Music streaming

YouTube enters music streaming with eye on casual fan

YouTube enters music streaming with eye on casual fan

 Called YouTube Music, the platform will offer songs both with and without video, and users will be able to switch instantly to an audio-only mode.

Nov 13, 2015, 16:43 PM IST

Micromax buys stake in Gaana, to integrate app with handsets

Country's second largest handset maker Micromax Wednesday said it has invested in Gaana, India's largest music broadcast and streaming service.

Oct 14, 2015, 21:57 PM IST

Saavn launches music streaming service for windows 10

Saavn for Windows is launching as a Universal Windows App with an adaptable layout for desktop and tablet.

Aug 27, 2015, 18:53 PM IST

Apple Music attracts more than 11 mn trial members since June 30

Apple Music rolled out a three-month free trial period on June 30. Nearly 2 million people opted for the free trial family plan, which will cost $14.99 a month for up to six family members, the company said.

Aug 06, 2015, 18:38 PM IST

Josh Greenberg, co-head of fallen streaming site Grooveshark dead at 28

A co-founder of Grooveshark, an early leader in music streaming that recently closed under threat of crushing financial penalties to record labels, has died at 28, police said Monday.

Jul 21, 2015, 02:51 AM IST

Apple Music goes live as tech giant bids on streaming

Apple`s new streaming service went live Tuesday with a flashy radio station and artist exclusives, as the company that dominated digital music through iTunes looks to the future.

Jul 01, 2015, 05:14 AM IST
Jay-Z says he is Steve Jobs of music streaming business

Jay-Z says he is Steve Jobs of music streaming business

Jay-Z, who has been facing a lot of criticism lately for having low number of subscribers on his music streaming site Tidal, has now compared his site to Apple and Nike.

May 18, 2015, 13:53 PM IST
Jay-Z bids USD 56 Million for music streaming services

Jay-Z bids USD 56 Million for music streaming services

Rapper Jay-Z is expanding his empire into music streaming business.

Feb 02, 2015, 08:15 AM IST

YouTube to launch paid music service

Google Inc`s YouTube said on Tuesday that it plans to launch a paid streaming music service, amid criticism that its existing, free video website might block the music videos of labels that do not agree to its terms.

Jun 18, 2014, 10:11 AM IST

Apple close to buying Beats for $3.2 billion: Source

Apple Inc is close to paying a record USD 3.2 billion for Beats Electronics, two people with knowledge of the matter said.

May 09, 2014, 08:52 AM IST