June 12th, 2014 by Stuart Dredge

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Curation is all the rage in digital music. Curated playlists are emerging as one of the key ways people will encounter new music and rediscover old favourites. And that curation seems to be getting more...

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June 12th, 2014 by Stuart Dredge

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Earlier today, we wrote a story with the headline Will Amazon’s streaming music service launch today? And will it have UMG? Both questions have been answered quickly: yes and no. Amazon Prime Music...

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June 12th, 2014 by Stuart Dredge

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Rumours that Amazon is preparing to launch a streaming music service have been circulating for some time now, and in recent months they have narrowed down to suggestions that it'll be part of Amazon's...

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June 11th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

There has been speculation for some time that Amazon was preparing to build on its Kindle Fire tablet business by launching a smartphone, pitching it into even more direct competition with Apple and Samsung...

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May 30th, 2014 by Eamonn Forde

Buzzfeed has what it claims is a scoop – verified by five separate sources – on Amazon’s new music streaming offering within its Prime service that is due to launch in a matter of weeks. It will...

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May 14th, 2014 by Music Ally

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In our cover feature, we look at what is going on at Last.fm and how it must evolve to survive. The service recently outsourced its streaming to Spotify and YouTube, two services that symbolically came...

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April 7th, 2014 by Eamonn Forde

Claims broke this weekend, based on leaked contracts, that small music publishers are being served up “take it or leave it” licensing terms from Amazon for its proposed new streaming service. Digital...

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April 3rd, 2014 by Music Ally

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Amazon has been rumoured to be working on an Apple TV-style set-top box for some time now, but yesterday it was officially announced.

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March 28th, 2014 by Music Ally

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Amazon denies speculation that it's working on a free streaming music service

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