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A stream come true: Spotify with karaoke twist launches in Japan - 2BR;

A stream come true: Spotify with karaoke twist launches in Japan - 2BR

2BRA stream come true: Spotify with karaoke twist launches in Japan2BRSpotify has unveiled plans to launch in Japan, with a new lyrics feature that is designed to appeal to the country's love for karaoke. But the streaming service will face an uphill struggle to gain a stronghold in the world's second-largest music ...and more »

This could be the start of the age of consolidation in the music streaming wars - Business Insider Australia;

This could be the start of the age of consolidation in the music streaming wars - Business Insider Australia

Business Insider AustraliaThis could be the start of the age of consolidation in the music streaming warsBusiness Insider AustraliaSpotify isn't making any money. It's not even close to profitability. Its most recent accounts show it made a $194 million (£149 million) loss in 2015. And if you thought that was bad, German music streaming startup SoundCloud's finances may make you ...and more »

Streaming vs Buying Music - The Sentry;

Streaming vs Buying Music - The Sentry

The SentryStreaming vs Buying MusicThe SentryFrom motivating people to exercise longer in the gym to helping someone relax after a stressful day, music plays a huge role in everyday life. As years have gone by, technology has progressed and the use of it has increased. We now live in a digital ...and more »

Spotify in talks to buy SoundCloud - Dancing Astronaut

Spotify in talks to buy SoundCloudDancing AstronautJust months after SoundCloud introduced their paid subscription service, the music platform is in-talks to be acquired by Spotify, as reported by the Financial Times. Spotify is currently leading the streaming market with more than 40 million paid ...and more »

Twitter Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) Banks a Win With SoundCloud - CML News

Twitter Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) Banks a Win With SoundCloudCML NewsThe Financial Times has reported that Spotify is in "advanced talks" to purchase SoundCloud, and that could mean a nice win for Twitter Inc. (NYSE:TWTR). STORY Alex Heith of Business Insider tipped us off to this story. Twitter Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) made a ...and more »

A stream come true: Spotify with karaoke twist launches in Japan - Yorkshire Coast Radio;

A stream come true: Spotify with karaoke twist launches in Japan - Yorkshire Coast Radio

Yorkshire Coast RadioA stream come true: Spotify with karaoke twist launches in JapanYorkshire Coast RadioSpotify has unveiled plans to launch in Japan, with a new lyrics feature that is designed to appeal to the country's love for karaoke. But the streaming service will face an uphill struggle to gain a stronghold in the world's second-largest music ...and more »

Tag Archives: Spotify Users - Music Industry Blog (blog);

Tag Archives: Spotify Users - Music Industry Blog (blog)

Music Industry Blog (blog)Tag Archives: Spotify UsersMusic Industry Blog (blog)spotify-pac-man The Financial Times has reported that Spotify is in advanced talks to buy Soundcloud. Soundcloud has been shopping itself around for some time, while Spotify needs to continue outpacing Apple as it heads towards an IPO. Which is why the ...and more »

Spotify gets mobile lyrics for karaoke-obsessed Japan launch - Techradar India

Spotify gets mobile lyrics for karaoke-obsessed Japan launchTechradar IndiaIt's taken its time getting there, but Spotify has finally hit Japan - an incredibly long wait for the world's second-biggest music market. While that news may mean little to those in the Western world, where Spotify music streaming has trounced the ...and more »

Spotify in advanced talks to buy SoundCloud - RTE.ie;

Spotify in advanced talks to buy SoundCloud - RTE.ie

RTE.ieSpotify in advanced talks to buy SoundCloudRTE.ieSwedish music-streaming service provider Spotify is in advanced talks to acquire German rival SoundCloud, the Financial Times has reported, citing people briefed on the discussions. SoundCloud's founders and investors were exploring strategic options ...and more »

Spotify brings its Music Streaming Service to Japan Today - Techvicity (blog)

Spotify brings its Music Streaming Service to Japan TodayTechvicity (blog)Japan seems to be the platform of choice for international giants foraying into Asian markets. Niantic released Pokemon GO back in July in the Land of the Rising Sun, though not after its fair share of delays. Niantic subsequently rolled out the game ...and more »

