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What Do People Think Of The Apple Inc.-Beats Music Saga?

What Do People Think Of The Apple Inc.-Beats Music Saga?
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Nothing is confirmed, but if rumors are to be believed, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) plans to close Beats Music in the future.

TechCrunch on Monday reported the streaming service will be shut down and cited five different sources, "including several prominent employees at Apple and Beats."

The company has since denied the rumor.

Beats Music had an estimated 111,000 registered accounts in May, according to The Guardian. Apple iTunes had 575 million users last year.

So, beyond the obvious Apple fanaticism, what does social media think of this development?

Many thought it was a bit odd:

Some media outlets denied the report:

And someone was just having fun:

Disclosure: At the time of this writing, the author had no position in the equities mentioned in this report.

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