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  1. Apple Unveils New iPhone

    June 08, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Apple fans hoping for a new iPhone were not disappointed by the company's Worldwide Developers Conference keynote presentation. As expected Apple introduced a iPhone device, dubbed the iPhone 3GS. While identical in look and feel to past devi ...

  2. Suspense Builds Ahead Of Apple Extravaganza

    June 05, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Apple Inc kicks off its annual developers' extravaganza on Monday (June 8) under a tight lid of secrecy, with investors expecting the electronics maker to unveil new or cheaper versions of its popular iPhone. Thousands of customers, developer ...

  3. FTC Looks At Google-Apple Board Ties: Report

    May 05, 2009 12:00 AM EDT The U.S. Federal Trade Commission has launched an inquiry into whether the ties between the boards of Apple Inc and Google Inc violate antitrust laws, the New York Times reported. The FTC has already notified the companies of the inquiry the repor ...

  4. Analysis: Apple's Rejection Of NIN App

    May 04, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Apple's rejection of a Nine Inch Nails iPhone app update caused a mini-firestorm today across the Internet. Apple-bashing may be the important part of the story to some, but there is a business lesson amidst the noise. The main part of the st ...

  5. Apple Profit Beats Expectations On iPhones, iPods

    April 22, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Apple Inc posted stronger-than-expected quarterly earnings as sales of its iPhones and iPod topped forecasts, sending shares up 3 percent. While the company gave a typically conservative outlook for the current quarter, with profit and revenue for ...

  6. AT&T In Talks To Extend iPhone Deal: Report

    April 15, 2009 12:00 AM EDT AT&T Inc is in talks with Apple Inc to extend its exclusive U.S. agreement to sell the iPhone from 2010 to 2011, according to a report in the Wall Street Journal. AT&T Chief Executive Randall Stephenson said in an interview that he plans t ...

  7. The Orchard Embraces iPhone App Tool

    March 19, 2009 12:00 AM EDT The Orchard is offering it member labels and artists access to an iPhone application development program called Mobile Roadie, provided by partner Fluidesign. The company has added the Mobile Roadie program to its Artist/Label Workstation program, ...

  8. iPhone Upgrade Boosts Music Features

    March 17, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Apple iPhone users now have more flexibility with their music catalogs and the music industry is getting a swing at new revenue streams tied to the device, thanks to an upgrade rolled out by Apple Inc. today. Of the more than 100 new features in t ...

  9. Digital Briefs: Chuck D, 'Idol', Dada

    March 10, 2009 12:00 AM EDT - Public Enemy frontman Chuck D has signed on to be a spokesman, or "ambassador" for SellaBand, the music social network that has fans investing in their favorite artists. - "American Idol" has released an iPhone app, developed ...

  10. Interscope Artists Launch iPhone Apps

    February 23, 2009 12:00 AM EST Kyte, a digital media technology company aggressively targeting the music industry, launched a new platform, called the iPhone Applications Framework, for artists interested in developing iPhone applications. Interscope artists All American Reject ...

  11. Apple Profit Beats Expectations, Shares Jump

    January 21, 2009 12:00 AM EST Apple Inc reported a quarterly profit that beat Wall Street's estimates, and gave an outlook that cheered investors, who sent its shares up 10 percent. The maker of the iPhone, iPods and Mac computers said on Wednesday its net profit in the f ...

  12. Digital Briefs: Last.fm, YouTube, Apple

    January 15, 2009 12:00 AM EST - Last.fm says it experienced explosive growth last year, up 204% in unique visitors, 147% in site visits, 219% in page views and 141% in time spent on site over 2007 levels. - YouTube is letting users opt to have the audio in their videos muted r ...

  13. Apple Gears Up For Black Friday Sale

    November 27, 2008 12:00 AM EST Apple Inc, facing a tight U.S. consumer spending environment, is gearing up for a one-day sale on Friday and at least one analyst expects the company to offer discounts of up to 15%. The day after Thanksgiving, known as Black Friday, is the tradit ...

  14. Pink Launches iPhone App

    October 24, 2008 12:00 AM EDT In support of the release of her "Funhouse" album on Oct. 28, Pink has introduced a free branded iPhone application. The app, released today (Oct. 24) features 30-second previews of songs on the new album, photos, news and a full discogr ...

  15. Strong iPhone Sales Drive Apple Q4 Profits Rise

    October 22, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Apple has announced positive fourth quarter figures, with a 26% profit increase on the same 2007 quarter. The increased profit was driven by rising sales of its iPhone as well as strong sales of iPods and Macintosh computers. For the quarter endin ...

