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How Fon is building a social layer on top of Wi-Fi, starting with music

Fon may be known as a community Wi-Fi provider, opening up millions of home routers worldwide to its members. But the company is evolving into a much different animal, using Wi-Fi not just for internet access’s sake but as a powerful presence and social media tool, according to Fon COO Alex Puregger. 203 more words

Spotify Family and Beats Music Half Priced

Spotify is going to release a new subscription called Spotify Family which gives up to five users access to the premium features of the music streaming service. 138 more words


Bob Lefsetz Talks Streaming Entertainment History while Apple Seeks Lower Subscription Rates

The Lefsetz Letter comes by email and is an analysis on music, entertainment and technology. Lefsetz wrote a short history on how the last 20 years in film/TV and music has put us squarely into the rental/streaming of our entertainment vs. 208 more words

Beats Music

Spotify Lowers Its Music Prices, Using a Family Plan. Apple Wants to Go Lower.

Spotify is effectively offering a price cut on its subscription music service by giving family members a 50 percent discount on additional accounts. So if you have a $10 Spotify Premium subscription, your husband can get one for $5 a month. 89 more words

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Spotify launches family plan, offering up to four extra accounts at a 50 percent discount

Spotify will give its Premium subscribers the ability to add up to four accounts for family members, all managed through one billing account.

The Spotify Family feature, … 139 more words

Streaming Is the Future, Spotify Is Not. Let's talk Solutions.

It’s not that streaming can’t work. It can. It’s that Spotify is a bad business model that has unsustainable economics and exploits artists because it is a wall street financial instrument and not a music company. 826 more words

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Music, technology and gaming at Cyberjaya festival

Cyberjaya Creative Playground (#CJPlayground) is a three-day festival that brings together an international panel forum featuring technologists and entrepreneurs, gaming and live music by OAG, An Honest Mistake and others. 41 more words