As rumored, Apple has acquired Beats Electronics and Beats Music. Chris Breen lays out everything you need to know about the deal.
After much discussion and many theories, Apple has officially plunked down $3 billion to buy Beats Music and Beats Electronics.
A compromise of Apple's services is not to blame for the recent ransom lockouts via Find My iPhone, according to the company.
Vendors of connected-home hardware would love to get shelf-space in Apple Stores. And they'd be willing to do almost anything Cupertino asked to get it.
You might be able to soon tell Siri to open the garage door—assuming a new rumor is accurate, anyway.
Curious as to why Apple is reportedly going to part with $3.2 billion for Beats Electronics? Look no further than the Beats Music streaming service and how it can beef up what Apple offers.
Of course they are.
Despite the scoffing of the crowd, the Beats deal is a smart move for Apple, argues Michael Simon. It brings technology, star power, and street cred all in one convenient package.
Beats is a popular maker of headphones and a new music streaming service
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