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Japan Has A J-Pop Band That Sings About Cryptocurrency

01/14/2018, Things like bitcoin, cryptocurrency (in which bitcoin is one of them), and blockchain are technological terms that seem to be a pretty hot topic these days, leading to some surprising announcements in which companies like Kodak are even getting in on....

Jimmy Iovine Refutes The Rumors He’s Leaving Apple

01/09/2018, Recently there have been some rumors to suggest that Apple Music’s Jimmy Iovine could be leaving Apple later this year. Given Iovine’s reputation and experience in the music industry, having him on board to help with Apple Music presumably gave Apple...


Spotify Announces That They Have Hit 70 Million Subscribers

01/05/2018, It probably goes without saying that Spotify is currently at the top of the hill when it comes to music streaming platforms. Back in 2017, the company boasted 60 million subscribers and just yesterday, they announced that they have managed to hit the 70...

Music Publisher Hits Spotify With $1.6 Billion Lawsuit

01/02/2018, It looks like music streaming service Spotify has run into a bit of legal trouble. Music publisher Wixen has recently sued Spotify over allegedly using thousands of songs without the proper license or compensation made to them, and are seeking damages as...

Robot DJ Makes Its Debut In A Club In Prague

12/21/2017, Have you wondered how hard it is to DJ in a club? On the surface it might seem easy, where you just play track after track, maybe adding a few effects in every now and then. However there is more to DJ-ing than you might think, such as being able to beat...

Amazon Will No Longer Let Users Upload Their Own MP3s

12/21/2017, When Apple Music first launched, many were wondering about their existing libraries and how it could be tied into the service. However Apple said that users could upload their own music to the cloud and it would then match it against that of the catalog...

YouTube Signs New Deal With Record Labels

12/19/2017, As it stands YouTube has their own music subscription service, but recently we have heard rumors that YouTube could be planning a new service called “Remix”. Whether or not those rumors are true remains to be seen, but there could be some evidence to...

Shazam For iOS Updated With Offline Mode

12/19/2017, In order for music identifying apps like Shazam to work, you will need an internet connection. This is because the music/TV show that is being recognized has to be matched against a database which obviously isn’t stored on the phones of all users. This...

Report Alleges That Tidal Only Has Enough Money For 6 More Months

12/13/2017, When Tidal launched, one of the ways it set itself apart from the competition was that they offered listeners supposed audiophile grade music, although it came at a rather steep cost, a cost that might have set them back in the game because according to a...

Apple Confirms Acquisition Of Music Recognition Service Shazam

12/11/2017, The other day it was rumored that Apple could be looking to acquire music recognition service Shazam. As it turns out the rumors were true because Apple has since confirmed the acquisition to the folks at 9to5Mac. As expected they did not dive into the...