Joox Sees Future in Live Music Streaming
Thailand’s online music industry will begin to shift away from traditional music streaming to live-streaming services this year as operators strive to boost their premium subscription-based revenue alongside.
Inside Pandora’s Quest to Take on Spotify, Apple Music & Amazon — www.billboard.com
With 78 million users, streaming’s original music service remains an online radio giant — but increasingly threatened by subscription services from Spotify to Apple Music.
Read more about Next from Jio ‘digital mission’ — connected car app, JioTV, music and more on Business Standard. In JioTV one can catch programmes and movies up to past seven days, any time.
Startup 60dB Bringing Its Netflix-Style Radio Service to Alexa — fortune.com
Smart-home appliances like Amazon’s Echo will make customized radio easier than ever, 60dB says.
With No Will, Prince Loses the Control He Zealously Guarded — www.bloomberg.com
During a career spanning almost four decades, Prince broke with his record label, changed his name and yanked his songs off popular streaming services to prove a point: No one could tell him what to do with his music.
39% of Americans Don’t Care That Piracy Hurts Content Creators — www.digitalmusicnews.com
According to a new study, 39% of American consumers admitted to downloading illegal content, despite constant piracy warnings.