June 2016

Music Business Organizations and Advocacy Groups + The CCC + Data Update

By | June 8th, 2016|Exploration, Software|

Music doesn't lie. If there is something to be changed in this world, then it can only happen through music. Jimi Hendrix Thank you all so much for the feedback on our first installment of How The Music Business Works: YouTube for the Music Business.  The reception has been fantastic.  Seriously, we appreciate it.  The guide explains [...]

September 2015

June 2015

Facebook Video – Why Did The GRD Fail – What Is Code

By | June 16th, 2015|Software|

Howdy! Incredible amounts of work are taking place right now in the Exploration spider hole.  [Reader scratches head...spider hole?]  The spider hole is what us engineers like to call our happy place, where ambient electronic music softly emanates from comfy headphones, good coffee is plentiful, and being disturbed is absolutely forbidden...the spider hole is where [...]

June 2014

FAQ – Free Video Production – LAWIM Panel

By | June 17th, 2014|Event, Panel, Software|

We get asked lots of questions about YouTube and SoundCloud.  When I say lots, I mean LOTS!  It's pretty cool to be relied upon for such an important channel of global distribution.  However, we often find ourselves getting asked the same questions by different folks and we also know that there are a ton of [...]

Got Music Videos? Phoenix [new software] – Showcase benefitting Covenant House

By | June 10th, 2014|Event, Software, YouTube|

Exploration exists to assist the owners and administrators of the world's most important music on YouTube and SoundCloud.  We're pretty pleased with our ability to execute in that regard, but we are always looking for ways to improve and add more value.  With that in mind, we are totally excited to be releasing brand new [...]

April 2014


By | April 9th, 2014|Exploration, Software|

We take security and privacy very seriously at Exploration.The servers where our clients' data is stored are not affected by the Heartbleed bug that was discovered on Tuesday, 4/7/2014. Heartbleed is a catastrophic bug in OpenSSL - "The Heartbleed bug allows anyone on the Internet to read the memory of the systems protected by the vulnerable [...]

SoundCloud Data

By | April 2nd, 2014|Software, SoundCloud|

User generated content networks are proliferating music around the world at unprecedented scale and speed.  This presents new opportunities and challenges for creators and those that represent them.Exploration is excited to be a part of this development. SoundCloud recently raised quite a bit of money and is in talks with record labels and publishers to license content.  It [...]