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Grab Three Month Unlimited Apple Music Subscription For Free

Apple Music LogoApple changed the music industry with it's iconic iPod and iTunes Store business model. Now the company has ventured into a new turf, allowing users unlimited music for a fixed monthly subscription like Spotify. To get things started Apple is offering a three month free subscription to anyone who owns an iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Mac, or PC, the free trial ends for everyone on September 30th, which means if you want to enjoy the freebie it's time you hurry up.

Apple Music Subscription

Apple iOS users need to update to iOS 8.4 and then click the “Join Apple Music” option under “Account”. People using a Mac or a PC need to install the latest version of iTunes and do the same thing. Apple Music is currently available in over 100 countries.

Geek Wave : The iPod Killer

Geek Wave

Apple iPod changed the portable music industry forever, but it still lacks quite a lot when it comes to perfect audio-quality, battery life and ease-of-use. Geek Wave - the highest resolution portable audio player which comes with lots of space (upto 2TB expandable), 5000mAmp of huge removable battery power and super easy-to-use, drag-n-drop management interface fulfills that gap.

For audio lovers, the gen-next Geek Wave should be kind of "Shut Up And Take My Money..." portable music-player, the technology behind this new portable audio-player allows users to enjoy all the greatness of their music collection in same quality as it was meant to be heard with it's full high fidelity glory. The no-compromise, high-performance portable music player not only offers exceptional audio-quality but is also the ONLY 32 bit/384 kHz PCM capable native DSD player in the world, and can play multitude of file-formats right from MP3, AAC, FLAC, WMA, DSF, AIFF, DIFF to the highest resolution DSD128 files. Geek Wave is designed to hook up to any external stereo or A/V receiver (at Home, office or car) through its line output port delivering high-quality audio processing and users can simply sit back and relax across the room and control it using their smartphone or tablet remotely.

[Video] iPod Magic - Deceptions

This is digital age, and here is an awesome video demonstration of new age magic trick using iPod. Do mind that no camera tricks are used in this video and all this is actually done "live" in one continuous take.

iPod Magic

DreamBoard: New Advanced Theming Platform For iOS Devices

Winterboard is the most popular theming base platform used by iOS theme creators, but does has limitations of it's own which does not allow users to create or use advanced features like gadgets and apps. A new advanced theming platform "DreamBoard" is now available to address that issue letting users take control of SpringBoard allowing them to place anything from widgets to apps where ever they want, offering an all new level of customization and advanced themeing capabilities without much efforts.

Dreamboard Themes

Dreamboard makes it easy to switch between any theme in just a few seconds. Simply launch, choose and apply! And, Dreamboard eliminates the long wait of having to restart Springboard everytime you make a change. No more resprings! Dreamboard includes a complementary copy of Android (HTC theme).

Phone Disk Unlimited Free Licenses Giveaway For Everyone - Browse, Open, Save Files Directly On iDevices From PC And Mac

Majority of mobile-phones support their storage to be used as an Mass Storage Device from a computer when plugged-in, unfortunately if you own an Apple iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch this is not possible. We have shared various utilities and hacks to enable this functionality on iDevices, Phone Disk is another such paid application allowing users to directly access files from Apple iPhone, iPad and iTouch like a regular removable disk on both PC and Mac. The good news is "Phone Disk" is being given-away for free to everyone until December 1st 2010, if the software is activated (using the free registration serial number shared ahead) before that date users can enjoy a fully-functional version with all future updates and no expiration date.

File Manager For iPhone, iPod And iPad

Using Spirit To Jailbreak An 3rd Generation iPod Running iPhone OS 3.1.3

Spirit jailbreak for Any iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch running firmware 3.1.2, 3.1.3, or 3.2 is now available for download and is super easy to use taking no more then 30 seconds to complete the process, I tested in on an brand new iPod Touch 3rd Generation (IPT3) having iPhone OS 3.1.3 as shown in video demo after the jump.

Fixing Firmware File Could Not Be Found Error In iTunes

iTunes can sometimes get on your nerves displaying confusing error messages without providing proper explanation even when help button is clicked, something similar occurred when my iPod firmware got corrupted and I used the Restore function in iTunes but to my surprise iTunes displayed error - "The iPod BNB could not be restored because the firmware file could not be found." , I allowed iTunes to check internet for firmware download but the error persisted.

iTunes Displaying iPod Firmware Error

This issue is caused when you have firmware files already downloaded in iTunes cache location but it gets corrupted, instead of allowing you to download a fresh copy of the firmware our not so smart iTunes keeps showing this error, to fix the error simply follow the solution next.

Manage and Sync iPod Music Via Winamp

iPod SyncMany iTunes alternatives have been shared on this blog but what else can be better then managing and syncing music on your portable devices from popular multimedia player Winamp, the good news is that the latest version of Winamp comes with built-in support for importing iTunes database and playlists with full featured portable device management and synchronization functionality offering seamless integration with iPod (Shuffle, Video, Nano & Classic), Creative Nomad/Zen/MuVo, PlaysForSure (P4S), USB Thumbdrive and ActiveSync devices, for enabling iTunes support simply check the Import iTunes Tool option while installing Winamp and follow the guide ahead to work with iTunes and iPod from within Winamp.

Winamp iTunes Import Function

Using Winamp to sync your iPod devices ensures that you don't need to worry about losing songs when syncing on different computers.

Fixing iTunes Error - "The iPod Cannot Be Synced. The Required File Is Locked"

If you are receiving "The iPod [iPod Name Here] Cannot Be Synced. The Required File Is Locked" error while trying to sync your Apple iPod using iTunes as shown below the fix could be pretty simple.

iPod Sync Error

All the error means is that iTunes is unable to read/write to the database file inside your device, their could be several possible reasons for the error which might be recoverable depending on the cause of the error.

iTunes 8 Detects Pwnage Exploit

Apple seems to have equipped iTunes 8 to detect and prevent the Pwnage exploit, iTunes 8 will now flash the error below if you try to load an Pwned IPSW file with an unPwned device preventing the exploit to suceed.

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