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Global brands snap up new .tickets domain names

Global brands snap up new .tickets domain names

Bands such as U2 and companies including Ticketmaster, Google, Amazon, eBay, Sky, Yahoo and Apple have all acquired newly available ...

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on Aug 21st 2015 at 8:04AM
Overnight news from around the world

Overnight news from around the world

Welcome to the Music Week Morning Briefing, a nice and succinct 8am email delivering you the most important music industry ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Aug 11th 2015 at 7:30AM
Ticketscript partners with Google for ticketing solutions

Ticketscript partners with Google for ticketing solutions

Ticketscript have partenered with Google, enabling tickets to be stored via the Google Now app.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Aug 5th 2015 at 10:54AM
Samsung partners with Google Play Music

Samsung partners with Google Play Music

Google Play Music has partnered with Samsung, offering a free six-month subscription with new Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge devices.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 28th 2015 at 10:29AM

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Google sees $17.7bn revenue growth in Q2 15

Google's Q2 2015 financial results show revenue growth of $17.7 billion, or 11% year-over-year, with constant currency revenue growth of ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Jul 17th 2015 at 11:46AM
Google launches free radio service

Google launches free radio service

Google is adding a free radio service to its Google Play Music app in the US.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jun 24th 2015 at 12:09PM
Pandora/Google/Amazon

Amazon, Google and Pandora launch coalition to battle digital royalties hike

Amazon, Google and Pandora have joined forces to launch a coalition to oppose efforts from musicians, publishers and record labels ...

RHIAN JONES
by RHIAN JONES
on Apr 30th 2015 at 11:15AM
Google launches Inside Abbey Road

Google launches Inside Abbey Road

Google has launched Inside Abbey Road, allowing fans to explore Abbey Road Studios digitally.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Apr 15th 2015 at 9:45AM

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YouTube still not profitable despite 1bn viewers per month - report

YouTube still not profitable despite 1bn viewers per month - report

YouTube still hasn't become a profitable business for Google, despite attracting more than one billion viewers each month.

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on Feb 26th 2015 at 9:45AM
Saavn

Saavn appoints ex-Google exec, reveals user numbers

Saavn, one of the first streaming services in India, has revealed that it is hiring ex-Google India executive Mahesh Narayanan as ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Jan 22nd 2015 at 1:15PM
Google received 345m takedown requests in 2014 - report

Google received 345m takedown requests in 2014 - report

Google received more than 345 million requests to remove supposedly infringing links in 2014, according to Torrent Freak. 

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Jan 6th 2015 at 11:30AM
European Parliament votes to limit commercial dominance of search companies

European Parliament votes to limit commercial dominance of search companies

European politicians have voted in favour of measures “to prevent any abuse in the marketing of interlinked services by operators ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Nov 28th 2014 at 10:38AM

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Google faces fresh pressure in Brussels break-up plan

Google could be commanded to separate its search engine from other commercial services in an attempt by competing companies to ...

RHIAN JONES
by RHIAN JONES
on Nov 24th 2014 at 11:00AM
YouTube strikes licensing deal with Merlin

YouTube strikes licensing deal with Merlin

YouTube has finally struck a deal with indie trade body Merlin to license music from the thousands of labels it ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Nov 12th 2014 at 11:16AM
Google ups efforts to highlight legal music services

Google ups efforts to highlight legal music services

Google has published an updated How Google Fights Piracy report, explaining how it attempts to fight piracy across its services.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Oct 20th 2014 at 10:59AM
Bob Geldof

Bob Geldof: 'Broadcasters should be ashamed of themselves'

Bob Geldof has accused Facebook, Google and broadcasting companies of "letting the music industry diminish" and painted a bleak picture ...

RHIAN JONES
by RHIAN JONES
on Oct 14th 2014 at 4:44PM

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Samsung and Google Play up music effort in Latin America

Samsung and Google Play up music effort in Latin America

Samsung and Google Play launched a promotion in September that will see all new owners of Samsung devices in 17 ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Oct 14th 2014 at 12:48PM
YouTube to launch ad and subscription music service 'in coming weeks' - report

YouTube to launch ad and subscription music service 'in coming weeks' - report

An ad and subscription-based YouTube music streaming service could emerge within weeks, according to a new report.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Oct 1st 2014 at 11:11AM
Samsung to offer free Google Play Music subscription in Brazil

Samsung to offer free Google Play Music subscription in Brazil

Google has partnered with Samsung, offering Google Play Music to the company's customers in Brazil.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Sep 29th 2014 at 3:55PM
'Albums and data are worth more than nothing'

'Albums and data are worth more than nothing' Gated Content

With just 1.18 million units sold across the UK last week, the album is one again looking in a precarious state. ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Sep 17th 2014 at 2:06PM
Google receives over 1 million take down requests per day

Google receives over 1 million take down requests per day

Google is currently being asked to remove up to one million alleged pirate links per day, according to TorrentFreak.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Aug 21st 2014 at 10:00AM
Vevo sale halted due to 'accelerating growth'

Vevo sale halted due to 'accelerating growth'

Music video streaming platform Vevo is no longer for sale, according to sources close to the New York Post.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Aug 19th 2014 at 3:21PM
Google tests 'Listen Now' ads directing search users to legitimate services

Google tests 'Listen Now' ads directing search users to legitimate services

Google is testing advertisements that give consumers the option to listen to tracks instantly via Spotify, Rhapsody, Google Play or ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Aug 11th 2014 at 10:38AM
Google offers Chromecast users free All Access Music trial

Google offers Chromecast users free All Access Music trial

Google is offering Chromecast users in the US a 90-day trial subscription to its All Access Music streaming service.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 25th 2014 at 10:29AM
Google execs join Spotify - report

Google execs join Spotify - report

Two Google executives are taking positions at Spotify, according to people close to the companies.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 22nd 2014 at 10:52AM