Neowin News Feed for: Beats music https://www.neowin.net/news/tag/beats music/ Neowin News Feed for: Beats music en-us Neowin Ignition News editor@neowin.net (Managing Editor) developers@neowin.net (Neowin Developers) 5 Neowin.net https://www.neowin.net/images/pegasus/icon.png https://www.neowin.net Apple announces its 'revolutionary music service' for $9.99 a month https://www.neowin.net/news/apple-announces-its-039revolutionary-music-service039-for-999-a-month/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2015/03/apple-music-00_medium.jpg" 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="https://www.neowin.net/news/apple-announces-its-039revolutionary-music-service039-for-999-a-month">Read more...</a> andyweir@neowin.net (Andy Weir) Mon, 08 Jun 2015 19:41:09 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/apple-announces-its-039revolutionary-music-service039-for-999-a-month Sony Music CEO reveals that Apple Music will be launched at WWDC tomorrow https://www.neowin.net/news/sony-music-ceo-reveals-that-apple-music-will-be-launched-at-wwdc-tomorrow/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2015/03/apple-music-00_medium.jpg" 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="https://www.neowin.net/news/sony-music-ceo-reveals-that-apple-music-will-be-launched-at-wwdc-tomorrow">Read more...</a> shreyas.gandhe@neowin.net (Shreyas Gandhe) Sun, 07 Jun 2015 19:08:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/sony-music-ceo-reveals-that-apple-music-will-be-launched-at-wwdc-tomorrow Spotify may limit free streaming to 3 months, as Apple piles pressure on music labels [Update] https://www.neowin.net/news/spotify-may-limit-free-streaming-to-3-months-as-apple-piles-pressure-on-music-labels/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2014/11/spotify_hero_app_medium.jpg" 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="https://www.neowin.net/news/spotify-may-limit-free-streaming-to-3-months-as-apple-piles-pressure-on-music-labels">Read more...</a> andyweir@neowin.net (Andy Weir) Fri, 15 May 2015 15:18:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/spotify-may-limit-free-streaming-to-3-months-as-apple-piles-pressure-on-music-labels Apple aims to kill ad-supported music streaming https://www.neowin.net/news/apple-aims-to-kill-ad-supported-music-streaming/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2015/05/apple-vs-spotify_medium.jpg" 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="https://www.neowin.net/news/apple-aims-to-kill-ad-supported-music-streaming">Read more...</a> chris.schroeder@neowin.net (Chris Schroeder) Tue, 05 May 2015 07:30:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/apple-aims-to-kill-ad-supported-music-streaming Apple's new music streaming service said to cost $9.99 a month, launching in June https://www.neowin.net/news/apples-new-music-streaming-service-said-to-cost-999-a-month-launching-in-june/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2015/03/apple-music-00_medium.jpg" 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="https://www.neowin.net/news/apples-new-music-streaming-service-said-to-cost-999-a-month-launching-in-june">Read more...</a> andyweir@neowin.net (Andy Weir) Thu, 12 Mar 2015 19:34:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/apples-new-music-streaming-service-said-to-cost-999-a-month-launching-in-june Jimmy Iovine sold Beats to Apple by plugging a "hole" https://www.neowin.net/news/jimmy-iovine-sold-beats-to-apple-by-plugging-a-hole/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2014/11/apple-beats_medium.jpg" 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="https://www.neowin.net/news/jimmy-iovine-sold-beats-to-apple-by-plugging-a-hole">Read more...</a> timi.cantisano@neowin.net (Timi Cantisano) Thu, 04 Dec 2014 02:12:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/jimmy-iovine-sold-beats-to-apple-by-plugging-a-hole Apple reportedly plans to push Beats music streaming service to all iOS devices in early 2015 https://www.neowin.net/news/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="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2014/11/apple-beats_medium.jpg" 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="https://www.neowin.net/news/apple-reportedly-plans-to-push-beats-music-streaming-service-to-all-ios-devices-in-early-2015">Read more...</a> andyweir@neowin.net (Andy Weir) Wed, 19 Nov 2014 18:38:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/apple-reportedly-plans-to-push-beats-music-streaming-service-to-all-ios-devices-in-early-2015 Apple paid less than $500M for Beats Music leading to speculation about deal https://www.neowin.net/news/apple-paid-less-than-500m-for-beats-music-leading-to-speculation-about-deal/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://www.neowin.net/images/uploaded/screen_shot_2014-05-13_at_2.15.26_pm_story.jpg_thumb.jpg" 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="https://www.neowin.net/news/apple-paid-less-than-500m-for-beats-music-leading-to-speculation-about-deal">Read more...</a> maxslaterrobins@ymail.com (Max Slater-Robins) Fri, 30 May 2014 09:23:52 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/apple-paid-less-than-500m-for-beats-music-leading-to-speculation-about-deal Beats Music, reportedly acquired by Apple, has just 110,000 paying subscribers https://www.neowin.net/news/beats-music-reportedly-aquired-by-apple-has-just-110000-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="https://www.neowin.net/news/beats-music-reportedly-aquired-by-apple-has-just-110000-paying-subscribers">Read more...</a> maxslaterrobins@ymail.com (Max Slater-Robins) Tue, 13 May 2014 19:10:32 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/beats-music-reportedly-aquired-by-apple-has-just-110000-paying-subscribers Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine to take on senior roles at Apple following $3.2 billion Beats acquisition https://www.neowin.net/news/dr-dre-and-jimmy-iovine-to-take-on-senior-roles-at-apple-following-32-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="https://www.neowin.net/news/dr-dre-and-jimmy-iovine-to-take-on-senior-roles-at-apple-following-32-billion-beats-acquisition">Read more...</a> maxslaterrobins@ymail.com (Max Slater-Robins) Sat, 10 May 2014 08:45:27 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/dr-dre-and-jimmy-iovine-to-take-on-senior-roles-at-apple-following-32-billion-beats-acquisition Beats Music finally launches on Windows Phone https://www.neowin.net/news/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="https://www.neowin.net/news/beats-music-finally-launches-on-windows-phone">Read more...</a> john@mobilenations.com (John Callaham) Thu, 30 Jan 2014 18:10:51 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/beats-music-finally-launches-on-windows-phone