May 7th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Shortly after Tidal’s relaunch in April, there was a flurry of stories rushing to label the streaming service as doomed, many based on a report noting that its iPhone app had plummeted down Apple’s...

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April 30th, 2015 by Stuart Dredge

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“A huge disruptive monster is coming down the hill,” according to George Ergatoudis, head of music at the BBC’s Radio 1. Speaking at the Worldwide Radio Summit in Los Angeles, he was talking about...

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April 29th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

US satellite radio provider SiriusXM announced its first-quarter financial results last night, with revenues up 8% year-on-year to $1.08bn, and net profits up 12% to $106m. The company added 431k net new...

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April 21st, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

The US’ National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) is returning to a familiar hobby-horse: the demand that smartphones ship with FM radios so their users can tune in to broadcasts on the go. In fact,...

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April 21st, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

We’ve looked at radio and smartphones, but how about radio and smartwatches? Personal radio service Pandora has already said it’ll be present and correct for the Apple Watch launch this week, but now...

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April 17th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Research firm eMarketer has published some new numbers on UK adults’ mobile usage, and they’re pretty interesting. “This year, for the first time ever, the amount of time UK adults spend daily with...

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April 17th, 2015 by Stuart Dredge

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What was that about video killing the radio star? One of the UK's most popular radio stations, Radio 1, has been working hard to become a video star over the last couple of years. At the MIPTV conference...

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March 25th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

The UK’s official chart will switch from Sunday to Friday later this year, matching the launch of a global release day for music. The Official Charts Company confirmed the move yesterday, with the...

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February 26th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Indian telco Bharti Airtel says its Wynk Music streaming service’s app has been downloaded 5m times in the six months since it launched. That’s been fuelled by a feature in the Indian Google Play store...

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