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John MacFarlane, Sonos CEO, weighs in on the Apple-Beats deal, and discusses mobile music and the company's plans for growth.
CNBC's Jon Fortt and Liz Gannes, Re/code senior editor, discuss what Jimmy Iovine brings to Apple and if music is really that important to the tech giant's future.
CNBC's Carl Quintanilla and Re/code's Kara Swisher discuss Apple's decision to acquire Beats Electronics.
Apple paid $3 billion for Beats Electronics in hopes of playing catch-up in the shift away from downloading music, said a leading venture capitalist.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on Jimmy Iovine ditching the music biz for Silicon Valley.
Apple buying Beats is about new listening experiences at a time of wrenching and difficult change in the music industry, said a senior VP.
SAN FRANCISCO, May 28- Apple Inc will buy Beats for about $3 billion and bring recording mogul Jimmy Iovine into its ranks, in a bid to make headway in the fast-growing music-subscription market. Dre will join Apple as part of the acquisition. Pandora Media Inc and Spotify have raced ahead while Apple's eight-month-old iTunes Radio has not made much of an impact.
CNBC contributor Stephanie Link and CNBC's Mary Thompson share their opinions on Apple's $3 billion acquisition of Beats.
A deal between Apple and Beats Electronics may come this week, but with a smaller price tag than originally thought, the New York Post says.
Chris Tsakalakis, StubHub president, discusses the rising cost of tickets and what it indicates about the economy. And Tsakalakis talks about his company's "all-in pricing" deals and the top musical attractions.
In now-removed annotations on the site, Mahbod Moghadam added a series of comments, including "beautifully written," Re/code reports.
CNBC's Scott Cohn reports music service Spotify is launching an investigation into unauthorized access to company systems data.
What Google may buy, if it goes on a global buying spree.
Facebook is rolling out a Shazam-like feature that will identify the music or TV you're enjoying, and let you share it with no typing required.
Mathieu Molinero, Head of New Markets at music streaming website Deezer, describes the company's launch in the American market later this year.
SAN FRANCISCO/ LOS ANGELES, May 18- More than a decade ago, the late Steve Jobs pulled one of his trademark reality distorting maneuvers, browbeating music label executives into selling songs on Apple Inc's then-nascent iTunes digital store for a mere 99 cents apiece.
May 14- Sony Music Entertainment, a unit of Sony Corp, has invested $3 million in music-recognition application maker Shazam Entertainment, a source familiar with the matter said.
Beats inventor Noel Lee, Monster Inc. CEO, discusses the talents of Jimmy Iovine as a marketer and a producer. Lee says Iovine is very "Steve Jobs like."
Beats inventor and Monster Cable Products founder & CEO Noel Lee, weighs in on the potential deal between Apple and Beats Electronics for $3.2 billion. Lee says the prospects of a deal are an "inspiration."
As the Washington Monument reopened, billionaire David Rubenstein—who paid for half the repairs—spoke to CNBC about the project's public-private partnership.