Tag Archives: Pandora

  • Jay Z’s Music Streaming Service Tidal Barely Making a Splash

    Apr 22, 15 by EURPublisher01 3 Comments

    *It’s been some rough seas so far for Jay Z’s new streaming service Tidal. The mogul purchased the company from Swedish parent Aspiro for $56 million in January, believing music streaming is where the industry is headed. (Money generated from streaming shot up 39 percent last year, helping digital music match physical sales for the […]

  • Pharrell Only Made $2.7k From 43 Million Plays of ‘Happy’ on Pandora – For Real?!

    Dec 26, 14 by Deron Dalton 4 Comments

    *Pharrell Wiliams probably isn’t happy about the lack of “Happy” money. One of the biggest singles of 2014 only made him $2,700 from Pandora after 43 million plays. Publisher Sony/ATV CEO Marty Bandier isn’t elated about the situation. And he wants money from streaming services to be distributed appropriately for all parties. “This is a totally unacceptable situation […]

  • Done Deal: Apple Acquires Dr. Dre’s Beats Electronics for $3 Billion

    May 28, 14 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

    *Apple has officially announced that it has purchased Dr. Dre’s Beats Electronics for $3 billion. With iTunes sales slowing, the move gives Apple something it desperately needs to compete in today’s digital music world – a subscription music service. While Apple’s App Store revenue is increasing, Morgan Stanley analyst Katy Huberty notes that iTunes revenue […]

  • Pandora Introduces Limit on Free Content to Mobile Users

    Mar 1, 13 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *Often on social media sites, we see folks posting their favorite music that they’re listening to, but that may soon change if they don’t fork over the dollars. Pandora has been the favorite music site for a lot of us because they play the hits with just a few interruptions from their sponsors. But some […]

  • Radio Personality Mo’Shay LaRen Praises EURweb’s BMM Artist Spotlight

    Jun 4, 12 by LaRita Shelby 1 Comment

    *Mo’Shay LaRen, midday personality for 100.3 WRNB- Radio One Philadelphia contacted EURweb with great enthusiasm over the first ever EURweb Black Music Month Artist Spotlight. Mo’Shay LaRen to EURweb: ” As much as I use EURweb as a go to resource for information on my show, I can’t believe I just stumbled upon this. I have […]

  • Don’t be Scurred, but Your Apps Are Watching You

    Dec 18, 10 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *Beware! Your smartphone is not always your friend. In fact, as the Wall Street Journal’s headline so aptly puts it, “Your apps are watching you.” An investigation by the Journal surveyed 101 popular smartphone apps for iPhone and Android models and found that 56 of them secretly transmitted the phone’s Unique Device Identifier (UDID) to […]