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At the time of the purchase, Kincaid, Jeff Robbin and Dave Heller left Casady & Greene to continue development of the program as Apple employees.
At Apple, the developers simplified Sound Jam's user interface, added the ability to burn CDs, and removed the program's recording feature and skin support.
i Tunes lacked support for 64-bit versions of Windows until the 7.6 update on January 16, 2008.
i Tunes is currently supported under any 64-bit version of Windows, although the i Tunes executable was still 32-bit until version 12.1.
Apple CEO Steve Jobs also announced a new logo, one without a CD in the background because of the increasing popularity of i Tunes digital downloads.
In October 2012, Apple announced the launch of the i Phone 5 and i Pad Mini, the refresh of the i Pod and Mac lines, and the upcoming release of i Tunes 11.
i Tunes has been credited with accelerating shifts within the music industry.
Also included is a GUI update for Leopard, and the ability to add custom ringtones for free. Shows i Pod battery level in source list (i Pod Nano 3G, i Pod Classic, i Pod Touch, and i Phone with 1.1.2 software).
The history of i Tunes begins in 2001 and continues to the present.
Initially conceived as a simple music player, over time i Tunes developed into a sophisticated multimedia content manager, hardware synchronization manager and e-commerce platform.
With the release of this software, the i Tunes Store was redesigned to remain consistent with the new interface, and the stores available on i OS devices.
The social element Ping was also removed and replaced by increased Twitter and Facebook integration.