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Midem? There’s an iPad app for that…

Mobile Roadie has launched iOS and Android apps for the Midem conference in Cannes, which kicks off this weekend. As before, the apps offer the conference schedule, speaker and artist information, posts from the official...
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Music Ally Report : The Other Retail (Issue 285)

- Our lead looks at the rise of D2F sales and the importance of this uncharted territory to the retail story - Our second feature considers the recent debate around the proposed SOPA and PIPA legislation - New Startups...
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Midem announces initial artists for its music festival

Live music will be more to the fore at the Midem conference in January, with the inaugural Midem Festival.
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Midem to host its second Music Hack Day

The Music Hack Day at this year's Midem conference was a big success, so we're pleased to report that it's happening again in January.
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midemlab 2012 judges announced for startups competition

Reed Midem has announced more details of next year's midemlab international pitch competition, which will see 30 startups showing off their wares in Cannes during the Midem conference.
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Midem launches competition for its `Visionary Monday’

The competition has just gone live and offers advertising, marketing and communication agencies, as well as record labels and artists' managers, the opportunity to present their campaign in front of a qualified audience made...
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Midemlab 2012 competition opens call for entries

Reed Midem has announced that it is opening the entry process for the 2012 Midemlab startups and apps competition. This time round, it's being expanded beyond music to a wider brief: applicants whose 'digital innovations'...
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Midem drops MidemNet for wider digital focus

Reed Midem has announced plans to drop its MidemNet side-conference. A puzzling move at a time when digital is more important than ever to the industry? ...
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Imogen Heap invests in Vokle as part of $767k round

It's clearly the week for seed funding, with video conferencing startup Vokle announcing a round of $767,000. If the name is familiar, that's because artist Imogen Heap was enthusing about the company's service at Midem this...
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Five more music hacks from MIDEM

Evolver.fm has published the second half of its roundup of the output from MIDEM's Music Hack Day.
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Check out the first batch of MIDEM Music Hack Day apps

A bad seafood experience in Cannes meant this reporter was unable to get to the Music Hack Day session on Monday, which presented the apps cooked up in 24 hours by a group of coders and music services.
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Publishers hit back against claims they’re lagging innovation

Music publishers were the favourite whipping boys in the first couple of days of MIDEM, with startups and labels queuing up to tell Music Ally how frustrated they were with the inflexibility of publishers when it comes to...