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Dec 22, 2014 - 04:59 PM EST — AAPL: 112.94 (+1.16, +1.04%) | NASDAQ: 4781.424 (+16.044, +0.34%)

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  1. To understand why Apple bought Beats, you need to understand Lady Gaga

    Headphone sales? Music streaming service? Wearables? Music label deals?

  2. Apple’s Beats acquisition may prove to be a huge money maker

    Apple’s $3 billion acquisition of Beats Electronics isn’t a sexy acquisition…

  3. Apple acquires Spotsetter, a social search engine that delivers personalized recommendations for places

    Spotsetter, a social search engine using big data to offer personalized…

  4. Two reasons why Apple shouldn’t buy Beats

    It’s difficult to determine whether this is a good deal for Apple and its investors

  5. Ben Thompson on possible Beats buy: Is Apple losing what makes Apple, Apple?

    If you look back over the history of technology, there have been four epochs…

  6. Nolan Bushnell: Beats is a ‘good deal for Apple,’ but it says Apple is ‘not an innovative tech company’

    Post-Steve Jobs, it is just a different kind of company…

  7. Beats Music is actually so good that I’m worried about Apple ruining it

    Apple: please don’t ruin Beats Music…

  8. Apple could become most powerful record label in the world with Dr Dre, Jimmy Iovine onboard

    This won’t be the first time someone suggested Apple could start its own record label…

  9. Bob Lefsetz on Apple-Beats deal: Tim Cook is an operations guy, he’s clueless, and the company has no vision

    You’d think something important had happened…

  10. Apple CEO Tim Cook makes break from managerial style of Steve Jobs

    Cook became chief executive in late August 2011, roughly six weeks before Jobs died…

  11. Analyst Sacconaghi on Apple buying Beats: ‘We struggle with the rationale for this deal’

    Apple Inc. potentially dropping $3.2 billion for the high-end headphone maker Beats Electronics…

  12. Cody Willard: Apple’s Beats buy is just stupid

    Beats headphones are not exactly most audiophile’s dream headphones…

  13. Apple may unveil Jimmy Iovine, Dr. Dre executive appointments at WWDC

    Apple could unveil Jimmy Iovine and Dr. Dre as its latest recruits next month…

  14. Apple CEO Tim Cook’s pursuit of Beats seen presaging more takeovers

    Tim Cook is making a habit of breaking with Apple Inc.’s past…

  15. Former eMusic CEO explains why Apple wants to buy Beats

    ormer eMusic CEO Adam Klein discusses the online music business…

  16. Apple’s deep ties with Jimmy Iovine key driver of Beats deal

    The seemingly odd cultural fit between the world’s most valuable company and a celebrity-fronted Santa Monica…

  17. Removal of Dr. Dre video about Apple-Beats deal likely means acquisition is real and imminent

    There’s been much excitement about the idea that Apple is going to purchase Beats…

  18. Jimmy Iovine in talks to join Apple as a ‘special adviser’ to Tim Cook, sources say

    Beats Electronics boss and veteran music industry executive Jimmy Iovine…

  19. Apple wants Beats for Jimmy Iovine, not bad headphones or an untested streaming music service

    Apple isn’t necessarily investing in a bunch of poorly reviewed, overpriced headphones…

  20. Apple close to buying Beats Electronics for $3.2 billion, Reuters sources confirm

    Apple Inc is close to paying a record $3.2 billion for Beats Electronics…

  21. Dr. Dre boasts of Apple-Beats deal in YouTube video, on Facebook

    The clip, since removed from Facebook, was posted by by singer-songwriter Tyrese Gibson…

  22. If Beats deal happens, Apple is acquiring a fad, not quality, and that is troubling

    Apple faces tremendous risk if it starts to give more importance to branding than to quality…

  23. If Apple’s really buying Beats, here’s hoping it’s brilliant in a way which isn’t immediately obvious

    When you hear that Apple may buy a well-known company…

  24. The reason for Apple’s $3.2 billion interest in Beats? Spotify

    At $3.2 billion, the Beats deal would be more than three times larger than any acquisition in Apple’s history…

  25. Apple buying Beats Electronics: Its best idea since the iPad?

    Apple is finally growing up…

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