[Reuters] Apple close to buying Beats for $3.2 billion: source

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[Reuters] Apple close to buying Beats for $3.2 billion: source - 05/10/14 12:47 AM

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Apple Inc is close to paying a record $3.2 billion for Beats Electronics, two people with knowledge of the matter said, an expensive foray into music streaming and headphone gear that would mark a departure for the usually cash-conservative iPhone maker.