April 22nd, 2015 by Stuart Dredge

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There's a lot of debate online today spurred by a report showing streaming music service Tidal's app has plummeted down Apple's US App Store charts over the past fortnight – and the comparison of that...

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April 22nd, 2015 by Stuart Dredge

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Tidal has – finally! – been talking about its plans to provide a better experience for musicians using its platform, after a launch press conference that attracted widespread criticism for its emphasis...

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April 21st, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

As Apple prepares to start selling its Apple Watch later this week, Google has announced some new features for its Android Wear software, which is used by a variety of smartwatch makers. The most notable...

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April 20th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

It’s the heavyweight app battle of a generation! Except not that heavyweight, it turns out, as live-broadcasting apps Periscope and Meerkat are still only used by a tiny section of smartphone users?...

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April 17th, 2015 by Stuart Dredge

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Vessel, the online video firm that has licensing deals with major labels Universal Music and Warner Music as well as a host of YouTube creators, has announced a Series B funding round of $57.5m. Previous...

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April 17th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

When Spotify bagged an exclusive deal with Sony for its PlayStation Music service recently, we wondered about the outlook for other digital music services on its PS3 and PS4 consoles. Now one of them is...

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April 16th, 2015 by Stuart Dredge

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Tonight is Music Ally’s Future Music Marketing event in London, where we’ve gathered a panel of opinionated experts to give their views on whether a selection of technologies are hits or hype – or...

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April 8th, 2015 by Stuart Dredge

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"I've got a shrimp, it's got a limp. Won't crimp, with its pimp... don't infringe my squint." It is fair to say I am the planet's worst rapper, but also the planet's first (as far as I'm aware) rapper...

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April 2nd, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

We don’t know. You don’t know. Research firms, realistically, don’t know either – but they’re happy to guess. App Annie and IDC, for example, expect app revenues on the Google Play and Apple...

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