Tag: streaming

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Developers slam Last.fm for new API announcement

It's turning into an interesting week for Last.fm, to say the least. Having already announced plans to move to subscription-only radio in most markets, the company has now announced new terms for third-party apps wishing...
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Last.fm switches to subscription model in non-core markets

Streaming music service Last.fm has announced plans to junk its ad-supported model in all markets except for the UK, US and Germany.
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Kanye West streams SXSW set via Kyte

The latest example of an artist using video platform Kyte is Kanye West
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Spotify reveals mobile plans: iPhone, Android, S60…

Streaming music service Spotify is growing rapidly in Europe via its downloadable PC client, but mobile appears to be the next frontier.
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Awdio planning iPhone app alongside new release

Dance music website Awdio streams DJ sets from clubs and venues around the world, and has big plans for expansion according to CEO Julien Ulrich.
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Echodio is the latest iTunes cloudstreaming service

There are plenty of services letting people stream their iTunes libraries to wherever they are, so what's special about Echodio? Well, it's a bit limited at the moment - the iTunes plug-in only works on Macs, and you can...
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Interview: Awdio talks growth, new features and iPhone

Music website Awdio has been creating a buzz in dance circles for a while now. It streams music - DJ sets and live shows - from clubs and venues around the world. We fired a few questions at CEO Julien Ulrich to find out...
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Could streaming services kill the music industry?

Looking for background on the ongoing rows over streaming music licensing rates? A recent Business Week article points out that an increasing number of users are turning to streaming sites or services as a direct substitution...
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After YouTube/PRS fallout, what now for the JOL?

With much attention focused on the spat between YouTube and PRS for Music in the UK, PaidContent takes a look at what will happen this June when the Joint Online License (JOL) framework expires at the end of June.
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Spotify hails more spin-off websites

Streaming music service Spotify has been tipping its hat to some of the spin-off sites and widgets launched by developers around its API.
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Austrian recorded music market declined 8% in 2008

New figures reveal that the Austrian recorded music market shrank by 8% to €185 million in 2008, down from €201 million in 2007.
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HFA launches new licensing schemes for downloads, streams and ringtones

US publishing body HFA has announced new mechanical licensing options for limited downloads, interactive streams and ringtones.