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Apple to lay off about 200 people at Beats: Bloomberg

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Apple intends to lay off about 200 people at Beats Electronics following its $3 billion acquisition of the headphone and music streaming services company, according to Bloomberg, citing a person with knowledge of the restructuring.

The job cuts will mainly hit human resources, finance and other departments with significant overlap between the companies, the news agency reported.

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Apple's largest acquisition in decades, announced in May, lands the iPhone maker a fast-growing music subscription business, executives like Jimmy Iovine with strong ties to the recording industry, and a line of premium headphones.

By Reuters