To connect your iPhone, iPad or iPod to your home stereo you just need a 3.5mm to RCA cable like this cable here. The RCA cable plugs into the rear of your stereo and the 3.5mm plugs into your iPhone headphone jack.
I still like to run with my old iPod Shuffle. Recently I tried to listen to an Audible book and it wouldn’t work. Apple Music and Audible do not play nicely together. But I didn’t give up easily… here’s how to listen to that audible book on an iPod! To download the audible file to…
We have an iPhone 4 that we love. It is running iOS 7. But there are some apps that you cannot download to iOS7. If you try to download them from the App store you get this message: To get around this, you need an older version of the app. But Apple don’t give you…
As part of their iPhone 6 launch Apple are giving away 500 million copies of the latest U2 album ‘Songs of Innocence.’ The album is available for free on iTunes for the next 5 weeks. I downloaded it yesterday and I’m loving it! To find it you need to go to your ‘purchased music’ section on…
How to play music to your stereo wirelessly from your iPhone, iPad or iPod on a non airplay equipped stereo.
The latest Stereos from Pioneer etc are coming with airplay built in (a bit like airprint) but the Apple Airport Express allows you to airplay to any stereo. Here’s how.
The default setting on iTunes is not the best setting to use when importing songs. This article describes how to import songs into iTunes with the better quality bitrate.
What the LAME mp3 encoder is, why it’s better than the iTunes default, and how to use it.
Why it’s best to import all your songs using the apple lossless encoder.
A regularly updated list of iTunes card specials from around Australia.
Some older music players do not sync with itunes but require you to manually copy an mp3 file onto them. Here is how to convert a song that you have in iTunes into an MP3 file so you can copy it to your mp3 player.
Switching to OS X from a PC is a big change. Here are a some of my random thoughts on the transition.
The children have a new iPod touch for Christmas and you want them to be able to download free apps, without being able to download paid apps to your credit card. Here is how to set up a free account without a credit card.
With Snow Leopard Apple have made the pause button on the remote control ALWAYS start and stop itunes.
How to copy a DVD to your iPod or iPad.
There was a knock on the door at 10 past 8 this morning – it was the Snow Leopard delivery man. I live in Dubbo, NSW, 6 hours drive from Sydney. I can’t believe Apple’s efficiency!
Apple had just released iTunes plus which has two main benefits, both are great.
I want to convert some aiff files to mp3 to be downloaded from net…
Well it seems that OSX won’t recognise any Samsung phones. So to get my samsung D900i working on OSX I had to do this…
I’ve been playing round with getting good quality compressed speech with LAME. Here’s what I’ve found.
When you tell iTunes to find your cover art, it misses lots of albums that presumably are not on amazon.com where it looks for cover art. So what do you do?
The new iTunes 7 looks fantastic & has some great new features. However any quick survey of forum discussions will show you that there are some bugs that people are discovering.