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The lights go off at Zune.net as final pieces are put in place for Xbox Music

The lights go off at Zune.net as final pieces are put in place for Xbox Music

robert brand 91

As we move ever closer to the launch of Windows 8 we also near the relaunch of Microsoft’s music services. All traces of Zune branding are being replaced with the upcoming Xbox Music. On trying to go to www.zune.net we now get a re-direct to Xbox.com to be told that Zune Music is now Xbox Music. We’re going to miss that crazy pink and white website but it's had its time. Microsoft didn...

Artist biographies now being displayed in Music & Video hub in markets outside the US

Artist biographies now being displayed in Music & Video hub in markets outside the US

Rich Edmonds 56

Read all about artists in the music hub It would appear that Microsoft is updating the Music & Video hub with new features. According to a number of Windows Phone Central readers who reside in multiple markets, the hub now pulls down and displays the biography of an artist that's currently being viewed on a Windows Phone. This functionality was restricted to the US. When selecting...

Microsoft reportedly implements album art support for music uploaded to SkyDrive

Microsoft reportedly implements album art support for music uploaded to SkyDrive

Rich Edmonds 37

SkyDrive and punk rawk go well together, says our editor Microsoft has reportedly added support for album art in its SkyDrive cloud storage service, which could be the first step in the direction of a Windows integrated Xbox Music solution. Xbox Music is set to replace the current Zune Pass that many have grown fond of with unlimited access to a large library of music. Should one happen...

Nokia News Roundup – Credit rating to junk, Music hits v3.1 and exclusive access to WP8?

Nokia News Roundup – Credit rating to junk, Music hits v3.1 and exclusive access to WP8?

Daniel Rubino 33

Although it’s been a slow news weekend there have been a few bits worth mentioning but not necessarily getting a full on post—mostly because they’re somewhat interesting but not necessarily important. This weekend's stories are: Does Nokia have an exclusive early release for Windows Phone 8? We call shenanigans. Nokia's stock - now with even more junk! Nokia Music gets...