Head to Head Comparison of 14 Streaming Music Services

8:55 PM, Jun. 20th, 2014 · · Analysis

Apples to Apples

The launch of Rhapsody's unRadio got Bryan Chaffin thinking about the differences in streaming music services. He put together a feature shoot out looking at price, quality, catalog depth, and the different features 13 streaming services offer.

Apple and Samsung Burying the Hatchet? Don’t Count on it

3:45 PM, Jun. 18th, 2014 · · Analysis

A new report claims Apple and Samsung have decided to knuckle down and work to bring an end to their ongoing mobile device patent infringement fight. That sounds great, but the reality is that it just doesn't fit with Samsung's strategy, or Apple's intense desire to protect its intellectual property.

Skybox Could Allow Google to Predict iPhone Launch Dates

9:40 PM, Jun. 16th, 2014 · · Analysis

Robot Overlords

When Google purchased Skybox Imaging earlier in June, it was seen as a play on satellite imaging related to maps. That's not the business Skybox claims it is in, however; the company sees itself as an information company, and it could help Google do things like predict when Apple will launch new iPhones.

Amazon Launched Prime Music Without Universal Music Group Catalog

8:16 PM, Jun. 13th, 2014 · · Analysis

Ouch

Amazon launched Prime Music, its entry into the burgeoning streaming music market, this week, but the company did so without the biggest catalog of music on the planet, Universal Music Group. That means artists like Lady Gaga, 50 Cent, The Who, Kanye West, Amy Winehouse, Johnny Cash, and...wait for it...Dr. Dre.