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Apple’s Mega-Bundle (Apple Music, TV+, News+) Is Getting Closer to Reality

Photo Credit: Roberto Nickson Code found in the latest beta version of iOS hints that an Apple subscriptions ‘mega’ bundle is coming. The services bundle is suspected to include Apple Music, Apple TV+, and Apple News+ as one subscription. Last year Apple introduced several subscription services – leading many to complain of subscription fatigue. Bundling […]

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TikTok Issues Apology to Black Creators For Silencing Them on the Platform

TikTok issues an apology to its black community for silencing their struggle against racism. “Recently, our users have voiced tough but fair questions about whether all creators have an equal opportunity for their content to be seen and their experiences to be affirmed on TikTok,” says Vanessa Pappas, General Manager for TikTok. “We acknowledge and […]

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Spotify Adds 8 Minutes, 46 Seconds of Silence to Various Playlists In Support of Blackout Tuesday

Photo Credit: Julian Wan Spotify is adding 8 minutes and 46 seconds of silence to playlists in support of Blackout Tuesday. Blackout Tuesday is a joint effort from the music industry to highlight police brutality. The campaign protests police violence and racism while honoring the memory of George Floyd. The length of time of the […]

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SoundCloud Launches Dedicated Station on Dash Radio

SoundCloud has launched a dedicated station on digital radio platform Dash Radio. The Berlin-based music-sharing giant announced the new station in a press release, which was shared with Digital Music News. According to this press release, SoundCloud artists who utilize Repost, the brand’s proprietary marketing and distribution engine, will “have even more ways to reach […]