Google Launches Music Beta

Wednesday, May 11th, 2011
Google has now made official its long-heard-about music streaming service called “Music Beta.” It is essentially like the media locker of Amazon’s Cloud service, but without the ability to sell songs to consumers. Well, they could have but discussions with record labels did not go well. Music Beta by Google enables users to store up to 20,000 of their own uploaded songs free of charge (at least

Google to Battle iTunes Head On

Friday, February 18th, 2011
In what seemed to be a “slip of the tongue,” Motorola Mobility CEO Sanjay Jha (pictured) revealed at the Mobile World Congress that Google is about to launch a music service that is set to compete with Apple‘s iTunes as part of an upcoming upgrade to its Android Honeycomb mobile OS. “If you look at Google Mobile services [via Android] today, there’s a video service, there’s a m