Samsung withdraws the battle of the music streaming and will close down the Milk Music streaming service. It will be gone in the US on 23rd of September. Existing customers however, will be transferred to an online radio service known as, Slacker.
The company stated: ?Samsung is closing its Samsung Milk Music service in the United States on September 22, 2016.? According to The Verge, not being able to gain transaction with users is the cause of the removal. However, the VR element of Milk will remain in the company.
Samsung also stated ?The company has made a corporal decision to invest our resources in a partner model focused on integrating the best music streaming services available today into our series of Galaxy devices. Our company believes that working with our partners will hasten the innovation, improve the sales and provide the customers with an amazing new experience?they have deserved?
Rumors suggest that Samsung is trying to make their own streaming media services by having an alliance with the already existing services, while at the same time Samsung is focusing on the ?improvement of their internal services, the handsets.