Tag: Beats

Swatch beats Apple to China mobile payments market with Bellamy watch

Swatch, the world’s largest watchmaker by revenue, on Wednesday announced immediate Chinese availability of Bellamy, an NFC-toting watch capable of conducting mobile transactions processed by credit card operator UnionPay and… Read more »

Apple expands 2015 Back to School deal of free Beats Solo2 headphones to online purchases, additional countries

Apple last month kicked off its annual Back to School promotion, announcing that it is giving away a free pair of Beats Solo 2 headphones with the purchase of any… Read more »

Apple Launches 2015 Back to School Promotion, Offers Free Beats Solo2 Headphones

Apple today launched its annual Back to School promotion, providing a free pair of Beats Solo2 On-Ear headphones to customers that purchase an eligible Mac, including the iMac, MacBook, MacBook… Read more »

New iOS 8.4 will enable Apple Music, Beats 1 on Tuesday; Sonos, Android support coming later this year

In a blog post (that has since been removed), Apple Music senior director Ian Rogers–the former CEO of Beats Music–noted that Apple will make iOS 8.4 available at 8 AM… Read more »

Apple Launches Beats Powerbeats2 Wireless Earphones in Apple Watch Sport Band Colors

Somewhat lost among all of the announcements coming out of WWDC last week, Apple on Monday introduced a new set of colors for the Beats Powerbeats2 wireless in-ear headphones, with… Read more »

This week in AppleInsider: 12.9″ iPad Pro details, Beats Music woes, AppleBot & more

This week saw a number of details emerge about Apple’s plans for a 12.9-inch iPad, a new Apple TV, and Web search. The company’s efforts to relaunch Beats Music appeared… Read more »

Rumor: Apple deliberately delayed Tidal app updates to help Beats Music relaunch

Apple may be intentionally slowing the release of updates to Tidal’s iOS app in an attempt to weaken the music service ahead of an impending relaunch of Beats Music, a… Read more »

US streaming music revenues eclipse CD sales for first time, as rebrand of Apple’s Beats looms

Revenue from music streaming is now overshadowing CD sales in the US, according to new data published by the Recording Industry Association of America on Thursday, signalling a sea-change in… Read more »