Shock news! A rich businessman has bought a newspaper.
July 7th, 2013 by Music Ally
July 3rd, 2013 by Music Ally
This week's podcast – our 32nd, big data fans – sees Stuart Dredge and Eamonn Forde digging into Songza's new subscription tier; AT&T's piracy patent; how the Pixies are using BitTorrent; Amazon's...
June 27th, 2013 by Stuart Dredge
Amazon's AutoRip service launched in the US in January, providing customers with digitised versions of the CD albums they'd bought from its website, and later adding vinyl too. Now AutoRip is crossing...
June 5th, 2013 by Music Ally
Amazon made nearly $610m from digital advertising in 2012, according to new research published by eMarketer.
April 19th, 2013 by Music Ally
In truth, this is hardly surprising, given that Amazon sells physical and digital music in the UK, while iTunes is purely digital.
April 17th, 2013 by Stuart Dredge
NPD Group has shared some stats from its latest Annual Music Study report in the US, drawing some useful conclusions about Apple's share of the music downloads market, as well as the (positive) impact...
April 4th, 2013 by Music Ally
Amazon started offering its AutoRip feature for CDs in January, adding digital versions of CD albums bought by customers from its site to their cloud libraries.
March 22nd, 2013 by Music Ally
2013 is shaping up as a momentous year for streaming music, with Google, Amazon, Apple and Beats all in talks about new services to compete.
March 20th, 2013 by Music Ally
Google, Apple and now Amazon: the list of potential entrants to the streaming music market grows by the day. The Verge claims that Amazon is in "very informal" talks with music rightsholders.