  16. Pandora Eyes iPhone For Sales Boost

    September 22, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Pandora is hoping to turn its massive popularity on the iPhone into an ad sales windfall with the launch of new ad platform for the device. Pandora's personalized streaming radio service is one of the more popular music applications available ...

  17. iPhone Applications To Help Launch New Releases

    September 02, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Several artists are reportedly developing iPhone applications to sell via Apple's App Store in conjunction with new album releases. Management for Fall Out Boy tell Billboard that it is working on an interactive album feature for the device i ...

  18. Plugged/Unplugged: iPhone, Last.fm, Merlin

    July 11, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Plugged: The early iPhone reviews are out and for a change the digerati is treating the launch with some degree of restraint (rare among the Apple-fanboy tech press corps). Most of the hesitation was due to AT&T's 3G network, which is val ...

  19. Report: Apple, Labels In Talks Over More Mobile Music

    May 19, 2008 12:00 AM EDT The next iteration of the iPhone, expected to be unveiled next month, may have a whole lot more music if record labels and Apple can learn to play nice. According to the New York Times , Apple is negotiating with the music industry to expand its c ...

  20. Plugged And Unplugged

    March 21, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Plugged M:Metrics revealed some staggering data this week about the iPhone. It found that while 6.7% of overall mobile users listened to music in some form or another on their phone, and 27.9% of smartphone users did the same, iPhone users blew th ...

  21. Labels, Apple Debate 'Total Music'

    March 19, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Apple and major record labels have reportedly stepped up negotiations concerning the idea of bringing the "Total Music" concept to iPod devices. The negotiations, first reported by the Financial Times and since confirmed by industry sour ...

  22. Digital Music Biz Consolidation Predicted

    February 27, 2008 12:00 AM EST The digital-music business should expect a spate of consolidation during 2008 and 2009, predicts London-based research firm Point Topic in a new report. The firm says that, in a global sector which has more than 498 digital-download services curre ...

  23. German Court Rules On iPhone Exclusivity

    December 04, 2007 12:00 AM EST The Hamburg Regional Court today ruled that T-Mobile can continue marketing the iPhone on an exclusive basis, rejecting a petition lodged by rival telecoms giant Vodafone. Vodafone had sought a ruling to prevent the Deutsche Telekom subsidiary fro ...

  24. T-Mobile Offers iPhone Without Contract In Germany

    November 21, 2007 12:00 AM EST Deutsche Telekom's mobile unit T-Mobile is now offering Apple's iPhone in Germany without a service plan, after Vodafone raised questions about the exclusive agreement which binds the two companies. The Regional Court of Hamburg ruled th ...

  25. WMG To Mobile Firms: Get Your Act Together

    November 13, 2007 12:00 AM EST Warner Music Group chairman Edgar Bronfman says mobile operators need to get their music act together before Apple and Google eat their lunch. Speaking to the Financial Times , Bronfman reiterated his long-held stance that today's mobile phon ...

  26. IPhone Goes on Sale in Europe

    November 09, 2007 12:00 AM EST Germans lined up to buy Apple Inc.'s iPhone as it made its European debut Friday, with the company hoping to replicate the success the combination phone, music player and mobile Web browser has seen in the United States. Apple hopes to sell 1 ...

  27. Vivendi Calls Apple iTunes Contract Terms 'Indecent'

    September 25, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Vivendi condemned as "indecent" the contract terms between its Universal Music Group (UMG) unit and Apple Inc, the computer maker whose iTunes online store dominates the digital music market. Vivendi is one of many large media companies ...

  28. DT To Market iPhone In Germany

    September 20, 2007 12:00 AM EDT German telecommunication company Deutsche Telekom (DT) will be marketing Apple's iPhone exclusively in Germany where it launches Nov. 9. As well as the connection to T-Mobile, DT's wireless service subsidiary, the iPhone costs €399 ($556 ...

  29. Apple Thwarts Free iPhone Ringtones

    September 13, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Apple is attempting to stop iPhone users from loading free ringtones onto the device. The new version of iTunes that adds the new ringtone creation feature also addresses the vulnerabilities that let users create their own ringtones using third-pa ...

  30. Apple's New Developments Could Equal Holiday Dominance

    September 07, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Not content to rest on its laurels, Apple has now unveiled its master plan to extend its digital music dominance into the coming holiday season. Here is how the latest developments shake out. iPod Touch What it is: A Wi-Fi-enabled, touch-screen ca ...

  31. Report: Apple Ringtone Service Coming

    August 31, 2007 12:00 AM EDT One of the more noticeable omissions of Apple's vastly popular iPhone is the lack of available ringtones for the device. According to reports, that may soon change. Citing unnamed sources close to the situation, The New York Post says Apple i ...

