Local streaming services: Anghami, Hungama and more (#midem)
In 2016 and 2017, various industry execs have predicted that the global music-streaming market will come down to five or six large-scale services: Apple, Google, Amazon, Spotify and perhaps a couple more pureplays drawn from...
June 6, 2017
Social network Ello raises $5.5m with ad-free guarantee
Facebook alternative Ello had one of the shortest journeys from hype to backlash in recent tech memory, but that hasn’t put investors off the company. Yesterday, it announced a $5.5m funding round, while also registering...
October 27, 2014
Music Ally Report 351 – Peak App
In our cover feature, we bring some tough love to the music app space. The simple fact is that there are too many of them and we need a clear out to give the good apps (i.e. profitable, useful and engaging ones) a fighting...
October 1, 2014
Ello is the latest social network hoping to attract fleeing Facebookers
No, Ello isn’t a Facebook for British people. It’s a social network that’s hoping to provide an ad-free alternative to Facebook, the latest in a line of such alternatives that include Diaspora (for Facebook)...
September 27, 2014