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.
The "YouTube for audio" is the latest streaming-music site to tout new ways artists can commercialize. Of course, for its 175 million monthly listeners, that means commercials.
SoundCloud is the latest service to gain support on the Sonos wireless home audio system.
What could've been the social network's biggest acquisition to date now appears to be kaput, according to reports.
A "YouTube for audio" acquisition would instantly give Twitter wide access to the music industry -- but it would be pricey.
NASA has created an album of sounds on Soundcloud, including rocket launches, recordings from space shuttle missions and even a song about water on the moon.
The company apparently held talks with Soundcloud but decided not do so with Pandora or Spotify, despite considering acquisition bids.
Subscription streaming service Rhapsody will let subscribers share entire tracks on Twitter and anyone can listen to the song in a tweet -- a first for the social platform.
This free app offers push-button recording for quick-and-dirty podcasting.
Wire together your own unique microphone that can reveal hidden sounds all around you.