Eddy Cue, the company's Senior Vice President, has revealed that their subscriber rate has grown to 38 million, having amassed almost 2 million users within 5 weeks.
South Africans already have a wide choice of streaming options, from Google Play Music to Apple Music, and Simfy Africa to Deezer.
Music streaming service Spotify is now available in South Africa. The services unit includes Apple Music, Apple Pay, App Store, AppleCare, iCloud and other offerings. Spotify is adding new subscribers at a 2% pace every month.
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And he also is the first driver to win three of the first four races of a season in any order since Elliott did it that year. It doesn't matter how it happened, or that Bourdais was gifted the victory, only that he could indeed win again.
Its launch in the country - the Swedish company's first venture into Africa - means that more and more local artists will be exposed to its vast subscription base and it creates the opportunity for musicians to reach a greater global audience.
Apple has bought digital magazine distributor Texture to extend its subscription services beyond music and online storage.
The platform has a free version, which is supported with advertising, and a premium one, which is available for a subscription of Euro 4.99 per month. Just a few months since then, Apple Music is now reporting a total of 38 million paying subscribers, and 8 million trial users. Spotify free allows users to listen to free music forever, but at the expense of ads popping up. The magazine distributor had been owned by investors that included Condé Nast, Hearst, Meredith, Rogers Media and KKR.
Turkish forces reach outskirts of Afrin town: monitor
The Turkish Armed Forces and Free Syrian Army (FSA) liberated five more villages in Syria's northwestern Afrin region on Sunday. At least 3,347 terrorists have been "neutralized" in Operation Olive Branch in Syria's Afrin, the Turkish military said Monday.
Spotify uses 10.8MB of data per hour while streaming music, compared to 43.2MB per hour that is the lowest reported data-consumption rate available on other music streaming services, according to Android Central. Apple also sells additional storage in its iCloud service to customers who exceed the free limit of five gigabytes.
Apple also has curated playlists, but it doesn't continually update based on your music preferences like Spotify.
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Railroad tracks run past the blast furnaces of the now-closed Bethlehem Steel mill in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, April 21, 2016. Officials would look into the extent of the tariffs and how New Zealand might secure an exemption, Mr Robertson said.