“Apple sometime later today or this week will make available for download a speedier version of its iTunes media software that will extend the company’s Genius feature to more media types and support direct CD imports to iTunes Plus format,” Slash Lane reports for AppleInsider.
“The iTunes 8.1 update was listed among the requirements for a new pair of aluminum iPod shuffles introduced earlier in the day and is now prominently listed as “coming soon” on Apple’s iTunes page under the heading ‘Faster. Smarter. More entertaining,'” Lane reports.
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