Steam is adding a music playback feature to its gaming platform. Steam Music will launch in beta
February 4th, 2014 by Music Ally
August 14th, 2013 by Music Ally
Lead: pretty much every artist now gives away MP3s at some point, often in exchange for emails. We look at the best time to do this, what types of tracks should be considered for giveaways and who the...
May 9th, 2013 by Music Ally
We reported yesterday on the launch and swift removal of a tool called Downloadify on Google's Chrome Web Store.
January 23rd, 2013 by Music Ally
Our lead feature considers how the need for a USP in the streaming music space has never been greater and what 2013's new entrants are doing about it.
January 18th, 2013 by Music Ally
US firm ReDigi's attempts to launch a secondhand marketplace for digital music have proved controversial in its homeland, sparking a lawsuit from EMI's Capitol Records.
January 2nd, 2013 by Music Ally
Analyst Mintel has predicted a sharp decline in sales of standalone MP3 players, which it sees falling from £381m in 2012 to £177m by 2017, although a "worst-case" scenario has been suggested that could...
August 10th, 2011 by Music Ally
It seems US retailer Wal-Mart isn't the next iTunes after all. The company has announced that it is closing its MP3 download store later this month, having failed to make a dent in Apple's dominant market...
February 23rd, 2011 by Music Ally
We wrote about ReDigi earlier this week: it's the latest startup to try to launch a market for people to resell their digital music. The company says its service is entirely legal.
February 7th, 2011 by Music Ally
Back in May last year (Bulletin, 5-May-10) we wrote about a US startup called Library Ideas, which was launched to offer free MP3 music to library users, with the costs footed by the libraries themselves.