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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...

Amazon Open To Having Apple Music On The Echo

05/09/2017, The Amazon Echo is essentially a speaker with a built-in assistant in the form of Alexa, and with the launch of the new Amazon Echo Show which is basically the Echo with a touchscreen display, Amazon has also announced that the new device will be capable...

Spotify Accuses Apple Of Anticompetitive Practices In Europe

05/09/2017, In the music streaming scene, Apple Music is still a relatively newcomer, but yet Apple has made some pretty impressive strides largely thanks to the fact that Apple Music is more or less bundled with all iPhones, and also thanks to Apple’s resources...

Apple Music And Musical.ly Team Up For Music Video Clips

04/28/2017, Apple is a company that is notorious for closing off its own apps or services to non-Apple products. For example it took Apple years before deciding to open up Siri to third-party developers, where prior to recent times Siri was pretty much limited to...

Upcoming Puff Daddy Documentary Will Be Exclusive To Apple Music

04/27/2017, Just like consoles and video games, exclusives are what helps to draw customers to particular services, just like how when the iPhone was exclusive to AT&T, many customers flocked over to the carrier just to get their hands on the phone. This is why...

iOS 11 To Revamp Apple Music, Focus More On Video Content

04/27/2017, A new report today claims that Apple is going to introduce a revamped version of its popular music streaming service with the next major update for iOS. It’s said that iOS 11 is going to bring a revamped version of Apple Music that’s going to...

Apple Delays Launch Of ‘Carpool Karaoke’ Series

04/24/2017, Earlier this year it was revealed that after Apple had acquired the rights to “Carpool Karaoke” that the series would be launching in 2017. It was originally suggested that the launch party would be taking place in March in Los Angeles, but given that...

Jay Z’s Albums Are Finding Their Way Back Onto Apple Music

04/10/2017, About a couple of days ago, hip-hop artist Jay Z’s albums and songs were suddenly pulled from the likes of streaming services such as Apple Music and Spotify. The statement given at that time was the albums were taken down at the request of the artist,...