April 22nd, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

We’re pretty nerdy when it comes to spotting new music-related apps, but we have to admit we missed the launch of Music Messenger last year. It’s on our radar now though: the Israeli startup has raised...

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March 27th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

David Hyman was the long-time CEO of streaming music service Mog, before departing (acrimoniously, as it turned out) when it was acquired by Beats Music. His new thing is Chosen, an American Idol-style...

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March 19th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Streaming service Guvera has a new offshoot: an iOS and Android app called Fradio, which launched this week at SXSW. The company is pitching it as “your own personal radio station, run live from your...

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March 9th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

We’ve written about Smule regularly: the US-based music apps firm specialises in getting fans to sing (or play virtual instruments to) an array of popular songs, including doing it together using its...

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February 26th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Facebook announced a new milestone yesterday: more than 2m advertisers on the social network, which is up from 1.5m in July 2014. “You’re creating jobs, sharing new ideas and inspiring all of us to...

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February 26th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Indian telco Bharti Airtel says its Wynk Music streaming service’s app has been downloaded 5m times in the six months since it launched. That’s been fuelled by a feature in the Indian Google Play store...

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February 25th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Android app Timote – formerly known as Spotimote – has had its premium version removed from the Google Play store, seemingly as the result of a complaint from Spotify. The app lets people control Spotify...

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February 20th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Fresh from seeking new funding at a reported $19bn valuation, Snapchat has rolled out a new music feature in its app. “Take a Snap while playing music and other audio from your phone,” is how the update...

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February 11th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

More than 50 million people read their news using the Flipboard app for tablets and smartphones, with the US startup having explored music through a partnership with SoundCloud. Its big news yesterday,...

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