Monday, May 09, 2005, 10:55 am PT (01:55 pm ET)
Apple releases iTunes 4.8Apple today quietly released iTunes 4.8, the latest update to its digital music jukebox software. As predicted, the new version "includes new Music Store features and support for transferring contacts and calendars from your computer to your iPod." The synching featutres require Mac OS X 10.4 "Tiger." iTunes 4.8 is available for download from Apple's iTunes Web site.
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