May 22nd, 2015 by Stuart Dredge

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Two news stories that are seemingly unrelated this morning, but which show the potential for companies in the social apps world to extend their businesses into music. First: Japanese social network...

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May 19th, 2015 by Stuart Dredge

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Streaming music service MixRadio – originally launched by Nokia, then sold to Microsoft, which sold it on to Line – is finally expanding beyond Windows Phone. The service launches today for Android...

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May 18th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Music apps for artists were strongly hyped but many in the industry have cooled on them. Virtual reality is increasingly hyped, but with a side-order of scepticism. So here’s a bold move from Warp Records:...

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May 7th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Shortly after Tidal’s relaunch in April, there was a flurry of stories rushing to label the streaming service as doomed, many based on a report noting that its iPhone app had plummeted down Apple’s...

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May 6th, 2015 by Stuart Dredge

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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. S Club 7 bringItAllBack 2015...

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April 30th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Adidas and Spotify have been working together for a while now, but the former’s latest thing is the most interesting yet. It’s an iPhone app called Adidas Go: “The new running app that matches music...

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April 30th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Earlier this week, Apple hailed an impressive quarter for its App Store, with revenues up 29% year-on-year. It didn’t say anything about other iTunes Store content, but yesterday we got an idea why....

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April 27th, 2015 by Stuart Dredge

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The Apple Watch went on sale on Friday, albeit mainly to people who got in early with their pre-orders for Apple's first smartwatch. Among the music apps available at launch are DJ app Pacemaker, music...

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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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