Among the dozens of major announcements during yesterday's Apple Worldwide Developer Conference there was not a single mention of its $3 billion purchase of Beats. In fact the word "Beats" was never spoken. The likely reason is that the deal is not officially done and the big synergies that will follow are still on the drawing board. Only a brief phone appearance by Beats co-founder Dr hinted that the two companies had just exchanged $3 billion. 's brief phone exchange was part of a demo for Apple's new desktop calling system. “Hey, Doctor, you’re on speaker phone via my...

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