Apple eyes new way to give gifts on iTunes

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Apple eyes new way to give gifts on iTunes

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iTunes users may one day be able to send apps, music, videos, and books as gifts to other people — at least, that’s what Apple envisioned in a recently published patent filing.

Published Thursday by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, a patent application called “Media Gifting Devices and Methods” describes a couple of ways to give your favorite iTunes user a present.

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In one method, you’d select a specific item from the iTunes Store, such as a song, movie, or book. Your own account is charged the cost of the content, while your recipient receives a notice to download the gifted file.

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Apple eyes new way to give gifts on iTunes


Apple eyes new way to give gifts on iTunes

 

Apple eyes new way to give gifts on iTunes

 

Apple eyes new way to give gifts on iTunes

 

Apple eyes new way to give gifts on iTunes

 

Apple eyes new way to give gifts on iTunes

Apple eyes new way to give gifts on iTunes

Apple eyes new way to give gifts on iTunes

Apple eyes new way to give gifts on iTunes

Apple eyes new way to give gifts on iTunes

Apple eyes new way to give gifts on iTunes

Apple eyes new way to give gifts on iTunes

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