May 21st, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Google has a new accessory for Android smartphone owners: Editions. “A series of creative collaborations to develop limited-edition cases for Android phones.” And the first creator to collaborate on...

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May 11th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Fun survey of the week comes via Google, which claims that 46% of online video ads are never viewed. In fact, 76% of those never even appeared on the device’s screen belonging to the person who wasn’t...

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May 8th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Here’s a milestone that probably isn’t worth celebrating: music bodies the RIAA and BPI have reported more than 200m URLs to Google that they believe to be infringing copyright. According to TorrentFreak,...

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April 30th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

As the rhetoric around US music royalties ramps up again this year, expect an upswing in lobbying. Yesterday saw the announcement of the MIC Coalition (Music, Innovation, Consumers apparently). With members...

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April 30th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Music videos service Vevo has been without a chief executive since the end of 2014, when founder Rio Caraeff stepped down. Today, it’s expected to name his successor. According to Bloomberg, that successor...

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April 29th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Google Now is one of the most interesting mobile technologies from Google in recent years: the idea of virtual ‘cards’ that pop up to “proactively bring you information at the right time without...

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April 24th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Yesterday was a big day for financial results from tech giants, with Google, Amazon and Microsoft all reporting their latest earnings. A summary follows. Google reported $17.3bn of revenues for the first...

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April 21st, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Music filesharing site MP3Skull is being sued by all of the major labels, in a lawsuit filed with the US District Court for the Southern District of Florida that describes the site’s scale of infringement...

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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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