Apple Closing iTunes Ping on September 30

It has been confirmed yesterday that Apple will be closing down iTunes Ping on the 30th September.

“We tried Ping, and I think the customer voted and said ‘This isn’t something that I want to put a lot of energy into.'” Tim Cook noted in an interview at the D10 conference this summer.

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Spotify just bought a DAW, online studio Soundtrap

Spotify have bought an online recording studio/DAW in an interesting move that could see Spotify’s biggest divergence from music streaming yet. Spotify have acquired fellow Swedes Soundtrap, the company behind an entirely web-based music creation,…

Tidal apps now have the power to control Sonos

Jay-Z’s music streaming service Tidal has added Sonos controls to their mobile app for a simple, streaming dream. Subscribers to Tidal’s music streaming service with a Sonos speaker are in for a treat. No longer…