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Tesco set to launch iTunes rival Digital Locker

Tesco set to launch iTunes rival Digital Locker

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Tesco's ambition to stick its fingers into as many pies as possible continues, as news comes out that it will be launching a "Digital Locker" for users to store digital content. The new service will allow customers to buy a music CD or DVD in store or... >>

How to download music from YouTube

How to download music from YouTube

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YouTube has become as an important source of music as any these days. It just so happens that the songs all have to have a visual component to them as well - whether you actually watch them or not. Of course, if you'd rather not have to navigate to the... >>

Apple iTunes store sells its 10th billion download

Apple iTunes store sells its 10th billion download

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Apple has announced that its customers have downloaded 10,000,000,0000 (10bn) iTunes tracks since the store first opened in 2003. In what the company called "One huge milestone for music" the Cupertino based company offered shoppers the chance to win... >>

Apple offers $10,000 prize for 10,000,000,000th song download

Apple offers $10,000 prize for 10,000,000,000th song download

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Apple is offering one lucky shopper $10,000 dollars in the form of an iTunes gift card if they happen to be the buyer of the 10 billionth song from the iTunes store. In what the company is calling "One huge milestone for music" the Cupertino based company... >>

Vodafone claims most paying music subscribers in Europe

Vodafone claims most paying music subscribers in Europe

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It seems Vodafone's DRM-free music is going down well with consumers as it has announced that nearly 450,000 Vodafone customers have signed up to its music subscription services since 2009. Vodafone is claiming this customer base gives it the largest... >>

Majority of Pocket-lint readers still buy CDs

Majority of Pocket-lint readers still buy CDs

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Despite the rise of both digital downloads - now thankfully mostly DRM-free - and free music streaming services, it seems the humble CD still has life in it yet. In a recent Pocket-lint poll we asked our readers if they still bought the physical format.... >>

iTunes "12 days of Christmas" freebies kick off

iTunes "12 days of Christmas" freebies kick off

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Did you get an iPod or iPhone for Christmas? Then you'll be happy to hear Apple is offering free content to help you get it filled up. As is becoming a Yule tradition, Apple is running its "12 days of Christmas" promotion, this means from Boxing Day until... >>

WEBSITE OF THE DAY - One Track Mind

WEBSITE OF THE DAY - One Track Mind

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If you like discovering new music but are a little lazy about going out of your way to do so, then One Track Mind could be the site for you. A simple premise, it offers one new song every day from a new artist for your listening pleasure with the free... >>

BPI says one in three still downloading music illegally

BPI says one in three still downloading music illegally

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New legal services that offer consumers free access to songs - such as We7, Spotify and Last.fm - are not stopping people from illegally downloading music, says the British Phonographic Industry. A survey carried out for the industry body (that's aim... >>

iTunes offers five free songs Facebook bribe

iTunes offers five free songs Facebook bribe

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Apple is giving away five free songs to UK-dwellers who sign up to become a fan of iTunes on Facebook. As part of iTunes' "Indie Spotlight" programme, the freebie tunes are predetermined, rather than a pick-what-you-want option. Those fan-ing iTunes on... >>