May 29th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

You may have noticed your social feeds being plastered with photos and videos of creepy dancing avatars last month, courtesy of Chinese app MyIdol. It was a bona-fide craze, albeit with all the hallmarks...

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May 26th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

DJ and producer Robin Schulz has a new app out this week for his single ‘Sun Goes Down’. It’s a 360-degree video available for Android and iOS which can be used with Google Cardboard VR headsets,...

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May 6th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Things we didn’t think we’d be writing about in 2015, part 246: an official S Club 7 tour app. Yet that’s exactly what the returning British pop band have launched: a £1.49 download for iPhone with...

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May 5th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

When live-video broadcasting app Meerkat launched earlier this year, it used Twitter to help people add their friends and then distribute their streams. But as Twitter prepared to launch its rival Periscope...

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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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