  32. Hacker Opens iPhone To T-Mobile

    August 27, 2007 12:00 AM EDT One of the bigger complaints about Apple's iPhone -- AT&T's network -- has been solved to a degree by a New Jersey teenager. The 17-year-old hacker managed to unlock the device so that it can work with T-Mobile's network, the on ...

  33. New iPods To Be iPhone-Like

    July 09, 2007 12:00 AM EDT According to a prominent analyst tracking Apple's pending product line, a new line of iPods are one the way that are expected to have similar functionality, but without the phone. Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster issued a research note toda ...

  34. AT&T: iPhone Activation Problems Largely Solved

    July 02, 2007 12:00 AM EDT AT&T Inc said on Monday delays in activating service for customers of Apple Inc.'s iPhone had been mostly resolved after the wireless company worked out the problems on a case-by-case basis. About 2 percent of people who had bought iPhone ...

  35. Friday Feature: Plugged and Unplugged

    June 29, 2007 12:00 AM EDT PLUGGED: Can anybody give AT&T a little love? I spend most of the last week doing countless interviews with the press who wanted to know how the iPhone was going to affect the music industry. My answer remains the same -- it won't. Not at ...

  36. Apple Sets iPhone Retail Date

    June 04, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Apple has set June 29 as the official date the iPhone will be available on retail shelves. While the mainstream press has already branded it a must-have gadget, others have begun questioning whether the expensive device will ultimately score with ...

  37. Apple CEO Talks DRM, Future Of Digital Music

    May 31, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Apples Steve Jobs sat down with the Wall Street Journal's Walt Mossberg at the publication's All Things Digital conference, discussing the upcoming iPhone, DRM and the future of digital music. Check out the highlights here . Not a whole ...

  38. Friday Feature: Plugged and Unplugged

    May 18, 2007 12:00 AM EDT PLUGGED: Attack of the Amazons It's a simple equation -- make digital music interoperable and more people will sell it. That's the message coming out of Amazon.com's long-expected revelation that it will soon launch a digital music ...

  39. Apple, Cisco Near Settlement

    February 12, 2007 12:00 AM EST Apple and Cisco Systems are near a settlement over the iPhone name, reports the Wall Street Journal . Both companies have devices coming out that share the same moniker -- Apple's iPhone is a cellular phone operating on the AT&T (formerly ...

  40. Apple Unveils Long-Awaited iPhone

    January 09, 2007 12:00 AM EST Saying the goal was "to reinvent the phone," Apple CEO Steve Jobs delivered on all expectations today by introducing the much anticipated iPhone -- one part touchscreen video iPod, one part mobile phone, and one part "Internet commu ...

  41. Nordic Regulators Consider iTunes Legal Action

    August 16, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Nordic consumer regulators will meet in Iceland this month to discuss possible legal action against iPod-maker Apple Computer Inc. if the company does not ease restrictions that prevent songs bought a Nordic consumer regulators will meet in Icelan ...

  42. Nordic Regulators Consider iTunes Legal Action

    August 16, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Nordic consumer regulators will meet in Iceland this month to discuss possible legal action against iPod-maker Apple Computer Inc. if the company does not ease restrictions that prevent songs bought a Nordic consumer regulators will meet in Icelan ...

  43. Report: Apple To Unveil iPhone Within A Year

    March 21, 2006 12:00 AM EST Apple Computer is expected to unveil an Apple-branded mobile phone with direct access to the iTunes Music Store in the next 12 months, securities analysts at Morgan Stanley said in a research note. Apple Computer is expected to unveil an Apple-bra ...

  44. Musicrypt To Launch DMDS For Mac

    January 05, 2006 12:00 AM EST Expected Q1 2006. Canadian digital music distributor Musicrypt Inc. will launch a Mac version of its Digital Media Distribution System in the first quarter of 2006. The Mac version is expected to expand and broaden the customer base for DMDS to in ...

  45. Following Apple's Lead On Wireless Music Downloads

    June 28, 2005 12:00 AM EDT What would it mean for the market and the industry if the leading music download and mobility company did not believe that cellular networks were going to be a major distribution channel for full musi Mark Desautels is VP of wireless Internet deve ...

  46. iTunes Store Reaches 200 Million Downloads

    December 16, 2004 12:00 AM EST Apple Computer says it has now sold over 200 million downloads since the launch of the iTunes Music Store in April 2003. Apple Computer says it has now sold over 200 million downloads since the launch of the iTunes Music Store in April 2003. Eddy ...

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