August 25th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Twitter’s Vine video app got a small but significant update yesterday: the ability (on iOS only for now) to import videos stored on your iPhone and turn them into six-second clips for sharing via Vine....

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August 22nd, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Incident Technologies is the company behind the gTar: a digital guitar with a multi-touch LED fretboard and a slot for your iPhone – using them to teach you how to play guitar. Now the firm has launched...

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August 19th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Research firm IDC has published its latest estimates for global smartphone shipments, this time from the second quarter of 2014. It says that handset makers shipped 301.3m smartphones during the quarter,...

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August 18th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Rappers Drake and Lil Wayne have set off on a high-profile joint tour of the US this week, and we’re fascinated by the role its official app is playing in the concerts. Released for iPhone just in time...

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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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July 8th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

As the maker of processors for a range of mobile devices, ARM has a good view of the evolving smartphone market. figures presented at its Tech Day for journalists and analysts threw up one important stat:...

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June 30th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

In September 2012, Turntable.fm co-founder Seth Goldstein raised $1m to launch a new dance-music news site called DJZ, before following up with another $2m in March 2013. It doesn’t appear to have been...

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June 30th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Here’s an interesting app partnership between an artist and a brand: the artist being Australian duo What So Not, and the brand being Campari’s American Honey alcohol line. The app is called...

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June 30th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Universal Music has a brand new music app out for iPhone and Android – the latest release under its U-Apps brand. The app is David Lloyd Playlist, which appears to be a partnership with the UK-based...

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