February 11th, 2014 by Music Ally

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Music fans still can’t Meet the Beatles on streaming services: the band’s love-in with Apple continues, and now it’s extended into TV.

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February 11th, 2014 by Music Ally

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Hands up if you thought the UK would be the second country to get iTunes Radio? Wrong! Apple’s personal radio service has gone live in Australia across iOS devices

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February 10th, 2014 by Music Ally

The debate over streaming music services cannibalising download sales will run and run this year, but industry consultant Mark Mulligan has a different theory

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February 5th, 2014 by Music Ally

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Apple is slowly but surely building its own massive content delivery network (CDN) which could become the base for an expansion of its iTunes music service into on-demand streaming.

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February 3rd, 2014 by Music Ally

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“It’s about f***ing time.” No, not the words of Black Sabbath fans on the news that the band’s first eight studio albums are finally available on Apple’s iTunes Store, but the official statement...

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January 29th, 2014 by Music Ally

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One of the reasons the music industry was excited about Apple's iTunes Radio when it launched in the US last year was the potential for a personal radio service explicitly trying to sell music downloads

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January 27th, 2014 by Music Ally

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Spotify has tended to shy away from public trash-talking about Apple, possibly due to the desire to keep the latter company as a friendly distribution partner for its iOS app.

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January 27th, 2014 by Music Ally

Actually, it's probably unfair to call musician Matt Farley a spammer: he's not doing anything illegal.

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January 6th, 2014 by Stuart Dredge

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Sales of both digital tracks and digital albums fell in the US last year, according to year-end figures released by Nielsen SoundScan. Track sales were down 5.7% to 1.26bn units for the year, while digital...

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