January 29th, 2015 by Stuart Dredge

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Sony’s decision to can its Music Unlimited streaming service in favour of an exclusive deal with Spotify is a feather in the cap for the latter company, but their big challenge remains proving that games consoles can ever be a meaningful platform for streaming music. The deal will see Sony’s current Omnifone-powered service close on 29 March, with a new “PlayStation Music” brand launching in the spring in 41 countries with Spotify as its exclusive partner.

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Features

January 28th, 2015 by Stuart Dredge

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Even by its own standards, Apple’s latest quarterly financials are startling. In the final three months of 2014, the company generated $74.6bn of revenues and posted a profit...

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November 14th, 2014 by Stuart Dredge

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There's an interesting interview with SoundCloud co-founder Eric Wahlforss in the Financial Times this week, which focuses mainly on the necessity (or otherwise) of major...

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Podcast

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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