Spotify is the world’s best-known music streaming service, but music isn’t the only content you can find on the platform if you’re prepared to do some digging around. There’s a ton more… [Read more on Gizmodo]
Fresh from increasing its focus on games with a dedicated fund for developers, mobile messaging company Tango is pushing itself as a place to share… [Read more on The Next Web]
Streaming music is going to be better, faster, stronger than ever
The download is dithering, but is streaming music all it’s cracked up to be? Free or subscription-based services like Spotify, Deezer, Rdio and Pandora are all great, but they’re mostly either stuck on your… [Read more on TechRadar]
Kim Dotcom, ancien directeur de Megaupload, au lancement de son nouveau service Mega en janvier 2013. Crédits photo : Richard Robinson/ASSOCIATED PRESS
Nombreux sont ceux qui veulent passer de l’Internet de l’ombre à celui de Wall Street. Un parcours semé d’embûches durant lequel beaucoup…
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NEW YORK, NY – DECEMBER 11: A Spotify employee walks out of a news conference where Spotify CEO Daniel Ek announced that the online streaming music service will expand to 20 new markets around the world and that it has worked out a deal with Led Zeppelin, which had so far refused to license its catalog for streaming on the service on December 11, 2013 in New York City. The new markets will include a number of countries in Europe and South and Central America and the music service will now allow free streaming to mobile devices. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
Piracy in the music industry became a problem with the growth in popularity of the Internet, but one company has been successful in… [Read more on Latin Post]
The company aims to provide unfiltered access to artists and bands to users within its websites.
Viacom‘s music group is partnering with Spotify to provide free music to its… [Read more on CBR]
60 millions de titres. Gratuitement. Sans publicité. Et légalement.
Voici la promesse d’Atraci, une nouvelle application musicale qui débarque sans crier gare sous… [Lire la suite sur Onlike]
Acheter un album 9 euros lorsqu’au même prix des services streaming proposent des millions de titres en illimité, le choix est vite fait ! C’est ce que montre le dernier… [Lire la suite sur ZDNet]
What have the big players taught us about subscription models?
Smart pricing strategy for subscription businesses
Netflix and Spotify seek to become the de facto standards in their paid-for video and music streaming services, and this… [Read more on TechRadar]
US music tastes are switching from physical downloads to on-demand online streaming with services such as Spotify, Rdio and Pandora seeing an increase of over 50 per cent compared to last year.
Nielsen’s US Music Report for the first half of 2014 showed that… [Read more on ITProPotal]
YouTube is struggling to come to a licensing deal with indie music labels for its forthcoming subscription music service. Will a deal ever get done? Will competitors Pandora (NYSE: P ) and Spotify profit from the chaos?… [Read more on The Motley Fool]
Comptant 10 millions de clients, Spotify est l’un des services de streaming musical les plus populaires. Convaincue de la qualité de ses offres, la plateforme est persuadée qu’elle peut…
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Founders Daniel Ek (right) and Martin Lorentzon launched the music streaming service in 2008
Digital technology, once accused of nearly destroying the music industry, is now being hailed as its saviour… [Read more on BBC News]
Warner Music UK has launched a Spotify app under the company’s PlaylistMe brand, inviting people to listen to playlists based on key festival’s line-ups.
Playlists feature a selection of… [Read more on MusicWeek]
Spotify Loves Football is a new microsite inspired and dedicated to celebrating this summer’s FIFA World Cup in Brazil. The site features interviews and playlists from stars of the tournament and artists alike, as… [Read more on MST]
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Pandora, Spotify and Beats aren’t making a profit. If they never do, your favorite band will need a day job
What if the future of streaming music is a bust?
On June 9, a… [Read more on Salon]
German audio manufacturer Sennheiser has launched a seven-figure campaign as it looks to snatch some of the 18-34 year-old consumer demographic for its… [Read more on The Drum]
T-Mobile pulled something of a “One More Thing!” this evening, with a bit of a surprise announcement tacked onto the end of… [Read more on TechCrunch]
Developers of music apps have been handed a pile of new toys to play with in the latest release of Spotify’s Web API.
Rich metadata, including album art, 30-second previews, and track, album and artist details will now be… [Read more on Wired]
Spotify introduces a new business model last year to compete with Beats Music, one of which is “shuffle play” on mobile allowing users to get access to Spotify’s library for free while on the go — but with some limitations.
It’s no secret that Beats Electronics is one of the top companies to watch. Following the $3 Billion acquisition announcement from Apple, many are wondering how and what are the advantages… [Read more on Pop Herald]
Cannes2014: Spotify has unveiled three new video-based advertising products it is testing with Coca-Cola, McDonald’s, Samsung, Ford and Kraft.
The three new formats are:… [Read more on MarketingWeek]
The soon-to-be Apple owned service is punching way above its weight class
Two weeks ago Beats Electronics dropped a World Cup commercial featuring some of the biggest athletes on earth. It was a rollicking display of star power, and seemed at several points to make sly reference to the company’s recent union with Apple. The spot has… [Read more on The Verge]
Spotify session hosted by Claire Atkinson with Jeff Levick, chief business officer of Spotify, and Steve Easterbrook, executive vice president, global chief brand officer of McDonald’s Photo: Ella Pellegrini
CANNES — Spotify knows what you want — and when you want it.
The music streaming service will soon be able to serve… [Read more on Page Six]
(Photo : Getty Images) Meet the hand behind Music Centro
It feels like the world of music is forever changing, and it’s important to stay with the times if you want to maximize your music experience to its fullest. Forget iTunes and Spotify, Music Centro is the… [Read more on Mstars News]