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4 Ways to Backup Your Music

If you currently store all your digital music on a computer or portable media player, and haven't backed it up yet, then you run the risk of loosing it. Find out the different ways you can safely store your digital music for disaster recovery by reading our guide on media storage solutions.

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iTunes Store Allowance: Stay in Control of Your Kid's Spending

iTunes Allowance Screen

Did you know that you can restrict how much credit kids can use every month on the iTunes Store? Using your existing iTunes account you can set up an iTunes allowance so they can purchase songs, apps, audiobooks, videos, and more without you worrying about the cost.

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Syncing iTunes Songs to an Android Phone

The iTunes software only supports the syncing of content to an Apple device like the iPhone. So, transferring music from your iTunes library to an Android device might sound like an impossible feat. However, in this tutorial we'll show you how to get your iTunes songs onto your Android phone in no time at all.

How to Recover a Deleted Spotify Playlist

If you have accidentally (or purposefully) deleted one of your Spotify playlists and want it back, then you'd think that the chances of recovery are pretty non-existent. However, there's a way to bring Playlists back from the abyss without having to start from scratch. This tutorial will show you how to use your account to restore playlists (that may have been deleted months ago) so they can be used once again in your Spotify music library.

Audacity Tutorial: How to Change a Song's Speed Without Affecting its Pitch

If you want to learn the lyrics to a new song (or play the music on an instrument), it can be useful to change the speed of a recording. However, simply altering the playback speed of a digital audio file will also affect its pitch. To solve this problem, you need to use a technique called, time stretching. To find out how to do this in Audacity, read this step-by-step tutorial.

What is S/PDIF?

You may have heard of the S/PDIF format. In fact, your computer / laptop might even have this facility. But, what does this acronym stand for? And, is it worth using for listening to your digital music library?

What is an Audio Graphic Equalizer?

Most software media players come with a built-in audio graphic equalizer. But, if you've never heard of this term before, you'll probably be wondering what it does? To find out more, including how your digital music can be enhanced, read this article on audio equalization.

What is The AC-3 Format?

AC-3 is a digital audio format associated with Dolby Digital. It's an audio codec technology that is designed to give you a more realistic experience through the use of multiple speakers. This article briefly explains AC-3 and how to play Dolby Digital audio files.

iPhone FAQ: Should I Use iCloud or Third-party Software to Backup my Music?

Confused about backing up the music on your iPhone? If you've got songs that you've downloaded from different places on the Internet (not just the iTunes Store), is iCloud good enough or should you use something else to backup? To find out more, read this FAQ article on backing up your iPhone's music.

Why Create a Smart Playlist in iTunes?

You may have already created standard playlists for tasks such as listening to your favorite songs or syncing music to your Apple device, but what are Smart Playlists? These are rule-based playlists that can give you a powerful way to do all sorts of things with your iTunes library. For more information, read our article on Smart Playlists which explains how they work and some advantages in using them.

Wondershare TunesGo Review

Wondershare TunesGo is a multi-functional software tool that enables you to manage your media collection between iOS devices and computers. As well as being able to sync files from your iOS device to iTunes, you can also copy directly between multiple iDevices. There's also a built-in converter that optimizes imported media for your iOS device. For a full look at this app's features, read our review of Wondershare TunesGo.

How to Share Music Using The Spotify Web Player

Sharing music, albums, and playlists on Spotify gives you the power to reach out to your friends and other music fans. But, if you're new to Spotify and social networking services like Facebook, Twitter, and Tumblr you might wonder how this is done. It might sound complicated, but it's easier than you may think. To find out more, read this article to see how simple it is to share your Spotify music discoveries.

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