Apple Music leads in customer satisfaction survey - iPhone FAQ;

Apple Music leads in customer satisfaction survey - iPhone FAQ

iPhone FAQApple Music leads in customer satisfaction surveyiPhone FAQApple Music hit another milestone after winning top honors in a J.D. Power customer satisfaction survey. According to the study, Apple Music beat out competitors including Pandora, Spotify, Google Play, Rhapsody and others. The 2016 Streaming Music ...and more »

How Apple is trying to fix Apple Music - Yahoo News;

How Apple is trying to fix Apple Music - Yahoo News

Yahoo NewsHow Apple is trying to fix Apple MusicYahoo NewsApple Music is an interesting beast. By any objective metric, Apple's streaming music service is a success, what with more than 17 million subscribers attained in just a little over a year. But Apple isn't a traditional company and, in turn, it's not ...and more »

So How is Apple Music V2.0 Doing? - A Journal of Musical Things (blog)

So How is Apple Music V2.0 Doing?A Journal of Musical Things (blog)Dammit. I've been meaning to spend more time with the updated version of Apple Music but I've been distracted by other shiny things. Have you had a chance to evaluate it? If so, what do you think of it? Better interface? Easier usability? More meh ...and more »

Spotify Reportedly In Talks To Buy SoundCloud - HotNewHipHop;

Spotify Reportedly In Talks To Buy SoundCloud - HotNewHipHop

HotNewHipHopSpotify Reportedly In Talks To Buy SoundCloudHotNewHipHopSpotify is in "advanced" discussions with SoundCloud over a potential acquisition, according to the Financial Times. There is not much information available on the talks, but the publication cites "people briefed on the discussions" as their source on ...and more »

Is Spotify about to buy SoundCloud? - TrustedReviews;

Is Spotify about to buy SoundCloud? - TrustedReviews

TrustedReviewsIs Spotify about to buy SoundCloud?TrustedReviewsSoundCloud could soon become a part of the Spotify empire with the two streaming services reportedly in talks. As reported by the Financial Times, Spotify is in 'advanced talks' to acquire SoundCloud, which recently launched its own premium streaming ...and more »

Report: Spotify Is Discussing A SoundCloud Acquisition - Android Headlines;

Report: Spotify Is Discussing A SoundCloud Acquisition - Android Headlines

Android HeadlinesReport: Spotify Is Discussing A SoundCloud AcquisitionAndroid HeadlinesStreaming music services seem like a dime a dozen in this day and age, but that set of options may be about to get just a little bit smaller in the near future as a new report claims that Spotify, the leading service in the market, is in discussion ...and more »

Spotify In Discussions To Acquire SoundCloud - EDM Sauce (blog)

Spotify In Discussions To Acquire SoundCloudEDM Sauce (blog)Back in August, Spotify's founder Daniel Ek made certain comments which raised questions about whether or not Spotify was looking to acquire SoundCloud. Sources later revealed that SoundCloud was considering a sale of the company if the buyer had met ...and more »

Soundcloud Users - Music Industry Blog (blog);

Soundcloud Users - Music Industry Blog (blog)

Music Industry Blog (blog)Soundcloud UsersMusic Industry Blog (blog)spotify-pac-man The Financial Times has reported that Spotify is in advanced talks to buy Soundcloud. Soundcloud has been shopping itself around for some time, while Spotify needs to continue outpacing Apple as it heads towards an IPO. Which is why the ...and more »

Spotify set to buy SoundCloud? - Music Week;

Spotify set to buy SoundCloud? - Music Week

Music WeekSpotify set to buy SoundCloud?Music WeekSpotify has refused to comment on a Financial Times report that it is about to acquire SoundCloud in a bid to bolster its position at the top of the streaming market. Though reports of the sale are so far unconfirmed, the deal would certainly reinforce ...and more »

Spotify May Purchase SoundCloud - We Got This Covered

Spotify May Purchase SoundCloudWe Got This CoveredBig news coming in this afternoon for the music industry, as Variety is reporting that Spotify may purchase SoundCloud. The companies are reportedly in advanced talks for an acquisition after rumors had been circulating for months that such a deal was ...and more »