June 4th, 2013 by Music Ally

YouTube Creator Academy

Some good news for YouTube and its community of 'creators' yesterday: the launch of the YouTube Creator Academy, a set of online courses that will teach people how to get big (and make money) on YouTube.

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June 3rd, 2013 by Music Ally

NOW running app

The latest music brand to launch a fitness-related app is NOW That's What I Call Music. The app is called NOW Running, and it has launched for iPhone with Windows Phone to follow

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May 8th, 2013 by Music Ally

Sandbox 84

Streaming is the fastest growing area of digital music and inter-service competition is really starting to heat up globally. That said, there is still little transparency for artists, labels and managers...

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May 7th, 2013 by Music Ally

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Mobile apps don't make money for artists? Admittedly, most don't, but Trey Songz seems to be doing pretty well from his Trey Songz – The Angel Network app on iOS and Android.

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April 30th, 2013 by Music Ally

BOC

Hats off to whoever was responsible for the campaign leading up to this week's announcement of a new album by Boards of Canada.

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April 29th, 2013 by Music Ally

MajorLazer SS

Give it a few years, and we'll be looking back at artist-branded iPhone-only Instagram-style photo apps as a real moment in time – but possibly not one that provided much lasting value.

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April 29th, 2013 by Music Ally

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Expect some red faces in social medialand today, after Italian security researchers Andrea Stroppa and Carlo De Micheli accused a number of big brands and celebrities of buying followers on Twitter.

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April 22nd, 2013 by Music Ally

YouTube Above the fold

YouTube has announced the latest tweaks to its user interface, which the company says will be good news for channel owners (including music artists) with lots of subscribers

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April 15th, 2013 by Music Ally

PSY-Gentleman

"Everything about this video is better than Gangnam Style," claims one of this weekend's YouTube commenters (out of more than 302k who gave their opinions) on Psy's new video/song 'Gentleman'. Hmm.

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