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Fender partners with Apple for Apple Music curated playlists featuring its guitars

07/05/2017, 03:07 pm

Guitar manufacturer Fender has become the latest major brand to become an official playlist curator for Apple's services, with five unique playlists accessible via Apple Music featuring notable artists and songs spanning more than seven decades that showcase the firm's instruments.

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Inside iOS 11: Apple Music's social sharing isn't just Ping reborn

07/05/2017, 10:07 am

While Apple hasn't yet shown any signs of a large redesign in Apple Music in the iOS 11 beta, it has added a new social sharing feature, allowing users to set up a public profile to share what they're listening to.

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Beats 1 DJs talk success, struggles on the service's second anniversary

07/03/2017, 11:07 pm

Apple's Beats 1 Radio turns two years old in July, and to mark the anniversary DJs Zane Lowe, Ebro Darden and Julie Adenuga reflect on the service's beginnings, high points and difficulties in a new interview.

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Tidal exclusivity ending on Jay-Z's '4:44,' Kanye claims he's owed $3M by music service

07/03/2017, 10:07 am

In the wake of reports of Kanye West complaining that Tidal owes him millions, sources claim that Jay-Z's confessional album "4:44" will see release on Apple Music around July 8.

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Apple Music begins rollout of 'My Chill Mix' to select users

06/27/2017, 06:06 pm

Apple on Tuesday began the staggered release of a new curated Apple Music playlist dubbed "My Chill Mix," offering users a custom generated sampling of relaxing tunes from their favorite artists and genres.

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Facebook to take on Apple Music & others with TV shows later this summer

06/26/2017, 01:06 pm

Facebook is reportedly planning to launch high-budget scripted TV shows by late summer, directly competing against services like Amazon Video, Netflix, and Apple Music.

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'Can't Stop, Won't Stop: A Bad Boy Story' arrives on Apple Music to poor reviews

06/26/2017, 11:06 am

Apple Music-Exclusive documentary on Bad Boy Records --"Can't Stop, Won't Stop" has been released, but early reception to the film appears to be not good.

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Tesla in talks for own music service, skipping likes of Apple Music & Spotify - report

06/23/2017, 11:06 am

Tesla is allegedly in talks with major record labels, hoping to offer its own streaming music service for owners of vehicles like the Model 3 and Model S -- apparently skipping default integration of options like Apple Music, Pandora, or Spotify.

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Apple UK offers iTunes charity cover of 'Bridge Over Troubled Water' for Grenfell victims

06/23/2017, 09:06 am

Apple's U.K. website is promoting a new charity single on iTunes, proceeds from which will go to help support people impacted by the Grenfell Tower fire in London, which is believed to have killed some 79 people and left many homeless or destitute.

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Apple hunting after lower royalties for Apple Music & iTunes content

06/21/2017, 04:06 pm

Apple is reportedly in negotiations to reduce the royalties it pays for content on Apple Music and the iTunes Store -- specifically, trying to bring amounts closer to what rival Spotify pays.

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Apple Music expands annual subscription option beyond gift cards

06/19/2017, 05:06 pm

People with an existing Apple Music subscription can now switch to a cheaper annual plan without having to buy a gift card -- though the option is relatively hidden.

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Apple Music rival Spotify tops 140 million free & paid subscribers

06/15/2017, 03:06 pm

Keeping ahead of Apple in on-demand streaming, Spotify on Thursday revealed that it has over 140 million active users worldwide, including both Premium customers and people on its free ad-supported tier.

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Nativ ships touchscreen-based Vita music player with built-in Apple Music support

06/14/2017, 12:06 pm

Electronics maker Nativ on Wednesday launched the Vita, a high-end, touchscreen-based music player and server which has the rare feature of integrated Apple Music support.

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Apple posts second 'Can't Stop, Won't Stop: A Bad Boy Story' trailer ahead of June 25 release

06/13/2017, 05:06 pm

Apple on Tuesday posted to Twitter a teaser trailer for the upcoming Sean "Diddy" Combs documentary "Can't Stop, Won't Stop: A Bad Boy Story," which is due to hit Apple Music as an exclusive release on June 25.

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Apple Music loses important exclusive as Taylor Swift comes to Spotify, other services

06/08/2017, 11:06 pm

Beginning on Friday, the back catalog of pop singer Taylor Swift will be available on all major streaming services, putting an end to one of Apple's most useful exclusives.

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Apple Music exec Bozoma Saint John joins Uber as chief brand officer

06/06/2017, 04:06 pm

Bozoma Saint John, formerly the head of Global Marketing for Apple Music and iTunes, on Tuesday announced she is joining Uber as its new "chief brand officer."

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Apple's iTunes may have upper hand in race for streaming movies still in theaters

05/31/2017, 11:05 am

Apple's iTunes will probably be a first-choice destination if and when studios and exhibitors finally agree on a window for "premium" video-on-demand -- that is, streaming while a movie is still in theaters, according to a report.

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Apple's 'Carpool Karaoke' spinoff set for Aug. 8 debut on Apple Music

05/30/2017, 04:05 pm

Apple on Tuesday announced an Aug. 8 debut for "Carpool Karaoke: The Series," which will be available exclusively to Apple Music subscribers.

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Apple puts free Swift curriculum on iBooks, plans courses at US schools

05/24/2017, 09:05 am

Apple on Wednesday released "App Development with Swift," a free course available through the iBooks Store, which will also be coming to a handful of U.S. schools at the beginning of the fall semester.

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Apple Music exclusive 'Can't Stop, Won't Stop: A Bad Boy Story' trailer arrives

05/22/2017, 01:05 pm

The first trailer for the Apple Music-Exclusive documentary on Bad Boy Records -- "Can't Stop, Won't Stop" has been released.

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