Apple And Google's Biggest Advantage In Music Streaming Services - Nasdaq.com

A report from the Financial Times on Wednesday suggested that Apple is looking to bundle Beats Music into an iOS update early next year. (One can only hope it won't be as difficult to remove as that U2 album.) Both Apple and Google are in positions to get their product in front of hundreds of millions of users at almost zero marginal cost. That's something Spotify and Rdio could only dream of. Dominating smartphone real estate is a strategy that works. That's why Google has 20 apps it wants OEMs to pre-install and Facebook has about a dozen apps available to install. For the original version including any supplementary images or video, visit http://www.nasdaq.com/article/apple-and-googles-biggest-advantage-in-music-streaming-services-cm416540