June 1st, 2015 by Stuart Dredge

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Okay, not shock news: more business as usual for the music industry. Apple’s licensing negotiations for the relaunch of its digital music services continue to play out in public, with the New York Post...

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May 14th, 2015 by Stuart Dredge

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Apple's Ping remains one of its very few flops in the digital music world, having only lasted two years after its launch in 2010 as a way for music fans to communicate within iTunes. Its memory lives...

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May 6th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

One report yesterday suggested that Apple doesn’t have all the necessary licensing deals in place to announce its relaunch of iTunes and Beats Music on 8 June at its WWDC event. Another report yesterday...

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April 17th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Remember the days (i.e. 2014) when record labels signing Vine stars was news? Then the days (i.e. still 2014) when those Vine stars topping the iTunes charts was news? In 2015, the news is about them topping...

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April 2nd, 2015 by Stuart Dredge

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Research firm GlobalWebIndex has been tapping its global panel of teenagers to find out what they’re doing online and how they’re getting their digital entertainment. The results make for interesting...

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March 26th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

The technology reporting world isn’t finished with leaks from Apple’s iTunes relaunch plans, not by a long chalk. The latest report comes from the New York Times, which fills in some of the details...

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March 25th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Just as we were writing about Twitch ramping up its interest in electronic music, The Prodigy were becoming the latest artist to embrace Amazon’s livestreaming video platform. The band streamed an interview...

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March 13th, 2015 by Stuart Dredge

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Edison Research and Triton Digital have released their annual The Infinite Dial report, exploring the US digital music and social media landscapes based on a survey of 2,002 Americans. Among its key stats:...

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March 7th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Apple is holding its next press launch on Monday, with the Apple Watch being its main focus. There’ve been rumours in recent days that the event could also see the unveiling of the long-anticipated...

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