Vevo archive

  • Spotify buys music data firm The Echo Nest - a platform that powers Rdio and more
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    Spotify buys music data firm The Echo Nest - a platform that powers Rdio and more

    By 6 March 2014

    Spotify has announced that it acquired a music intelligence company called The Echo Nest. According to its website, The Echno Nest provides data and music services to developers, media services, social networks, and big companies including iHeartradio,...

  • Google Chromecast update adds support for Songza, Vevo, RealPlayerCloud and 7 more apps
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    Google Chromecast update adds support for Songza, Vevo, RealPlayerCloud and 7 more apps

    By 10 December 2013

    Chromecast has received a huge update that brings support for 10 apps and services, enabling users to cast a wide array of content to their television such as action sports, news, music videos, and more. Specifically, Google's streaming dongle now supports...

  • Yahoo partners with Vevo for its music videos service in the UK
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    Yahoo partners with Vevo for its music videos service in the UK

    By 19 November 2013

    Yahoo has inked a deal with Vevo to provide the music video collective's 75,000 music videos to its Yahoo Screen and omg! services in the UK. The deal will be a syndication, giving Yahoo users the ability to stream the VEVO music videos on their mobile...

  • Vevo launches on Samsung Smart TVs for your music video obsession
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    Vevo launches on Samsung Smart TVs for your music video obsession

    By 9 October 2013

    Vevo, a popular music video streaming, has launched on Samsung's Smart TV line, the company announced. Vevo will provide access to 75,000 HD music videos and concert performances from users television sets, for the whole family to dance and gawk over...

  • Vevo to opt out of YouTube's offline viewing feature
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    Vevo to opt out of YouTube's offline viewing feature

    By 20 September 2013

    It appears not everybody is excited about YouTube's offline viewing feature. Variety has reported that Vevo plans to block offline viewing for its content. YouTube's upcoming feature will enable viewers to save videos to their mobile devices for up to...

  • Vevo planning Apple TV app with 24/7 music video access
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    Vevo planning Apple TV app with 24/7 music video access

    By 8 August 2013

    If you watch music videos online, chances are Vevo is behind streaming them to you. Soon you'll be able to access the music videos through a different medium. According to a new report from AdAge, Apple TV owners will soon be able to stream Vevo via their...

  • Spotify comes to Roku, finally
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    Spotify comes to Roku, finally

    By 21 December 2012

    Owners of Roku media streamers can finally breath a sigh of relief, as one of the most-requested applications has finally arrived on the service. Spotify is finally on Roku... Woohoo! Like with many of the music-streaming service's apps on set-top-boxes...

  • Vevo brings music videos to your Xbox
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    Vevo brings music videos to your Xbox

    By 7 March 2012

    Vevo, the popular online music video service, has arrived on the Xbox 360 Dashboard, just a few months after its integration onto Facebook in September. The Xbox app, which is available in the US, Canada, Ireland and UK,now, has some nice features thrown...

  • Best iPhone music apps
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    Best iPhone music apps

    By 2 January 2012

    Take one iPhone, add a decent data connection, a pair of headphones that didn't come free in the box and all you need to bring yourself 24/7 music wherever you go is a well chosen set of apps and services. As ever, this is where we come in at Pocket-lint...

  • Vevo brings music videos to your Facebook Timeline
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    Vevo brings music videos to your Facebook Timeline

    By 22 September 2011

    Vevo, the popular online music video service, has announced integration into Facebook along with the music streaming service Spotify.  Announced as "coming soon", Vevo already lets you sign into its website using your Facebook account, allowing Facebook...

  • APP OF THE DAY: Vevo review (Android)
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    APP OF THE DAY: Vevo review (Android)

    By 27 April 2011

    Your phone is your entertainment portal, it’s a device that will let you stream your favourite content from your home server, access it on websites or through dedicated apps. In the absence of an MTV app, today we’re looking at the next best thing....

  • Vevo streams in for UK music video action
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    Vevo streams in for UK music video action

    By 26 April 2011

    US based music video platform Vevo has finally seen a UK release - landing a plethora of platforms including your PC, tablet and smartphone. Vevo.co.uk is now live, as is the mobile site that is optimised for your Android device, your iPhone, iPod touch...

  • Last.fm abandons on-demand song streaming
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    Last.fm abandons on-demand song streaming

    By 12 April 2010

    Personalized music radio service Last.fm has announced that it's dropping the on-demand section of its offering in favour of a number of partnerships with other sites that offer on-demand streaming music. In most of Europe, that's Spotify, and in the...