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Vevo Shutting Down Mobile Apps and Website to Focus on YouTube

Giving up on plans to build its own music video platform independent of YouTube, Vevo has today announced that it is shutting down its mobile apps and consumer-facing website, in order to refocus on YouTube, Variety reports. “Going forward, Vevo will remain focused on engaging the biggest audiences and pursuing growth opportunities”, said Vevo. Vevo’s former CEO Erik...

Vevo Launches for Apple TV, Brings 150,000 HD Videos

Music video service Vevo has announced today that it is launching a native tvOS app for the Apple TV in an effort to build out its own platform and move away from YouTube. “Artists and audiences deserve great music video experiences, whether on mobile devices or connected TVs,” said Erik Huggers, CEO, Vevo. “The launch...

Vevo For iOS Updated With All New Design, Mini-Player

Vevo has updated its official app for iOS to version 3.0 with an all new design, a simpler and easier to use interface and various other features. The new version of the app is now able to scan the user’s iTunes library and make recommendations based on music that is stored there. A new mini-player...

Yahoo Screen Expands Content Partnership With Vevo To Canada, U.S.

Today Yahoo announced that its streaming video service, Yahoo Screen, has extended its partnership with Vevo. The deal brings Vevo content, including original content, live performances, and music videos to Yahoo’s site. Currently, content is available in Canada and the U.S. from desktop computers and will open into a few countries in Europe, including Germany,...

Vevo 24/7 Music App for Apple TV Said to Launch This Week

According to the Wall Street Journal, music video service Vevo is said to launch an app for the Apple TV, possibly as soon as this week: Apple Inc. could release the Vevo Apple TV app as soon as this week, according to people familiar with the matter, while Samsung Electronics Co.'s launch is likely a...