Scandinavian based streaming music service WiMP has announced that it will enter the already crowded US and UK markets this fall with a a competitor its calling TIDAL. On top of all of the features one would expect in a music streamer, TIDAL adds high fidelity sound quality, high definition music videos, and curated music editorial. But higher quality comes at a higher price. TIDAL will launch in the U.S. and the UK at a monthly subscription of $19.99 / £19.99, roughly twice that of most music streamers. "Initially, streaming was all about access to everything, everywhere, which many services...

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