CATEGORY: APPS & MOBILE

Live Streaming Music App Spotlite Raises $10 Million

Spotlite, "a direct to fan app that caters to the artist," has raised $10 million in a round led by Sequoia Capital China and...



Apple Has Acquired Shazam [OFFICIAL]

Apple has acquired Shazam, the company confirmed on Monday. The deal for the music and audio recognition app is reported to be worth $400...


4 Reasons You Should Use LinkedIn To Advance Your Music Career

While most musicians take the time to actively develop their presence on sites like Facebook and Instagram, many artists may not bother with what...


Tips, Creative Ways To Use Instagram Grids

Splitting a single photo into equal individual tiles for a grid photo posting has become a unique and effective way for artists and their...


6 Concert & Event Startups To Watch In The Coming Year

As the event technology renaissance continues, numerous companies are reshaping the event industry whether it's through apps or AI. Here we look at six...


Musical.ly Has become An Essential Proving Ground For Digital Natives

Often described as a lip-syncing app, Music.ly is notable for a number of reasons. The app is the first Chinese-created social media app to...


YouTube’s Feed Evolution and Why It Matters

Having been welcomed into the world way back in 2005, YouTube has naturally undergone some changes over time, but of all these changes, the...


Tidal Adds Direct In App Sonos Control

Tidal streaming subscribers can now control their Sonos audio sound system directly from within the TIDAL app. The upgrade follows similar in-app control announcements...


Bandsintown Expands Free Service To Concert Venues, Festivals

Concert discovery app Bandsintown has opened its platform to allow venues and festivals to claim their own official profiles and alert local music fans...


Musical.ly Just Sold For $800M, But Its Already Peaked, says Mark Mulligan

Musical.ly may have just sold for an eye-popping $800 million to $1 billion, but the app is already beyond its peak writes MIDiA analyst...