedicated channel on Apple TV offering band bios, concert times and, of course, live streams of all the shows.

Apple brings iTunes Festival to US for first time, launches at SXSW

Apple is bringing its iTunes Festival to the US for the first time, with Austin's SXSW film, tech and music bash hosting the event next month. Artists include Coldplay, Imagine Dragons, Pitbull, Keith Urban, and ZEDD.

Facebook Paper is now yours to download, provided you have an iPhone

Facebook has released Paper, its new app which brings Flipboard-style looks and usability to the familiar Facebook News Feed, creating an attractive social new reader app.

Apple kicks off its ’12 Days of Gifts’ promo with four Timberlake tracks

Apple has launched its 12-day festive giveaway for iDevice owners with four live recordings from Justin Timberlake. If you're a fan of the singer, you've got till midnight Thursday to grab the material. If not, there's always tomorrow's…

Target refuses to sell Beyoncé’s new album due to digital-first release

As digital delivery continues to dominate sales within the music industry, the lack of a physical disc option at the launch of Beyoncé's latest release has caused Target to bow out of CD sales of the new album.

28 horror movies you can stream while you scream

Staying in for a Halloween movie marathon? Here's a thorough guide to keep you scared all night, broken down by exactly what type of scary movie you're looking for and where you can stream or buy it online.

Apple rolls out Apple TV automatic setup when paired with iOS 7 device

Definitely ideal for avoiding the same setup process over and over with new devices, the Apple TV can now be automatically setup by simply touching an iOS 7 mobile device to the Apple TV hardware.

Hands on: iTunes Radio can’t out-DJ Pandora, but it sure does look pretty

We took a gander at iTunes Radio to see how it stackd s up to the competition - namely, Spotify and Pandora. Will it hold its own against music discovery's big boys?

How to be an effective couch potato and binge-watch this Labor Day

Got the day off? Grab a computer or other Web-enabled streaming device and hit up these shows. It's time for some good-old fashioned binge-watching.

Apple readies for iTunes Festival with dedicated Apple TV channel and revamped app

With the launch of the annual iTunes music festival in London just days away, Apple has added a dedicated channel to Apple TV and launched a revamped app, with both set to offer live and recorded streams of performances.