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.
Last week we heard that Apple had purchased Beats Audio in a deal worth $3.2 billion, the deal has yet to be confirmed by Apple, although it was confirmed by Dr Dre on a video that was posted online, that has since been removed.
We also heard last week that Beats co-founder Jimmy Iovine was expected to join Apple as an adviser, although according to a recent report, both of the co-founders of Beats, which includes Dr Dre, will take on a senior role at Apple when the acquisition is completed.
Apple has yet to officially confirm its purchase of Beats Audio for $3.2 billion, although Dr Dre confirmed the deal online last week, in a video which has now been removed, the deal is expected to be announced at the Apple WWDC 2014 conference.
Yesterday we heard that both co-founder of Beats Audio, Dr Dre and Jimmy Iovine would be joining Apple in senior roles, and now according to a recent report, the two will appear at Apple WWDC 2014.