iRadio Streaming Music Reveal Nearly Certain for WWDC 2013

Apple is streaming the iOS 7 announcement and WWDC 2013 keynote to Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod touch devices.

It looks like a certainty that Apple will announce a new streaming music service, possibly called iRadio, to compete with Spotify, Pandora or Googe’s new Google Play Music All Access service. Confidence about this comes thanks to some reliable sources reporting the news. The name iRadio feels less certain than a new streaming music service […]

iRadio Reveal on Monday Likely as Apple Inks Last Minute Deal

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Sony Music recently signed a deal with Apple, making it the last major music label to sign up for the rumored upcoming iRadio service. The deal with Sony Music, reported by All Things D means that Apple now has deal with all three of the major music labels for its iRadio music streaming service. With all […]

iRadio & iOS 7: Siri Could Be Apple’s Secret Weapon

Apple could use Siri and iRadio in iOS 7 as a weapon against music services that distract from iTunes.

Apple appears to be closing deals left and right to get everything in place for a reveal of a music streaming service at WWDC 2013 on June 10th where we also expect to see iOS 7. Apple could pair this service with Siri for a leg up on the entrenched competition. Apple’s music streaming service, which […]

Apple Still Waiting On Two Music Publishers For iRadio

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Earlier this week at Google I/O Google announced the new Play Music All Access streaming service, while Apple is still in negotiations with publishers. A report from The Verge says that’s because of their different approaches to music services. While Google’s new service uses a familiar streaming model, Apple has a different approach to its […]

Apple Streaming iRadio Service Launch May Be Delayed

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Apple may be facing opposition from some of its content partners surrounding the terms it had proposed for the rumored iRadio music streaming service in a move that could delay the summer launch. iRadio is positioned as a streaming music service that would compete in the same space as Pandora and Spotify, and though it […]

iOS 7 Rumored to Deliver iRadio and Mobile Payments

iOS 7 is reportedly facing delays due to a major overhaul.

Apple will announce iOS 7 at the World Wide Developer Conference (WWDC) in June along with iRadio and a mobile payment app that will be the iPhone 5S‘ killer feature according to an Apple analyst. Morgan Stanley analyst Katy Huberty previously predicted a killer software feature for the iPhone 5S which it sorely needs, especially […]

Apple Reportedly Close To iRadio Deal With Record Labels

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Apple is close to making a deal with Universal Music Group and Warner Music for its rumored upcoming “iRadio” music streaming service in time for a summer release according to a CNet report. Sources talking to CNet say Apple and the two labels are close to making a deal that see Apple pay the labels […]

Will Apple’s iRadio Streaming Music be iOS 7′s ‘One More Thing’

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Apple may resurrect Steve Jobs’ famous ‘one more thing’ keynote surprise with the launch of iOS 7 with a much anticipated and highly rumored iRadio music streaming service this summer. According to Internet reports, Apple is on track to launching its Internet radio Pandora competitor this summer and the iTunes-operator has been making progress in […]