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Technology: How to cancel your iTunes Match Account

For reasons outlined last week, I wanted to cancel my iTunes Match account. The steps were pretty straightforward. Visit http://www.apple.com/support/itunes/ Click “Contact Support” Click “Contact iTunes Store support” Click, “Purchases, Billing & Redemption” Click, “The topic is not listed” You can put anything in the reason box. Type a bunch of text and click next and …

….No one needs 24 gigabytes of RAM

Once a month, I hit a place where I actually use all of the RAM in my machine. Once I start doing  Final Cut Pro editing in an hour, we’re going to be at 20 gigabytes of RAM. Also, the Core i7 is a CTO/BTO feature for Apple devices now but I always get it. …

iTunes Radio, R.I.P.

Last night, Apple pulled the plug on iTunes Radio. I was up late working on my server and the stream just stopped. I keep iTunes in mini-player mode while working and had a Bright Eyes iTunes Radio station going when an Apple-logo showed and that was it…gone. I’ve stopped using iTunes Match for its core-service. …

What Happened to Mac Update?

I visited Macupdate.com today as I do at least twice a month. There was a time when I linked to the site a few times a year on my old blog. I went to their events, promoted their giveaways and MacUpdate even advertised on my first tech-focused blog with a banner-ad and other giveaways. Joel …