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Music-streaming service Grooveshark shuts down

Controversial service had faced paying damages of hundreds of millions of dollars in copyright infringement lawsuit filed by record labels.

By April 30, 2015

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Vevo names a new maestro

The music-video streaming company finds a permanent CEO in Erik Huggers, who ran Intel's TV service before the chip company jettisoned it with a sale to Verizon.

By April 30, 2015

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Pandora earnings return to the same old song

The Internet radio service shows a better-than-expected bottom line after it surprised with weak results at the end of last year, but investors remain focused on cooling listener growth.

By April 23, 2015

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Singer-songwriter Kelly Rowland's favorite tech

Kevin Frazier, co-anchor of OMG Insider, catches up with Kelly Rowland in New York to talk tech, music, and her favorite social media apps. Plus, CNET Senior Editor Brian Tong breaks down the best in music-streaming services such as Spotify, Pandora, and Beastmode.fm.

By June 5, 2013

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Singer-songwriter Kelly Rowland's favorite tech

Kevin Frazier, co-anchor of OMG Insider, catches up with Kelly Rowland in New York to talk tech, music, and her favorite social media apps. Plus, CNET Senior Editor Brian Tong breaks down the best in music-streaming services such as Spotify, Pandora, and Beastmode.fm.

By June 4, 2013

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Attention, artists: Streaming music is the inescapable future. Embrace it

Music's bedrock business will be selling access to streams, not ownership of tunes. So what does that mean for the artists you love? It should be music to their ears.

By November 14, 2014

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Taylor Swift is right about music, wrong about Spotify, says CEO Ek

Spotify's Daniel Ek says the world's top subscription streaming-music service added 2.5 million paying members in fewer than six months and has returned a total of $2 billion to the music industry.

By November 11, 2014

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Taylor Swift's record label disputes Spotify payment claims

Singer received less than $500,000 in the past 12 months for US music streaming, label tells Time magazine.

By November 12, 2014

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Spotify is earning some artists more than iTunes in Europe

Music publisher Kobalt says "the pipes are broken" in the record industry, but has seen a huge surge in money from streaming sites.

By November 6, 2014

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SoundCloud goes legit, licensing music from major label Warner

The "YouTube for audio" signs its first deal with one of the three major record labels, which will give it access to songs for a subscription-streaming service to launch in 2015.

By November 4, 2014