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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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ColoJohnBoy

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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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Lacero

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Jan 20, 2005
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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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mac-er

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Apr 9, 2003
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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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GroundLoop

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Mar 21, 2003
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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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nylon

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Oct 26, 2004
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someone provide a link to the installers please! both windows and mac.. Thanks
 
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EGT

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Sep 4, 2003
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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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Flux Harmonic

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Flux Harmonic said:
The installer is broooooooooken.

"Please quit iTunes before beginning this update."

Over, and over, and over.....

Does anyone know why this is happening? Is it karma? I've been a good boy lately...
 
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