Here’s what this might mean for the company’s smartwatch division moving forward.
The retailer will now rule the way you access the internet.
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Apple has announced it’s finalized its acquisition of Shazam, a popular music identification service. The app was originally confirmed to be acquired by the trillion-dollar company back in December of last year, but things were never finalized until now. With today’s news, Apple is also announcing its plans to make Shazam ad-free in the near […]
It’s no secret Pandora has been struggling in recent memory. It’s tried launching new plans to draw in more customers, redesigning its app for simpler navigation, and pushed its advertising approach even further to, hopefully, stray folks away from using services like Spotify and Apple Music. Still, though, the company managed to lose as much […]
After an almost certain victory for Disney was recently announced, Comcast has confirmed it’s pulling out of the bidding war it started with the Mickey Mouse company to acquire Fox’s media assets, including 21st Century Fox. The NBCUniversal owner originally bid $65 billion for the assets before Disney upped its own ante to $71.3 billion. […]
The “Netflix of magazines” will soon be owned by the Cupertino company for an undisclosed amount.
Disney has acquired Fox’s entertainment division, 21st Century Fox, for $52.4 billion in a major move that will shake up the media industry. The move places most of Fox’s major entertainment assets under Disney such as film and TV studios, movies like X-Men and Deadpool, and even shows such as The Simpsons and The Americans. […]
T-Mobile CEO John Legere announced today that the Uncarrier will be launching its own television service sometime in 2018. Legere said they’ll be acquiring Layer3 TV to make this happen by utilizing the technologies on board. “People love their TV, but they hate their TV providers. And worse, they have no real choice but to […]
As per a statement via BuzzFeed, Apple has announced it will be acquiring Shazam, the incredibly popular music recognition service that originally launched nearly twenty years ago in Britain. This comes after TechCrunch reported last week that the Cupertino company would buy the service out for around $400 million, a far stretch from its previous […]
New reports out of both Recode and TechCrunch today claim Apple is gearing up to acquire music identification service Shazam for $400 million. The deal, according to both reports, could be announced as early as next week, with one stating news could come on Monday. Both Shazam and Apple have not commented on the subject. […]
Several reports this week claimed that Fitbit would acquire Pebble, and today both companies confirmed that the acquisition will happen. This deal, however, only includes the software assets of Pebble. The acquisition does not include hardware. There are no confirmed details of the deal, which is supposed to be around $40 million. The official statement does […]