Tag: south korea
INFINITE are first K-pop act to top Twitter Emerging Artist Chart
INFINITE (a band that insist on writing their name in caps despite, as far as we can tell, it not being an acronym) have become the first South Korean act to get to number 1 on the Twitter Emerging Artist Chart (which launched...
September 16, 2014
Flurry explains that phablets are big in South Korea
Mobile analytics firm Flurry has published some research into what's happening with devices and apps in South Korea.
November 20, 2013
IHS identifies digital music growth in South Korea
IHS has published some more stats on digital growth in Korea, suggesting that digital services accounted for 56% of all consumer spending on full-track music there in 2012
February 6, 2013
Country Profile – South Korea 2012
The South Korean music industry has long been fascinating, despite only recently landing on Western radars thanks to Psy and his ‘Gangnam Style’ global hit.
November 22, 2012
Music Ally Report 306: The comeback kid
Our lead feature peeks behind the curtain of the new-look Myspace and tests out its shiny new features and layout. In 2005, it was the hottest service in the world but its time under the control of News Corp. saw it slip...
November 21, 2012
There are 640m active iOS and Android devices in the world
Mobile analytics Flurry has revealed that more than 640m iOS and Android devices were in use during July 2012.
August 28, 2012
South Korean government not happy with Music Matters survey
Hong Kong-based Music Matters could be in hot water with the South Korean government, after publishing research during MidemNet claiming that 60% of Korean internet users have downloaded music illegally - the second highest...
January 29, 2010
Interview: Tablo talks digital music in South Korea
Korean hip-hop artist Tablo has been one of the more forward-thinking artists when it comes to digital. We fired some questions at him to find out more for our South Korea profile in this week's Music Ally Report, but...
August 7, 2009