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Spotify offering cheap Premium subs with Swiftcover

I've just received an email from Spotify offering me the chance to sign up for a Premium subscription for
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3 UK to sell Spotify-equipped HTC Hero

Mobile operator 3 UK has announced plans to sell HTC's Hero handset, with a Spotify premium subscription bundled in. It's one of the first deals of this kind – customers will pay
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Music Ally Report: Nokia’s CWM service struggles to move beyond its niche

Our lead examines Nokia's Comes With Music unlimited download service performance from its launch to explain why it has not took off as expected.
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Revealed: Spotify’s new music purchasing features

Spotify co-founder Daniel Ek recently blogged that “we’ve admittedly not made it easy for our users to buy music. That’s an area we need to improve”.Well, that improvement didn't take long –...
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MOG to launch subscription streaming service – but not for free

Social music network MOG has announced plans to finally launch its long-promised streaming music service by the end of November, with all four majors plus indie aggregators on board.
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What are Spotify and Facebook up to?

We're picking up increasing chatter about a possible new partnership between Spotify and social network Facebook.
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Spotify’s new frontiers: Facebook and games consoles

We're picking up increasing chatter about a possible new partnership between Spotify and social network Facebook. Details are thin on the ground, but it appears to revolve initially around easier ways to share playlist...
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Ex-MySpacer Kantrowitz consulting for online music firms

Former MySpace SVP Jamie Kantrowitz has resurfaced in a couple of advisory roles, shortly after leaving the social network this summer.
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Spotify signs Telia deal and calls for licensing change

Spotify has announced a deal with Swedish telco Telia, which involves the latter selling the Spotify Premium service to its mobile and broadband customers - with an interactive TV version on the roadmap too.
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Spotify in the UK: 2.7 million users and counting

Last night saw a joint presentation by Spotify and PRS for Music in Edinburgh, which included a stack of stats on how the streaming music service is doing here.Want some figures? Back in July, Spotify already had 2.7 million...
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Spotify to reveal more stats tonight

Spotify plans to take the wrappers off some of its usage data tonight, at an event in Edinburgh hosted by the Scottish Society of Computing and Law. Director of content Niklas Ivarsson will take the stage with Will Page of...
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7digital launches US downloads store

European music retailer 7digital has launched its US store, undercutting iTunes with individual MP3 tracks selling for $0.77 and albums for $7.77.