According to a recent report by Reuters, the European Commission is about to approve the deal between Apple and Shazam.
Apple have not revealed their exact plans for Shazam when they take the company over, the service can identify a song when you play the song to your smartphone.
The European Commission decided to investigate the deal, as Shazam is also used by other companies and whether this would still be available when Apple takes over remains to be seen. We can expect and official announcement from the European Commission next month.
As yet there are no details on how much Apple is paying for the company, as soon as we get some more information, we will let you guys know.