This is how you should buy music online

With Google Music, Amazon Cloud Player and iCloud, there has never been an easier -- or more confusing -- time to buy music. Avowed music geek Dan Kantor of exfm tells you everything you need to know about how (and where) you should buy your music online.…

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iCloud 101: Apple IDs and your iOS device

Configuring your iOS device to take advantage of new iCloud services is resulting in confusion and frustration for many. At the core of this confusion is the Apple ID. Here's a thorough explanation of your options using Apple IDs with the iTunes Store, and with iCloud.…

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iOS 5: Documents in the Cloud

Of all the iOS 5/iCloud announcements made during this summer's WWDC, the one that excited me the most was Documents in the Cloud. Unfortunately, it's also turned into the one that disappointed me the most at launch, thanks to a number of issues.…

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iOS 5: Photo Stream, warts and all

With iCloud, Apple introduced Photo Stream, a new feature that automatically syncs your photos across iOS devices, Macs and Windows computers. It makes transferring photos absolutely painless, but comes with one big caveat: Synced photos can't be deleted from iCloud as of right now.…

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iOS 5: Reminders

Reminders, new in iOS 5, is a very simplistic task management app that syncs automatically between devices with iCloud. While it isn't particularly complex or involved, it's probably all the task management the average iPhone or iPad user needs.…

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