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After months of speculation, Apple has finally unveiled Apple Music. While it isn’t actually being launched until June 30th, we already know pretty much all there is to know about Apple Music.

This means you’ll probably already know whether or not you’re going to subscribe to Apple Music, or stick with the streaming service you’re already using. And now we need you to tell us. Welcome to this week’s MakeUseOf Poll!

Robot Jobs Future

To answer this week’s question please scroll down the page until you see the poll staring back at you. But first, we need to look at the results from last week, when we asked, “Is a Robot Likely to Steal Your Job? Is a Robot Likely to Steal Your Job? [MakeUseOf Poll] Is a Robot Likely to Steal Your Job? [MakeUseOf Poll] Millions of jobs are likely to be automated in the future, as robots capable of doing everyday tasks are developed. Which sounds awesome until you realize those robots may be coming for your job. Read More

Out of a total of 76 votes, 29% chose Definitely No, 0% to 10%, 23.7% chose Probably Not, 30% to 50%, 18.4% chose No, 10% to 30%, 13.2% chose Probably, 50% to 70%, 7.9% chose Definitely Yes, 90% to 100%, and 7.9% chose Yes, 70 to 90%.

Due to the low number of votes these results don’t offer much in the way of evidence. We also don’t know if all those who voted first used the NPR tool to garner a scientific prediction as to the chances of their job being taken over by a robot Meet the Robot That's Trying to Take My Job Meet the Robot That's Trying to Take My Job This article wasn't written by a robot - but the next one you read might have been. Robots are already in our midst, and you might be surprised what they can do. Robots are reporting... Read More .

However, there is a clear trend in the results, with the three negative answers occupying the top three places, and the three positive answers occupying the bottom three places. Which suggests that more than 70 percent of our readers will survive the robot uprising with their jobs intact.

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Comment of the Week

We received a lot of great comments, including those from Chinmay Sarupria, John Root, and Kevin Liske. Comment Of The Week goes to Howard A Pearce, who earns our admiration and affection for this comment Is a Robot Likely to Steal Your Job? [MakeUseOf Poll] Is a Robot Likely to Steal Your Job? [MakeUseOf Poll] Millions of jobs are likely to be automated in the future, as robots capable of doing everyday tasks are developed. Which sounds awesome until you realize those robots may be coming for your job. Read More :

Automation is surely going to end some jobs just like the auto ended the jobs of the horse and carriage drivers, village smithies, etc for the most part.

There is little question, I think, that automation has actually increased employment opportunities. Those who disagree, we can outlaw all computers and auto/trucks to re-create those long lost jobs for society.

We chose this comment because it makes a very valid and extremely interesting point. While we seem set for an explosion of automation over the next few decades, this certainly won’t be the first time humanity has dealt with such change. So even if some of the careers we currently take for granted do indeed disappear in the near-future, it doesn’t necessarily have to spell disaster for us as a species.

Apple Music Plans

As expected, Apple unveiled Apple Music Apple Unveils Apple Music at WWDC, U.S. Army Website Hacked, & More... [Tech News Digest] Apple Unveils Apple Music at WWDC, U.S. Army Website Hacked, & More... [Tech News Digest] Apple Music arrives at last, the United States Army gets hacked, Uwe Boll's Kickstarter rage, Pizza Hut Blockbuster Box movies, and Grand Theft Auto V in real life. Read More at WWDC 2015 WWDC '15: Everything You Need to Know About Apple's Event in One Place WWDC '15: Everything You Need to Know About Apple's Event in One Place This year's WWDC didn't disappoint, with new versions of iOS, OS X and watchOS announced among a range of new features, surprise developments and updates to old technology. Read More . Apple Music is a streaming music service that builds on the soon-to-be-defunct Beats Music, but adds a lot more besides. Apple Music is competition for Spotify, Rdio, and all the other music streaming services What Is The Best Music Streaming Service? [MakeUseOf Poll] What Is The Best Music Streaming Service? [MakeUseOf Poll] Why pay several dollars per album when you can pay several dollars a month for access to thousands of albums? Hmm? Hmm? Answer! Read More already in existence. Yes, even the doomed-to-fail Tidal Why Jay Z's Tidal Music Streaming Service is Doomed to Fail Why Jay Z's Tidal Music Streaming Service is Doomed to Fail Jay Z recently relaunched Tidal, the music streaming service he acquired for $56 million. Tidal has 99 problems, and the pitch is one. Read More .

Existing Apple fans will be offered a 3-month free trial, after which Apple Music will cost the industry standard $9.99-per-month. Unlike Spotify there is no free tier The End of Free Music: Should Spotify Make Everyone Pay? The End of Free Music: Should Spotify Make Everyone Pay? Apple is trying for another revolution with the rumored launch of Apple Music, a music streaming service. But along the way, Apple might be trying to kill existing free music streaming services. Boo! Hiss! Read More , because Apple likes money. So, has Cupertino captured your imagination enough for you to commit to paying a cent short of $10 every month for Apple Music?

We simply want to know, “Will You Be Subscribing to Apple Music?

Once you have voted in the poll above, please explain in the comments section below why you voted that way. Are you eager to try out Apple Music with a view to subscribing? Do you think it’s too little, too late for Apple? Will you be sticking with Spotify, Rdio, or another alternative service? Tell us which of these you currently use?

The more information you can provide with your comment, the more accurate our conclusions can be based on the results. The best comment of the week will win our everlasting admiration and affection. At least until we all meet back here again this time next week with a new question.

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