Tag Archives: Music

VIDEO: Apple Gets A Doctor, Acquires Beats By Dr. Dre

29 May

The rumors were true: the tech giant will shell out $3 billion to acquire Jimmy Iovine and Dr. Dre’s music company.

VIDEO: Apple Looking To Acquire Beats For $3.2 Billion

9 May

The purchase would help shore up Apple’s share of the music subscription service industry, thanks to Beats Music.

VIDEO: Spotify Unlocks Mobile Listening To Free Service

11 Dec

Spotify, the Swedish-based music service will begin pushing its free-of-charge service into the mobile space starting with tablets first.

VIDEO: Why Did Apple Buy Twitter Tool Topsy?

3 Dec

Apple purchases Twitter analytics firm Topsy, likely for $200 million.

VIDEO: Mossberg Reviews the Sonos Play:1 Wireless Speaker

20 Nov

If you like Sonos wireless speaker products but don’t want to break the bank, you may be interested in the new Play:1. Walt Mossberg tried it out and says you will probably like it, despite a couple of downsides. (Photo: Sonos)

VIDEO: Twitter To Kill The Music App Nobody Knew It Had

22 Oct

Twitter To Kill The Music App Nobody Knew It Had

VIDEO: Top Tech Stories of the Day: Myspace, ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’ Team Up for Music Livestream

18 Jun

Myspace, ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’ Team Up for Music Livestream. Samsung Is Building a Super-Fast LTE-Advanced Galaxy S4. Study: iOS Platform Of Choice For Shoppers

VIDEO: Is Apple’s iRadio Set to Launch Next Week?

4 Jun

Apple inked deals with Warner and Universal Music for its not-yet-released music streaming service, iRadio, ahead of WWDC.

VIDEO: Yahoo Board Approves $1.1 Billion Tumblr Acquisition and Other News You Need to Know

20 May

Yahoo’s board has approved a $1.1 billion acquisition of Tumblr; Pinterest introduced new pins for products, recipes, and movies; and Bloom.fm tries something different in the music streaming service arena.

VIDEO: Apple’s iTunes Turns 10 Years Old

28 Apr

As part of the celebration, the tech giant is rolling out its decade of iTunes collection, highlighting the top selling songs and albums.