Media files stored in the cloud don't need to be downloaded before playing, allowing a larger collection to be accessible without increased disk usage.
The new user interface includes a refreshed grid view, which replaces Cover Flow as the default layout method.
The Universal Windows Platform app retains all features available in the desktop version, but will be updated and available through the Windows Store.One major feature includes the integration of "i Tunes Ping", which brings a social factor to the i Tunes experience.Apple CEO Steve Jobs also announced a new logo, one without a CD in the background because of the increasing popularity of i Tunes digital downloads. I had my i Tunes library saved to my HD not to the Cloud. The history of i Tunes begins in 2001 and continues to the present.