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Apple Reportedly Setting Aside $1 Billion For Hollywood Programming

08/16/2017, It is no secret that Apple wants to break into Hollywood with its original programming. The company has launched a couple of series so far, like Carpool Karaoke and Planet of the Apps, although admittedly neither have really been received too favorably,...

PayPal Can Now Be Used To Pay For iTunes Content

07/12/2017, If you wanted to purchase something from the iTunes App Store or basically any of Apple’s online services and platforms, your options are either credit/debit cards or purchasing gift cards with credit in them. However soon it seems that Apple users will...

Jay-Z’s Tidal-Exclusive Album Goes Platinum Within A Week

07/05/2017, As you might have heard, hip-hop artist Jay-Z recently released his latest album “4:44” on his music streaming platform Tidal where it was an exclusive. It was a questionable move given that Tidal isn’t exactly the dominant music streaming platform,...

Apple Rolling Out ‘My Chill Mix’ Playlist On Apple Music

06/27/2017, When listening to music, sometimes it’s nice to be in control of the songs you listen to, especially if you know what you want. However there are times when it’s nice to be surprised and discover new tunes, which is where curated playlists come in...

Apple Wants Music Labels To Settle For Less Money

06/22/2017, Apple is reportedly holding talks with music labels to get them to agree to a reduction in the revenue rate that it has to pay out for its music streaming service. Apple is said to be renegotiating its licensing deals for Apple Music and iTunes with the...

Apple Music Annual Subscription Tier Added

06/19/2017, There are multiple tiers that you can select when you decide to subscribe to Apple Music. The company already offers monthly and family subscription plans but it hasn’t offered an annual tier, until now. Apple has quietly added a new annual...

Apple’s Carpool Karaoke Set For August 8 Launch

05/30/2017, Earlier this year, Apple confirmed that “Carpool Karaoke” would be coming to Apple Music in 2017. The show was set for a launch last month, but unfortunately that did not happen as it was reported that it had been delayed. Apple did not officially...

Apple Music Album Exclusives Being Cut Down

05/17/2017, Apple has long relied on exclusive album releases to push its music streaming service. However, Apple executive Jimmy Iovine has now said that the company now plans to move Apple Music away from exclusive album releases. Even though this has been a...

Rejected Apple Intern Applicant Reimagines Apple Music

05/10/2017, When Apple Music was first launched, it didn’t exactly sport the best user interface. It was admittedly rather confusing for users to try and navigate the app to find the songs they wanted, songs saved offline, as well as accessing some playback...