Two well-regarded figures from the US digital music industry are teaming up for a new startup, Freeform Development. Tim Quirk used to work at Rhapsody before moving to Google as head of global content...
July 18th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog
July 7th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog
British firm Mind Candy has registered more than 80m children for its Moshi Monsters virtual world on the web, turning it into a big brand through merchandise, toys, a feature film and even music in the...
July 4th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog
A startup to keep an eye on: FOAM Entertainment. The apps developer is independent, but currently working out of Sony Music’s UK office and founded by two of its former digital creatives – responsible...
July 2nd, 2014 by Music Ally Blog
Nielsen has published its latest research into how people are using smartphone apps in the US, claiming that the time they spend per month has increased notably in the last two years, but that the number...
June 10th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog
This week’s E3 show in Los Angeles is showcasing some of the latest music games, including efforts from veterans Harmonix and Ubisoft. Harmonix unveiled an Xbox One game called Dance Central Spotlight...
March 13th, 2014 by Music Ally
Candy Crush Saga firm King prices its IPO at $7.6bn
July 25th, 2013 by Music Ally
Electronic Arts is one of the kingpin publishers in the games industry.
May 2nd, 2013 by Music Ally
Nielsen has published its latest research into the US entertainment market, including music.
April 4th, 2013 by Music Ally
Finnish firm Rovio has published its financial results for 2012, revealing that its Angry Birds games helped it double revenues to £129m for the year, with net profits up 57% to £47m.