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Rumor: AirPods 3 and Apple Music Hi-Fi Streaming Tier Could Launch in ‘Coming Weeks’

Apple is rumored to launch the third-generation AirPods and a Hi-Fi Apple Music tier in the “coming weeks.” The rumor comes from Hits Double Daily, which claims the Hi-Fi Apple Music tier will be priced at $9.99, the same as the existing standard plan. It is unclear if the Hi-Fi Apple Music tier will be compatible with […]

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European Commission Finds Apple in Breach of Competition Law After Spotify Complaint

In its preliminary conclusion, the EU Commission has found Apple guilty of breaching the competition law. The commission found that while Apple Music competes against other music streaming services, Apple has an unfair advantage over its rivals by charging them high commission fees and forbidding them from using alternative subscription methods. The findings are a […]

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Spotify Launching Paid Podcast Subscription Service to Take on Apple Podcasts Subscriptions

Following Apple’s announcement of a subscription-based Podcast service, The Wall Street Journal reports that Spotify will also launch a podcast subscription service as soon as next week. While Apple will be charging 30% fees from creators for publishing paid podcasts on the platform, Spotify won’t be collecting any such fees. It will allow creators to offer […]

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