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Apple blocking offline Apple Music storage on iPods due to piracy concerns

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Apple blocking offline Apple Music storage on iPods due to piracy concerns

There can be no moving your offline Apple Music collections onto the brand new iPod nano or iPod shuffle as a result of Apple is overly excited about piracy, appropriately, and so the corporate’s made up our minds to play it protected as an alternative.

As advised in advance this week and showed these days by way of 9to5Mac, the nano and shuffle won't sync with Apple Music due to piracy concerns.
By now not permitting customers to sync their offline songs to the iPod nano and shuffle, Apple can make sure that customers aren’t in a position to stay a choice of songs on their tool after cancelling their Apple Music subscription. That’s in contrast to different iOS units that experience get right of entry to to the iOS Music app and Wi-Fi that Apple can use to authenticate an lively Apple Music subscription.
If you try to sync offline Apple Music tracks to your iPod nano or iPod shuffle, you are going to obtain a caution popup that reads “Apple Music songs can't be copied to an iPod.” Though Apple Music is restricted in capability, you continue to can sync track that you simply bought from iTunes or DRM-loose song that you simply already personal.

If so, the asked songs get downloaded in the community to your tool so you'll be able to pay attention to them with out an Internet connection. These in the community saved information are reproduction-safe with Apple’s virtual rights control (DRM) answer referred to as FairPlay.
 Apple will have tailored the iPod tool to ask customers to sync with iTunes once or more a month so as to test for the subscription validity, however it didn’t in order that’s simply the best way issues are in the intervening time.

Makes feel, proper?

Source: 9to5Mac

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