Apple is scheduled to unveil the highly anticipated iPhone 7 today, as well as a smattering of other device and software updates. Ahead of the big launch, Apple Music—the company’s one-year-old music streaming venture—is already getting a refresh. Apple Music subscribers who are beta-testing the company’s new mobile and desktop operating systems (also known as iOS 10 and…
Here we look at Spotify’s toe dip into the world of original video content, just as Netflix simultaneously releases music-centric material, while both companies face obstacles to steady growth and profitability.
Spotify is considering changing its tune on unfettered access to free music for users of its streaming service, as a concession to record labels in a tough new round of licensing negotiations. In exchange for restricting some new albums to only
It was only a matter of time before TV talent competitions joined forces with streaming music. That’s the premise behind the open talent competition “The Stream,” and Spotify along with all 3 major labels have signed on.