October 17th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Rdio has been busy upgrading its music quality in recent months, with the results unveiled yesterday. “We’re happy to announce we’ve converted our entire catalog of over 30 million songs to high-quality...

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October 17th, 2014 by Stuart Dredge

There’s a new way to listen to music – and, indeed, other kinds of audio – on Twitter. The social network launched its latest feature last night: the Twitter Audio Card. It’s a way to stream...

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October 16th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

When Beats Music launched early this year in the US, one of the key planks in its marketing strategy was a deal with telco AT&T to offer the service to its customers – including a $14.99-a-month...

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October 11th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

The iHeartRadio service is coming to wrists from next week, through an app for smartwatches running the Android Wear software. Although judging by comments made by iHeartMedia’s Darren Davis to AdAge,...

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October 10th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

There’s been a lot of hype – in tech circles at least – around anonymous sharing apps like Secret and Whisper over the last year. Now it seems Facebook may be joining the party. The New York...

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October 10th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Samsung’s Milk Music personal radio service launched in the US earlier this year, but it recently went live in the company’s homeland of South Korea too. A report from Korea Joongang Daily...

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October 10th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

SoundCloud gave its iPhone app a major redesign earlier this year, and now some of those visual elements are carrying over to its website. “Visuals are a crucial component of how you choose to share...

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October 9th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

We’ve seen a lot of talk about the notion of albums as apps in recent years, but (formerly) mysterious Swedish artist iamamiwhoami is trying something different: album as website. Their new album...

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October 9th, 2014 by Stuart Dredge

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Two trends that have been talked about a lot within the music industry recently: albums as apps, and artist-based subscription services. Startup Disciple Media has been talking about its intent to combine...

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