Apple Music Is $10/Month
Apple today announced Apple Music, its new streaming music service. In addition to streaming the entire iTunes catalog, the service includes curated playlists. Apple Music Connect allows artists - large and small - to share with fans through a variety of media, including photos, short clips, and videos. Connect integrates with Facebook and has its own social features. A global radio station called "Beats 1" is also included. A section of the app is devoted to new music. Apple bought Beats - which had its own, similar streaming music service with curated playlists - one year ago. The app requires iOS 8.4. The service will cost $9.99 per month, or $14.99 for a family of up to six people. It will be available first on iOS, starting this month, followed by Android this fall. The first three months are free.
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what about the saving music
Spotify is $10/mo too... so what does Apple bring us that doesn't already exist? besides a service for sycophants?
Moreover, Spotify has been running a promotion recently, which they send me nearly every day, that you can get premium content for only 99 cents a month.
This is just a 'me too' service it seems...
i dont plan on getting it but i see that being a big deciding factor for a few people due to the pricing being the same