Ping was announced by Steve Jobs during Apple's Fall 2010 music event and launched that same day. Despite a few early successes with the product, the social network never caught on with Apple users and a recent report from AllThingsD suggests it never will.
Speaking at the recent AllThingsD D10 conference, Cook confirmed that Ping was not something customers wanted "to put a lot of energy into.
One of the big announcements at Apple's event today was Ping, the music social network that Apple has baked into iTunes. But it's not just on iTunes for the computer, it's also a part of iTunes on the iPhone and iPod touch. This wil... Read Post
During their event today in San Francisco, Apple announce iTunes 10, the latest version of their music software. But they also introduced a big new feature in the app -- Ping. A social network for music. It's like "Facebook and Twit... Read Post