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Deal: Beats By Dre Solo2 now £104.95

Deal: Beats By Dre Solo2 now £104.95

Amazon have knocked the price down by around 38% on the Beats Solo2 headphones. This pair are now £104.95 dropped from £169.99. The Beats Solo2s come included with a soft feel travelling case which the headphones fold down into, also with a long rubberised audio cable with a built in remote control and microphone. The Solo2s do come in other colours which are available on the Amazon item listing, but for […]

iPhone 7 might have wireless Beats earbuds included

iPhone 7 might have wireless Beats earbuds included

Over the past week or two the rumour mill has been churning out the speculation that the next iPhone, the iPhone 7 will be drastically thinner, waterproof and also something which is most controversial – drop the headphone port. To also aid this rumour, 9to5Mac have reported that Apple may be working on a special wireless version of Beats earbuds to complement the iPhone 7, according to the site the […]

Apple trademarks Beats 2, 3, 4 and 5 names for potential upcoming extra stations

Apple trademarks Beats 2, 3, 4 and 5 names for potential upcoming extra stations

One major bug bear with Apple’s Beats 1 that people have had is that the station manages to play a very erratic array of music, Beats 1 is a brilliant achievement, but listening to it is sometimes a but strange, a lot of the time you could be listening to something you like, then hip hop comes on then country music then something completely different. To be fair there is so much […]

Beats announces new Rose Gold Solo2 Wireless to match iPhone 6s

Beats announces new Rose Gold Solo2 Wireless to match iPhone 6s

Just a few days back I was looking at the Beats Solo2 wireless headphones and I did think it was strange that Apple and Beats hadn’t launched matching headphones for the iPhone 6s Rose Gold, well if you read the title – now they have. When the iPhone 6s launched back in September the new colour was one of the most talked about things about the phone, second probably to […]

Beats launches new Pill+ with Apple esque design

Beats launches new Pill+ with Apple esque design

This week Beats made a surprise announcement with the launch of the new Beats Pill+ which replaces the existing Pill which was originally introduced back in 2012, which is iPhone 5 and iPad mini days. Beats hasn’t launched any new hardware or updates in a while, earlier in the year in May, the company launched the new Solo 2 Wireless in Space Grey, Silver and Golf as well as the […]

Beats launches new ‘Active Collection’ headphones

Beats launches new ‘Active Collection’ headphones

Last week, Beats unveiled a new line of colour options for the Solo2 Wireless, Tour2 and PowerBeast 2 Wireless. All three models come in new two-tone options; Blue and Grey, Red and Grey and Yellow and Grey, the new line being named the ‘Active Collection.’ All three variants have no differentiating features or hardware changes, just simply the new colour options. Get to work. New Active Collection out NOW. http://t.co/ypeqBjDJir […]

Apple Music already has 11 million members

Apple Music already has 11 million members

We are just over a month into Apple Music, the company’s new competitor to Spotify has already had 11 million members sign up. Eddy Cue has been speaking to USA TODAY regarding the service. “We’re thrilled with the numbers so far.” – Eddy Cue Eddy Cue has also said that 2 million people have chose the family plan for six people which is $14.99/£14.99. Another plan for $9.99/£9.99 which is […]

What is Beats 1?

What is Beats 1?

Ok, at the end of June – Apple Music launched for iOS, Mac and Windows. Apple Music is a simple concept, you pay up £9.99 per month and you get access to 30m+ songs to stream and download. Just like Spotify. But something that was also included is Beats 1, this is a very different concept to what any streaming service is offering with radio. With Spotify and iTunes Radio […]

Beats 1 has a request feature which it borrows from traditional radio

Beats 1 has a request feature which it borrows from traditional radio

Apple’s Beats 1 radio which is fronted Zane Lowe, Ebro Dardan and Julie Adenuga has a requests show just like every other radio station. Listeners can request any music that they like on the specific “Requests” show. RELATED – Dr. Dre has his own radio show, on Beats 1 The Beats 1 Tumblr page has a dedicated page for getting in contact when requesting a song, with phone numbers for […]

1/7/2009 Las Vegas Nevada, CES -- Dr. Dre, record producer/rapper shows off his new headphones. Note- Mike Snider is writing something on this.  Photo by Tim Loehrke, USAToday (Via MerlinFTP Drop)

Dr. Dre debuts his own radio show on Beats 1 later today

This week has been busy for Apple, with iOS 8.4, Apple Music and Beats 1. But as we approach the end of the first week of the brand new radio station we are seeing new shows such as the recently announced show from Dr. Dre himself. at 6PM ET/11pm BST “The Pharmacy” will be broadcasting on Beats 1. Dr. Dre along with other guests will be playing “West coast music” […]