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Apple acquires music analytics start-up Semetric - report

Wednesday 21 January 2015 | 13:02 CET | News
Apple has acquired British music analytics start-up Semetric, reports the Guardian, citing documents filed at Companies House. Semetric runs the Musicmetric analytics tool, launched in 2008 to allow music labels to track sales data, BitTorrent downloads and social networking statistics. It later expanded to YouTube videos and audio streams. Semetric raised GBP 3 million of funding in January 2014 to move into other areas, including e-books, films, TV shows and games. The company changed its registered address to 100 New Bridge Street in London, the office of law firm Baker & McKenzie and the

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