Social network VKontakte (VK) launching a music subscription service

Russian social network site VK (formerly VKontakte) have revealed plans to launch a music subscription service sometime this year. In a massive shift for the popular European social network VK they have revealed plans to…

Twitter just invested $70 million in SoundCloud 2 years after their attempt to buy them

Twitter are investing a giant amount of money into music streaming site SoundCloud, and they just gave them the largest piece. As part of an investment that sources say will total around $100 million, Twitter…

Facebook Integrate Spotify Into Messenger To Share Music

You can now easily share music from Facebook’s Messenger app to your friends and family with new Spotify integration. Messenger is Facebook’s mobile app for talking with all your Facebook friends. Recently Facebook updated the app…

Twitter Investing In Connected Headphones Developer ‘Muzik’

Twitter are investing in Muzik, a company creating headphones that connect your music to social media. Twitter have invested in a high-end headphone company that are designing “connected headphones”. What are connected headphones you may…

The New Features of Shazam and it’s Future

Shazam recently announced that they will be integrating a social media platform into their service, which gives users the ability to find the details of a song just by “listening” to a segment of it….

How do I get a verified name for my channel?

YouTube reviews a variety of factors in order to determine eligibility for name verification. If your channel qualifies, you will automatically receive a name verification badge on your Google+ page or profile over time. Name…

Spotify – Most Shared Tracks by Spotify users (the most-shared tracks to Facebook, Twitter or Tumblr; global) – Top 10

Spotify – Most Shared Tracks by Spotify users (the most-shared tracks to Facebook, Twitter or Tumblr; global) – Top 10 1.       Gotye ‘Somebody That I Used To Know’ 2.       Carly Rae Jepsen ‘Call Me Maybe’…

Billboard Social 50 Music Chart: Only 2 Years Behind the Times

Billboard has announced their new Social 50 chart. Serving as a complement to Billboard’s existing weekly rankings, the Social 50 chart will tally artists’ popularity using a formula blending weekly additions of friends/fans/followers along with weekly artist page views and weekly song plays on MySpace, YouTube, Facebook, Twitter and iLike.

OK Go are Running a Facebook Competition and Winners gets Engraved iPad

Ok Go has been receiving a huge amount of press over the last three months and this week is no different. OK Go won a Webby award for their online videos and now they are…