Commentary: Here's why Tidal is my music service of choice. At least for now.
Is Napster still recognizable enough to bring in the subscribers? Rhapsody sure hopes so.
If you're willing to spend $15 per month, everyone in your house can enjoy Apple Music, Google Play Music or Spotify. But which one offers the most bang for the family buck?
Your listening habits at the likes of Spotify and Apple Music helped make streaming music the biggest source of revenue for the label.
Students will now get a 50 percent discount on yearly subscriptions to the streaming service.
Spotify, Pandora, Google Play Music and more will all be available data-free, with customers also getting access to gigs and music discounts.
Australians are spending more than ever on streaming according to new sales figures. But while the recording industry is praising the rise of digital music, streaming can't staunch the heavy losses seen in the past 15 years.
At Google's Nexus press event in San Francisco today, the search giant announced a new family plan that gives up to six people access to the Google Play Music library for $14.99 a month. Check out how it compares to competitive plans from Apple, Spotify, Rdio, and Tidal.
Chromecast Audio can plug into any speaker with a headphone jack to wirelessly stream music from your mobile device or PC.
Revenue from "freemium" music-streaming services is expected to surpass $1 billion by 2017, according to Juniper Research. Ultimately, they may also persuade more users to pay for subscriptions.