Tag: streaming

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TDC Play adds streaming music feature

In 2008, Danish telco TDC's Play service was the talk of the industry, thanks to its groundbreaking offering of unlimited music downloads for broadband and mobile customers. Since then, though, the buzz around 'unlimited'...
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Reports claim YouTube to launch TV rental service

Would you pay $1.99 to stream (note, NOT download) a TV show on YouTube? What if it was ad-free, and the day after it aired on broadcast TV?
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Music Ally Report: There’s no such thing as a free launch

Our lead looks at the new business model behind free music platforms.
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Spotify’s prospects in the US

If you’re following Spotify’s plans to launch in the US, then it’s well worth reading this feature from Billboard’s Antony Bruno, taking a detailed look at how the service may need to change to succeed...
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Orange UK’s iPhone data cap under the microscope

When Orange UK starts selling the iPhone later this month, its "unlimited" data plan will actually have a limit of 750MB of data a month.
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Spotify nabs exclusive on new Robbie Williams album

Spotify has announced that it will be exclusively streaming the new Robbie Williams album in the UK from midnight this Friday, in advance of its release next Monday. Interestingly, the exclusive is for ALL Spotify users in...
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Google unveils new music search with MySpace, Lala, Pandora, Imeem AND Rhapsody

The speculation last week about Google's music search plans was pretty much on the money. Announced officially last night, the company's new search features will provide streaming previews when people search for song titles...
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More details on Lala’s iPhone application

TechCrunch has gotten hold of the final version of streaming music service Lala's iPhone app, which has just been submitted to Apple for approval.
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Grooveshark unveils new design, but still lacking label deals

US streaming music service Grooveshark has had a user-interface spring clean, with a design that's now more comparable to desktop music apps like Spotify and Pandora.
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Alice In Chains releasing iPhone app for new album

Grunge phoenixes Alice In Chains are releasing an iPhone app today to promote their new album Black Gives Way To Blue.
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Google ramping up its music search features

There were excitable reports overnight that Google is about to launch its own music service.
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Skype founders launching Rdio streaming music service

Of course, Janus Friis and Niklas Zennstrom didn''t just develop Skype - they were also behind P2P client Kazaa.