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Apple Acquired Talent and Technology From Cloud-Based Music Provider Omnifone in August

Monday November 7, 2016 2:52 pm PST by
Apple recently acquired technology from cloud-based music platform Omnifone and has hired more than a dozen former Omnifone employees, reports TechCrunch. Apple's interest in Omnifone was first shared by MacRumors back in July, but could not be confirmed at the time. At least 16 Omnifone employees now work for Apple according to various LinkedIn profiles, and a source that spoke to TechCrunch...

Apple Likely Acquired Cloud-Based Music Provider Omnifone [Updated]

Wednesday July 20, 2016 12:24 pm PDT by
One of Apple's latest acquisitions appears to be cloud-based music provider and Omnifone, according to an inside source that shared knowledge of the purchase with MacRumors. Earlier this month, a Music Ally report suggested UK-based Omnifone's tech business and assets had been purchased by a mystery buyer for $10 million, and it seems that buyer is Apple. According to documents covering the...