Rumours of changes at the top for Rhapsody have been bubbling for a few days, but yesterday they were confirmed: the subscription music service has a new investor in Columbus Nova Technology Partners,...
September 17th, 2013 by Stuart Dredge
July 23rd, 2013 by Music Ally
Russian startup Coub has raised $1m to fuel global expansion of its website, which lets people create looping music videos using footage from YouTube and Vimeo. The company says that it's currently attracting...
July 4th, 2013 by Music Ally
MusicQubed has been backed by a £7.3m advertising campaign from the mobile operator, so how's it doing?
June 25th, 2013 by Music Ally
Snapchat is now seeing 200m photos and videos sent every day by its users, and has raised a big funding round of $60m to continue developing its business. The round, led by Institutional Venture Partners...
June 10th, 2013 by Music Ally
This story has nothing to do with music, but everything to do with the growing fears outside the Silicon Valley fishbowl that the apps bubble may be heading for a messy pop at some point.
June 6th, 2013 by Music Ally
The latest media company to ramp up its investment in external startups is Bloomberg, which has launched a $75m venture capital fund called Bloomberg Beta.
April 23rd, 2013 by Music Ally
More investment is pouring into the online ticketing sector, with Eventbrite announcing a $60m round yesterday, taking its total raised so far to $140m.
March 19th, 2013 by Music Ally
Agency group WPP has acquired a minority stake in SFX Entertainment, the New York company which owns live businesses and which recently bought dance-music downloads store Beatport.
March 18th, 2013 by Music Ally
Soundsupply has secured new funding to continue developing its service to offer digital music bundles.