Apple strikes a new chord in the future of music

By Christina Farr, Ronald Grover and Lisa Richwine SAN FRANCISCO/LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – More than a decade ago, the late Steve Jobs pulled one of his trademark reality distorting maneuvers, browbeating music label executives into selling songs on Apple Inc’s then-nascent iTunes digital store for a mere 99 cents apiece. Now, the tables have turned and it’s Apple that is being forced into a deal that is far from a sure-fire winner. The iPod and iPhone maker is expected to announce as early as this week a $3.2 billion agreement to buy Beats Electronics, the music streaming service and headphone maker founded by legendary music producer Jimmy Iovine and rapper Dr Dre, according to three sources familiar with Apple’s thinking. The deal would come after Pandora Media Inc and Spotify have already claimed the vanguard of the music streaming revolution, while Apple’s riposte – the eight-month-old iTunes Radio – is stumbling.

Quoted from Apple strikes a new chord in the future of music on Gadgets News Headlines – Yahoo! News

Apple Strikes a Foreboding Tone with Big Ad on Privacy March 20, 2019 March 20, 2019 by Joseph Zappa Well, Freckle IoT and Killi Founder and CEO Neil Sweeney was right when he predicted in Apple Genius Bar strikes AGAIN!! STOP DOING THIS TO YOUR CUSTOMERS!! Louis Rossmann. Loading Unsubscribe from Louis Rossmann? Cancel Unsubscribe. Working Subscribe Subscribed Unsubscribe 1 Lndmrk Del with meric's Biggest Medicl System iPhone mker is first to tke dvntge proposed chnges U.S. government regultions, nd V is its first meg Tags: apple, strikes, landmark, deal, Linkfire Strikes a Deal with ccordg to report, mrketg firm Lkfire hs reportedly struck del with to provide rtists with dditionl ttribution dt from stremg service. ‎Rock Ten is podcst tht plys different top ten med list on every episode. lwys ten songs. No more. No less.

Leave a Reply

Required fields are marked *.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.