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For the record, Trent Reznor is still at Beats Music

Posted by on June 2, 2014

As you know by now, Apple made it official and bought Beats Music last week. There are a lot of questions as to how the transition is going to be handled, and who will be doing what. Not helping things at all was a report in USA Today about the purchase. For the most part, […]

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It’s official: Apple purchases Beats Music

Posted by on May 28, 2014

It was probably the worst kept secret of the month. However, Apple has officially announced it has purchased Beats Music and Beats Electronics, its largest acquisition to date. Apple will acquire both the subscription streaming music service and the electronics branch for the price of $3 billion ($2.6 billion in cash, and $400 million in […]

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Is Apple about to buy Beats Electronics?

Posted by on May 9, 2014

According to a report in Financial Times, Apple is about to make their biggest acquisition ever by acquiring Beats Electronics for $3.2 billion. As a result, the computer maker will acquire streaming service Beats Music, which was launched earlier this year. According to sources, the Beats management team will report to Apple chief Tim Cook. […]

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Volvo shows off In Flames in new video

Posted by on March 3, 2014

If you buy a new Volvo (or Ferrari or Mercedes), you’re going to be able to control your iPhone via a touch screen  or voice via Apple’s “CarPlay” iOS. What’s even more impressive is that in the video showing that off, the band shown on the screen is In Flames. Both the album cover of […]

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Apple Officially Set to Release Radio Service

Posted by on June 10, 2013

Confirming previous reports, Apple will indeed be releasing its own radio service, iTunesRadio. While similar in scope to Spotify and the recently-released Google Play Music All Access, it looks like it’s got Pandora set in its sites. While it was thought to be available as soon as this week, iTunesRadio will instead become available in the […]

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Apple’s Radio Service To Launch As Soon As Next Week?

Posted by on June 4, 2013

It hasn’t yet been a month since Google unveiled their online radio service, Google Play Music All Access, yet it looks like there’s another competitor entering the fray and battling for online streaming radio dominance. The New York Times reports that Apple is finally getting their ducks in a row to debut their own Internet radio […]

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Google Launches Spotify Competitor, Google Play Music All Access

Posted by on May 15, 2013

The music streaming landscape just got a little more crowded, as Google today launched the Google Play All Access music service at their annual developer conference. The new service will cost the same as Spotify Premium, $9.99/month, but you can use it for free for 30 day trial, and it’ll only be $7.99/month if you […]

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Apple To Launch Streaming Radio Service

Posted by on October 26, 2012

In an announcement that’s probably got Pandora nervous, there are multiple reports surfacing that Apple is launching a streaming radio service in the first three months of next year. Bloomberg reports that talks at the major labels have intensified, with the primary discussion centered around how to share ad revenue. While Spotify has become the […]

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Apple Censors Thin Lizzy’s ‘Jailbreak’ In iTunes

Posted by on May 17, 2012

So, do you think Apple is a little nervous about people jailbreaking iPhones so they can download non Apple-sanctioned apps? If it wasn’t obvious before, it is now. Tech blog Gizmodo (by way of Shoutpedia) found out that the deluxe edition of Thin Lizzy’s classic 1976 album Jailbreak is called J*******k. While the album title and the song […]

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Get 20% Off iTunes Gift Cards At Best Buy Today

Posted by on April 10, 2012

If your’e the type that buys music or apps via iTunes, Best Buy is offering 20% off cards from $15 to $100 today only. Get on it here.

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