Apple Music

Apple Music adds exclusive songs and curated playlists for to celebrate Diwali

<b>Apple</b> has changed things up a little this festive season with <b>Apple Music</b> offering an array of fresh tracks, albums and curated playlists to suit the …

Technology (India)

How Apple Music Helped Daniel Caesar Go Gold

Last week, a young R&B singer named Daniel Caesar received his first gold plaque. “Get You,” a smooth piece of classicism featuring Kali Uchis, got …

Music

Apple Releases Third Betas of iOS 11.1, watchOS 4.1 and tvOS11.1

Apple on Monday released the third beta versions of iOS 11.1, watchOS 4.1 and tvOS 11.1 to registered developers, just one week after releasing the …

iOS

13 songs you need in your life this week

Tracks we love right now. In no particular order.<p><i>Each week The FADER staff rounds up the songs we can't stop playing. Here they are, in no particular</i> …

Music

Apple Seeds Third Beta of watchOS 4.1 to Developers

Apple today seeded the third beta of an upcoming watchOS 4 update to developers for testing purposes, a week after releasing the second watchOS 4.1 beta and a month after releasing the new watchOS 4 operating system to the public.<p>Once the proper configuration profile has been installed from the …

iOS

Eddy Cue: Apple Pay is headed to world’s second-biggest country

Apple senior vice president Eddy Cue has confirmed that the company wants to bring its Apple Pay service to India. Apple also has plans to make big improvements to Maps and Apple Music in what Cue says is one of its most important markets.<p>Smartphone sales are predicted to explode in India over the …

Apple

Apple: Earnings Expectations For Fiscal Q4

Apple may be facing production issues with the iPhone X, but the risk is mitigated by expected demand from the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus.<p>The iPad looks to …

Business

Eddie Cue talks about roll out of Apple Pay in India, as well as India-specific content and services

Apple's senior vice president of Internet Software and Services, Eddie Cue is on a professional tour in India and is working on Apple's entertainment …

India

Apple Music execs Jimmy Iovine & Dr. Dre break ground on new USC academy

The founders of Beats, now executives at Apple Music, broke ground this week on a new academy named after them at the University of Southern …

Teen interest in iPhone hits new high of 82%, Apple Music on the rise

Apple products like iPhone and Apple Watch continue enjoy healthy demand from young U.S. consumers, as new data from Piper Jaffray shows a record 82 …

Apple

Survey: 78% of Teens Own an iPhone, 82% Plan to Purchase

Investment firm Piper Jaffray has reported the results of the fall edition of its semiannual U.S. teen survey, and the results bode well for Apple’s …

Millennials

Apple's Golden Middle Age

Piper Jaffray survey says 82% of US teens intend to buy an iPhone.<p>Apple resists corporate atherosclerosis.<p>Apple reported teaming with LG, snubbing …

Business

Google just mysteriously bought a podcast app

Google looks to be making its first foray into the world of audio storytelling.<p><i>Business Insider</i>reports that Google has acquired 60dB, a short-form …

Google Play Music

Ten burning questions about Apple's forthcoming video service

Apple’s made its first major TV acquisition, as the <i>Wall Street Journal</i> reported Tuesday that it’s got a deal with Steven Spielberg and Universal to …

Televisions

Orbitsound ONE P70W All In One Speaker Launched

Orbitsound have launched their latest all in one speaker solution, the Orbitsound ONE P70W. The device feature’s Orbitsound’s Airsound technology.<p>The …

Gear & Gadgets

AR Rahman, Apple tie up to set up music labs in Chennai and Mumbai

The Mac Labs will teach students how to create music using Apple’s Logic Pro X, a music composing app.<p>Apple Music on Wednesday said it will open two …

Vitamin A

Apple signs deal to reboot Steven Spielberg's 'Amazing Stories' anthology series

Apple has reportedly signed a deal with Amblin Television and NBCUniversal to revive "Amazing Stories," an anthology series created by Steven …

Steven Spielberg

Video: hands-on with new Control Center changes and more in watchOS 4.1 beta 2

The initial watchOS 4.1 beta was released just under two weeks ago, and now we have beta 2. That first beta brought with it several new user facing …

iOS

Apple cancels Elvis Presley biopic series amid Weinstein scandal

Apple has reportedly terminated an Elvis Presley biopic series produced by The Weinstein Company, and slated to debut on Apple Music, after multiple …

Elvis Presley

Niall Horan’s ‘On the Record: Flicker’ is the latest behind-the-scenes album film to hit Apple Music

Apple is really on a roll with its music documentaries, announcing the fourth one this month. As with Pink’s <i>Beautiful Trauma</i>, this latest one is a behind-the-scenes look at the making of a new album.<p><i>On the Record: Flicker</i> takes a look at the making of Niall Horan’s first solo album following five …

Niall Horan

Apple Music to stream Niall Horan making-of featurette on Oct. 20

A short documentary about the making of One Direction member Niall Horan's first solo album, "Flicker," will start streaming on Apple Music Oct. 20, …

Niall Horan

My first week with Apple Watch Series 3

I’ve been using Apple Watch since the first version shipped.I’ve grown so accustomed to using one that some of the things you might like about owning …

Smartwatches

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United States

Gaana crosses 40 million monthly users in September

Times Internet-owned music streaming service Gaana crossed 40 million monthly users for the month of September, announced Times Internet Vice …

Android Auto

How to See What Your Friends Are Listening to on Apple Music with iOS 11

Previously, I went over how to follow friends on Apple Music with iOS 11. But one of the perks of following your friends on Apple Music is getting to see what they’re listening to. If you’re in a music rut and want to discover something fresh, checking out what your friends are listening to on …

iOS

Apple Music’s Facebook Messenger Bot Gives Emoji-Based Music Suggestions

If your love for a song has caused you to drop the infamous “heart eyes” emoji in a text or social media post, Apple’s latest addition to Facebook …

Offbeat News

Music Could Be the Biggest Casualty In the Streaming Wars

What happens when music streaming forgets about the 'music'?<p><i>This article originally appeared on Noisey Australia</i><p>No matter how monumentally cooked this lil' blue Earth of ours grows each day, we can at least rest our heads at night knowing that the Svalbard Global Seed Vault in Sweden is preserving …

Streaming

An emoji is all you need to find a playlist with new Apple Music Messenger bot

Need some music inspiration? A new Facebook Messenger bot might be able to help. Apple recently rolled out an Apple Music Messenger Bot that allows …

Chatbots

Apple Loop: New iPhone X Problems, iPhone 8 Swollen Battery Issues, Apple's Arrogant Decision

Taking a look back at another week of news from Cupertino, this week’s Apple Loop includes new battery problems with the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus, the limited stock of the iPhone X, why Apple has lost its design edge, the arrogance of the iPhone X notch, the iPhone 7 vs the new handsets, iOS 11 update …

IPhone X

Amazon has a rare Sonos sale going that’ll save you up to $100

Sonos is the king of wireless speakers, and everyone knows it. Of course, it costs a pretty penny to go with the best. That’s why discounts on Sonos …

Wireless