Apple in talks to acquire music identification app Shazam Shazam app on an Apple Watch. Source: Shazam website Stephen Nellis December 9, 2017 PremiumApple Inc is in talks to acquire Shazam Entertainment Ltd, whose software helps users identify songs by pointing their phone at an audio source, according to a person familiar with the situation. Continue reading this story with a subscription to DealStreetAsia. Subscribe Already a subscriber? Log in Should your colleagues be reading this article too? Contact us for corporate subscriptions at firstname.lastname@example.org.