Categories
UK

Meghan Markle warned over risk of ‘kiss of death’ for Spotify deal ahead of Archetypes

The Duchess of Sussex is expected to release her first podcast produced exclusively for Spotify this year. The streaming giant announced in March Meghan’s first audio programme would be titled Archetypes. Spotify said the podcast would be released this summer, without specifying a date. However, more than four months after the podcast’s trailer sparked a […]

Categories
Technology

How Amazon Consumed All of Commerce

Image: Gizmodo/Getty Gizmodo is 20 years old! To celebrate the anniversary, we’re looking back at some of the most significant ways our lives have been thrown for a loop by our digital tools. If you’ve ever tried to research how the Big Bad Tech Monopolies of our time got so big and bad, you’ll find […]

Categories
Technology

A TikTok Music app could challenge Spotify and Apple

Considering how intertwined music discovery is with TikTok, it wouldn’t be all that surprising if the company launched a music streaming app of its own. Well, patent filings uncovered by Insider suggest TikTok’s working on just that. TikTok’s parent company, ByteDance, filed a trademark application with the US Patent and Trademark Office for “TikTok Music” […]

Categories
Technology

Apple and Spotify roll out red carpet for Beyoncé’s new album

Apple Music and Spotify dedicated much of their day to celebrating Beyoncé’s new album. Why it matters: It’s been six years since her last solo album, “Lemonade,” which made her the highest-paid musician in the world that year. Of note: Publishing fees, sales and streams contributed to only 12% of what she made ($62.1 million) […]

Categories
Technology

TikTok Music could mean competition for Apple Music and Spotify

TikTok Music could be Apple Music and Spotify’s latest competitor, as TikTok’s parent company ByteDance just filed a trademark application for its possible music streaming service in the United States. First spotted by Business Insider, this could mean that the social media giant could be readying to compete with Apple Music and Spotify in the […]

Categories
US

How iHeartMedia Is Bringing Podcasts To The Metaverse (And The Metaverse To Podcasts)

Metaverse virtual reality and internet futuristic streaming media symbol with VR technology and … [+] augmented reality as a computer media concept in a 3D illustration style. getty Do you want to listen to a podcast while playing a game or building a world? Listen to music while chatting with friends? Watch your favorite musician […]

Categories
Technology

Netflix iOS app to offer external subscription option to avoid Apple’s 30% tax

A new update from Netflix’s iOS app will come with an external subscription option that, if chosen, will take users to the company website. According to reports, Apple has been levying a 30% tax on in-app purchases made through the App Store for a while. Also Read: You need to update your Apple Watch from […]

Categories
Technology

Music Streaming Market Size is projected to reach at USD 100,734 Million by 2030, registering a CAGR of 14.6%, Owing to Growing Popularity of Cloud-Based Platforms like Spotify

TOKYO, July 24, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Global Music Streaming Market size Accounted for USD 29,563 Million in 2021 and is predicted to be worth USD 100,734 Million by 2030, with a CAGR of 14.6% during the Forthcoming Period from 2022 to 2030. The rise of OTT platforms, the prevalence of audio streaming apps, […]

Categories
Weird

Finally made money from Spotify! It is only $15 but hey,

Tags: Music 1247 points, 99 comments. Source link

Categories
Gaming

Apple Music counters Spotify with live sessions in spatial audio | Engadget

Apple is no stranger to exclusive tunes, but now it’s using them to more directly challenge its rivals. The company has launched an Apple Music Sessions series that, much like Spotify Sessions, revolves around live performances from big-name artists at in-house venues. Not surprisingly, Apple is wielding its technical clout to reel you in — […]