Neowin News Feed for: Beats music music/ Neowin News Feed for: Beats music en-us Neowin Ignition News (Managing Editor) (Neowin Developers) 5 Apple announces its 'revolutionary music service' for $9.99 a month <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Apple has announced its new Music service, which will launch on June 30 priced at $9.99 a month - and alongside this, it&#039;s launching its first worldwide radio station, called Beats 1. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andy Weir) Mon, 08 Jun 2015 19:41:09 +0000 Sony Music CEO reveals that Apple Music will be launched at WWDC tomorrow <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Sony Music&#039;s CEO has revealed in an interview that Apple&#039;s rumored ad-free music streaming service will finally be unveiled at the company&#039;s annual developer conference tomorrow. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Shreyas Gandhe) Sun, 07 Jun 2015 19:08:01 +0000 Spotify may limit free streaming to 3 months, as Apple piles pressure on music labels [Update] <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>New Spotify users could be limited to just three months of free ad-supported music, under a proposal put forward by two major music labels ahead of the launch of Apple&#039;s new subscription service. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andy Weir) Fri, 15 May 2015 15:18:01 +0000 Apple aims to kill ad-supported music streaming <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>If you&#039;ve loved the easy access to free on-demand streaming music on platforms like Spotify, then Apple might be making a move to the top of your hate list. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Chris Schroeder) Tue, 05 May 2015 07:30:01 +0000 Apple's new music streaming service said to cost $9.99 a month, launching in June <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Music labels have reportedly refused to lower their prices for Apple&#039;s new streaming service - but the company may be willing to pay big money to &#039;lock in&#039; labels and artists with exclusivity deals. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andy Weir) Thu, 12 Mar 2015 19:34:01 +0000 Jimmy Iovine sold Beats to Apple by plugging a "hole" <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Jimmy Iovine is a mastermind when it comes to business. Along with his partner Dr Dre, he sold beats to Apple for $3 billion dollars USD. Now we finally learn how Iovine pitched Beats to Apple. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Timi Cantisano) Thu, 04 Dec 2014 02:12:01 +0000 Apple reportedly plans to push Beats music streaming service to all iOS devices in early 2015 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The Beats music subscription service will reportedly be rebranded under iTunes, and pushed to all iOS devices in an OS update next year - but it will continue to operate on a paid subscription model. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andy Weir) Wed, 19 Nov 2014 18:38:01 +0000 Apple paid less than $500M for Beats Music leading to speculation about deal <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>A new report from the WSJ is claiming that Apple paid $2.5B for Beats Electronics (the headphone arm) and under $500M for Beats Music (the steaming service) leading to questions about Apple&#039;s plan. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Max Slater-Robins) Fri, 30 May 2014 09:23:52 +0000 Beats Music, reportedly acquired by Apple, has just 110,000 paying subscribers <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1327520749beats-music.png" alt="" /></div>A royalty report leaked to music blog Trichordist shows that Beats Music, the streaming service linked to Beats headphones, has just 110,000 subscribers as of March, 49k of those being single-user. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Max Slater-Robins) Tue, 13 May 2014 19:10:32 +0000 Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine to take on senior roles at Apple following $3.2 billion Beats acquisition <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1327520749beats-music.png" alt="" /></div>The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine will take on senior roles at Apple following the $3.2 billion acquisition, which was first reported earlier this week. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Max Slater-Robins) Sat, 10 May 2014 08:45:27 +0000 Beats Music finally launches on Windows Phone <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1327520749beats-music.png" alt="" /></div>The Beats Music app for Windows Phone 8 has finally been released, offering yet another option to stream or download songs from a library of 20 million music tracks. <a href="">Read more...</a> (John Callaham) Thu, 30 Jan 2014 18:10:51 +0000