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How Jimmy Iovine got HBO Now on Apple TV and iOS

HBO finally unleashed its Netflix-killer today with the HBO Now app for iOS and Apple TV. The company is already having a hard time keeping up with demand on the streaming service, but according to a profile on HBO CEO…Read more ›

Watch Will Smith and Jimmy Fallon beatbox on an iPad

Jimmy Fallon is backed by the best band on late night TV, but when it came time for the Tonight Show host to get funky with Will Smith for a beatboxing performance, Jimmy ditched The Roots and busted out his…Read more ›

Jimmy Iovine is lining up artists for more iTunes exclusive albums

Beats cofounder Jimmy Iovine is undergoing fresh talks with the world’s top musicians, in hopes of landing more exclusive album deals for iTunes, reports the New York Post. Apple is looking to replicate the success Beyonce had with her exclusive…Read more ›

Jimmy Iovine dishes on how he convinced Apple to buy Beats

GQ Magazine has named Apple exec and Beats cofounder Jimmy Iovine as one its Men of the Year. To go with the yearly honors, the music legend sat down for an interview to discuss how he went from weeping floors…Read more ›

Dr. Dre teams up with Jimmy Iovine to create school for future Beats employees

In an interesting Wall Street Journal profile of Beats founders Jimmy Iovine and Dr. Dre, the two music industry vets and current Apple employees describe their new $ 70m undergraduate academy at the University of Southern California as a training ground…Read more ›

Jimmy Iovine: NFL Beats ban makes us look like superheroes

Apple’s new headphone company received an official ban from the NFL this season, prohibiting the Beats cans from being worn at games or official press conferences, and Beats co-founder Jimmy Iovine couldn’t feel more lucky. Iovine was the keynote speaker…Read more ›

Apple replaces JT and Jimmy with The IT Crowd for U.K. iPhone 6 ads

Apple’s iPhone 6 ad campaign featuring Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake has churned out some of the company’s funnest ads in years, but to put a British twist on the commercials, Apple’s getting some help from The IT Crowd. Chris…Read more ›

Watch the new iPhone 6 ads with Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake

During today’s mega keynote, Tim Cook enthusiastically showed two new ads for the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus. Both feature Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake narrating. Apple has posted the new spots to its YouTube channel, and you can expect…Read more ›

Apple wants Jimmy Iovine to reignite its marketing magic

If there’s one thing we learned during the World Cup (other than ze Germans are relentlessly brilliant machines), it’s that Beats has some of the best damn marketing on the planet, and Apple really, really needs its help. After getting…Read more ›

Eddie Cue and Jimmy Iovine talk Beats deal and future of Apple

Now that Apple’s acquisition of Beats has finally been made official, Eddie Cue and Jimmy Iovine took the stage at the the inaugural Code Conference tonight to give a peak behind the scenes of deal, as well as glimpse at…Read more ›