Facebook gives early stats on the success of its Open Graph music partners
How has Facebook's new Open Graph integration gone for its music service partners? The social network published some stats last night. "Since f8, people have shared their listening activity more than 1.5 billion times with...
November 9, 2011
Music Ally Report : Discovery Channels
- Nokia and Pure Digital's newly announced digital music services - Feature: live music streaming - Music recommendation - Market profile: Canada - Comment: Kim De Ruiter, Noise Inc Plus all the usual start-ups, deals...
October 27, 2011
Music Ally Report : Never Mind the Artists?
- Royalty payouts from streaming music services - Q&A with Anthony Volodkin, Hype Machine - Market profile: Brazil - Comment: Nordic Copyright Bureau
October 13, 2011
Google+ has 43.4 million users; adds circles sharing
30% of these 43.4 million users have been added since Google+ opened up to the public a week ago.
September 27, 2011
40% of YouTube visitors watched music videos in July
comScore has published some data on YouTube usage habits, and it reveals that music remains a key factor in the site's growth. comScore claims that 40% of YouTube visitors in July watched music videos, with Vevo accounting...
August 17, 2011
VC Fred Wilson explains the 30/10/10 rule for web/mobile apps
You can't swing a cat in Silicon Valley without hitting dozens of startups boasting about how many app downloads or registered users they have, but what does this actually mean? VC Fred Wilson has published a useful blog...
August 1, 2011
Distimo reveals struggle for paid apps on Android Market
Analytics firm Distimo has published some data on Google's Android Market, which shows how paid apps are having a hard time paying off in comparison to Apple's App Store
May 31, 2011
New Twitter stats reveal sharp growth in 2010
More than 100 million new people signed up for a Twitter account in 2010, according to the company. To celebrate, it has produced an infographic showing some of the celebrities (and world leaders) who tweeted for the first...
December 10, 2010
Vevo boss reveals latest stats and branding plans
Vevo CEO Rio Caraeff says CPMs are creeping up to $20 for some of the company's most lucrative advertising partnerships - compared to the $2 that he says was traditionally charged around online music videos. He also says...
March 5, 2010
Average Spotify collection contains 15,000 tracks
Daniel Ek, boss of hybrid ad-supported/subscription service Spotify has told audience members at the Mobile World Congress that the average Spotify user has 15,000 tracks in their collection. He compared this to a claim that...
February 18, 2010
Nokia releases Comes With Music stats. About Elvis.
Nokia still isn't stumping up any official Comes With Music figures, but it has released some info on the popularity of Elvis Presley tracks in Brazil. Well, it's a start.
January 8, 2010