Beats Audio CEO Jimmy Iovine May Join Apple As Special Adviser

Beats Audio CEO Jimmy Iovine May Join Apple As Special Adviser

This morning we heard a rumor that Apple were going to purchased Beats Audio in a deal worth $3.2 Billion, and a couple of hours ago the deal was basically confirmed by Dr Dre.

The confirmation came in the form of a video posted online by rapper and actor Tyrese Gibson, which included Dr Dre, and he also confirmed the deal on Instagram, the posts have now been removed from both Facebook and Instagram, but you can see a screenshot below.

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Apple Buys Beats Audio For $3.2 Billion

Apple Buys Beats Audio For $3.2 Billion

Earlier today we heard a rumor that Apple was in talks to buy Beats Audio in a deal worth $3.2 billion, and whilst there is no official word from Apple as yet on the acquisition, Dr Dre has confirmed the deal on Instagram.

The confirmation came from Rappera dn Actor  Tyrese Gibson’s Instagram account, who posted a photo of himself and Dr Dre, with confirmation of the deal, you can see a quote from Tyrese below.

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Google’s Project Ara To Feature Sennheiser Audio

Google’s Project Ara To Feature Sennheiser Audio

Sennheiser has announced that they are working with Phonebloks on Google’s Project Ara, and it looks like we can expect to see sound modules from Sennheiser in future Project Ara devices.

Google are scheduled to launch Project Ara in January of next year, and we recently heard that conductive ink would be used for component printing.

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Apple iOS 8 To Come With HD Audio (Rumor)

Apple iOS 8 To Come With HD Audio (Rumor)

Apple iOS 8 is expected to launch in September, along with the new iPhone 6 and the Apple iWatch, and now according to a recent report, the latest version of Apple’s mobile OS will apparently come with HD Audio.

Apple will apparently launch a new version of its in ear headphones and also an updated lightning connector with the iPhone 6, the headphones will be compatible with HD audio.

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