May 7th, 2013

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YouTube could launch paid subscriptions for specialist channels as early as this week, according to reports. The Financial Times says that the service could allow individual channels to charge as little...

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March 14th, 2013

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Universal Music Group and Samsung are teaming up to launch The Kleek, a mobile music streaming service available across Africa offering a catalogue of tracks, as well as artist, genre and celebrity playlists,...

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January 21st, 2013

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Several members of Universal Music UK's digital team have been brainstorming their expectations for 2013, laying out some of their ideas in a blog post. Mobile looms large, unsurprisingly. "With the...

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January 7th, 2013

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India-focused streaming music service Dhingana has inked a two-year deal with Universal Music to run advertisements for some of its artists, including 'roadblock' ads that have to be watched or listened...

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December 12th, 2012

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Last night, our parent company Music Ally put on an event in London to discuss what 2013 holds for digital music, with Universal Music's global head of digital business Francis Keeling saying mobile is...

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October 16th, 2012

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Recently, Universal Music launched a high-profile augmented reality promotion for the Rolling Stones through its own uView app. Now another bunch of rock legends is getting the AR treatment. Who? Kiss....

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September 20th, 2012

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The Rolling Stones have teamed up with Aurasma for a global augmented reality marketing campaign. In fact, it's a partnership between the Stones, ABKCO Music, Universal Music and Aurasma, running through...

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February 8th, 2012

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Universal Music has launched an iPhone app for Ladyhawke, just in time for her new album ‘Anxiety’. The app includes the usual news, tour dates and tweets, but there are some interesting features...

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September 15th, 2011

On the web, Universal Music’s Digster site offers curated playlists for streaming music services from its own editors and guest artists. Now it has an app to take the idea mobile. The Digster iPhone...

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