August 1st, 2013 by Music Ally

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Fast Company's claim that headphones-maker Beats is on course to generate $1.4bn of revenues this year is based on a single source (albeit a "knowledgable" one).

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August 1st, 2013 by Music Ally

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You'll hopefully have read our story from yesterday afternoon on Spotify's financial results for 2012, which saw revenues up 128% year-on-year to $577.1m.

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July 30th, 2013 by Music Ally

Here are the latest figures from Japanese firm GungHo Online Entertainment, whose Puzzle & Dragons is thought to be the most lucrative mobile game in the world right now. GungHo's revenues for the second...

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July 26th, 2013 by Music Ally

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Iconic independent label Sub Pop has lasted the course so far, over more than a decade of digital disruption for the music industry.

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July 19th, 2013 by Music Ally

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Google reported its latest financials yesterday, with $14.1bn in revenues (up 19% year-on-year) and a net profit of $3.2bn (up 15.8%).

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January 30th, 2013 by Music Ally

Amazon missed analyst forecasts, seeing its net income drop 45% year-on-year to $97m in the fourth quarter of 2012, but saw its shares jump by 10% immediately afterwards.

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January 3rd, 2013 by Music Ally

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Hot on the heels of yesterday's BPI music sales figures came more stats from the UK's Entertainment Retailers Association covering digital and physical sales of music, games and video for 2012.

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December 14th, 2012 by Music Ally

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Warner Music Group announced its financial results for the third quarter of 2012 (its fiscal Q4) last night, with overall revenues up 2% year-on-year to $731m, with digital up 15% to $241m as part of that...

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July 27th, 2012 by Music Ally

Amazon published more general figures: net sales up 29% year-on-year to $12.83bn in Q2, but net income down 96% to $7m – although a major factor was $65m of net loss related to Amazon's acquisition of...

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