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Apple Music and the official Wimbledon 2015 app feature in this week's round-up. 9 awesome apps you should try right now Apple shelved its original iPad Mini this week, while the BBC unveiled a mind-controlled iPlayer experiment. The week's biggest tech news in pictures The rapper will host his debut music programme biweekly exclusively on Beats 1 from July 4. Dr Dre's new Beats 1 show gets launch date There'll be no excuses about paying back that tenner if this tech becomes a reality. Apple patent teases new friend payment idea With Windows 10, Microsoft is killing off the browser we love to hate. But don't forget that it changed the world. In Defence Of… Internet Explorer The social network has apparently spoken with Sony, Universal and Warner ahead of 'doing an Apple' Facebook to launch a music service next? Foxconn employee claims to have insider information about the new handset. iPhone 6S tipped for 4K video recording Tech firm's latest iOS update adds features, but also takes them away. Apple drops Home Sharing for music On-board Qualcomm LTE chip enables faster connectivity with less energy drain. iPhone 6S has 'improved battery and LTE' Spotify and Apple Music lose Prince's catalogue but TIDAL might keep it exclusively. Prince removes music from Spotify A dark blue iPod Touch, a gold iPod Nano and a hot pink iPod Shuffle pop up on iTunes. Did Apple accidentally reveal new iPods? "Musicians play their instruments. I play the orchestra." Michael Fassbender leads Danny Boyle's Steve Jobs biopic. Fassbender is Steve Jobs: Watch the trailer Someone's found a workaround solution to the lack of Apple Music on Android. A Beats 1 Android stream is already out From 0 divided by 0 to sarcastic poems and dirty talk, Apple's virtual assistant has conversation for every occasion. The best and worst of Siri's backchat Leaked photographs suggest Apple is sticking to the same design as before. Is this our first look at the iPhone 6S? A US appellate court finds Apple guilty of price-fixing in a landmark judgment. Apple committed "supreme evil of antitrust" Get ready for Apple's shiny new streaming service, including its digital radio station Beats 1. iOS 8.4 is now live with Apple Music, more Trent Reznor says he wanted to recreate the feel of a vintage record shop. Reznor: Apple Music like an indie record shop Handshakes and fist bumps could replace data exchange via email if Apple gets its way. Apple wants high fives to replace business cards 4-year-old Violet has had quite enough of Siri's unsatisfactory responses. This little girl arguing with Siri is hilarious Apple's streaming service launches today (June 30), but how does it compare to its rival? Apple Music vs Spotify: Which is best? iCloud song limit is about to be raised from 25,000 to 100,000 tracks. Apple quadrupling iTunes Match song limit The two companies are apparently working on bringing support to Sonos wireless speakers. Apple Music set for Sonos before year's end Apple reinstates Ultimate General after taking issue with its use of the Confederate flag. Civil War game back on the App Store Ginger emoji keyboards and Microsoft Office on Android are the highlights of your week. 9 new mobile apps you need to download The 21.5-inch iMac could be in for the 4K Retina treatment from Apple. El Capitan beta reveals inside Mac info? Game developer doesn't plan on omitting 'historical' content just to comply with Apple's rules. App Store removing games with Confederate flag The musician developed his own smartband last year. will.i.am criticises the Apple Watch "In case you're wondering if this is some exclusive deal like you've seen Apple do with other artists, it's not." Taylor Swift's 1989 will be on Apple Music Touch ID fingerprint scanning coming to your phone screen? Patent proves iPhone home button could go A new automatic App Deletion feature will cut out the pain of deleting apps yourself. Apple may have solved iOS update hassle Reports suggest that Apple is "serious" about flexible OLED display technology. Are flexible iPhones coming in 2018? 'Freedom' by Pharrell Williams launches on June 30 through the streaming service. Pharrell is Apple Music's first exclusive US users can now stream curated playlists and automatically generated streams. A free version of Google Play Music launches Apple is said to be working on display technology that makes the button obsolete. Is this the end for iPhone home buttons? Following Apple Music's change of heart on artist payments, Twitter goes crazy for #DearAppleLoveTaylor. 7 other things people want Taylor Swift to solve "With all due respect to you too Taylor, you can do the right thing and change your photo policy." Photographer hits out at Taylor Swift Company changes its mind on leaving artists out of pocket during Apple Music trial. Taylor Swift "elated" by Apple Music U-turn "I find it to be shocking, disappointing and completely unlike this historically progressive and generous company." Swift explains why she's snubbing Apple Music Android game recording and music curation for children feature in this week's round-up. 9 of our favourite mobile apps this week