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Spotify Still Doesn't Make Any Money

Music streaming service Spotify likes to crow about how it hands 70% of the revenue it generates right back to artists in the form of royalty …

Out Loud: Music in the Age of Spotify

[audio url="https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/177373030"]<p>In this week’s issue of <i>The New Yorker</i>, John Seabrook writes about how the streaming service Spotify is changing the landscape of the music industry. On Out Loud, Seabrook joins Kelefa Sanneh, who also writes frequently about music for the …

Spotify hitches a lift with Uber to begin in-car music streaming

Spotify hitches a lift with Uber to begin in-car music streaming<p>UBER yesterday announced that it had teamed up with Spotify to allow passengers to stream music through their cabs’ sound systems. But no one knows yet how the taxi app’s drivers will react to being subjected to death metal – or perhaps Beyoncé. In a joint press conference, founders of the two companies said they were “super-excited” about launching the service, which premieres on Friday. Although they would not give much …

Spotify and Uber Partnering for User-Generated Playlists During Car Trips

Following early rumors last week that the popular car-hailing service Uber would be partnering with music streaming giant Spotify, the companies today confirmed the upcoming launch of integration between the two services.<p>Uber CEO Travis Kalanick and Spotify CEO Daniel Ek today confirmed that the …

Apple and Shazam planning to team up for music identification feature built into iOS

Apple and Shazam are teaming up to build a music identification feature natively into iOS, according to a Bloomberg report. The feature will allow users to find the name and artist of a song that’s playing, likely with the option to download the song from the iTunes Store or create an new iTunes …

Beats Music updated with subscriptions via in-app purchase, Facebook friend search, and a lot more

Beats Music for iOS was updated today to version 1.0.7, but don’t let the minor version number bump fool you: this update has a lot of new stuff, including an entirely new subscription model, packed in.<p>The biggest news in this update is the option to purchase a subscription directly from the iTunes …

Apple's iTunes Radio Streaming Music Service Launches in Australia

Apple has launched its iTunes Radio streaming music product in Australia, the first non-U.S. country to get the service after it was launched alongside iOS 7 in September. It was reported in October that Apple was looking to launch iTunes Radio in the U.K., Canada, Australia, and New Zealand in …

Pandora's New Open Music-Submission Process

Pandora has announced plans to make it easier for unsigned and independent artists to submit music to the Internet radio streaming service.<p>The new open music submission process follows a three-step online process allowing artists to submit songs for consideration – they basically just complete …

An API invasion in streaming music has Pandora hoping better data trumps bigger data

Advertisement<p>5 Comments<p>Credit: Shutterstock / agsandrew<p>Life is probably going to get a lot harder for streaming music pioneer Pandora.<p>Already under …

Rdio Responds to Spotify with Free Web Streaming for US Users

Rdio today announced it is making its music streaming service free on the Web for all US users. In other words, you can access the company’s over 20 million songs, as well as albums, playlists, and stations from any computer without paying a dime.<p>So, what’s the catch? Rdio says it has added …

Beats Music Launches

Beats Music, the new music streaming service from Beats Electronics, has launched. Pitchfork is one of Beats' featured curators. Follow us here—we'll be regularly updating our page and adding new playlists.<p>The subscription service offers unlimited streaming of tens of millions of songs, sorted into …

Beats Music va-t-il révolutionner le streaming musical? | Slate.fr

Temps de lecture: 2 min<p>Dans la bataille pour savoir comment les gens consommeront de la musique en ligne dans les années à venir, il faudra compter …

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