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Apple Releases iTunes Update 11.0.5 To Correct iTunes In The Cloud Issue

If you had this problem, it's totally fixed now.

If you had this problem, it’s totally fixed now.

Apple just released a new update for iTunes, saying, “This update corrects an issue with iTunes in the Cloud, where some purchases may download or play unexpected items.”

What does that mean, exactly? Apple didn’t say much more, but I’m guessing that some users were clicking on the button to download a previous purchase that was stored in iCloud, but ending up with something totally different.

This update should totally fix that. You can download the new 11.0.5 update directly from the Apple support site linked below, or use the Mac App Store via Software Update to get it.

Apple Configurator Update Significantly Improves App Management

Apple Configurator Update Significantly Improves App Management

Apple releases its first update to its Apple Configurator iOS management app

Apple has released the first update for its free iOS Apple Configurator tool. Configurator, which we’ve covered in-depth since its release last month, allows organizations to mass configure and deploy iPads. The software works best as a stand-alone management solution for iOS devices that are shared among multiple users but it can also be part of a wider mobile management strategy.

The update includes a handful of bug fixes as well as a couple or major changes to the ways that Configurator works with app and ebook purchases.

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Reveal All Of Those App Store Purchases That You’ve Previously Hidden [iOS Tips]

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Just because you've hidden them, it doesn't mean they're gone forever.

Back in October, we highlighted one of the new features in iOS 5 that allows you to hide previous App Store purchases from your ‘Purchased’ list. It’s great for removing all those apps and games that you may be ashamed of, such as Hello Kitty Parachute Paradise. But what happens if you want to reveal those purchases again?

Well, thankfully it’s easy to unhide them.

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Has Apple Blocked App Store Downloads On Devices Running iOS 3.1.3?

Has Apple Blocked App Store Downloads On Devices Running iOS 3.1.3?

Users who are still running the iOS 3.1.3 software on their iPhones and iPod touches are reporting that a recent App Store update has blocked them from downloading new apps directly to their devices. The update was issued on December 16, and users have been unable to download new apps since, though they can still download updates to existing apps.

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Remove Apps From Your Mac App Store Purchase History [OS X Tips]

Remove Apps From Your Mac App Store Purchase History [OS X Tips]Remove Apps From Your Mac App Store Purchase History [OS X Tips]

Did you buy an app for your Mac that you later regret having bought? Or did you decide it was so terrible that you don’t want to be reminded about having bought it? Well, you are in luck, because now there is a way to remove purchases now from your Purchased history in the Mac App Store.

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Apple to Launch ‘iTunes Replay’ With Movie Streaming In Coming Weeks [Report]

Apple to Launch ‘iTunes Replay’ With Movie Streaming In Coming Weeks [Report]

Apple is getting set to launch a brand new service that will compliment iCloud called iTunes Replay. The service will allow users to re-download and possibly stream movies they have previously purchased through iTunes, and could go public within the coming weeks.

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Good News, Kindle Users! Apple Changes Controversial In-App Subscriptions Guidelines

Good News, Kindle Users! Apple Changes Controversial In-App Subscriptions Guidelines

Apple’s In-App Subscriptions policy hasn’t always been favourable with magazine and newspaper publishers, forcing some to avoid the App Store altogether… but a recent change to the guidelines may lead to an influx of new content on our iOS devices.

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