Omnifone Has Seen Huge Music Streaming Growth in Emerging Markets – Especially on Mobile Phones

Omnifone Has Seen Huge Music Streaming Growth in Emerging Markets – Especially on Mobile Phones

Overall Early Review of the Beats Music Subscription Service: Mobile First is Interesting But Lacking a lot of Features

Beats Music recently announced that they would be launching on January 21st. Since that time a lot of details and service images have been leaked. Here is a quick run down of the new Beats…

Spotify is Sending Mobile Music Free – Spotify Free Press Conference

If you missed the most recent Spotify press conference then here is the video. Spotify announced that they would be allowing users to listen to music on their mobile phones for Free. Enjoy.

Spotify to Launch a Free Version for Mobile Devices: Free Radio is Coming!

It has been reported (AllThingsD and WSJ) that Spotify are planning a free, ad-supported version of its streaming-music service on mobile devices. The Sweden-based music company has reached licensing deals with all three of the…

Piki.fm Shuts Down Mobile Music Streaming Service – Team Jumps Back to Working on Turntable.fm

In not a very big surprise Piki.fm is shutting down on September 23. Piki was the side project of Turntable.fm, who itself has really struggled to gain long term traction. Here’s the email that was…

Rhapsody Users are Listening More and More on Their Mobile Devices

Rhapsody has released some interesting mobile numbers. Rhapsody now has 47% of their listeners listen exclusively on their smartphones. This is an amazing stat for Rhapsody, but they have really struggled to make headway in…

Spotify Partners with Telefonica’s Movistar in Spain to offer discounted Spotify Premium service

Spotify has just partnered with Telefonica’s Movistar mobile brand in Spain. All Moviestar customers will receive a discounted Spotify Premium alongside its mobile subscription packages. The move adds to Spotify’s existing European telecom partnerships including…

Spotify Negotiating New Contracts with Major Labels and Free Mobile Option is Featuring Heavily

There is a great report over at TheVerge that talks about Spotify and their current negotiations with the major labels. Spotify has seen great adoption of their premium product and they feel that this is…

Napster Music Download Store Launches Their New Mobile Access Website

Napster, the pioneer of digital music, today announced subscribers can now access their account at m.napster.com from most web-enabled phones, regardless of carrier. Subscribers can now browse, search, preview and use account credits to download…

Spotify Sends In iPhone Application for Apple to Review

Previously here on RouteNote we wrote about how one of our newest partners Spotify is launching very soon in the US market. However, today Spotify has new news, they have sent in their iPhone application…