At Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference in San Francisco, the company unveiled its long-rumored reboot of Beats Music. In some respects, this day was one that many who have followed streaming music since its inception have anticipated and dreaded.
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- A reboot of Beats Music’s streaming service feature Apple Music branding;
- Apple Music Connect, the way that artists can directly communicate with fans–if artists choose to opt in and talk to fans in the Apple ecosystem (good luck with that one);
- Beats 1, a 24-hour radio station, featuring former BBC 1 DJ Zane Lowe.