It’s on! iTunes dumps Palm Pre

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    Let’s get ready to rummmmmmmble! Reports and tweets are flying around the Web that Apple’s latest update for iTunes – v 8.2.1 – blocks Palm Pre, refusing to recognise the handset as a valid iTunes-supported player. The reason for doing so, though, remains unexplained. 
    Apple and Palm had recently had a bit of a public showdown about third-party digital media player support for iTunes, which PreCentral captured very well.
    "iTunes 8.2.1 is a free software update tha...

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    workaround: just don't update your itunes software :)
     
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    Will you still be able to buy music if you don't?
     
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    desiibond Bond, Desi Bond!

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    why not!!!!
     
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    better workaround: get a better media player. There are zillions of better stuff than iTunes on Desktop. There are atleast hundreds for mobile :lol:
     
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    Awesome Workaround : Install Linux and then sync your PMP with it.. its better.. AmaroK rocks!!
     
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