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August 13, 2020
New delivery method for CBFC certificate in India and Dolby Vision CM 4.0 sidecar metadata files support.
May 22, 2020
Learn about recent enhancements in iTunes Connect to help you manage your TV content.
February 28, 2020
We've made updates to delivery specifications and iTunes Connect features to help you better manage your TV content.
October 15, 2019
Transporter app has been updated to 1.1 and now is available for free exclusively through the Mac App Store
February 20, 2019
We have the following announcements for your television content: Cover Art Locale in iTunes Connect Closed Captions Locale Reminder
January 31, 2019
As of February 1, 2019, all payments into bank accounts in New Zealand and Australia will be wire transfers.
December 12, 2018
Effective January 1, 2019, the portion of the agreement(s) that covers distribution of your music or video content into Canada will be assigned from Apple Inc., a United States entity, to Apple Canada Inc., a Canadian entity. Apple may require you to provide additional tax information in order to minimize any impact or disruption
November 5, 2018
As a reminder, we’re adjusting our deadlines for TV shows and episodes to prepare for the holiday season. If you plan on releasing new content on the iTunes Store in December 2018 or January 2019, check our updated TV delivery deadlines.
April 4, 2018
iTunes Package TV Specification 5.2.10 includes updates to production still images and source audio. The Parallax Exporter now includes support for Photoshop CC 2018 and exporting layered images.
March 21, 2018
You can now download one financial report that shows all currencies in which your movies or TV shows are sold, starting with financial data from February 2018.
November 7, 2016
After December 6, 2016, you will no longer be able to use the Autoingestion tool to download your Sales and Trends reports or your Payments and Financial reports.
September 9, 2016
A new Total Bonus Episodes field has been added to iTunes Connect. Also, for free or specially priced episodes, the field should always be set to true.
August 10, 2016
Download your Sales and Trends reports and your Payments and Financial reports using Reporter, a command-line tool introduced last fall. We recommend switching to Reporter, as the Autoingestion tool will no longer be available at the end of November 2016.
July 13, 2016
We've updated the iTunes Package TV Specification making it easier to manage your TV seasons and episodes on the iTunes Store. Version 5.2.6 includes enhancements and updates to preview clips and images, support for EIDR, deprecation of outdated XML schemas, and QC code revisions.
April 8, 2016
We’re changing the way we process sales data for Asia-Pacific countries and regions to help you get your data sooner. Now, transactions made in the countries and regions listed will be available the next day, as opposed to two days.
February 25, 2016
Payments and Financial Reports on iTunes Connect has been redesigned to make it easier to view and download your monthly financial data. We’ve consolidated all the data to a single page, and you can now download several financial reports at once.
November 11, 2015
You can now use two-step verification or two-factor authentication with your Apple ID on iTunes Connect. Take advantage of these security features to prevent anyone from accessing or using your Apple ID, even if they know your password.
October 6, 2015
You can now create cover art that takes advantage of the Apple TV’s interactive layered effect. In addition to the new LSR files for Apple TV, we’re also updating the dimensions for JPG and PNG. To acclimate yourself to these changes check out the updated iTunes Video and Audio Asset Guide.