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Spotify’s latest telco-bundle partnership is with AT&T

Spotify has announced its latest partnership with a telco, and it’s a big one: AT&T in the US. Subscribers to the network’s ‘AT&T Unlimited & More Premium’ contract can choose to include Spotify Premium...
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Magic Leap promises to ship its first AR headset this summer

Augmented-reality hardware startup Magic Leap has raised $2.3bn over six funding rounds since February 2014, without yet launching a commercial product. That’s changing, the company promises: its first headset will be...
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Pandora and Amazon part of mobile-plan bundle launched by AT&T

It’s been a while since the music industry first got excited about the idea of bundles – be they ‘hard’ or ‘soft’ – of streaming services with mobile data contracts. But AT&T has launched a new offering...
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Taylor Swift working on original TV show for AT&T

News that Taylor Swift is working on an original TV show for a video-streaming service might lead to assumptions that Apple is the partner. Nope. Taylor Swift Now will be “a new video experience only on AT&T” offering...
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AT&T to buy Time Warner for $85.4bn

Remember the days, back in 2000, when AOL merged with Time Warner in an acquisition valued at $164bn? By late 2002, AOL was recording a $45.5bn writedown charge for what’s become known as one of the least successful...
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Vine-originated stars Us The Duo make music for AT&T

US-based group Us The Duo came to fame on Vine, where they have collected five million followers with their musical clips. Having already parlayed that into a live and albums business, now they are making money from brands...
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AT&T isn’t offering Beats Music subscriptions any more

When Beats Music launched early this year in the US, one of the key planks in its marketing strategy was a deal with telco AT&T to offer the service to its customers – including a $14.99-a-month family plan covering...
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Muve Music up for sale after AT&T buys its parent company Cricket Wireless

Just when everything was going so well… Muve Music has been a bright spot for the digital music world in recent years, attracting more than 2m subscribers through hard bundles with smartphone tariffs of its parent operator...
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Beats Music tipped for AT&T bundle and Super Bowl ads to ‘blow Spotify out of the water’

We don’t have long to wait for the US debut of the latest well-funded streaming service,
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Will AT&T bundle get Beats Music off to a running start in the US?

We reported yesterday on Beats Music's announcement that its streaming music service will be launching in the US in January.
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Music Ally Podcast #34 – Spotify, Atoms For Peace, Muve Music and more

The Music Ally podcast is a mere two days late but this was intentional (hem, hem) so that we could cover all the stories in the busiest week for digital music news that Stuart Dredge and Eamonn Forde can ever remember.
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AT&T to buy Muve Music owner Leap Wireless

By bundling music subscription service Muve Music into all its Android smartphone tariffs, US mobile operator Cricket Communications swelled the service's subscribers to 1.1m.