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Apple Unveils Ping: A Facebook, Twitter and iTunes Lovechild

September 6th, 2010

While it may take a while for it to reach the shores of the Fragrant Harbour, iDevice users now have access to Ping, Apple’s attempt at user-to-user social music network. Described by Steve Jobs as ‘Twitter and Facebook meets iTunes’, users can create a virtual group of friends within iTunes who can share music likes, dislikes, and recommendations with. Ping will alert you of nearby concerts, new tracks discovered by friends, and items posted by friends.