EMI offers new insight into dance fans
EMI has published its Consumer Report at the International Music Summit based on interviews from 750,000 dance music fans globally.
May 30, 2012
Sandbox issue fifty-five: Staying ahead of the Timeline
Staying ahead of the Timeline We uncover what implications the new layout on Facebook will have for artists and bands communicating with fans on the social network.
March 8, 2012
Michael Robertson advises startups against seeking major-label licences
Admittedly, this may not come as a surprise to anyone who hasn't been marooned on a desert island for the last five years. But MP3tunes boss Michael Robertson told attendees at the SF MusicTech Summit yesterday that they...
September 13, 2011
New study claims ISPs are making money from BitTorrent traffic
Oh, this'll put the cat amongst the pigeons. ISPs have long argued that rather than profiting from piracy on their networks, it's actually a drain on their finances due to bandwidth costs. However, a study from Northwestern...
August 19, 2011
Consumers are hot for tablets – but only if they’re cheap
A survey by Boston Consulting Group has found 49% of respondents plan to buy a tablet or e-reader device in the next three years. 28% of them said they plan to buy one in the next year.
May 14, 2010
Amazon music exec sends parting shot to music biz
Amazon's senior manager of digital music Scott Ambrose Reilly is taking up a new post in the company's Kindle division, and he's got some stern words for certain elements of the music industry in his farewell email. "A few...
April 12, 2010