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It would be easy to glance at Samsung’s new Milk Music service and dismiss it as another copycat. The personalised internet radio service for Galaxy smartphone owners that launches in the US on Friday is, in essence, pretty similar to Pandora or Apple’s iTunes Radio, which launched last year. But while maintaining feature parity is an important if unglamorous part of the hypercompetitive...
07/03/2014 - 17:00
A Flickr co-founder has been quietly compiling a map of the world’s stories in an attempt to transform location-based apps from drab star-based ratings an d recommendations into a lively map packed with history, culture and personal tales. From the historical Blue plaques that line London streets to maps of subcultures such as “Punk Rock in Chicago”, Caterina Fake’s new app Findery aims to help...
Big media companies owned by profit-hungry private equity groups don’t normally give their core products away for free. But Getty Images, which was acquired for $3.3bn by Carlyle in 2012 , is doing just that. The world’s largest supplier of stock photos has made more than 30m images available to people to share for free on their blogs and social media sites, including tumblr, WordPress and...