This new streaming box does something you wish your Apple TV did

Apple, Roku, Amazon, Google? Time to step your game up.         Apple, Roku, Amazon, Google? Time to step your game up.        .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJan 12th, 2018

Spotify valued at nearly $30 billion in unusual Wall Street debut

Apple tried to kill Spotify. Now the streaming music service is worth nearly $30 billion......»»

Category: topSource: cnnApr 3rd, 2018

Spotify is beating Apple. Now what?

Spotify managed to survive a formidable streaming opponent: Apple. But with billions of dollars in losses adding up, the question is: at what cost?.....»»

Category: videoSource: cnnApr 3rd, 2018

Spotify"s Daniel Ek: From the Music Industry"s Slayer to Its Savior

As Spotify is about to go public, CEO Daniel Ek faces the daunting task of making his company profitable while fending off streaming competition from tech giants such as Apple, Alphabet’s Google and»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjApr 2nd, 2018

How Apple, Amazon, Pandora and More Are Trying to Gain on Spotify

Spotify, set to go public next week, is the global leader in music streaming, but several competitors are working to differentiate their service to win over artists and listeners......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMar 31st, 2018

Why Video Streaming Might Be a Bad Fit for Apple

The iPhone maker is taking steps into streaming, but a big payoff may be hard to find......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 30th, 2018

Streaming roundup: Apple goes to Hollywood… Quebec could tax Netflix

Streaming services such as Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX), Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN), Hulu — a joint venture among The Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS), 21st Century Fox (NASDAQ: FOXA, FOX), Comcast (NASDAQ: CMCSA)-owned NBCUniversal and Time Warner .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 29th, 2018

For the First Time in Years, CDs and Vinyl Outsold Digital Music Downloads

Streaming services like Spotify and Apple Music are the only area the music industry saw growth in 2017. For the first time since.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMar 23rd, 2018

It Looks Like Apple Music Chief Jimmy Iovine Is Actually Leaving

Who will lead the No. 2 music-streaming service now?.....»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 21st, 2018

Jimmy Iovine"s Planned Exit From Apple Music Raises Leadership Questions

Apple executive Jimmy Iovine will transition into a consulting role in August and step back from daily involvement with the company’s streaming-music business, according to people familiar with his plans......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMar 21st, 2018

Spotify to launch music streaming service in India to stay ahead of Apple

Apple's subscription fee in India is the lowest the company charges for its Apple Music service anywhere in the world.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 16th, 2018

Competition Ramps Up in Advance of Spotify"s Direct Listing

Investors are eagerly awaiting the music streaming leader's public debut, but Apple and Amazon are closing the gap fast......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 14th, 2018

Apple Music service hits 38 mn paid subscribers, up 2 mn from February

Apple is locked in race for subscribers with Inc, Alphabet Inc's Google and others as streaming music becomes the dominant form of paid music consumption.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 13th, 2018

Is Apple Finally Preparing to Take On Netflix?

Apple has been dipping its toes in the streaming space for some time. Is it finally ready to get serious?.....»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 5th, 2018

Spotify plans to list shares, fend off Apple and Amazon

Music streaming service Spotify on Wednesday filed for a direct listing of its shares, laying out financial data for the first time that cheered some analysts but led others to question how it could turn a profit from its growing subscriber base......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMar 1st, 2018

Spotify considers flagship smartphones and smart speakers from Amazon, Apple, and Google a threat to its business

Music streaming service Spotify outlined its main sources of competition in paperwork for a direct public offering filed Wednesday.  Spotify is worried about.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 28th, 2018

Comcast exec on the future of the cable bundle

Faced with competition from the internet, Comcast has turned its X1 TV set-top box into something resembling a Roku or Apple TV streaming player, complete with app-like menus and a voice-activated remote. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 25th, 2018

Amazon, Google and Apple under pressure to remove NRA streaming channel - USA TODAY

USA TODAYAmazon, Google and Apple under pressure to remove NRA streaming channelUSA TODAYSAN FRANCISCO – Amazon, Apple, Google and Rok.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsFeb 24th, 2018

Activists call for tech companies to drop NRA"s digital TV channel

The calls for Apple, Amazon, Google and other streaming companies to drop the National Rifle Association’s digital TV channel put the companies in the delicate position of policing content......»»

Category: topSource: washpostFeb 24th, 2018

Gun safety groups want Apple TV and Amazon Fire to pull NRATV

Two gun safety groups want Apple, Amazon, Google and Roku to remove the NRA's online video channel from their streaming platforms......»»

Category: topSource: cnnFeb 23rd, 2018

Spotify Could Be Working on an Apple HomePod Killer

Job postings suggest new hardware is in the works. Streaming music provider Spotify appears to be working on a hardware product. And some i.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneFeb 20th, 2018