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House music superstar Deadmau5 will debut new show on Beats 1

Beats 1 just announced its biggest dance music collaborator yet, in the form of massively-popular, 35-year-old Canadian house music producer Joel Thomas Zimmerman, a.k.a. Deadmau5. HERE WE GO.@deadmau5 is coming to #Beats1. Catch mau5trap presents… Friday at 3PM PT/6PM ET. pic.twitter.com/lE1WAoKyDn — Beats 1 (@Beats1) March 14, 2016 Deadmau5’s show, Mau5trap Presents, will debut this […]

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Battle of the Jobs: Kutcher beats Sorkin at the box office

It’s no secret that Aaron Sorkin and Danny Boyle’s Steve Jobs has been a massive flop in theaters, but an interesting comparison with the notorious Ashton Kutcher-starring biopic Jobs shows something surprising: Kutcher’s movie may ultimately emerge the box office winner. Steve Jobs has so far made $ 17.8 million at the box office since its […]

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Beats Music subscriber, your time is almost up

If you’re still subscribed to Beats Music instead of Apple Music, your days are numbered. Until January 19, you have the opportunity to save all of your playlists and migrate your account data over to Apple Music if you wish to do so. But after that, Apple will discard of your current data. As you’ve probably […]

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Apple is giving away $60 gift cards to boost Beats sales

Apple is trying to boost sales of its Beats by Dre accessories going into the holiday season by offering $ 60 Apple Music/iTunes Gift Card vouchers for a variety of headphones and speakers. Running from now through December 28 at U.S. Apple Stores, both online and brick-and-mortar, the deal applies to Beats Pro Headphones, Beats Studio […]

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Beats sponsors a Snapchat lens for Black Friday

The Apple-owned Beats brand has become the second company (after Fox Studios) to sponsor a Snapchat lens, with a one-day-only Black Friday deal that lets you animate your face bopping along in time to rapper Drake’s new song “Big Rings.” When Fox Studios sponsored a Spanchat lens to promote The Peanuts Movie, Re/code suggested that it likely […]

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iFixIt: This Android phone beats the iPhone when it comes to repairability

Apple’s computers and devices may be at the top of the review charts, but one way in which they almost never do very well is in iFixit’s repairability ratings. With hard-to-crack cases held together by copious amounts of solder and glue, it’s practically impossible to repair your own iPhone, iPad, or Mac by yourself. Apple […]

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Apple is killing Beats Music this month

Apple has confirmed that it will shut down its Beats Music streaming service on November 30. The news comes just days after Apple Music finally arrived on Android, and users are being encouraged to switch over to its new platform. Apple makes it easy for Beats Music users to migrate their profile — including picks and […]

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The new Apple-infused Beats Pill+ goes on sale

The latest entry to the Beats line of speakers and the first one under Apple’s supervision, the Beats Pill+ is now available. At $ 229, it’s $ 30 more expensive than its predecessor, the Beats Pill 2.0, but it has much more to offer. This Bluetooth speaker apparently has improved sound quality, a tweaked design, and unsurprisingly charges […]

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How Beats 1 DJ takes Friday nights to new heights

Beats 1 DJ Anna Lunoe revealed some details about how she got picked for her weekly gig before Apple Music had even been announced. Zane Lowe was apparently so impressed with her earlier work that he gave her complete freedom over what she wanted to do for the show. Known for her house and electronic mixes, Lunoe aptly plays […]

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Taste the Apple in the new Beats Pill+

The Beats Pill+ is on its way and equipped with that Apple lovin’. The successor of the Beats Pill takes a somewhat different design approach from the Beats Pill and comes with some terrific improvements to sound and battery life. Most interestingly, the speaker is the first the company released since Apple’s acquisition last year. The new […]

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