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Everything you hate about Apple Music & what needs improving before converting switchers

Many have praised Apple Music’s launch this week, although the focus has largely been on the free component of the service, a 24/7 streaming radio station called Beats 1. 1,077 more words

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How to check if your Mac's songs are uploaded, matched, purchased, or Apple Music DRM-laden

”With Apple Music introducing a new form of DRM for its streaming catalog and songs you’ve re-downloaded from your library, it’s easy to get nervous over which songs on your Mac are… 103 more words

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The real difference between iTunes Match and iCloud Music Library: DRM

”The whole iTunes Match and Apple Music thing is confusing,” Kirk McElhearn writes for Kirksville.

“Apple says they are ‘independent but complementary,’ and, on first glance, they look quite similar,” McElhearn writes. 140 more words

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DRM 11.1.2.4.310 & 11.1.2.4.311 Patch Details

Oracle released a new patch, version 11.1.2.4.311, on June 23, 2015 for Data Relationship Management. You can find the readme here.

There have been quite a few patches for 11.1.2.4, and you can read my blog on the… 968 more words

DRM

PSA: Don't cancel your iTunes Match subscription if you deleted your matched music

Since Apple appeared to have rolled the functionality of iTunes Match into Apple Music, it was looking like there wouldn’t be any point in retaining an iTunes Match subscription if you were planning to continue your streaming music subscription after the free trial. 239 more words

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Okay, here's the deal with Apple Music, iCloud Music Library, and DRM

Folks are in a bit of a huff about Apple Music’s DRM-clad files. Here’s what (I’m guessing) is going on. Earlier today The Verge’s Chris Welch posted his concerns with one aspect of Apple Music: iCloud Music Library, Apple’s next-generation version of iTunes Match built specifically for the streaming service. 8 more words

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DMCA exemption followup

The
OTW/EFF response to the Copyright Office’s additional questions
, filed
yesterday, is now available. Of note,
the Copyright Office asked us about the extent to which K-12 students and… 15 more words