Spotify, Netflix, and Aggregation

The original definition of Aggregation Theory emphasized the importance of commoditized supply; that makes Spotify more of an Aggregator than Netflix

More from Daniel Ek; Creation, Consumption, and Clubhouse; Facebook and Australia, Continued

Good morning, Yesterday’s Spotify post probably should have been a Weekly Article; I’m writing follow-up all the same! On to the update: More from Daniel Ek Spotify CEO Daniel Ek did an interview with The Verge and a question-and-answer session with investors after the Stream On event that I wrote about yesterday. I thought thereReading […]

Five Lessons From Dave Chappelle

Dave Chappelle has a new special about his old show that includes fundamental lessons about how the Internet has changed the content business.

DistroKid, The “Publisher’s Right”, Shopify Results

Distrokid is small, but it’s a powerful example of the how distribution is not a value-add, the implications of which European publishers have yet to learn. It’s a lesson that doesn’t just apply to media, either.

Dear Zoë Keating: Tell YouTube to Take a Hike

Zoë Keating is an example of a new kind of content creator who can best maximize their revenue by going direct to consumers.