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Tidal Hit With $5 Million Lawsuit Over Alleged Unpaid Royalties

03/01/2016, There have been many artists who have initially voiced out against music streaming services, namely because the amount of money they make for streams is very low. There is also the issue of royalties and this is a problem that music streaming service...

Samsung Could Be Interested In Acquiring Tidal

02/26/2016, The Tidal music platform has been around for a couple of years, although it was only last year that the platform gained more mainstream popularity when hip-hop mogul Jay-Z acquired the company. Since then, the platform has managed to net some pretty...

Band Claims Final Fantasy XIV Ripped Off Their Song

02/25/2016, Graphics, gameplay, and story are important elements in a game, but so is the game’s music. Having a great soundtrack only serves to further the immersion into the game, which is why soundtracks for games like Journey have been widely lauded. However...

Mighty Audio Puts Spotify Into An iPod Shuffle-Like Device

02/24/2016, Want to listen to Spotify on the go? You can download the music streaming platform’s app on your smartphone or tablet. However the downside is that you will need an internet connection, or subscribe to Spotify Premium where you will then be able to save...

Google Play Music Will Show YouTube Videos In Search Results

02/22/2016, Say you’re looking for a song on Google Play Music, but then you realize that you’d much rather watch its music video than listen to the song itself. This usually means you will have to fire up the YouTube app or your browser which is frankly...

Kanye West Considering Legal Action Over Life Of Pablo Pirates

02/19/2016, Kanye West’s The Life of Pablo album was originally supposed to be a Tidal exclusive for a week, but some reason, the musician decided that he would make the exclusivity permanent and not even offer it up for sale on iTunes. While West has a ton of...

LINE Shuts Down MixRadio Streaming Service

02/15/2016, Back in 2014, messaging app LINE bought MixRadio from Microsoft. For those unfamiliar, MixRadio was probably one of the earlier music streaming services from back in the day and was originally launched by Nokia, at least until Microsoft acquired the...

Kanye West’s Album Will Now Be Exclusive To Tidal

02/15/2016, A couple of days ago, Kanye West launched his latest album, The Life of Pablo, as an exclusive on Tidal. Initially the exclusivity was supposed to be for a week, but it looks like West has since changed his mind and in his latest tweet, he has revealed...

Tidal Leaps To No. 1 In App Charts, Thanks To Kanye West

02/15/2016, While the Tidal music streaming platform is backed by some pretty big names in the music industry, it is seems that the platform hasn’t gotten the same amount of attention compared to the likes of Pandora, Spotify, or Apple Music. However things have...

Apple Music Now Has 11 Million Subscribers

02/12/2016, Last month a report from the Financial Times revealed that Apple Music had 10 million subscribers. This is quite an accomplishment given that the platform is less than a year old, and it looks like the numbers are coming along rather nicely. During an...

Pandora Reportedly Considering Selling Itself

02/11/2016, It was just last November that Pandora announced that they would be acquiring Rdio’s assets for $75 million. If anything, it sounded as if the company was doing pretty well for themselves and were just acquiring one of their competitors in the music...

Serato’s Pyro App Will DJ Your Party For Free

02/11/2016, For those who are into DJ-ing or music production, chances are you have heard of the company Serato. For those who aren’t familiar, Serato is a company that specializes in software designed specifically for DJs. Now if you’re not a DJ, fret not...

Apple Music Will Be Finally Available On Sonos Today

02/10/2016, One of the perks of owning a pair of Sonos speakers is that it has the ability to stream music from the speakers via streaming platforms such as Spotify. Last year the company launched a beta program in which Apple Music’s streaming capabilities were...

Rihanna’s Exclusive With Tidal Sees The App Rocket In Popularity

01/29/2016, Apple Music and Tidal burst onto the scene at roughly the same time, but unfortunately for Tidal, Apple Music seemed to have gotten most of the exposure. Tidal’s price (at the start) was also a very big turn off for many users, which saw the app grow...