Tesla chooses Rdio over Spotify for in-car integration in Europe
Electric vehicle maker Tesla has announced a deal to integrate streaming music service Rdio into its dashboard in Europe, matching an
February 7, 2014
Rara expands Euro in-car partnership with BMW
Streaming music service Rara has expanded its partnership with BMW in Europe, making its in-car version available.
December 13, 2013
Music Ally Report 332 – Around the world: digital music in 2013
To mark the last Music Ally Report of the year (the final Sandbox will run next Wednesday), we have looked at the key trends in digital music in the main regions around the world. The growth of digital is happening at different...
December 11, 2013
Windows Phone continues to climb in Europe
It may be time to stop seeing Microsoft's Windows Phone as a minor player in the smartphone market.
October 2, 2013
IDC warns of smartphones slowdown in Europe
A warning if you're taking smartphone growth for granted: in Western Europe, there's been a slowdown in smartphone shipments according to IDC.
June 26, 2013
Spotify inks in-car deal with Ford for US and Europe
Spotify is the latest digital music service getting into cars – in this case via a partnership with Ford to make Spotify's smartphone apps work with the carmaker's Sync AppLink platform.
February 26, 2013
Forrester predicts tablet ownership boom in Western Europe
Last year, 14% of online adults in Western Europe owned a tablet, according to industry analyst Forrester. However, the company expects this to grow to 55% by 2017.
February 21, 2013
Rhapsody plans European push in 2013
Having been overtaken by Spotify and possibly Muve Music in its home market of the US for subscribers, Rhapsody is planning a fightback in 2013.
January 11, 2013
Android now accounts for 67.1% of European smartphone sales
Latest figures from Kantar Worldpanel ComTech has revealed that 67.1% of all smartphone sales five key European countries were Android handsets.
October 31, 2012
Vevo plans launch in France, Spain and Italy – but not Germany
Music videos service Vevo's global expansion is proceeding apace, with international VP Nic Jones confirming that three more European launches are imminent.
October 24, 2012
Android smartphones maintain ‘European domination’ says Kantar
Latest figures show that Android accounted for 67.1% of smartphones sold in the UK, Germany, France, Italy and Spain in the 12 weeks to 5 August 2012.
September 4, 2012