July 30th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

A couple of articles written by app developers this week have highlighted growing unrest about the size of the market for paid (as opposed to freemium) apps. Jared Sinclair has provided a “candid look”...

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June 24th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Zeebox launched in 2011 as an iPad app for chatting about TV shows while watching them – one of a clutch of ‘second-screen’ startups playing an almost Foursquare-like role in getting people...

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June 17th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

- AIDS charity Red Hot launches a Bach-themed iPad app – http://appshopper.com/music/red-hot-bach - Musikki  offers news, biographies and more on favourite artists –http://appshopper.com/music/musikki-know-your-music-all-info-and-news-about-artists-bands-albums-and-songs...

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May 2nd, 2014 by Stuart Dredge


Every three months, the financial results of the various smartphone and tablet manufacturers lead to a flurry of announcements from research firms crunching the latest shipment figures, to see which manufacturers...

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February 4th, 2014 by Music Ally


A timely move given that DJ Spotify claimed the Music Hack Day 2014 prize at Midem (see above), Pacemaker has launched its iPad DJ-ing app that uses Spotify as its music source

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January 31st, 2014 by Music Ally

Research firm IDC has published its estimates for the tablet market in both the final quarter of 2013, and for the year as a whole.

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January 28th, 2014 by Stuart Dredge

For all the chatter about competition from Android, Apple isn't on its uppers just yet. The company announced its latest quarterly financials last night, revealing $57.6bn of revenues and a $13.1bn net...

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January 24th, 2014 by Stuart Dredge

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Synthesizer firm KORG has been making apps for several years now, and receiving a warm reception from musicians on the App Store. Now it's trying something a bit more ambitious: a new iPad app called...

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January 2nd, 2014 by Music Ally


We’ve been following Finnish startup Ovelin for a couple of years now, initially impressed with its WildChords guitar-teaching iPad game.

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