Caitlin McGarryStaff Writer, Macworld

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Spotify CEO: Sorry about our super creepy new privacy policy

Spotify didn't mean to make it sound like it was forcing you to hand over access to your phone.

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Spotify's new privacy policy gets all up in your business

Sensor data, photos, contacts: Spotify wants it all.

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Dr. Dre's Apple Music exclusive paid off

The rapper's first album in 16 years saw streaming and sales success in its first week of release.

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iHome's HomeKit smart plug goes on sale to smarten up your dumb appliances

This $40 wall plug connects your home without a hub.

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Apple Music actually has 11 million subscribers, Eddy Cue says

If all of those users start paying up when their free trials end, Apple Music is well on its way to edging out Spotify.

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Apple's next Music moves might include more Beats radio stations

Love Beats 1? Beats 2-6 could be on the way.

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Apple's security requirements are reportedly holding up HomeKit

Smart home devices using Wi-Fi and Bluetooth LE must meet stringent security standards.

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Spotify challenges Apple Music's superior playlists with Discover Weekly

Maybe algorithms know you better than humans after all.

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Apple overhauls iPod touch, adds new colors to iPod family

New iPods are available to order today, with a refreshed iPod touch starting at $199.

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No, Facebook isn't building an Apple Music rival

The social network will reportedly take aim at YouTube with News Feed music videos.

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Showtime debuts a la carte streaming for $11 on Apple TV and iOS

The network's new channel comes with a month-long free trial.

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12 little-known tips and tricks for Apple Music

Once you figure out the basics, there's so much more to explore in Apple's new streaming service.

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Prince shakes up streaming by pulling music from Spotify, Rdio, and Deezer

The Purple One's Apple Music absence now makes sense.

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First look at Apple Music: Siri and Beats 1 turn streaming on its ear

Siri integration, a 24-hour live radio station, music videos, and tailored recommendations prove Apple isn't messing around when it comes to Music.

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More Beats 1 details emerge: Elton John, Dr. Dre, and Pharrell get their own shows

Apple enlists famous artists to help Beats 1 capture listeners.