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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September 25th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

DJ, musician and former Swedish House Mafia-er Steve Angello has been talking about his other job as boss of Size Records, telling Music Week about his positive approach to industry disruption. “A...

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September 24th, 2014 by Music Ally

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Lead: Videos used to the the bit that swallowed up most of the marketing budget but today they can be shot relatively quickly and cheaply. We speak to those who commission and create videos to hear what...

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September 6th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

We’ve been following the resurgence in virtual reality technology – through the now Facebook-owned Oculus VR mainly – with interest. But the music potential remains somewhat hazy: will there...

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August 19th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Research firm IDC has published its latest estimates for global smartphone shipments, this time from the second quarter of 2014. It says that handset makers shipped 301.3m smartphones during the quarter,...

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August 7th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Russell Simmons’ All Def Digital MCN has raised $5m in its latest funding round. This new injection of capital will be used to expand the service across platforms as well as invest in new talent and...

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August 6th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

On Friday, we reported that Samsung was pulling the plug on its Music Hub offering and focusing its efforts on Milk instead. It now appears that Music Hub will continue in Australia after the 1st July...

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