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Music Ally Report : does still music still matter to Apple?

- Does music still matter to Apple? - MEFFY awards - Public and private face of social music - Market profile: South Africa - Cloud-y thinking
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Spotify now on TVs (in Sweden and Finland)

Streaming music service Spotify just leaped onto its third platform: the TV. The service has launched its app for 120,000 of TeliaSonera's digital TV customers in Sweden and Finland. The app can only be used by people who've...
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Spotify denies claim that it has 30k US users already

TechCrunch has run an article claiming that Spotify already has 30,000 users in the US, based on "chatter coming out of the Stockholm tech scene"...
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Sandbox Issue Eleven:: ticketing’s social story

- Ticketing's social story - Campaign focus: Decca's Silver Surfers Day - Interview: Steve Chapman, ESP Marketing - Getting social with Spotify - Tools: Root Music
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Pendulum get streaming sampler for new album launch

WMG act Pendulum's new album Immersion came out yesterday, but you won't find the full thing available to stream on services like Spotify and we7. Both services have a five-track sampler instead, with the same five full songs...
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Spotify app finally available on Ovi Store

Spotify has had a Symbian smartphone app available for a while now, but through its own site rather than Nokia's Ovi Store. That's now been rectified: the app can be downloaded for various Nokia smartphones from the handset...
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SpotifAds promises to remove Spotify ads

Well, this is inevitable we guess. A company is trying to get users to pay for its service, so they don't have to pay for Spotify. The SpotifAds service will be a downloadable PC application that lets people hit CTRL+Shift+A...
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Spotify adds two new options: Unlimited and Open

Spotify has launched two new ways to access its service in the UK: Spotify Unlimited and Spotify Open. Spotify Unlimited costs £4.99 a month, and offers unlimited ad-free music - but ONLY on the computer...
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Spotify updates its iPhone app with social features

Spotify updated its iPhone app yesterday with some of the social features from the latest version of its desktop client. Version 0.4.5 of the app includes a new Inbox playlist, allowing Spotify's iPhone users to access song...
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Playdio to blend radio podcasts with Spotify playlists

Due to licensing restrictions, radio show podcasts in the UK are only able to include snippets of the music played in the original shows.
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Spotify set to launch in the Netherlands soon

There's still no news on a US launch date, but Dutch music fans will be the next to get Spotify...
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Spotify update adds social and music library features

Spotify has announced a major new update to its desktop software this morning, with the key new features focusing on social and music management. Spotify now uses Facebook Connect to let users see what their friends are listening...