Last.fm Makes Listeners Pay For Service On Phones, Home Devices

Last.fm Makes Listeners Pay For Service On Phones, Home Devices

Those who hit up Last.fm for their streaming music needs may soon have to pay for the privilege. [More]

Is Last.fm Sharing User Data With The RIAA?

Is Last.fm Sharing User Data With The RIAA?

TechCrunch has published a damning rumor accusing the social music site Last.fm of helping the RIAA find users who downloaded leaked copies of U2’s new album. Relying on a tip, TechCrunch claims that the Last.fm, a subsidiary of CBS, handed over a “giant dump of user data to track down people who are scrobbling unreleased tracks.”