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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
Traxsource partners with Audiolock to 'help boost label sales'

Traxsource partners with Audiolock to 'help boost label sales'

Underground digital music store Traxsource has partnered with anti-piracy service Audiolock.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Jul 22nd 2014 at 10:49AM
Google net profit up 5.9% YoY in Q2 2014

Google net profit up 5.9% YoY in Q2 2014

Google reported a 5.9% increase in net income for the second quarter of 2014, while revenues were up 22%.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jul 18th 2014 at 2:20PM

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Google's fastest-growing revenue segment driven by Play store

Google's fastest-growing revenue segment driven by Play store

Google’s fastest growing business segment, described as “Other Revenue,” saw a half-billion dollar year-over-year revenue increase, driven mostly by Google ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Jul 18th 2014 at 11:07AM
5 ways Google wants to help fight piracy

5 ways Google wants to help fight piracy Gated Content

Despite being touted by rights-holders as a major facilitator for piracy, search giant Google has outlined five key steps ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jul 18th 2014 at 10:29AM
YouTube revenue $3.5 billion in 2013 - report

YouTube revenue $3.5 billion in 2013 - report

YouTube’s revenue in 2013 was $3.5 billion, according to reports.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 8th 2014 at 11:47AM
Digital Deals: 'We need strategic, long-term vision and a positive approach to licensing'

Digital Deals: 'We need strategic, long-term vision and a positive approach to licensing' Gated Content

The following is a piece by Gregor Pryor, head of media and technology practice at Reed Smith law firm.


on Jul 7th 2014 at 2:37PM

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Songza

Google buys Songza - confirmed

Google has bought playlist site Songza to enhance its Google Play Music All Access subscription service.

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Jul 2nd 2014 at 2:53PM
8tracks

8tracks rejected Google purchase offer - report

Music discovery streaming site 8tracks reportedly rejected an offer to be bought by Google last year.

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Jun 18th 2014 at 10:09AM
YouTube

'Indies must find strong ally in fight with YouTube' Gated Content

I've seen what it looks like when Google bares its teeth. Man, it’s so damn pretty.

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Jun 12th 2014 at 3:37PM
Google

Google joins coalition to cut-off pirate sites from ad revenue - report

Google has reportedly joined a new coalition to stop pirate sites earning ad revenue in Italy.

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Jun 10th 2014 at 10:22AM

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Google offered $15 million to buy Songza - report

Google offered $15 million to buy Songza - report

Google is in talks to acquire music streaming service Songza for around $15 million, the New York Post reports.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jun 9th 2014 at 11:27AM
Google

'Google should lead search engines' piracy fight' - Weatherley

The Prime Minister’s IP Adviser Mike Weatherley has called on Google to take the lead in setting responsible industry standards ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on May 29th 2014 at 1:48PM
Mike Weatherley

10 ways search engines should help battle piracy - according to PM's IP Adviser

The Prime Minister’s IP Adviser Mike Weatherley MP has released a detailed report to Government calling on search engines to ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on May 29th 2014 at 1:15PM
'Google break-up should be considered,' says German minister

'Google break-up should be considered,' says German minister

Germany’s vice chancellor and minister for economic affairs, Sigmar Gabriel, has stated that a break-up of Google as a company ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on May 19th 2014 at 11:41AM

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US Congress pressures Google over piracy action

Google has been warned by US Congress to take better action against copyright infringement, or government will be forced to ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Apr 16th 2014 at 12:35PM
Piracy

Piracy takedown notices to Google up 711% in 4 years - report

DMCA takedown notices received by Google has reportedly increased by 711,887% in four years.

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Mar 26th 2014 at 10:02AM
The 1975/Google

Google starts synching tour dates direct from artists

Google has launched a feature that syncs tour dates direct from artists when fans use the website's search tool to ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Mar 14th 2014 at 9:56AM
Google

Google: 'Piracy is an availability and pricing problem'

Online piracy is primarily a problem of the availability and price of content.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Mar 11th 2014 at 3:08PM
YouTube

YouTube 'periodically auditing' views, will remove fraudulent numbers

Google has declared it is 'periodically auditing' video views on YouTube as part of the ongoing battle to improve view-count accuracy.

Tina Hart
by Tina Hart
on Feb 5th 2014 at 10:51AM
BBFC

BBFC adds to push for online music video age-ratings

The British Board of Film Classification (BBFC) has said it wants an age-rating system for online videos introduced as soon ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Jan 14th 2014 at 11:27AM
Google

Google 'needs to show greater respect for copyright law' - IFPI

IFPI chief executive Frances Moore has said Google needs to take more meaningful action to help curb online copyright infringement.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jan 14th 2014 at 9:51AM
Google

Google to bring Android in-car

Google has partnered with Audi, Honda, Hyundai and GM to put its Android operating system in cars.

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Jan 8th 2014 at 10:41AM
YouTube

Christophe Muller promoted to Director of Global Music Partnerships at YouTube

Former Google executive Christophe Muller has been promoted at YouTube to director of global music partnerships.

Tina Hart
by Tina Hart
on Jan 6th 2014 at 10:36AM