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Which is the best music streaming service in the UK? Spotify vs Rdio vs Deezer and more

Which is the best music streaming service in the UK? Spotify vs Rdio vs Deezer and more

By 14 November 2014

When it comes to digital distribution of media, music has always led the way. Napster had the music industry in uproar in 2002 when it was ordered shut down. Now with TV and film being torrented it's all starting up again with Pirate Bay in the sights... >>

Napster now available on BMW ConnectedDrive, plug in your iPhone for streaming music access

Napster now available on BMW ConnectedDrive, plug in your iPhone for streaming music access

By 12 August 2013

Napster has announced that its music-streaming service is now available to BMW car owners with ConnectedDrive. BMW ConnectedDrive is an in-car system that allows connection to all manner of internet services. The car, such as the new electric BMW i3,... >>

Napster music streaming app now available on LG Smart TVs

Napster music streaming app now available on LG Smart TVs

By 16 January 2013

Rhapsody owned Napster announced that the company is extending its music streaming reach into the living room through a new free app on LG's Smart TV line. The Napster app, available for download from the Premium Apps card on 2012 LG Smart TVs, gives... >>

Xbox 360 gets SkyDrive support along with 40 new apps worldwide

Xbox 360 gets SkyDrive support along with 40 new apps worldwide

By 11 December 2012

A whole swathe of new applications are coming to Xbox Live by next spring - 40 of them worldwide, in fact. And several are due next week, including UK debuts for SkyDrive, Napster and Karaoke, a hub for the Karaoke Channel. SkyDrive support will allow... >>

Rhapsody takes the fight to Spotify with European Napster buy-out

Rhapsody takes the fight to Spotify with European Napster buy-out

By 26 January 2012

The UK's streaming music arena could be set to welcome the arrival of a heavyweight contender by way of US giant Rhapsody. Rhapsody has just announced its European expansion through the acquisition of Napster International, following its takeover of... >>

Napster dies - service is officially no more

Napster dies - service is officially no more

By 2 December 2011

Napster has finally been laid to rest. It is no longer officially in existence, being merged entirely with Rhapsody today after the company purchased it from Best Buy last month.  Best Buy will still retain a stake in Rhapsody; they have owned the rights... >>

Pocket-lint Podcast #63

Pocket-lint Podcast #63

By 23 November 2011

The Pocket-lint Podcast turns its attention to Adobe's decision to stop supporting Flash for mobile devices, including Android beyond Ice Cream Sandwich. In addition, Rik Henderson, Stuart Miles and Dan Sung look at the problems that have surrounded the... >>

Spotify and Napster see mass exodus of record labels

Spotify and Napster see mass exodus of record labels

By 16 November 2011

Dance music distribution, manufacture and management company ST Holdings has withdrawn all of the content it looks after from Spotify, Napster, Simfy and Rdio. Out of the 238 labels it distributes, only four requested that they remain on the streaming... >>

Rhapsody buys Napster

Rhapsody buys Napster

By 4 October 2011

Rhapsody has announced it is to buy Napster from electronics retailer Best Buy as it tries to stay one step ahead of competing music services like Spotify. "This deal will further extend Rhapsody's lead over our competitors in the growing on-demand music... >>

Free music with CPW Android and iPhone offer

Free music with CPW Android and iPhone offer

By 3 August 2011

Napster has teamed up with the Carphone Warehouse in order to launch a nationwide (UK) offer, which could see you entitled to 3 months free music on Napster Unlimited plus Mobile. The offer's open to those of you who purchase a monthly contract or prepaid... >>


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