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EU Rules Apple And Music Labels Didn’t Conspire To End Free Music

08/09/2015, With Apple being the size that they are, it isn’t suprising that whatever they do is met with close scrutiny. In fact you guys might recall that when Apple Music was first announced, it was later revealed that the EU wanted to take a closer look, just...

iPad Drummer Faces Off With An Actual Drummer

08/07/2015, Just like most tablets, there are a host of various musical apps available for the iPad. From simple piano layouts to complex DJ setups and for the drummer, there are also virtual drums that they can access on their devices, but how would an iPad drummer...

Iovine: Human Curation Sets Apple Music Apart From The Competition

08/06/2015, One of the unique features of Apple Music is that it relies on actual human beings to curate music. This is unlike some other streaming services out there that typically rely on algorithms to determine the kind of music you like, such as how many times...

Apple Music Manages To Nab 11 Million Trial Subscribers

08/06/2015, With Apple’s brand and reputation behind them, everything the company does is typically heralded as the next big thing, but could that be said about Apple Music? The music streaming service was launched not too long ago and now thanks to an interview...

KFC Uses Bone Conduction To Deliver Music To Restaurant Goers

08/04/2015, Sometimes you go to a cafe or a restaurant because you want to catch up with friends over a meal or a cup of coffee, however some venues think that having music playing in the background is a good idea as it adds to the atmosphere. Maybe that’s true,...

Apple Music Reportedly Hits 10m Subscribers Since Launch

07/27/2015, Apple Music is Apple’s taking on music streaming. Will it be as good as Spotify, Pandora, Rdio, and etc.? It’s a bit hard to say, but according to initial reports, it seems that Apple may have since seen about 10 million subscribers to Apple Music...

Pandora CEO Claims No Impact Felt Yet From Apple Music

07/24/2015, Due to the hype surrounding Apple’s products and services and the loyal fanbase, Apple’s product launches are typically heralded as being game changers, or disruptors of the industry, and while that might have been true in the past with certain...

Apple Music Scrutinized By Consumer Watchdog Group

07/22/2015, Apple Music was launched not too long ago and while we doubt it has become the biggest music streaming platform (that title still belongs to Spotify for now), its popularity is no doubt catching the eye of regulators. In fact recently the Consumer...

Spotify Launches New Discover Weekly Playlists

07/20/2015, With Apple Music officially launched, leading music-streaming Spotify just gained themselves an additional competitor. Given Apple’s brand power, reputation, and reach, Spotify can’t expect to maintain their lead if they were to just sit on their...

Sensory Percussion Turns Analog Drums Into Digital Ones

07/19/2015, The advantage to playing on a digital drum is that it lets you choose from a wide variety of sound effects. You can emulate the sound of other drums, or you can choose to emulate a different instrument entirely. However as many drummers will probably...

New iPod Nano & Shuffle Won’t Get Apple Music

07/17/2015, A couple of days ago, Apple launched new iPods. There is the recently refreshed iPod touch with brand new hardware, and the iPod nano and iPod shuffle, both of which got a new coat of paint. Unfortunately if you were hoping to be able to use Apple Music...

iPod Refresh With 64-bit Processor Rumored For Next Week

07/10/2015, A couple of weeks ago in the latest update to iTunes, it was discovered that Apple could potentially have new iPods in the works. The designs of the iPods remained the same, but they got a new coat of paint which was pretty much the extent of what we knew...