February 25th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

What to do about the problem of Twitter abuse, when for stars who personally engage with social media, the sheer volume of hateful comments can be draining? Iggy Azalea is the latest celebrity to throw...

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January 6th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Venture capital partner Fred Wilson published a couple of blog posts this week that are well worth reading, focusing on the key tech trends he identified in 2014, as well as his predictions for 2015. Highlights...

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January 5th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Justin Bieber lost 3.5m Instagram followers last Thursday. No, not because of some spectacularly ill-advised photograph of him kicking a kitten. Bieber was the most high-profile sufferer of Instagram’s...

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December 15th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Google may be under pressure from European MEPs, but in the UK, politicians are taking aim at a different class of internet company: social networks. A report published this morning by the Commons science...

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November 30th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Don’t expect an explanation immediately, but Prince appears to be having a ‘moment’ on social media. The Verge noticed yesterday that his @3rdEyeGirl Twitter account has been deactivated, as has...

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October 28th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

“We had a very strong financial quarter,” said Twitter CEO Dick Costolo last night, as the company announced its latest quarterly financial results. Although by “very strong” we’re talking about...

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October 24th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Former WMG exec Lyor Cohen, now running his own company 300 Entertainment, has been fielding questions from fans on Reddit in an Ask Me Anything (AMA) interview. There are some fun nuggets based on his...

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October 7th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

The MIT Media Lab is kicking off a new “Laboratory for Social Machines” to explore new forms of social networking, as well as analysing existing platforms. Or, in its words: “The new...

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September 18th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

iHeartRadio has been streaming traditional radio stations and personalised channels for US radio giant Clear Channel since 2008. Now the company is remaking its identity around the popular app. Yesterday,...

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