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Insanely popular lip-syncing app Musical.ly just got acquired for $1 billion

Musical.ly, the massively popular social lip-syncing app beloved by teenagers, has a new owner. Chinese tech firm Beijing Bytedance reportedly just acquired the company for as much as $1 billion, according to the Wall Street Journal. If you’re not familiar with Musical.ly, just inquire with the nearest teenager or tween. There’s a decent chance they’re … Continue reading “Insanely popular lip-syncing app Musical.ly just got acquired for $1 billion”

Insanely popular lip-syncing app Musical.ly just got acquired for $1 billion
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Apple just one-upped Spotify with native music streaming on its next smartwatch

Apple Music just gave its listeners another small perk over other music services. As it unveiled the Series 3 version of the Apple Watch today, Apple also showed off a new feature for music subscribers: The smartwatch now streams songs from Apple Music natively, without the need to connect to an iPhone. The native watch … Continue reading “Apple just one-upped Spotify with native music streaming on its next smartwatch”

Apple just one-upped Spotify with native music streaming on its next smartwatch
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Spotify and Hulu bundle together for one dirt-cheap music and TV streaming plan

If Spotify’s latest move is any indication, you should expect to see more media streaming services bundled together. The music subscription market leader just announced a partnership with Hulu wherein eligible college students can get Spotify Premium and Hulu’s TV and movie library for a mere $5 per month. This combo of all-you-can-stream entertainment would … Continue reading “Spotify and Hulu bundle together for one dirt-cheap music and TV streaming plan”

Spotify and Hulu bundle together for one dirt-cheap music and TV streaming plan
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Spotify going public is one step closer to reality with Warner Music licensing deal

Spotify just signed a long-term licensing deal with Warner Music Group that helps pave the way for the music streamer to go public. Warner was the last major label to re-sign with Spotify, after Universal and Sony (along with indie label group Merlin) inked new deals with the company earlier this year. Good news for … Continue reading “Spotify going public is one step closer to reality with Warner Music licensing deal”

Spotify going public is one step closer to reality with Warner Music licensing deal
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