Music Hack Day taking place this weekend
UK newspaper The Guardian is to host the first ever Music Hack Day this weekend, with 200 participants monkeying about with APIs provided by several online music firms.
July 10, 2009
7digital goes to Blackberry
7Digital is set to release its mp3 store to Blackberry either later this month or early next month.
May 11, 2009
Nokia axing OD2 B2B contracts
As part of Nokia's ramping up of its own music stores, it's shutting those run under contracts signed with OD2, which the company bought in 2006.
April 3, 2009
Spotify/7Digital partnership to go further than track links
As reported in the FT yesterday, Spotify and 7Digital have announced a deal that'll allow the former's users to click through to buy songs from the latter.
March 31, 2009
Report: Spotify to sell music downloads via 7Digital
An article in the Financial Times this morning claims that streaming music service Spotify is looking for a new way to make money - selling downloads.
March 30, 2009
MidemNet 2009 Liveblog: Connecting artists and fans showcase
Next up at MidemNet is a showcase for services connecting artists and fans, with a panel of firms doing just that.First is Ben Drury from 7digital talking about IndieStore, a service allowing indie bands to sell music while...
January 17, 2009
7Digital working with EMI on EMI.com D2C site
UK firm 7Digital is involved with EMI's new EMI.com D2C website, although neither company is shouting about the partnership. That image on the right is cropped from a screenshot of the results you get from an artist...
December 18, 2008
7digital responds to Amazon MP3 UK launch
Are they worried? Of course not! At least, not according to CEO Ben Drury's press statement:”We'd like to congratulate Amazon UK for finally entering the MP3 market albeit a little late. We announced on September...
December 3, 2008
Comes With Music: 7digital and Omnifone respond
You'd hardly expect rival music services to be all sweetness and light about Nokia's Comes With Music. UK download store 7digital and mobile music firm Omnifone have been giving their public responses to yesterday's...
October 3, 2008
7Digital now 100% MP3
UK digital music retailer 7Digital has this morning announced that it is the first music store in Europe to offer a complete catalogue of MP3 files from all four major labels.The news comes after the company has secured a...
September 16, 2008
New MP3 deals for We7 and 7digital
It's a busy week for British digital music stores We7 and 7digital. We7 has announced that it's signed EMI for its ad-supported streaming music service, with the label also making its MP3 catalogue available for...
September 2, 2008
7digital launching tailored download service for UK ISPs
Part of the recent Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed between the UK government, ISPs and the music industry involved making more legal download services available. 7digital is hoping to capitalise on that, having announced...
August 5, 2008