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Datadog extends cloud monitoring to OpenStack clouds

Noting growing interest in OpenStack among organizations building private clouds, Datadog unveiled an integration between its cloud monitoring application and the open source cloud software.

Security firm AVAST, music streaming service Spotify report data breaches

Security firm AVAST and music streaming service Spotify both admitted to data breaches this week, reports Ars Technica.

What's gumming up your network?

Why it's Hulu, of course. That's what's gumming up your network. Duh.

Report: Spotify raising funds at $5.3B valuation

Streaming music platform Spotify is raising money at a valuation of $5.27 billion, according to a report in Swedish financial publication  Dagens Industri.

Spotify defends business model, projects $1B in artist payouts this year

Spotify said it is on pace to pay out more than $1 billion this year to recording artists who stream their music across its platform, with payouts already reaching $500 million during the first six months of 2013.

Report: Google launching subscription-based streaming music service

Google is poised to unveil a subscription-based streaming music service rivaling platforms like Spotify and Pandora.

Twitter #music goes live with iTunes, Spotify integration

Twitter officially launched its much anticipated #music discovery and sharing app via Apple's iOS platform and the Web.

6 reasons the mobile music industry is changing

By Sandhya Raman The digital music industry, which relies heavily on the mobile channel, is already a fractured and intensely competitive market. There are established players like Apple (...

NPD: Pandora, iHeartRadio top streaming radio usage, fueled by mobile

Subscription-based and free Internet radio services like Pandora and Spotify accounted for 23 percent of average weekly music listening time among U.S. consumers between the ages of 13 and 35 during the fourth quarter of 2012, up from 17 percent in the year-ago period thanks to increasing mobile engagement, according to a new NPD Group report.

Report: Amazon exploring on-demand streaming music service

Amazon's is the latest digital media giant reportedly considering a streaming music service, following speculation that both Apple and Google are both readying efforts to challenge established players like Spotify, Pandora and Rhapsody.