Viewpoint: Portland music store owners make the case in D.C. for music education funding

Music education deserves to be fully funded. You can help make that happen......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 11th, 2019

How Vimeo dropped its fight with YouTube and turned ad-free videos into a real business

Vimeo is known as a destination for music videos and indie movies, but all those viewers lapping up ad-free content aren’t paying the bills. Instead, Vimeo has looked to the other side of the equation to make a business out of all those eyeballs......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 5th, 2019

Dimple Records shutting down

Citing declining sales in a changing music industry, the operators of the locally owned Dimple Records are closing all their stores. A "store closing" sale will begin Wednesday, and will likely last a few months. The company that would eventuall.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 18th, 2019

iTunes is dying, but your music will live on

Apple is killing iTunes on the Mac in favor of three apps: Apple Music, Apple TV and Apple Podcasts, but you'll still be able to access the iTunes Store in those apps, and your music will be fine. Here's what's going on......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 10th, 2019

Concerts may make more business sense for clients and employees than baseball, survey says

For some, nothing says summer like an afternoon at the ballpark. But music, argues Jonathan Stevens, is the universal language for consumers and businesses alike. “A lot of people love baseball. But it might not be for everybody. We always have .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 4th, 2019

You can now use Apple Pay for iTunes, App Store, Apple Music, and more

A strategic update ahead of the Apple Card launch.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 15th, 2019

Petco opens upscale kitchen to make custom pet food

As pet owners fork over more money for healthy and premium products for their dogs and cats, a big name is putting the human-grade pet food movement front and center.  Within its flagship New York store in Manhattan, Petco has opened a 1,350-squ.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 13th, 2019

Apple Music poaches top Google A&R executive to make new inroads with songwriters

Apple Inc. is poaching a key YouTube executive with deep connections to the music industry, in hopes of raising the company’s profile among songwriters and music publishers, Variety magazine reports. Lindsay Rothschild spent four years at Alphabet .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 9th, 2019

PSU warns of 11 percent tuition hike, $10 million in cuts

Portland State University students could absorb an 11 percent tuition increase next year unless lawmakers budget more money for higher education, the university announced Friday. Oregon's second-largest university would also need to make $10 million.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 3rd, 2019

"Alexa, play some free songs for me"

Previously, Echo owners could only hear music without subscribing if they were Prime members. But now Amazon has opened a .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayApr 18th, 2019

Viewpoint: Don"t forget Oregon community colleges in Smarter Success funding package

The education package being considered by lawmakers does not allocate money to higher ed. That needs to change.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 16th, 2019

Five things you need to know today, and a heartening compromise

Good morning, Cincinnati! Here are the five most important things you need to know to help start your busy business day: City, county make deal on Banks music venue Chris Wetterich reports that Cincinnati and Hamilton County have agreed on a way t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 11th, 2019

3 Surprising Stocks Hitting New Highs Last Week

RingCentral, Twilio, and Tencent Music hit all-time highs last week, but the good times didn't last in every case......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 24th, 2019

Apple Fires Back at Spotify in Escalating App Store Feud

The iPhone maker says the music streaming giant wants to benefit .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMar 15th, 2019

Spotify Brings Antitrust Claim Against Apple

Spotify has accused Apple of abusing its dominance in the App Store to favor Apple Music over and at the expense of other streaming services......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMar 13th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Spotify files EU antitrust complaint over Apple’s App store

Music-streaming service Spotify Technology SA has filed an antitrust complaint in Europe against Apple Inc., a new salvo in the broader battle over how and whether to rein in alleged wrongdoing by tech giants......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 13th, 2019

SXSW not just for tech, film and music. Retailers make a splash

Walmart, Macy's, Nordstrom and Kohl's are sending execs to South by Southwest to tout new technologies and how they're keeping up with the changing retail landscape......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 8th, 2019

EU Announces ‘In-Depth Investigation’ Into Apple’s Shazam Acquisition

It's to make sure music lovers will have enough choices. The European Union’s antitrust watchdog isn’t yet ready to si.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneApr 23rd, 2018

Get ready: Festival-goers are trying to make "flower boobs" a thing

faceflorals /Instagram; Christopher Polk/Getty Images It's music festival season, which means tons of non-trend fashion trends are starting to appear. This year, people are trying to make "flower boobs" a thing. Face Florals makes the pre.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 19th, 2018

This Millennial Did a 4-Minute Music Video to Get a Job, and Hiring Managers Hated It

As a job seeker, being creative may make you stand out, but it could be for all the wrong reasons......»»

Category: topSource: incApr 19th, 2018

The top 10 songs and albums on the iTunes Store

iTunes Official Music Charts for the week ending April 26, 2018: Top Songs 1......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 27th, 2018