On i OS, a dedicated App Store application served as the storefront for browsing, purchasing and managing applications, whereas i Tunes on computers had a dedicated section for apps rather than a separate app.However, the following month, i Tunes 12.6.3 was also released, retaining the App Store, with 9to5Mac noting that the secondary release was positioned by Apple as "necessary for some businesses performing internal app deployments".For some services – Spotify in particular – this is done at twice the speed. We've also continued working on the overall visual presentation.The recorded music is saved along with the cover artwork which Audials automatically finds and adds.
At launch, the store offered popular shows from the ABC network, including Desperate Housewives and Lost, along with Disney Channel series That's So Raven and The Suite Life of Zack and Cody.
"Smart playlists" are a set of playlists that can be set to automatically filter the library based on a customized list of selection criteria, much like a database query.
Multiple criteria can be entered to manage the smart playlist.
It had features reminiscent of Facebook, including profiles and the ability to follow other users.
The Telegraph reported in November 2011 that Apple had been aware of a security vulnerability since 2008 that would let unauthorized third parties install "updates" to users' i Tunes software.