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ad-supported music

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Sony to take another look at ad-supported music streaming

Chief financial officer says that Sony, owner of one of the world's three major labels, needs to evaluate what kind of value it's getting in allowing catalog music to be streamed for free.

By November 18, 2014

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Amazon plans Hulu-like ad-supported video too?

Amazon may be planning an ad-supported video service, one that includes music videos and both original and licensed TV series as a counterpoint to its Instant Video download and subscription services, according to a report.

By March 27, 2014

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Beta-testing the video ad-supported Free All Music

Free All Music began a private beta test this week, and I'm satisfied with the value proposition, as the ad-viewing and MP3-downloading process is surprisingly painless.

By January 13, 2010

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EMI licenses songs to new ad-supported site

EMI is the second big recording company to cut deal with FreeAllMusic.com, a start-up that thinks it can succeed with ad-supported music.

By January 19, 2010

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CNET News Daily Podcast: Is free, ad-supported music downloading dead?

Greg Sandoval talks about what led to SpiralFrog's sudden death, and whether other sites have any hope of pursuing a similar model successfully.

By March 20, 2009

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Apple iTunes Radio no longer free

As of Friday, you will need to shell out for an Apple Music subscription if you want to listen to your favorite stations.

By January 29, 2016

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Spotify will bring you video starting this week

The mobile apps for the streaming-music service will finally incorporate short video clips. The trick will be to convert listeners to viewers.

By January 25, 2016

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Pandora goes free (and ad-supported) on Logitech Squeezebox--with other devices likely to follow

Pandora's subscription-based Internet music service will now be free on Logitech Squeezebox devices--though you'll have to sit through some ads.

By July 29, 2008

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Google's health-tracking wristband will do more than the Apple Watch

Google offers a free ad-supported music option to Google Play before the Apple Music launch. Meanwhile, Google X is working on its own wearable and you can be a part of Google's Project Jump.

By June 24, 2015

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EMI steps up for ad-supported streaming music

Record label is the third of the majors to sign licensing deals with social-networking site Imeem.

By October 29, 2007