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Tidal launch

Tidal needs lots of improvements to justify its lofty price tag

Yesterday’s cavalcade-of-stars re-launch was fun and all, but the service is no different than it was last week.


Labels say 'no' to Apple on cheap streaming music, consider capping Spotify

As artists get skittish about the rise of streaming music, the record industry reconsiders how much its tunes are really worth.


Apple’s new streaming music service reportedly coming in June

Word on the street is that Apple's long-rumored streaming service could be unveiled in June at the company's annual Worldwide Developer's Conference.

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iTunes 12.1 adds widget, changes Info window

iTunes 12.1 brings improved syncing, a Notification widget, and more intuitive Info windows.

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Turn your whistling into song with the tap of an app

The basic Chordana Composer's allure is showing a melody's possibilities


Apple's Beats unit sued by Monster over headphone deal

Monster claims it was fraudulently eased out from a development deal with Beats ahead of Apple's acquisition.

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Apple faces trial in decade-old iTunes DRM lawsuit

Plaintiffs complain that Apple married iTunes music with iPod players, and they want $350 million in damages.