Looks like the reports that have been in play for months now have finally been confirmed: Beats Electronics, known best for their hip Dr Dre headphones and partly backed by HTC (who had also been a rumored MOG buyer), is indeed buying the music streaming service MOG, with the acquisition now confirmed by both sides. The move will give MOG -- struggling to grow against the runaway success of Spotify -- a new lease of life tied to a specific hardware maker; and Beats another step up on the consumer electronics experience, following in the mold of Apple in providing the whole package from one brand. "The addition of MOG's music service to the Beats portfolio will provide a truly end-to-end music experience," David Hyman, the founder and CEO of MOG told USA Today.

Topics:  beats electronics   dr dre   htc   spotify   david hyman   ceo   usa   today   march   beats   mog   acquisition   confirmed   experience   music   play   confirmation   service   
BING NEWS:
  • Posts tagged with "beats"
    Following speculation surfaced over the past few weeks, Apple today confirmed the acquisition of Beats Music ... as “an app like Spotify”). If Beats Music doesn't want to offer a free plan, they should aim at people willing to pay for streaming ...
    08/9/2016 - 11:32 pm | View Link
  • Apple might just avoid a beats down with streaming redesign
    Fundamentally the acquisition of Beats Music two years ago appears to have created a culture clash within Apple, whose traditional music download model is at odds with an all-you-can-eat streaming model. This clash is exemplified by an artist such as Adele ...
    05/4/2016 - 2:15 am | View Link
  • Beats Electronics
    With Beats by Dr Dre branding, HTC will aim to attract youngsters with its smartphones. HTC could also introduce some co-branded accessories like headsets and speakers. HTC's CEO, Peter Chou, will be hosting a teleconference later this evening. Hit the ...
    09/23/2014 - 8:13 am | View Link
  • Telstra still Beats the MOG drum, not yet affected by Apple's acquisition
    the telco confirmed that MOG would be replaced by Beats Music streaming service later this year. But with another acquisition, questions have again arisen over the future of the unmetered music streaming service for Telstra customers. While rumours began ...
    05/28/2014 - 9:48 pm | View Link
  • Dr. Dre on Apple's Beats acquisition: I'm the 'first billionaire in hip hop'
    a href="//storify.com/cbccommunity/dr-dre-on-apple-s-beats-acquisition-i-m-the-first" target="_blank">View the story "Dr. Dre on Apple's Beats acquisition: I'm the 'first billionaire in hip hop'" on ... beats-acquisition-of-mog-confirmed-the-aim-is-a ...
    05/8/2014 - 3:50 pm | View Link
  • More
BING SEARCH:
  • Volume 144 Issue 4 | CHEST Journal | CHEST Publications
    In this issue of CHEST (see page 1111), Neumann et al 1 report that some panelists participating in the development of the Antithrombotic Therapy and Prevention of ...
    09/7/2016 - 9:11 pm | View Website
  • Abbreviations List by FakeNewspapers.com
    Fake News Papers Fake News Videos . A Few Abbreviations....
    09/22/2016 - 2:31 am | View Website
  • Fighters-IN-A-Box (FINAB): no more fixed bases and runways
    Cactus Air Force Sort Of.... One of the downfalls of American "air power" is its refusal after the 1947 U.S. Air Force separation from the U.S. Army to develop the ...
    | View Website
  • Air -Mech-Strike Aircraft Data & Photos!
    Nord 2501 Noratlas: no more uneven cargo floors! www.reocities.com/CapeCanaveral/Hangar/2848/noratlas.htm. The Nord Noratlas was designed for the French Air Force as ...
    | View Website
  • Opinion
    The best opinions, comments and analysis from The Telegraph.
    09/21/2016 - 7:33 am | View Website
  • More
Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More Business News