July 25th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Google has sold “millions” of its Chromecast TV dongles since the device launched a year ago as an easy way to “cast” music and video to the nearest television. Google celebrated that one-year...

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July 22nd, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

TorrentFreak has something of a scoop this morning: news that Google is experimenting with showing legal links to people searching for music, TV and films with piracy-related keywords. “Google has...

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July 18th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

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...

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July 17th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Mobile analytics firm App Annie has published its latest quarterly report into the mobile apps market, identifying strong growth in app downloads for Android through the Google Play store, but noting that...

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July 17th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Google is quietly expanding the geographic reach of its Google Play Music All Access streaming service, adding six more countries yesterday. Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Peru and Ukraine now have...

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July 10th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

While the YouTube v indies row continues to simmer, other parts of Google’s business are working more positively with independent labels. The Google Play store has a new promotion this week for US...

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June 5th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Spotify’s recent redesign included a shift from starred tracks to a feature called Your Music to help people build their collections. Now it’s easier for its users to synchronise all the tracks...

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April 7th, 2014 by Music Ally

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Google Play store’s People feed lets you see what others are downloading...

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March 28th, 2014 by Music Ally

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Former Swedish House Mafia don Steve Angello is celebrating his label Size Records' 10th birthday by giving away 150 tracks through a partnership with Google.

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