online-music



Blogshare: Google Readies its Spotify Competitor with Universal and Sony Now on Board

Written on
May 15th 2013
Author
Mike Daly

ADOTAS (via The Verge) – Google will unveil new subscription music services [today] at the Google I/O conference, sources close to the company said. Google has now signed separate licensing deals with Universal Music Group and Sony Music Entertainment for both YouTube and Google Play, setting the stage for such ... more...

Music Industry in a Tailspin: Will Streaming Music Services Ever Turn a Profit?

Written on
May 13th 2013
Author
Richard L. Tso

ADOTAS – It’s been over a decade since the first iPod emerged on the scene, disrupting the music industry and prompting the inevitable shift towards digital. When it was first introduced, this pocket-sized music player went head-to-head against the now legacy playback formats that previously dominated the recording industry, including ... more...

The AOL On Network Launches Its Connected TV App on Xbox LIVE

Written on
December 18th 2012
Author
AdotasWire

NEW YORK  (December 18, 2012) – The AOL On Network today announced that its app is now available for download on Xbox 360®, giving 40 million Xbox LIVE® subscribers access to a wide selection of rich, high-definition videos. AOL On recently launched an updated version of its connected TV app ... more...

EU Rallies For Single Market For Online Services

Written on
January 4th 2008
Author
Sarah Novotny

The EU announced yesterday that it will be making a proposal in the middle of the year to create a single European market in the divisions of online music, films and games. A large focus of the initiative is illegal downloads. The commission has said that this greatly discourages content ... more...

Warner And Amazon Make Beautiful Music Together

Written on
December 31st 2007
Author
Sarah Novotny

In an interesting turn of events, Warner Music Group has signed a deal with Amazon’s DRM-free music service. Music downloads from Warner will be exclusively available through Amazon, according to the release; however the MP3s will be able to play on any player. The label has been looking to somehow meet ... more...