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Rdio Launches 'You.FM' Radio Stations Amid Challenge From Apple And Google

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Rundle | Posted 08.08.2013 | UK Tech

Imagine a radio station that played obscure Scandinavian indie pop, hopeful wistful fuzz-punk and Andrew WK track after Andrew WK track after obscure...

'Radio Alan' Makes It Seems As If Alan Partridge Really Has a Radio Show

Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.10.2013 | UK Tech

Crash! Bang! Wallop! What an application! Alan Partridge creators Baby Cow have hit the back of the net with a new app, designed to make it feel as...

Apple Announces 1 Billion Podcast Subscriptions In iTunes

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 22.09.2013 | UK Tech

Although its $50 billion App Store stats might be a little sexier, Apple has announced a major milestone for that forgotten child of iTunes - podcasti...

Amazon 'AutoRip' Gives Free Digital Copies Of Every CD Bought Since 1999

PA | Posted 26.08.2013 | UK Tech

Online retailer Amazon has stepped up the battle for music sales by announcing it will give away digital versions when customers buy CDs and vinyl rec...

LISTEN: iTunes Radio - An Apple Playlist

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.06.2013 | UK Comedy

So Apple has announced the arrival of iTunes Radio this autumn. And given the recent claims involving the NSA and a program called Prism, we thought t...

Apple Nears Launch Of 'iRadio' Streaming Service

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 02.08.2013 | UK Tech

Apple is closer than ever to launching its own 'iRadio' music streaming service after another major label apparently agreed to jump on board. The C...

Iceland, iTunes and UK Parliament: Breaking the Taboo with Sam Branson

Jason Reed | Posted 01.07.2013 | UK Politics
Jason Reed

Drugs can often prove to be an arduous, convoluted conversation. To try and unpick the tangled knot that is global drug policy is fairly impossible. T...

The Digital Generation Demands Greater Ownership of Content

Shane Happach | Posted 02.07.2013 | UK Tech
Shane Happach

The ways in which music, films, TV programmes and reading material are purchased and consumed has transformed as a consequence of the online revolution. The digital industry has grown exponentially, and there has been a shift from the physical to the digital across all types of content and services.

Why I Support Making 'Ding Dong, the Witch Is Dead' Number One This Week

Adam Jung | Posted 09.06.2013 | UK Politics
Adam Jung

Making Ding Dong number one in the UK charts may seem childish, sure. But it also helps combat the revisionist narrative played across UK media. And it follows in proper punk tradition. It's a small, creative way to force the media to acknowledge Britons dislike for policies that have crushed the country.

Five-Year-Old Racks Up Huge Bill On Parents' iPad (VIDEO)

PA | Posted 01.03.2013 | UK

A five-year-old boy who racked up a £1,700 bill in just a few minutes on his parents' iPad has said he has learned his lesson. Danny Kitchen innoc...

Apple Sells 25 Billionth iTunes Track

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 08.04.2013 | UK Tech

Apple has announced the purchase of the 25 billionth song from its iTunes store. The 25 billionth song, 'Monkey Drums' (Goksel Vancin Remix) by Cha...

Enterprise App Stores: Give Employees the Bling Without the Sting

Vincent Smyth | Posted 01.04.2013 | UK Tech
Vincent Smyth

Nowhere do the hopes and fears associated with consumerisation of IT come into clearer focus than in the app store. Apps make the world go 'round. "There's an app for that" has become the motto for every aspect of waking and sleeping life. And enterprise apps run our businesses.

iTunes Match - Review

Raj Bains | Posted 19.03.2013 | UK Tech
Raj Bains

It was a true personal hell to get fully set-up, but I'd go through it all again at the drop of a hat if it meant I that I could carry on experiencing the service it created just after.

RIP HMV: Is the Digital Age the Death of Personal Legacy?

Leila Monks | Posted 19.03.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Leila Monks

When I imagine my own kids one day going through my "box" of memories I realise that there is no box. Even my inbox they won't have access to. Emails have replaced letters, pictures on facebook have replaced photographs, iTunes downloads have replaced CDs which in turn have replaced tapes and records - and then there's the Kindle.

Rogue App Purchases Costing Parents 'Thousands' Claims Watchdog

PA | Posted 18.03.2013 | UK Tech

Complaints about children accessing smartphone apps increased 300% in a year, with the potential for parents to be hit with bills running to thousands...

UPDATED: Bowie Single CAN Go To Number One

PA | Posted 11.01.2013 | UK Entertainment

UPDATE: The Official Charts Company have announced sales of David Bowie's 'Where Are We Now?' will still count towards the official Top 40, meaning 'W...

Bowie Returns To The Top Of The Charts

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 09.01.2013 | UK Entertainment

David Bowie's new single 'Where Are We Now?' and album 'The Next Day' have shot to the top of the UK iTunes download charts. The glam-rock singer u...

Digital Sales Hit Record: Is The End Of The Box In Sight?

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 03.03.2013 | UK Tech

More than a billion pounds was spend on digital goods for the first time in 2012. Sales of movies, music and video games online hit the record tota...

Young Teacher's Tragic Posthumous Single Makes iTunes Charts

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 21.12.2012 | UK Universities & Education

A posthumous Stevie Wonder cover, recorded by young teacher who tragically lost his battle with cancer last year, has been released on iTunes and has ...

iTunes 11 Released: What's New? And What's Good?

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 29.01.2013 | UK Tech

Apple has finally launched a long-awaited update of iTunes. iTunes 11 is available to download from Apple's website or from the Mac App Store. T...

Phil Howard's 'Kitchen Foundation' - Produce Parts 1 and 2

Phil Howard | Posted 25.12.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Phil Howard

This week saw the launch of the second episodes of my digital series 'Kitchen Foundation' - "Produce Parts 1 and 2".

If You Are Bored to Tears of X Factor Here Is Something New: Emerging Icons Featuring Erin K

Kat Jackman | Posted 11.12.2012 | UK Entertainment
Kat Jackman

A song by Erin K is like no other.

Wonderbra App Lets iPhone Users Undress A Supermodel

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 02.12.2012 | UK Tech

A controversial new app has taken 'Hello Boys' to the next level - by allowing users to undress a supermodel. The App, made by Wonderbra, allows us...

BBC 'Working On iPlayer For Music'

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 02.12.2012 | UK Tech

The BBC is said to be in talks to give licence-fee payers free streaming access to its massive archive of music recordings. The Beeb has a huge lib...

GRAPH: What Does A Mercury Nod Do For Your iTunes Sales?

David Emery | David Emery | Posted 13.11.2012 | UK Tech

This blog post looks at what happens to your chart position after a Mercury Nomination in iTunes....