Apple Dishes on iTunes Match, iTunes in the Cloud Availability

On Thursday, Apple finally revealed the long-awaited specifics with regard to the international availability of iTunes Match and iTunes in the Cloud.

Since the start of fall, confusion has lingered as to when and where the new offerings from Apple would become available. As recently as December 16th, widespread glitches associated with a premature launch of the services in some locations caused rampant consumer frustration.

Now are starting to see the full picture as it presently exists. According to the announcement just hours ago from the Cupertino, California-based tech giant, iTunes Match is presently available in 17 countries: Australia, Belgium, Canada, Cyprus, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Ireland, Luxembourg, Malta, Mexico, New Zealand, Slovakia, Spain, Switzerland, United Kingdom, and the United States.

Apple also released a full list of specific content available in each country. To read the complete announcement from Apple, click here.