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Deezer Buys Stitcher, Adds 35K Talk Radio Shows And Podcasts To Its Music Platform

Deezer, the Paris-based music streaming service that competes against the likes of Spotify and Rdio, is switching up its game in the battle for more differentiation, more users and a higher profile in the U.S. 794 more words


Contextual relevance is the way of the future for Pandora

While it might seem strange for Pandora to be at an internet-of-things event, the music-streaming giant’s CTO Chris Martin was quick to remind the audience at… 315 more words

Update For Google Play Music Brings Songza-Style Playlist Curation

Earlier this year, Google bought popular music streaming service Songza to take on the behemoth that was formed when Apple took over Beats. Now, for the first time, users of Google’s Play Music service will have access to expertly curated playlists based on time, weather and what Google thinks you’re doing at the moment. 161 more words

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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

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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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