September 2nd, 2014 by Stuart Dredge


Earlier this year, YouTube announced plans to add a crowdfunding feature to its service, enabling fans to donate directly to their favourite creators while watching their videos. It’s now gone live in four countries: the US, Australia, Japan and Mexico, with more to follow in the coming months. Android Police spotted the launch, noting that it currently works in web browsers and the latest versions of YouTube’s Android app.

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September 1st, 2014 by Stuart Dredge


Every month we pore over the YouTube channel charts published by online video industry site Tubefilter, based on data from analytics firm OpenSlate. The broad trends are...

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July 15th, 2014 by Karim Fanous


The removal of the star button in the recent Spotify redesign has had two very clear effects on me as a music consumer and regular Spotify user: 1) I listen to less music 2)...

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February 3rd, 2014 by Music Ally

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This week saw Music Ally's Eamonn Forde and Stuart Dredge return to their microphone and cups of tea to talk digital music for our podcast

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