What is iTunes? Do I need it?
iTunes is a program made by Apple for Mac and Windows. It is a program for managing your iDevice's content, backups, and upgrades. As of iOS 5, iTunes is no longer required for the iDevice, except for putting music on your device (accessible alteqatives for music management are being investigated). You can activate, upgrade, and back up your iDevice using iCloud as of iOS5. If you still want iTunes1 you can download iTunes from Apple.com.
iDevice Primer 106: Using iTunes
Wed, 09 Nov 2011 19:11:12 GMT