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Vevo expands to Spain, France and Italy

Big news for music videos service Vevo this morning, as it launched in three more European countries: Spain, France and Italy.
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Google brings Play Music to Europe and improves Android app

Today's the day for the Google Play store to add music in several European countries, including the UK, France, Germany, Italy and Spain.
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Country Profile – Italy 2012

Despite early signs of stabilising music sales, Italy remains one of the most challenging developed markets.
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Music Ally Report: Sofa So Good

Why Microsoft's new Xbox Music service is not an iTunes or Spotify killer but rather needs to be understood as more than just another standalone digital music service. It actually represents a wider battle for the living...
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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.
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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.
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KickAssTorrents gets blocked in Italy

Torrent site KickAssTorrents is now subject to an ISP blocking order in Italy following an investigation into it by the country's Guardia di Finanza.
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62% of US tablet owners have paid for digital music

New research released by Nielsen shows that 62% of US tablet owners have paid for music downloads on their device, a long way ahead of the 19% who have done so in the UK, 20% in Italy and 9% in Germany.
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62% of US tablet owners have paid for digital music

New research released by Nielsen shows that 62% of US tablet owners have paid for music downloads on their device, a long way ahead of the 19% who have done so in the UK, 20% in Italy and 9% in Germany.
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Report: Italian industry slumped by 9% in 2009

The Italian music industry was worth €3.7 billion in 2009, down 9% compared to 2008. That's according to a report by the Libera Universita di Lingue e Comunicazione university, working with collecting societies...
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Italian police shut down Pirate Bay proxy site

Italy is one of the few countries where ISPs have been successfully ordered to block access to The Pirate Bay, but as soon as the order was made, a proxy site called Labaia ('the bay') sprang up, allowing Italian users to...
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Buskerlabel crowd-funding service launches in Italy

While SellaBand looks to recover from its recent financial woes, it's got more competition in Europe from startup Buskerlabel. Well, sort of.