Apple acquires virtual reality startup NextVR

Apple have bought live sport, music and entertainment VR events host NextVR. It is unknown how much this cost Apple, but reports estimate around $100 million. NextVR work with companies such as Live Nation and…

RØDE expand their Wireless GO range, with new accessories and colours

Unveiled last year, RØDE’s Wireless GO range have been a favourite of vloggers, filmmakers and journalists for its wireless transmitter and microphone’s compact and lightweight form factors. RØDE claim their Wireless GO as the first…

Apple Music’s Beats 1 is now coming live from hosts’ homes

As the coronavirus continues to send office workers home, it’s ‘business as usual’ for internet radio station Beats 1, with hosts following suit. Hosts such as Zane Lowe will continue to broadcast daily shows from…

Genius content is coming to TV for the first time

Genius are taking their shows about artists and songs like Verified, Deconstructed, and For the Record to television. In a partnership with Fuse, the massive lyrics and music site Genius will bring their popular shows…

BBC are shutting down iPlayer Radio this month

British institution, the BBC are shutting down their online radio service as early as this month to replace it with their new platform. The BBC have announced that they will be shutting down iPlayer Radio…

Apple look to invest in iHeartMedia for Apple Music promo

Apple are looking to put money into iHeartMedia so that they can get broadcast radio promotion for Apple Music and Beats 1. Apple apparently consider themselves an under-recognised brand as a new report claims that…

Tune in to the radio with these headphones

Who says FM radio is a thing of the past? Definitely not Blackloud who have just launched their new headphones which go beyond just playing music but tune into the music for you. Blackloud’s new…

An anonymous donor just gave KEXP radio $10 million after dying

KEXP radio station just received what is thought to be the largest legacy donation to one station in public radio history. An anonymous donor has just bequeathed the largest donation to an individual radio station,…

BBC reveal young Britain streams more music than listen to radio

The BBC have found out that young people are moving away from their radio stations in favour of streaming services in Britain. In their recently released ‘annual plan’ report, the BBC noted the drop in…

1-year young live streaming app Live.me receives $60 million investment

Live.me is taking on YouTube, Twitch and more as they receive massive new funding to boost their successful mobile live-streaming app. The one year old startup Live.me has gained a large user base in it’s short…