Apple facing FTC probe following Music launch – report

Apple is apparently facing a probe from the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) following the launch of its Apple Music service, related to the way it treats competing products. According to Reuters, the issue centres on the fact that Apple takes …

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LINE acquires music streaming service MixRadio from Microsoft

LINE Corp, the Japanese company behind the messaging app of the same name, announced it is acquiring Microsoft’s MixRadio, a free music streaming service that allows users to create a personal radio station, as part of a strategy to expand …

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Snapchat acquisitions and music ambitions exposed

Snapchat has acquired several companies in recent months, and is looking at the potential of working with Twitter and integrating music into its platform, according to emails leaked as part of the Sony Entertainment hack, and seen by TechCrunch. Emails …

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