In a move to combat music piracy through YouTube, a number of record labels have sued YouTube-mp3.org, claiming that the service promotes copyright infringement through its high volume of users.
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Nearly ten months after the app was originally released for Android, Apple Music is finally out of beta. Version 1.0 of the app is available from the Play Store, and contains a few new features.
Another year, and another pair of Bluetooth earbuds. JESBOD have come to the party with the QY13, boasting a magnetic power switch, in-line control, and a microphone. Let's see how they fare.
Music streaming service Rhapsody has announced that it will be rebranding to the name Napster, the service it acquired back in 2011. The announcement is a part of the company's restructuring plans.
As part of its Ready, Set, Summer celebration, Microsoft is offering massive discounts of various apps, games, music and movies. The deals include Minecraft: Windows 10 Edition Beta and more.
Microsoft's Ringtone Maker app for Windows 10 Mobile has left its beta stage, and is now available for all Windows 10 Mobile users, allowing you to create ringtones from music on your mobile device.
New research from ICM Unlimited suggests that music streaming actually increases the sales of vinyl too. The group of people most likely to listen to music on vinyl are those aged between 25-34.
Announced at BUILD 2016 in San Francisco today, Microsoft will bring one of the most requested features to the Xbox One this summer: the ability to play background music during game play.
Xiaomi and ACRCloud will be teaming up to bring track recognition capabilities to Xiaomi's 'Mi Music' application. The feature will allow users to hum tunes and have them identified.
New music streaming site, Wefre, launched two weeks ago with a Kickstarter campaign. Now it has postponed the site and cancelled the Kickstarter fearing legal ramifications.
The ability to play music in an app on the Xbox One while playing a game full-screen - rather than with the app snapped to one side - won't be available on the console until later this year.
For a limited time, Microsoft is offering free downloads of ten of the year's top albums to Windows 10 users "as a gift from us for the holidays, and to say thank you for the support".
Like it promised in September, Google has introduced a family plan for its Google Music service that will allow up to 6 people to listen to ad-free music on its service.
Spotify has always offered all the music on the service to all members. But the company is said to be considering giving artists the choice to make their music available only for paying subscribers.
Microsoft says its 10c Deals promotion was a big hit, and is celebrating with a Bonus Day of content, including movie rentals like 'Tomorrowland' and 'Furious 7', plus various apps, music and games.
To jump-start the upcoming Thanksgiving weekend in the United States, Microsoft has begun "10 Days of 10 Cent Deals", offering massive discounts on a wide range of apps, games, music and movies.
The company that brought us the award-winning Flip and Charge Bluetooth speaker is setting itself apart with the 'Pulse 2' - a water-resistant portable speaker wrapped with 100 LEDs.
Key Apple Music Executive Ian Rogers, responsible Apple Music and the Beats1 radio station, is departing the company in a surprising move only two months after the service launched in late June.
The Xbox Music discounts application, Music Deals will soon be retired, and a replacement will be hosted as a service on the Windows Store. This was confirmed in the recent update changelog.
A new study which breaks down the number of consumers who continue using Apple Music and the surprising numbers of individuals who are no longer utilizing the streaming service.
Microsoft has been tweaking the Windows Store for months now and recently integrated the former Xbox Music and Video stores into the Windows Store; they have just enabled this for multiple countries.
Facebook could be in the midst of building its first-ever streaming service, aimed at delivering both music and music videos with monetization through the massive social network.
If you've loved the easy access to free on-demand streaming music on platforms like Spotify, then Apple might be making a move to the top of your hate list.
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Grooveshark has ceased operations to avoid paying up to $736m in damages to music labels for copyright violations, posting an apology on its site for 'failing to secure licenses from rights holders'.
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Apple has released the first beta of iOS 8.4, which includes the first preview of its all-new Music app, introducing various features and UI enhancements, including a split-screen view on iPad.
A Russian coder recently found a vulnerability in YouTube which allowed him to delete any video on the service, he also said that he was "tempted to clean up Bieber's channel" following its discovery.
Microsoft has recently released Windows 10 build 10049 with Spartan for 'fast ring' Insiders, and with this new release you get the ability to test the Music and Video preview apps.
Microsoft is now allowing users to listen to music saved in their OneDrive folder free of cost. The functionality is only available to Windows customers using Windows 8.1.
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Google released an update for their iOS Google Play Music app earlier today, finally adding support for the iPad. The application allows you to store your music, download, stream and more.
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With no free music offered via Apple's 'Single of the week' promotion since the start of 2015, it appears that the company has discontinued this promotion much to the dismay of customers.
The Xbox team are beefing up the media offerings of the Xbox One with the launch of several new movie and music apps this week - and, as usual, US users stand to gain the most with the new apps.
An upcoming update to OneDrive and Xbox Music will soon make it easier to access and stream your music from anywhere and will even allow you to import playlists from other services.
Apple's longest standing device was recently discontinued, and it has spurred consumers to pay ridiculous prices for unused iPods with high capacity drives.
The big trial related to Apple's alleged anti-competitive practices against its rivals in the music downloading industry may simply be dropped after the plaintiffs failed to qualify.
Apple is being sued over antitrust concerns, with the plaintiffs claiming Apple stifled competition by taking actions such as deleting competitors' songs from its devices without a user's knowledge.
Microsoft is giving away 50 albums from various artists free of charge through its Xbox Music & Music Deals applications until December 15 to those within the US.
After Taylor Swift removed her music catalogue from Spotify, she faced quite some criticism from people claiming that she had 'sold her soul to Google', her spokesperson put these rumors to bed.
The Beats music subscription service will reportedly be rebranded under iTunes, and pushed to all iOS devices in an OS update next year - but it will continue to operate on a paid subscription model.
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In an attempt to take on the likes of Spotify, Deezer and Beats music, YouTube is aligning itself as a paid for music streaming service. And we could see it launch within a matter of weeks.
Microsoft retail stores now carry an exclusive bundle of Microsoft services that span entertainment, gaming and productivity in new Work & Play Bundle
Google is offering customers who purchase a Nexus 6 before the end of the year six months of free Google Play Music All Access, assuming you haven't previously subscribed or trialed it in the past.
For the first time in a long time iTunes is no longer the dominant player in the music industry, at least when it comes to Europe where streaming services like Spotify now brings in more cash.
Text files within the Xbox Music website are already showing that OneDrive locker service support will be coming very soon, allowing users cloud access to their music files from any Xbox Music device.