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Warner, Universal and Sony Buy Shares in Shazam • Apple Rumoured to buy Beats for 3.2 Billion!

It’s been a crazy week on the financial side of the music and tech industry. Warner Music Group, Universal Music Group and Sony Music Entertainment have purchased $3 million shares each in Shazam Entertainment, creators of the immensely popular music app … Continue reading

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Apple Rumored to be Bringing High Res Audio to iTunes

In the “See I Told You So” and “That Didn’t Take Long” Catagory MacRumors and other Apple related sites are reporting Apple is exploring the option to launch a High Resolution Audio (HRA) option to it’s iTunes Music Store and iOS … Continue reading

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Digital Music Downloads Overtake Physical Media Sales

Digital music sales have overtaken physical media sales for the first time in history.  According to CNN Money, data from a recent Nielsen and Billboard report shows that 50.3% of music sales in 2011 were digital.  Digital sales have risen … Continue reading

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