Apple has just updated GarageBand for iPad and iMovie for iPhone/iPad with bug fixes, AirPlay compatibility and other new features. Free updates are now available on the App Store. GarageBand for iPad version 1.0.1 is a 369MB download while iMovie for iOS (supports iPad 2, iPhone 4 and fourth-generation iPod touch) version 1.2.1 weighs in at 69.2MB, priced at five bucks each. Don’t panic if those updates don’t show in iTunes or the App Store app yet, propagating changess across all regional stores can take anywhere between a few minutes to a couple hours. Here’s the official list of enhancements from iTunes release notes.

GarageBand for iPad version 1.0.1

• support for audio output over AirPlay, Bluetooth devices and HDMI with the Apple Digital AV Adapter • import of AIFF, WAV, CAF audio files and Apple Loops (16 bit, 44.1 kHz) • allows copy and paste of audio from supported apps into GarageBand • addresses occurrences of GarageBand freezing while playing Smart Instruments • improves overall stability and addresses a number of minor issues

iMovie for iOS version 1.2.1

• audio plays from your HDTV when using the Apple Digital AV Adapter • video plays full screen from Marquee to your HDTV when using the Apple Digital AV Adapter • resolves some cases of missing media in projects • provides more accurate clip grouping by date in Video browser • fixes an issue where a project’s background music would not fade in or out • additional performance and reliability improvements

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