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Bad news for Prince fans: These artists are missing from Apple Music

Apple Music scores with Taylor Swift and Thom Yorke, but holdouts include The Beatles, Prince, and The Black Keys.

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Getting started with Apple Music: 12 things to do first

For those about to rock, we present our Apple Music day 1 guide.

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AC/DC finally embraces streaming music with Spotify, Apple Music, and Rdio

Finally, you can make a comprehensive playlist of late 70's and 80's rock thanks to AC/DC landing on streaming services like Rdio and Spotify.

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Sonos and Apple will make beautiful music together by year-end

After a brief period of radio silence, Apple says it'll bring its new Apple Music streaming service to Sonos speakers this year.

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Tim Cook's Apple is the Apple we need

Meet Tim Cook's new Apple...not quite the same as the old Apple.

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More Beats 1 details emerge: Elton John, Dr. Dre, and Pharrell get their own shows

Apple enlists famous artists to help Beats 1 capture listeners.

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Apple Music wins over indie labels with royalty payment promises

Adele and Arcade Fire will stream at launch thanks to 11th-hour deals with the major indie hold-outs.

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Apple's reversal shows that Apple Music really can think different

Independent labels make up the bulk of the music industry, and it's to Apple's advantage to keep them happy.

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Apple Music’s potential is bigger than even Taylor Swift can see

It's good that Swift's open letter helped Apple see the folly of asking artists to go without royalties for three months. But Apple Music could pay larger dividends.

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Apple Music finally convinced Taylor Swift to stream her '1989' album

After a very public conversation on royalty payments, Apple changed its heart and so did Taylor.

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Adele's record label backs out of Apple Music free trial

British labels XL Recordings and Domino refuse to be part of free three-month trial that won't pay royalties to artists.

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Apple Music will dominate with the power of the preinstalled app

Apple's current Notes and Maps apps aren't as good as their competitors, yet they're used far more. Why? Because they're there.

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Think Retro: RIP Rip, Mix, Burn

Apple took a stand in 2001 by stating that you owned your music. Now it's hoping you'd rather rent.

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Apple Music faces antitrust investigation in New York, Connecticut

The investigation is part of an overall probe into the music streaming business.

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Apple Music turns iTunes into a streaming service

The new app debuts June 30 with social and radio features to set it apart from Spotify.