Why there aren’t any new podcasts in the top 10, and why the podcast market looks like websites and YouTube. Plus, why Spotify’s approach benefits most, for now.
Spotify’s earnings show that their strategy is working exactly as predicted; then, Universal is responding to Taylor Swift’s leveraging of Internet power.
Good morning, Former President Donald Trump, who is not yet allowed back on Facebook, has a new blog! I actually think the format — it’s kind of like a Micro.blog, with Twitter and Facebook share links (but unfortunately no RSS) — is a good match for Trump’s style; more importantly, it’s a good reminder that […]
Why I’m not worried about Spotify, plus Apple’s earnings, including why the M1 might be helping margins.
Spotify’s new subscription podcast offerings embrace the open ecosystem of podcasts in multiple ways.
Apple’s new Podcast Subscription service is what the App Store should be: a great Apple experience competing for customers.
Facebook made a host of “coming soon” announcements around audio, and laid out a compelling vision for creators that is limited by Facebook’s fundamental nature.
The European Super League is an interesting example of power in value chains; then, how streaming services determine artist payouts.
More on the power of creators, and then an interview with Nathan Hubbard about Taylor Swift and the future of music.
Taylor Swift, like Dave Chappelle, is leveraging the power of the Internet to take control of their art.