When DJ Skee launched his startup, he didn't anticipate going head-to-head with Apple Music's most popular feature, but he isn't letting Beats 1 knock him down.
The tech giant loses the executive who built the Beats1 radio channel, the most lauded feature of the Apple Music subscription streaming-music service.
The Internet's main spot for AM/FM radio adds an $8 subscription that swaps commercials out of 600 stations, while also opening up a library of audiobooks (including "Harry Potter") and streaming every Major League Baseball game.
From the Cheapskate: Also on tap today: a free password manager, and the return of the $20 Chromecast!
Courtesy of partner Cumulus Media, Rdio now lets you listen for free to hundreds of live radio stations.
You need to dig a bit to find them, but Apple Music now offers full replays of some Beats 1 radio shows.
Apple has reportedly inked a deal with record labels that will allow it to expand its streaming radio station offering to five additional channels, if it determines Beats 1 is worth expanding.
We spoke to TeamRock, the British station leaving broadcast radio behind in search of a new global audience.
Not crazy about the music Apple's Beats 1 is playing? You can call in to request your own favorite tunes. But your request may not be granted right away.
Apple's streaming music service arrives Tuesday, and reports on the next iPhone point to Force Touch screens. Also, Facebook adds Snapchat-like photo tools to the main app.