Pop stars, live music, superlatives: The launch of Apple's music subscription service at the company's Worldwide Developers Conference in San Francisco earlier this week had it all. However, one…
Beats Electronics and Beats Music is now officially part of Apple. In a “Welcome to the family” post on its website Friday, Apple said that the $3 billion has officially closed. “Today we are excited…
Apple, which is acquiring headphone and streaming-music service provider Beats, is eliminating about 200 positions at the company, representing 29% of its 700-employee workforce, according to sources…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- ‘Sully,’ ‘Patriots Day,’ ‘Deepwater Horizon’ Could Crack Film Editing Oscar Race
- Oscars: ‘Rogue One,’ ‘Suicide Squad,’ ‘Fantastic Beasts’ Advance in Visual Effects Race
- Warren Beatty Honored by Kirk Douglas, Don Cheadle at Santa Barbara Fete
- Playback: Ben Foster on ‘Hell or High Water’ and Being a ‘Builder’ as an Actor
Well played, Beats. With every major sports event that comes along, Nike’s usually the one that comes out with an aspirational sports ad that’s meant to serve as a rousing anthem to bring the world…
Apple has sealed a $3 billion deal to acquire the Beats Music streaming service and Beats Electronics audio gear business founded by Jimmy Iovine and Dr. Dre. The deal marks the largest acquisition…
In a squeaker, country vocalist Keith Urban edged out hip-hopper the Weeknd for the U.S. album sales crown last week. Urban's Capitol Nashville set "Fuse" claimed No. 1 with first-week sales of…
Arsenio Hall is off to a good ratings start with his new latenight program, which scored the highest-rated premiere week for any syndicated talkshow in key demos in seven years. Overall, according to…
Fox continues to rule as Wednesday’s broadcast leader in key demos this summer, with the hot “MasterChef” pulling ahead of NBC’s “America’s Got Talent” in last night’s middle hour. CBS’ “Big Brother”…
Another blandly competent, thoroughly forgettable low-budget sci-fier assembled from the stray parts of countless other, better movies.
The Universal blockbuster had little competition internationally as Sony bowed "After Earth" only in one day-and-date territory -- South Korea. It was a strategic move that certainly didn't help the…
Isn't it interesting that the Cupertino company is replicating the flaw of the major labels, holding onto a past paradigm, a veritable cash cow, until it is trumped by somebody living in the future.