Apple Releases iTunes 5

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    Apple announced iTunes 5.0 today. The updated version of Apple's popular jukebox software provides many long requested features. These include:

    - Streamlined design
    - Smart Shuffle
    - Can organize playlists into folders
    - Search bar
    - Windows users can sync with Outlook and Outlook Express
    - Parental controls for iTunes Music Store
    - Album Reviews

    iTunes 5 will be available today.
     

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    Just downloaded and about to restart. So freaking excited!!! I wonder if iPod nano is in the Apple Stores right now. There's one down the street from my school...
     
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    No more brushed metal.

    Guess its plastic for everything now.
     
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    Yes yes yes! Nested folders! I've waited eons for this. :D
     
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    The installer is broooooooooken.

    "Please quit iTunes before beginning this update."

    Over, and over, and over.....
     
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    YES! Been waiting awhile to sync via windows as well. And the folders. Awesome.
     
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    oh, man just installed

    itunes 5 is NIIIICE! :D it's so hot (for software)
     
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    Thank goodness - I've got so many playlists they just keep scrolling and scrolling.
     
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    Will install now. :D This is so nice. New hardware and new software. I will be celebrating today by not working.
     
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    Beautiful. Couldn't be happier. :)
     

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    Wonder how long it will be before the other iLife apps, Safari, and the Finder become plasticized as well.
     
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    Well, I am downoading it now. Pretty excited about the new folder options. Especially excited about getting my Nano. Hopefully it will be shipped by the end of the week.

    Hickman
     
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    ooh! itunes music store has been updated..type an artist in iTMS and see what happens
     
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    someone provide a link to the installers please! both windows and mac.. Thanks
     
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    Their server is getting hammered. C'mon guys let me have some!
     

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    Sounds like the right thing to do, I will join you in celebrating and we can bring down the whole system...
     
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    I agree. It'll take a while before I get used to it... :rolleyes:
     
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    Plastic like Mail 2.0? I like the brushed iTunes interface!

    Like the sound of smart shuffle though.
     
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    Apple has answered my plea!

    Finally we have support for lyric syncing. :cool:
     
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    Has anyone else noticed that Quicktime 7.0 (final) for Windows is now available?
     
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    Does anyone know why this is happening? Is it karma? I've been a good boy lately...
     
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    come someone confirm if this requires a restart?
     

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