August 3rd, 2015 by Eamonn Forde

YouTube has been live streaming from major US festivals for a number of years and now Facebook is looking to muscle in on this area – sideways. It was testing out its live streaming feature at the Lollapalooza festival over the weekend – but letting Facebook users do the heavy lifting. Its Place Tips feature is now opened up to let those at the festival, including performers, post videos and photos. So this is encroaching more on the patches of Instagram, Vine, Periscope and Meerkat than it is...

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Features

July 31st, 2015 by Eamonn Forde

Vivendi has issued a statement to confirm that Lucian Grainge will remain as CEO of the company until at least 2020. There were a serious number of rumours circulating at...

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July 22nd, 2015 by Stuart Dredge

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This week, Spotify rolled out a long-awaited new feature: its Discover Weekly playlists. These gems of exploration are now nicely slotted into every user’s library on the...

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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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