Music News, Page 14 ▼

Facebook Reportedly Planning Music Streaming Service Of Their Own

07/09/2015, Last week we reported that according to the rumors, Facebook was supposedly in talks with the major record labels. It was unclear as to why the social network was talking to them, but it was speculated then that it could hint that Facebook might be...

Rapper Records His Entire Album Inside An Apple Store

07/08/2015, What do you do when your computer is spoilt, or has been stolen, or your external hard drive fails on you when you’re trying to put a music record together and you can’t afford to get it fixed or buy a new one? Some people might have simply thrown...

iOS 9 Lets Users Stream Apple Music In High Quality Over Cellular

07/08/2015, When watching YouTube on cellular data, video quality is usually downgraded so that the videos load faster and so that it eats up less data. After all streaming at 480p is definitely less data intensive than streaming at 1080p. The same applies to Apple...

Spotify Wants Users to Circumvent The iTunes App Store

07/08/2015, In case you didn’t know this, but Apple charges developers a 30% cut for in-app purchases. This has resulted in services and apps such as ComiXology to remove its in-app purchase system in favor of purchasing via the web instead to avoid giving Apple...

Google Play Music Wiping Downloaded/Cached Songs On SD Cards

07/07/2015, If you’re subscribed to Google Play Music and you’re wondering why is it that as of late, your songs have been wiped from your SD card, well fret not because it seems that you’re not alone in experiencing this problem. There have been several...

Report: Spotify Users Leaving For Apple Music

07/07/2015, With Apple Music being integrated into iOS itself including the use and control of the service with Siri, we suppose it isn’t surprising that many users are finding it extremely compelling. In fact according to a recent finding, it seems that thousands...

Eddy Cue: Home Sharing For Music To Return In iOS 9

07/06/2015, It was recently discovered that in iOS 8.4, Apple oddly enough decided to kill off the Home Sharing feature for music. We’re not sure why they decided to do that, but it seems that the removal is only temporary because according to Apple exec Eddy Cue,...

Online Streaming Doubles In 2015, Digital Downloads Sees 10% Drop

07/03/2015, When Apple introduced iTunes back in the day, it changed the way many people consumed their music. Customers could now choose to pay for individual songs as opposed to having to buy an entire album, thus giving them more flexibility in choosing what they...

Apple Music Is Not Adding DRM To Songs You Already Own

07/03/2015, Like all streaming services, there is DRM involved. This makes sense because it prevents piracy and also ensures that artists are paid properly, like if you were to cancel your subscription, it makes sense that you would no longer be able to access the...

Apple Music Is Reportedly A Huge Battery Drain

07/02/2015, So Apple Music is here, and thanks to iCloud Music Library you can now potentially free up a ton of space on your phone and store your music in the cloud and stream it anytime and anywhere you want. Sounds great, doesn’t it? Unfortunately it is proving...

iCloud Music Library Reportedly Wreaking Havoc On iTunes Libraries

07/02/2015, When Apple introduced Apple Music, one of the features they introduced was the iCloud Music Library which on the surface is similar to iTunes Match – it scans your library to see if there are songs it can match, after which it will let you stream...

Facebook Reportedly In Talks With Major Music Labels

07/02/2015, Is the music streaming market getting a little crowded? We’re starting to think so, what with Apple Music, Spotify, Pandora, Rdio, Tidal, and etc., all of whom are fighting one another for a larger slice of the pie. However could Facebook be considering...

Apple Music Is Cheaper In Some Countries, Priced at $2 In India

07/01/2015, Apple Music will cost users $9.99 a month if they were to listen to it themselves, but if they have family members they’d like to share it with, it will cost $14.99. Seems fair and seems to be in line with what other services are priced at as well....