October 25th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Yahoo held its latest analyst call following its quarterly financials this week, and it included some interesting details on the growth of Tumblr – and its prospects for making money from ads over the...

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October 11th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Rumours have been bubbling for several months now that Yahoo wants to take on YouTube in the online video space, including poaching some of its biggest stars. One of the questions sparked by this is whether...

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October 6th, 2014 by Stuart Dredge

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There hasn't always been a music angle to the rise of messaging apps like WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger and WeChat, but the massive audiences and expanding features of these services has been an important...

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September 2nd, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

That headline may seem an obvious thing to say, but in the bungled aftermath of the UK’s Digital Economy Act, a government minister talking about piracy in such terms will be welcomed by music rightsholders...

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August 21st, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Taylor Swift and Aphex Twin are making new music. No, not together, sadly. But both revealed their next moves yesterday, making for an interesting contrast. Swift used a 30-minute livestream on Yahoo to...

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July 22nd, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

We’ve regularly written about mobile firm Flurry over the last five years: it regularly publishes data harvested from the apps that use its analytics service, to help people understand trends in...

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July 15th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Earlier this year, Yahoo announced a partnership with Live Nation to make a year’s worth of music concerts available to stream on its Yahoo Screen platform. Now more details are available, including...

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June 24th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Music videos service Vevo continues to get the vast majority of its traffic from YouTube, but just like other kinds of MCN, it’s actively on the hunt for other partners to diversify its inflow of...

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April 29th, 2014 by Stuart Dredge

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Yahoo's steady move back into digital music continues, with news that it has signed a partnership with Live Nation to stream gigs online. Yahoo is launching a dedicated video channel for the deal, with...

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