Who made and owns TikTok?

With 1.5 billion users, this makes TikTok the most popular social media app in the world right now, but who owns the short form video sharing app and is your personal information on the app…

1 man now owns Murfie’s collection of nearly a million personal CDs and vinyl

Customers who entrusted their music with Murfies can breathe a sigh of relief that the bankrupt company’s assets have been bought. Last year the Wisconsin based company shut its doors and didn’t reveal to it’s…

Fluent promise “immersive music” in a new kind of streaming service

A new Russian startup wants to provide a new, adaptive music streaming experience unlike the Spotifys and Apple Musics of the world. Fluent is a new music streaming startup from Moscow, Russia. They are hoping…

Mixhalo raise $10 million to play live music in your ears at events

We all love live music, but sometimes it’s hard to love the quality of the sound in a packed hall from old PAs. That’s where Mixhalo come in. Mixhalo is a startup that is aiming…

Spotify edge ever closer to making a profit with a great Q3

Spotify have been in the game a long time now, over 10 years, but the worldwide startup taking the world by storm with music streaming is still on it’s journey to profitability.  As Spotify approach…

The most successful startup in the world runs karaoke apps

When you think startups, you think pioneering design and revolutionary tech. so would it surprise you to find out that the most valuable startup in the world is the owner of a karaoke app? TikTok…

Finnish startup Hyperlive predicts the next chart-topping hits

A fresh company from Finland claim that their algorithms can predict what the next big tracks are going to be. Hyperlive, a startup from Finland, claim they have built a unique system of music analysis that…

will.i.am’s company just bought and earbud company because it’s still not dead

will.i.am won’t give up on his dream of being relevant in the world of technology and his company i.am+ are looking to Bluetooth earphones to make it for them. Makers of Bluetooth earbuds, Earin just…

Google are trying to turn screens into speakers with their new startup Redux

Google have quietly snapped up a new startup that is turning screens into speakers on devices like smartphones and tablets. Google have bought a UK startup that is developing some pretty fascinating tech. Though they…

Universal Music launch initiative to boost music startups worldwide

Universal Music Group want to help new music-based companies and innovators take off with a new accelerator initiative. Universal Music Group (UMG) are helping companies to start out in the music industry and establish their presence….