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Apple Music Pays Out 0.2 Cents Per Stream During Trial Period

06/25/2015, So Apple has finally agreed to pay artists and the labels their due during the 3 month trial period that they are giving users, but how much will they be paying, you ask? According to a report from The New York Times, Apple will be paying out 0.2 cents...

Samsung Launches In-Ear Fit Earphones Debuted With Galaxy S6

06/24/2015, Earlier this year in March, Samsung unveiled the Galaxy S6 and the Galaxy S6 Edge. Both handsets have a completely new design and come with countless new features, also included with the handsets were a paid of in-ear earphones that have a new...

Apple Reportedly Reaches Deal With Some Indie Labels For Apple Music

06/24/2015, Last week we reported that while the major labels have pretty much all signed on with Apple for Apple Music, the indie labels were the ones who were giving Apple the biggest resistance. However if the sources of Billboard are accurate, it seems that Apple...

Metallica Throws Their Support Behind Apple Music

06/23/2015, It seems that with the launch of Apple Music, the fact that musicians aren’t getting paid enough by music streaming companies have been highlighted once more. In fact musician Taylor Swift penned an open letter in which she pretty much lambasted Apple...

Google Launches Ad-Supported Tier Of Play Music

06/23/2015, With Apple Music being somewhat controversial with its free 3-month trial period, it does have an advantage because of that as it gives listeners more time to become acquainted with the service before deciding if they want to pay for it. Now it seems that...

Eternify Tricks Spotify Into Paying Your Favorite Bands

06/23/2015, Earlier last year, a band called Vulfpeck launched an album on Spotify called “Sleepify”. The album consisted of tracks that were completely silent and basically tricked Spotify into paying them royalties, with the proceeds going towards funding a...

LSTN Launches Vintage-Inspired Encore Headphones

06/22/2015, If you’re in the market for a new set of headphones and you would prefer something stylish versus the more “boring” black and somber designs of regular headphones, you might be interested in a company called LSTN as they have launched a new pair of...

Mikme: One Microphone To Rule Them All?

06/22/2015, Anyone who has tried to use a phone as a sound recorder knows how powerful and convenient it is. It is however far from perfect: for one, microphones are optimized for conversations, not general sound recording. Secondly, we often have to leave the phone...

Apple Responds Swiftly, Will Pay Artists During Free Trial Period

06/21/2015, Apple Music has a free three month trial period which is great for listeners, not so great for musicians who will not be paid during that trial period. While the major labels appear to have grudgingly accepted the way of things, indie labels and musicians...

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...