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Apple Back To School Promo Gives Beats Solo2 Headphones For Free

07/23/2015, There are many companies that run annual back to school promotions and Apple is one of them. Once you’ve stocked up on clothes and what not perhaps you might decide to spend some of your money on Apple products, and if you do you will walk away with...

Beats $200 Headphones Really Only Cost $18 To Make [Update]

06/21/2015, Update – There is a chance that the Beats headphones used in teardown might have been a fake, meaning that the cost of the components estimated in this case would be wrong. It hasn’t been confirmed but it should be worth taking into...

Apple No Longer Allows Monster To Churn Out Licensed Accessories

06/16/2015, It looks like the love affair between Monster LLC and Apple has hit some rough patches – especially after Monster stepped forward to say that Apple Inc. has already revoked its authority to churn out licensed accessories that are meant for Apple...

Apple Launches Powerbeats2 Wireless Headphones In New Colors

06/14/2015, Ever since it was announced that Apple had acquired Beats, many have been wondering what it is they want from the company. While Apple’s full plans have yet to be revealed, it seems that in the meantime the Cupertino company is slowly integrating...

Beats Nearly Launched A Sonos-like Speaker Until Apple Killed It

06/12/2015, One of the nifty features of WiFi-enabled speakers like Sonos is that you don’t need to connect it to a computer in order to enjoy music streaming services like Pandora or Spotify. That being said it seems that Beats had something similar planned,...

Apple Recalls Beats Pill XL Due To Possible Risk Of Fire

06/03/2015, The Beats Pill XL Bluetooth speaker was launched by Beats back in 2013, back when it was an independent company. Apple only acquired the company about a year back so it had nothing to do with the development of this product. Now given that Beats is an...

Beats Solo2 Headphones Now Comes In iPhone Colors

04/12/2015, Many were curious when Apple announced their plans to acquire Beats, since Apple already had their own music streaming service and it wasn’t as if Apple needed a new product line of headphones either. However if you’ve always felt that maybe the Beats...

Bang & Olufsen Is HP’s New Audio Partner

03/24/2015, HP and Beats have a history of collaborating with each other. Beats used to be the company’s audio partner which is why its technology made it into HP’s devices. The two ultimately broke up and so Hewlett-Packard was back on the market. HP...

Apple Could Soon Offer Web-Based Chat Support For Beats Products

02/22/2015, Now that Apple officially owns Beats and all of its products, this also means that in the future, support for Beats products will be handled by Apple. Previously back in 2014, Apple still relied on Beats’ outsourced support to handle any inquiries and...

Monster Files Lawsuit Against Beats, Alleges Fraud

01/07/2015, Last year Apple acquired Beats, the company known for their audio products and more recently their music streaming service in the form of Beats Music. However prior to the acquisition, Beats and Monster were working together and it was only in 2012 that...

Jimmy Iovine Details How He Convinced Apple To Buy Beats

12/03/2014, As you might have heard by now, Apple has officially acquired Beats by paying a cool $3 billion for the company, making it one of Apple’s largest acquisitions over the years. It was a surprising move as Apple tends to more interested in acquihires, not...

Apple Stores Will Start Servicing Beats Products From Tomorrow

11/17/2014, Looks like Apple is going to make a change to its repair strategy from tomorrow. There are reports that starting tomorrow Beats products will be serviced at Apple retail stores. This change will thus enable Genius Bar employees to service Beats products...