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Apple rumored to march to the beat of its own drums, without Beats Music

Apple rumored to be considering a Beats Music rebranding

Apple may be preparing to sunset the Beats Music streaming service brand, which it had acquired along with its purchase of Beats Electronics. This may simplify Apple's music streaming as it currently operates iTunes Radio alongside Beats Music, and offering a simpler, combined service could be...
Beats hasn't lost its cachet despite NFL ban

Beats' Iovine happy with free publicity from NFL ban

Despite a ban from the NFL as a result of an exclusive sponsorship with headphone-maker Bose, Beats still got the beats. A recent debacle involving 49ers Colin Kaepernick's $10,000 fine for wearing Beats hasn't hurt the company in the slightest, and Beats co-founder Jimmy Iovine is happy with the...
Jimmy Iovine talks Apple's 'hole in music' in new interview

Jimmy Iovine talks Apple's 'hole in music' in new interview

In a new interview, Jimmy Iovine goes a bit into detail on how he sold Beats to Apple. Iovine, who has been named one of GQ's Men of the Year, says that he sold Apple on his music streaming service by offering to fix problems that the company had developed in music. From GQ: I convinced...

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Bose looking to take on Apple's Beats Music streaming with latest hire

Bose job listing hints at new music streaming service to rival Apple's Beats Music

It looks like the rivalry between Apple with its Beats by Dre division and Bose will be heating up further. According to a spotted job position from Bose Corporation, the audio company is looking to enter the music streaming space with its own service, which could rival existing popular offerings...
Jimmy Iovine talks Apple's 'hole in music' in new interview

Jimmy Iovine talks Apple's 'hole in music' in new interview

In a new interview, Jimmy Iovine goes a bit into detail on how he sold Beats to Apple. Iovine, who has been named one of GQ's Men of the Year, says that he sold Apple on his music streaming service by offering to fix problems that the company had developed in music. From GQ: I convinced...
Beats debuts new #SoloSelfie campaign for Solo2 headphones

Beats' #SoloSelfie ad for Solo2 is a mashup of celebrity donut selfies

Apple-owned Beats by Dre has released a new commercial featuring the new Beats Solo2 headphones. The campaign, titled #SoloSelfie, is filmed in the style of a the iPhones-powered "donut selfie" The description of the ad doesn't give away which iPhone models were utilized to create the #...
Apple might be bundling Beats Music into iOS

Beats Music might find itself bundled with iOS in 2015

A future release of iOS might just come with an extra app bundled inside: Beats Music. When Apple bought Beats back in May, many wondered what the end game was. And while the headphone business is presently far more lucrative for Beats than their streaming music service, finding it pre-installed...
Beats launches Solo2 Wireless headphones

Beats introduces Solo2 Wireless headphones

Beats is introducing a new pair of headphones today, a wireless version of their popular Solo2 product which launched this summer. The Solo2 Wireless will cost $299.95 when they go on sale later this month, $100 more than the wired version. They will come in red, black, white, and blue. The Solo2...
The next headphones from Beats may be the first to have the Apple branding

The next headphones from Beats may be the first to have the Apple branding

New documents filed this week on the Federal Communications Commission website shows that an upcoming headphone from Beats Electronics could be the first to have Apple branding on its packaging since the company acquired Beats earlier this year. According to 9to5Mac, which found the FCC filing...
Free Beats Music streaming takes off on Southwest Airlines

Free Beats Music streaming takes off on Southwest Airlines

Apple has teamed up with Southwest Airlines to offer Beats Music streaming to passengers on Wi-Fi-enabled flights. Customers using Beats in-flight will have unrestricted access to the service for free. The partnership is being introduced today with a special event on a Southwest flight, complete...
Apple reportedly planning to integrate Beats Music with iTunes as music sales decline

Apple reportedly planning to integrate Beats Music with iTunes as music sales decline

As digital music sales drop, Apple may be looking to rebuild its subscription-based Beats Music and integrate it completely into iTunes. Apple's digital music sales reportedly fell between 13 and 14 percent this year. The integration of Beats Music into iTunes would reportedly take place some...
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Report claims Apple could cut Beats Music subscription to just $5 a month

Hot on the heels of Spotify creating a new family plan for its music streaming service, a new report claims Apple could cut the price of its competing Beats Music subscription service to just $5 a month. Re/code, citing unnamed sources, claims that Apple is using an interesting idea as the...
Beats enlists LeBron James for Powerbeats2 Wireless ads, paying homage to Akron

Beats enlists LeBron James for Powerbeats2 Wireless ads, paying homage to Akron

Beats by Dre might be owned by Apple now, but that doesn't mean they aren't charting their own course with their products and advertising, and enlisting big time star power like LeBron James. Where the most inspirational that Apple gets is the likes of their "Your Verse" ad campaign, Beats put...

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