Apple has acquired the classical music streaming service, Primephonic. The service is due to close on September 7 but its features will be merged with Apple Music in the coming months.
Apple has officially announced that its music subscription service is not only gaining support for lossless audio quality but also Dolby Atmos surround sound, all for the same price.
Apple Music is amping up for a major overhaul on their music streaming service, with the big announcement rumored to take place tomorrow the Apple Music website may have confirmed 'Lossless' audio.
The European Commission has raised several concerns with Apple over its 30% in-app purchases fee and the anti-steering rules that it has in place which third-party app developers must abide by.
According to some Reddit users, asking Siri to play a song in the iOS 14.5 beta brings up a menu that lets you choose a default music provider, although it seems that only some are supported.
You can now stream music on Spotify, Apple Music, and YouTube Music directly from the sidebar in Opera GX using the Player feature. It was previously available only on the regular browser.
Apple is reportedly working on bringing its Music and Podcasts app to the Microsoft Store and is currently testing them in private beta. It is not clear if the apps will be exclusive to Xbox alone.
Google today announced that it is rolling out Apple Music support on Assistant-enabled smart devices, including its Nest line of speakers and displays. The service can also be set as the default.
YouTube is working on adding the ability to share the music you are listening to as a story on Instagram and Snapchat. The feature will be similar to what's already available on Spotify & Apple Music.
Apple today launched a free music video streaming service called Apple Music TV, in the Music and TV apps. The platform will feature exclusive content and premieres, interviews, and more in the U.S.
Apple has introduced a new bundle offering for all of its subscriptions, called Apple One. It includes Apple Music, TV+, Arcade, and, for Premier subscribers, Apple Fitness+ and News+.
Apple One, the name of Apple's rumored subscription bundle, has been spotted in a string of code seen on the latest beta version of Apple Music for Android. It is expected to debut next week.
Apple has announced an expansion of its radio efforts as part of Apple Music, introducing Apple Music Hits and Apple Music Country. The Beats 1 radio station has also been rebranded.
According to a new report, the Cupertino company could be planning to launch a new service called Apple One this year, bringing its subscriptions services together under a single plan.
Online music streaming subscriptions spiked 35% year-on-year globally in the first quarter of 2020. Spotify continued to lead the charts with a market share of 30% in revenue terms.
iPhone users have taken to Reddit and Apple's forums to report massive battery drain issues on iOS 13.5.1 devices caused by Apple Music. The app's usage in the background is causing the issue.
Samsung has announced that the Apple Music app for Samsung Smart TVs now supports time-synced lyrics, making it easier for users to sing along to the songs they're listening to or learn their lyrics.
There's a new update rolling out for the Apple Music app for Android adding support for gapless playback and enhancing Android Auto and music downloads, though performance issues persist.
Today, Samsung announced that its Smart TVs made in 2018 or later are getting an Apple TV app. Users of the devices were already able to get an iTunes app that could play movies and TV shows.
Among other Apple Services, the App Store is now available in 175 countries and regions, and Apple Music in 167. The latter is offering a six-month trial and specialized playlists for new customers.
The current Beats President, Luke Wood, will be stepping down from his post on April 30, and will be replaced by Oliver Schusser, who is heading Apple Music and International Content.
Apple Music's web player has now exited its beta testing, which started in September of last year. Music on the web lets you access and play your favorite songs and recommendations on any browser.
Apple Music will soon allow users to share the songs they're listening directly to Instagram Stories without taking a screenshot. This upcoming integration is revealed in iOS 13.4.5 beta.
Apple has rolled out an update to its Apple Music service that gives users easier access to different versions of the same album from the album page. Not every variation seems to qualify, though.
Apple has launched a number of subscription-based services in the past year, and according to a recent report, it could be looking to simplify things with a bundle that includes most of them.
The Recording Industry Association of America has published a new report which shows that there are now more than 60 million paid subscriptions for online music streaming services.
Apple today has finally released a web app for its Apple Music service, allowing you to access your streaming library from any device with a browser, and you can install it as an app.
Apple Music has announced a new weekly chart for the music streaming platform. Starting today, the Shazam Discovery Top 50 chart will be updated every Tuesday, featuring the week's trending artists.
The company aims to increase the price of its family plan by 13% in the Scandinavia to continue its recent profitability and stay ahead of its competitors Apple, Google, and Amazon.
Rockstar Games recently announced that for the first time since the release of Red Dead Redemption 2, the game's soundtrack is available digitally on platforms such as Spotify and Apple Music.
Spotify has announced that its global user base now comprises 100 million premium subscribers and 217 million monthly active users as of the first quarter of 2019, keeping its lead over Apple Music.
After its limited availability on Amazon devices in the U.S., Apple Music is finally rolling out to the Echo speakers and Fire TV devices in the U.K. and Ireland over the next few weeks.
Apple's music streaming service is now available on Amazon Fire TV devices in the United States, following last year's launch on Echo speakers. The integration is also coming to the UK.
The latest change to the UI of Google Home's app for iOS lists Apple Music as an additional music service option. However, the music streaming service doesn't currently activate on Home devices.
Apple has reportedly sent out notifications to its Music subscribers with a referral link that they can send to their friends or family members as a gift for a one-month free subscription.
Apple has announced that Apple Music subscribers will soon be able to listen to their favorite tunes on American Airlines' domestic flights, without having to pay for onboard Wi-Fi.
Apple Music's tablet user interface for Android devices finally exited the beta testing phase and is now available to download for everyone. The app's latest version also includes other improvements.
Verizon has launched a new offering for its higher tier plans. You can now get free Apple Music with the Above Unlimited and Beyond Unlimited plans, or six free months with Go Unlimited.
Two weeks after Amazon announced that Apple Music would be coming to Alexa, the feature seems to be enabled already, though it only seems to be compatible with Amazon Echo speakers for now.
Today, Amazon announced that Apple Music is coming to its Alexa platform on December 17. The service will require you to enable a skill on Amazon's virtual assistant and it works on all Alexa devices.