Apple starts testing iTunes Match, adds music streaming

By Jos · 5 replies
Aug 30, 2011
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  1. Update: Apparently what looked like a “stream” is really a simultaneous listen and download — users can hear the song while their machine ingests it. Apple is said to have streaming…

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  2. slh28

    slh28 TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,706   +172

    I'm willing to bet this is some sort of con to catch pirates. Apple making non-iTunes content more usable in iTunes? Not in a million years
  3. treeski

    treeski TS Evangelist Posts: 989   +231

    iTunes Match makes me think of an eharmony competitor or something.
  4. Cota

    Cota TS Enthusiast Posts: 513   +8

    NTAPRO TS Evangelist Posts: 809   +102

    This would be bad for the users with slower internet connections right? It would probably freeze a little bit until more of the song is being downloading or something... I"m not sure... I just think about it as the way YT videos are streamed.You're basically downloading the video as you watch it. That's just my opinion though...
  6. StrayEagle

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