May 18th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

When someone connected to Grooveshark claimed to have relaunched the site, we predicted swift legal action to whack this particular mole – even though, as it turned out, the site was less a new Grooveshark...

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May 7th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

We weren’t surprised at the news that someone had cloned Grooveshark earlier this week following the streaming service’s shutdown. But, as TorrentFreak has uncovered, it turns out that the site is...

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May 6th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Controversial streaming service Grooveshark shut down last week, but it was always inevitable that someone – an outraged listener with coding skills – would relaunch it. And that’s exactly what has...

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May 1st, 2015 by Stuart Dredge

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Controversial streaming music service Grooveshark has shut down, as part of a settlement with major labels following its most recent legal defeat. “We have agreed to cease operations immediately,...

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April 27th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Plenty of headlines floating about this weekend about Grooveshark facing a potential damages bill of $736m in its lost legal battle with Universal Music. And yes, that is the theoretical maximum, since...

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April 7th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Has the barrage of DMCA takedown requests sent to Google for copyrighted files linked to from its search engine died down? In a word: no. In fact, it continues to accelerate: more than 100m takedown requests...

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April 7th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Streaming service Grooveshark is going, but for how much longer? Admittedly, that sentence (or a variant of it) is something we’ve written several times in recent times. But the latest court ruling against...

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March 24th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Controversial streaming service Grooveshark is taking a hit to its Google search ranking. The company is being targeted by a blizzard of takedown requests sent to Google, which recently started actually...

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December 19th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Streaming service Grooveshark has been seen as down and out for the count following its copyright court battle with major labels. But to mix sporting metaphors, the company may have one last hail-mary...

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