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YouTube Announces Paid Streaming Music Service

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 11.12.2014 | Technology

YouTube announced on Wednesday that it is launching an ad-free subscription music service called YouTube Music Key for both desktop and mobile. Th...

Google+ Is Alive With The Sound Of Musicians!

Huffington Post | Matthew Rappaport | Posted 02.27.2014 | Entertainment

The internet is loaded with talented people, especially ones promoting themselves on social media. One cool tool that musicians have discovered is Han...

Timothy Stenovec

Google Doesn't Care If Its Music App Doesn't Kill Spotify | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 05.16.2013 | Technology

On first inspection, Google All Access, the new streaming music service that Google announced on Wednesday, is merely a late arrival to an already cro...

Google Launches Spotify Killer

The Huffington Post | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 05.15.2013 | Technology

The music streaming wars have officially begun. Google on Wednesday announced Google Play Music All Access, a streaming music service for smartphon...

How To Watch Google's Big Annual Conference Live

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.15.2013 | Technology

During Google's annual developers' conference on Wednesday, called Google I/O, we expect the online search giant to wow us (or at least try) with seve...

Report: Google Plans To Kill Spotify

Reuters | Posted 07.15.2013 | Technology

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Google Inc has signed licensing deals with Universal Music Group and Sony Music Entertainment to launch a subscription music...

Google's Music Matching Reportedly Swaps Naughty Songs For Cleaned-Up Versions

The Verge | Posted 02.25.2013 | Technology

Some users of Google Music's new scan-and-match functionality, recently rolled out in the US, are complaining of problems when it comes to explicit co...

Google Music Launches Free 'Scan And Match' Service

AP | Posted 02.18.2013 | Technology

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Google is turning on a "scan and match" service for Google Music users to store copies of their songs online, offering for free w...

Google’s Cloud-Based Music-Matching Service Has Arrived… And It’s Free

Ars Technica | Posted 02.18.2013 | Technology

Google has announced its own music-matching locker service, but unlike Amazon's Cloud Player and Apple's iTunes Match, this new service is free. Googl...

CNET: Google Music Not Living Up To Expectations

CNET | Posted 02.24.2012 | Technology

Google Music was supposed to have an inside track marketing music to the 200 million Android users, but performance so far is not what was expected. ...

Sundance Music Festival: 5 Ways to Grow the Live Shows Without Overdoing It

Taryn Haight | Posted 03.31.2012 | Entertainment
Taryn Haight

It wasn't until night two, during a lively performance by Vintage Trouble, that an overheard comment forced me to realize how impressive the music portion of the festival really was.

T-Mobile and Google Music Launch "Magnified Artists" Music Store at Sundance

Taryn Haight | Posted 03.24.2012 | Technology
Taryn Haight

The concept is perhaps the biggest leap yet in this still hot and malleable direct-to-fan era of music vending -- and the process is quite simple once you remove the middleman.

Apple: This Is How You Use iTunes Match

The Huffington Post | Jason Gilbert | Posted 12.27.2011 | Technology

iTunes Match, the cloud music service from Apple that allows users to play the tracks and albums on their devices from anywhere, was the "One More Thi...

WATCH: Apple Rival Mocks iPhone Fanboys AGAIN

The Huffington Post | Jason Gilbert | Posted 12.09.2011 | Technology

Samsung continues its snarky assault on those who wait (in line for the new iPhone 4S) in its latest ad, released Friday morning. By now, the setup...

iTunes Match vs. Google Music

AP | By RYAN NAKASHIMA | Posted 11.29.2011 | Technology

LOS ANGELES -- In recent weeks, Apple, Google and have each launched the missing puzzle piece in their wireless mobile music systems. Appl...

A Look at Google Music and Apple iTunes Match

Larry Magid | Posted 01.22.2012 | Technology
Larry Magid

Last week was big for online music. Apple finally got around to launching its long-awaited iTunes Match service and Google Music graduated from beta test to an almost full-fledged online and mobile music platform.

Jason Gilbert

Google Music Just Made iTunes Match Irrelevant | Jason Gilbert | Posted 11.17.2011 | Technology

Google has often been accused of stealing ideas from Apple, most famously by Steve Jobs pointing to Android. And on first glance, Google's music playe...

Google Music's 7 Coolest Features

The Huffington Post | Ramona Emerson and Catharine Smith | Posted 11.17.2011 | Technology

Google Music launched on Wednesday at a star-studded event in Los Angeles. The search giant announced that their socially integrated iTunes rival woul...

How Online Music Stores Stack Up

The Huffington Post | Ramona Emerson and Chris Spurlock | Posted 11.17.2011 | Technology

On Wednesday, Google announced its long awaited music service, called simply Google Music. The service's online music store, which currently boast...

Google Music Service Is Here

The Huffington Post | Jason Gilbert | Posted 11.17.2011 | Technology

Google is officially in the music business. At an event in Los Angeles, Google announced Google Music, its cloud-storage and music-sales service es...

What To Expect From Google's Big Announcement

The Huffington Post | Ramona Emerson | Posted 11.16.2011 | Technology

On Wednesday at 2 p.m. PT (5 p.m. ET), Google is expected to announce a music downloading service or store. While Google has not confirmed that th...

What Will Google Announce At Next Big Event?

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 01.11.2012 | Technology

Google has sent around event invitations that apparantly point to an announcement about the company's latest music project. Things will kick off at...

Here's How Google Could Bring iTunes To Its Knees

The Huffington Post | Ramona Emerson | Posted 12.26.2011 | Technology

According to multiple sources, including Android boss Andy Rubin, Google's full-blown, socially integrated music store is very close to launch. Mobile...

To Cloud or Not to Cloud? That is the Digital Question

Mike Pratt | Posted 11.21.2011 | Technology
Mike Pratt

We've become so comfortable and familiar with the ability to physically store and own our content that it might be difficult to comprehend the idea of having something that you can't actually hold.

New Google Feature Offers Free Music--With A Catch

TechCrunch | Posted 10.18.2011 | Technology

Music Beta, remember it? It’s the online music locker service that Google unveiled at I/O in May. But the keyword in the title very much remains “...