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Apple to grow streaming with Beats' formula

Beats Music may hold the key to help Apple take on Spotify and other music streaming services. CNET's Bridget Carey breaks down the $3 billion deal to buy Beats and what Apple may announce next week at WWDC.

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Amazon to launch streaming-music service for Prime?

Quickly after Apple's deal to buy a music-streaming service, a report says Amazon will launch a similar offering but one lacking new releases.

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Apple to grow streaming with Beats' formula

Beats Music may hold the key to help Apple take on Spotify and other music streaming services. CNET's Bridget Carey breaks down the $3 billion deal to buy Beats and what Apple may announce next week at WWDC.

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iTunes head Cue and Beats' Iovine: Apple will put Beats on steroids

Eddy Cue, Apple SVP of Internet software and services, also says Apple in 2014 has the "best product pipeline" he's seen in 25 years.

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MUNICH, GERMANY - FEBRUARY 06: Steve Wozniak, cofounder Apple attends the Best Brands 2013 Gala at Bayerischer Hof on February 6, 2013 in Munich, Germany.  (Photo by Hannes Magerstaedt/Getty Images for Best Brands)

Woz on Beats: Apple's 'getting back to some cool roots'

Steve Wozniak, the outspoken Apple co-founder, also says in an email to CNET that he's worried Beats is just a fad.

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poses in the VIP Lounge at the iHeartRadio Music Festival held at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on September 24, 2011 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Apple hears the music on subscriptions with Beats. Now what?

After years turning up its nose at subscription music, Apple changes its tune with the Beats acquisition. What does it mean? Jimmy Iovine, for one.

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The Beats go on at HP (at least until 2015)

Consumers looking to buy an HP machine with integrated Beats Audio have a year and a half before the companies dissolve their partnership.

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Beats hit with royalties suit over first model headphones

With the possibility of making billions in the rumored Apple-Beats deal, the high-end headphones company gets slapped with lawsuits.

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Bop.fm makes music playlists shareable on any site

Bop.fm, an aggregator of online music services that makes permanent links to songs and playlists, now can embed a player for a song list into any site.

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Beats Electronics CEO Jimmy Iovine.

Apple wants Beats' Jimmy Iovine to run a video biz?

Steve Jobs biographer Walter Isaacson makes some predictions on why the tech giant is said to be looking to buy the high-end headphones maker.

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Apple's iPhone 6 to get 3X the resolution?

The latest iPhone rumors, we break down the rumored Apple/Beats deal and the Black Mamba strikes Apple campus.

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Why does Apple want Beats? No one really seems to know

Apple’s rumored $3.2 billion takeover of the trendy music brand has left many scratching their heads.

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