February 26th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Pebble was the company that ignited the smartwatch market back in 2012, when it raised $10.3m on crowdfunding site Kickstarter to make its first e-paper screened device. Yesterday, it returned to the site...

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February 20th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Last June, crowdfunding service Kickstarter finished rolling out a new system for projects to go live, with an algorithm giving each an initial scan to detect whether they could launch without the need...

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February 18th, 2015 by Music Ally

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Our cover feature looks at the rise of K-pop and how it is changing South Korea's musical export potential as well as how music companies spot and develop new talent there. K-pop totally dominates music...

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February 16th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

There’s a growing buzz around virtual reality (VR) headsets like the Oculus Rift and Google Cardboard, and what they could do with music. The latest example is a Kickstarter campaign launched by Jake...

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January 30th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Pioneering group TLC are recording another album – their final one – and they’re turning to Kickstarter to fund it. 

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January 28th, 2015 by Music Ally

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Lead: Warner Music buying Playlists.net at the end of last year was a sign of the times and this year playlists will become much more central in the marketing of artists, singles and albums. While they...

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January 12th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Crowdfunding service Kickstarter has published its annual “By The Numbers” report of key stats from the last year. In 2014, nearly 22.3k projects were successfully funded, up from 19.9k in 2013, and...

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November 10th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Will.i.am is very excited about his new Puls smartwatch, but will gadget buyers be as enthusiastic? One of the first technology sites to review the device, The Verge, is distinctly unimpressed. “I got...

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October 11th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Yes, we know what you’re thinking: good luck to anyone barmy enough to think they can fund a streaming service with $30,000. But LA-based startup Vaytus says its Kickstarter crowdfunding campaign...

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