Onlinemusic

10.02.12
Rdio begins paying artists $10 for every user they attract
10.02.12

Rdio begins paying artists $10 for every user they attract

Streaming music services have a bad reputation when it comes to paying their artists, who only ear...

By D. Cooper,   10.02.12
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09.18.12
Amazon brings Cloud Player music service to the UK: choice of free or premium tiers from £22 per year
09.18.12

Amazon brings Cloud Player music service to the UK: choice of free or premium tiers from £22 per year

Brits who've been straining for a reason to care about Amazon's budding Cloud Player service can p...

By S. Sakr,   09.18.12
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09.04.12
Tesco recruits Andy McNab's e-book firm Mobcast to help win the Supermarket content war
09.04.12

Tesco recruits Andy McNab's e-book firm Mobcast to help win the Supermarket content war

Hot on the heels of purchasing Blinkbox and Peter Gabriel's WE7, Tesco has purchased Andy McNab's...

By D. Cooper,   09.04.12
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09.01.12
7digital named European music partner for Toshiba connected TVs
09.01.12

7digital named European music partner for Toshiba connected TVs

Media provider 7digital has mostly been making news on the Windows front recently, making its musi...

By J. Hidalgo,   09.01.12
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06.15.12
So, Tesco buys Peter Gabriel's WE7 music service for $16.7 million
06.15.12

So, Tesco buys Peter Gabriel's WE7 music service for $16.7 million

British Supermarket behemoth Tesco has snapped up WE7, a streaming music service co-founded by Pet...

By D. Cooper,   06.15.12
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05.17.12
Google patent application could mean melody-matching for YouTube
05.17.12

Google patent application could mean melody-matching for YouTube

YouTube has become a treasure trove for rare live editions, outtakes and covers of popular songs -...

By D. Cooper,   05.17.12
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04.19.12
What crisis? Sony Music buys EMI's back catalogue for $2.2 billion
04.19.12

What crisis? Sony Music buys EMI's back catalogue for $2.2 billion

While its parent company goes through a dramatic reinvention, Sony Music's scraped together $2.2 b...

By D. Cooper,   04.19.12
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07.06.11
Amazon Cloud Player hits iPad, adds unlimited storage, scoffs at constrained competition
07.06.11

Amazon Cloud Player hits iPad, adds unlimited storage, scoffs at constrained competition

20,000 songs? Not nearly enough. $24.99 a year? Way too spendy. Unlimited and $20 a year? That's...

By T. Stevens,   07.06.11
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12.08.09
Switched On: Apple's song remains the same
12.08.09

Switched On: Apple's song remains the same

Ross Rubin (@rossrubin) contributes Switched On, a column about consumer technology. Lala's busin...

By R. Rubin,   12.08.09
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