1/29/2015 Apple/Mac/OS X News, Tips and Tech Articles - xlr8yourmac.com
Archive of Thursday, January 29th/30th, 2015 News       Go to Current News Page

Mac Upgrades/Mods | CPU Upgrades | Storage | Video | Audio/HT | Apps/OS/Network | Search
Miss a Day?  See the Archives
= Recent Articles/Updates =
( Your Tips, Upgrade Reports, Questions to news at xlr8yourmac.com)

iTunes 12.1 Update Info/Download
(Available via software update or www.apple.com/itunes/download/)
"iTunes 12.1 (Mac)
This update introduces a new iTunes widget for Notification Center in OS X Yosemite. See what's playing, skip ahead, and even buy songs while listening to iTunes Radio - right from Notification Center. This update also improves performance when syncing with your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch.

For more information, please see: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT6546.
(article is "Using the new iTunes", as of post time last revised Nov. 2014.)

File Size: OS X (216.6 MB) Windows (108.8 MB) Windows64 (152.4 MB)

Mac System Requirements
- OS X version 10.7.5 or later
- 400MB of available disk space
- iTunes in the Cloud, iTunes Match, and iTunes Radio availability may vary by country
- iTunes Radio requires OS X version 10.7 or later
- iTunes Extras requires OS X version 10.9.3 or later"

There's some user posts on iTunes 12.1 in Apple's iTunes forum.
  

Apple/Mac related News/Software Updates/Tips/PR:
(Jan 29th/30th) Apple Support Article Updates:

(Topic-based page of Tips, Troubleshooting & How-To articles for Mac/OS X/iOS Users.)
  

Other News/Reviews/Tech/OT:
Recent Updates, Tips, DIY Upgrades/Mods/Repairs:
  • Nvidia Graphics Driver Update for OS X 10.10.2
  • Nvidia OS X CUDA Updates 6.5.46 and 6.5.45
  • Mac OS X Compatible 802.11ac Adapters (USB, PCI Express, Mini-PCIe)
  • Reports on Combo 802.11ac Wifi + Bluetooth 4.0 card kit for Mac Pros
  • OS X Drivers for Belkin F9L1109 802.11ac USB 3.0 adapter (OS X 10.10 report)
  • (2008 Mac Pro) Asus PCE-AC68 802.11ac PCIe card with OS X Yosemite
  • Another 2009 Mac Pro NB (overheating) Heatsink Retainer Repair
  • 2009 Mac Pro 6-core 3.46GHz CPU Upgrade, Repair NB Heatsink Retainers
  • 2009 Mac Pro 12-core CPU Upgrade (Dual 2.93GHz X5670 Westmere CPUs)
  • 2009 Mac Pro Northbridge High Temperatures? Check Plastic Heatsink Retainers
  • Tips for HDCP Errors/Problems playing purchased iTunes HD Video

    (Listing of Updates, DIY Upgrades, Repairs, Tips and more you may have missed.)

  • = From my Sponsor, your click matters =
    More Memory = A Faster Mac
    Use our memory guide to see how much RAM your Mac can use and the cost.
    Our installation videos make this a simple "DIY" job for almost any Mac.
    Or Search for Upgrades for Your specific Mac Model

      
    Previous News Archive Summary:
      January 28th, 2015 News Archive
    • Nvidia Graphics Driver Update 343.02.02f01 for OS X 10.10.2
    • Nvidia CUDA 6.5.46 and CUDA 6.5.45 Updates for OS X (10.10.x to 10.8.x)
    • Report: OS X 10.10.2 Combo Updater revised (installer script version check)
    • Apple support article Using AirPlay Mirroring with iOS devices

    OWC XYM SPECIALS!
    (Ad/Sale Items)

    = UPGRADES by Model =
    Upgrades for YOUR Mac!

    = Refurb Mac Pros =
    (Click for Current List)

    = SSDs up to 4TB =
    SSDs for Most Macs!

    = ThunderBolt =
    Drives, Docks & More

    = HARD DRIVES =
    Up to 10 TB HDD
    HGST, WD, Seagate, Toshiba

    = 2.5" HDs & DIY Kits =
    Notebook Hard Drives and DIY drive/case kit bundles

    = MEMORY =
    Lifetime warranty RAM Upgrades!

    = OPTICAL DRIVES =
    Internal and External Superdrives/Blu-Ray drives

    = VIDEO / AUDIO =
    Graphics cards, Displays, Adapters, Cables & more

    = SOFTWARE =
    Apps, Utilities, OS, VM, Games and more

    = WIRELESS =
    WiFi and Bluetooth Devices/Adapters/More

    = Repair Service =
    for iPhone, iPad, Macs

    = iPad/iPhone/iPod =
    Accessories, Cases & More

    NuGuard KX iPhone Case *Extreme* Drop Tested!


    XLR8YourMac T-Shirts


    = back to www.XLR8YOURMAC.com =
    Copyright © 1997-2017. All Rights Reserved
    All brand or product names mentioned here are properties of their respective companies.
    Legal: Site Privacy and terms of use.