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GarageBand for iOS adds Audiobus support

Apple on Wednesday updated GarageBand for iOS with support for AudioBus.

Lightning strikes the Zeppelin: Bowers & Wilkins announces new wireless speaker docks

Bowers & Wilkins has announced two additions to its Wireless Music System product line: the Z2 and a retooled Zeppelin Air.

Spotify reportedly launching free streaming music service overseas

A report in Bloomberg says that Spotify will expand its streaming music service to mobile devices in 20 countries where it currently provides its desktop service. The move would give Spotify an edge over rival Pandora.

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Collecting live music in the digital age

Instead of tape trading and snail mail, live-music collecting is all about BitTorrent and lossless audio these days.

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Pandora CEO exit could shake up streaming

Pandora CEO Joe Kennedy is quitting the online radio service, which -- like many of its competitors -- is struggling with increasing royalty rates paid to record labels.

Remains of the Day: The letter two

Apple and Sony are going head-to-head--or ear-to-ear?--over music licensing, Phil Schiller posts a tweet and the Internet goes wild, and a former Apple rival joins Cupertino in taking on a new threat.

Remains of the Day: Pulp fiction

Is a subscription service music to Tim Cook's ears? Will Apple set back the clock on Swatch? Will a judge tell a case not to pass go and not to collect $200?

YouTube could be key to Google's Spotify rival

Fortune reports that a YouTube music streaming service will launch later this year and feature some overlap with Google Play Music. But the report leaves some unanswered questions about Google's plans for the music-streaming space.

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Remains of the Day: Like? Or 'like' like?

They like Apple! They really like Apple! "They," in this case, being the education industry and Fortune. Just not that one British judge.

Music piracy is down: A lesson for Hollywood

A decrease in music piracy led to increased revenues for the music industry in 2012, for the first time since 1999. Hollywood should pay attention, stop worrying, and learn to love the digital economy.

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