This week Apple has released the final version of iOS 8.4 and announced the launch of a new streaming service Apple Music. At the same time earned their own music radio station Beats 1.
Beats 1 — the first online radio station Apple devoted exclusively to music and musical culture. It broadcasts live in more than 100 countries. Russia was not among them, however, users find a way out. Programmer Calum Jones has launched a Twitter account Beats1Play, which automatically publishes online tracks, which aired Beats 1.
Broadcasts are carried out around the clock, and have been famous DJs Zane Lowe from Los Angeles, CA, Ebro Darden from new York and Julie Adenuga from London. People of different countries of the world will be able to listen to the same program at the same time. In programs Beats 1 you can hear an exclusive interview, invited to meet the leaders and learn what’s new in the world of music.
In addition to the track titles and names of invited guests Twitter account Beats1Play “posts” links to the songs in iTunes where you can preview and purchase. Subscribers Apple Music can save the music on their iPhone or iPad, or add to playlists. The described method is particularly relevant for the Russians, because the Beats radio 1 due to legal restrictions not available in Russia.
At the moment Beats1Play – only, except for the VPN, the method for Russian users to learn about music Beats 1. Previously the Network had a website that broadcasts radio separate thread. A few days later, Apple successfully blocked access to Beats 1 in this way.
Note that the free three-month subscription to Apple Music is available only if you link your Bank card to the account, and that upon completion of the trial period the service is not started to withdraw funds from the account, enough to cancel the auto-renew settings Apple ID.
We add that the cost for a 30-day access to the Apple Music will be $ 169, a family plan with up to six relatives will be offered for 269 rubles a month.