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Internet Radio Thriving, Putting Pressure On Other Music Formats
2012-11-09 19:57:05

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Over half of all internet users choose to listen to music using internet radio or on-demand music services these days. This is according to the "Music Acquisition Monitor," a report from the NPD Group that tracks the use of Pandora and other music services. That 50 percent of internet users equates to about 96 million people who flock to music services such as Pandora, Last.fm, Slacker Radio, YouTube, VEVO, Rhapsody and other...

Microsoft Unveils Xbox Music Service
2012-10-15 09:45:56

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Just days before they announced their latest smartphone, the Wall Street Journal and the New York Times predicted Apple could be poised and ready to release their take on a music streaming service in the vein of Pandora or Spotify. If this rumor is true, it looks like Microsoft may beat them to the punch, as they plan to announce Xbox Music, a service with a catalog of music 30 million tracks deep and the potential penetration...

Facebook Open Graph Revisions Include Notices
2012-10-12 13:32:38

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Just about every online action can potentially end up posting itself to Facebook. Listen to music on Spotify and your playlist is posted. Watch a show on Hulu and your friends will see that too. And if you read an article on Yahoo, that will get posted to your timeline with a "Jimmy read this article" tag. That's been the behavior of Facebook for the past year due to Open Graph, an API that lets developers automate posts to user...

2012-10-09 04:00:56

Telematics Update: Spotify´s Pascal de Mul, Head of Global Hardware and Partnerships, will head to San Diego this December for the Content and Apps for Automotive USA 2012 Conference to meet with Honda, BMW, Toyota and Mercedes-Benz to explore the concept of an embedded app within the car dashboard. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) October 08, 2012 As app development issues across the automotive platforms are being solved, and connectivity increases, it has made it easier for content providers...

Facebook Gifts May Bring In Additional Revenue
2012-09-28 13:13:02

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Make no bones about it, Facebook wants nothing more than to be the virtual representation of your everyday real life. The Facebook profile is already a virtual representation of each user, complete with a timeline of one´s significant life events, a page full of likes and possible dislikes, and photo albums detailing one´s life. These users can also use Facebook´s virtual currency, buy apps and even use their...

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