January 30th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Is Apple about to overtake Samsung for smartphone shipments? It would have seemed hugely unlikely even half a year ago, but figures released by both companies suggest they were neck-and-neck in the final...

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January 30th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

All Def Digital (ADD) is the digital label launched by Russell Simmons last year in partnership with Samsung and Universal Music. Its aim: to build a platform for unsigned artists to compete for attention,...

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January 12th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

One of our trends to watch in 2015 is the continued growth of Chinese smartphone makers like Xiaomi and Huawei, which are huge in their home market but which also have strong global ambitions. Here are...

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January 5th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

In a smartphone industry that’s sometimes been fixated by the battle between Apple and Samsung, the rise of Chinese manufacturer Xiaomi may have come as a surprise to some. However, this year as it has...

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November 18th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

There have been persistent rumours that Yahoo is planning to launch a YouTube rival soon, focusing on ad-supported shortform video. Now it seems Samsung has similar ambitions. According to tech news site...

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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 31st, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Research firm IDC has published its latest quarterly estimates for the smartphone market, claiming that shipments were up 25.2% year-on-year to 327.6m units in the third quarter of this year. That’s...

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October 10th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Samsung’s Milk Music personal radio service launched in the US earlier this year, but it recently went live in the company’s homeland of South Korea too. A report from Korea Joongang Daily...

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September 30th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Google and Samsung are working together in Latin America on a promotion for the Google Play Music All Access streaming service. Starting in Brazil, anyone who buys Samsung’s Galaxy S4 or S5 smartphones...

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