Category Business models
Facebook’s announcement of the integration of several music services at its f8 conference last week attracted a lot of hype and even more breathless press coverage. But what exactly will it do for these services? A lot. A huge amount. In fact, this could be a tipping point in favor of subscription services against the […]
Spotify is off to a good start in the US market, with 12.5% paying subscribership.
The New York Times beats its first-year digital subscribership goal in only four months.
A few tiny signs of positive momentum for music.
Cloud sync of music across a user’s devices requires a license from record companies… or does it?
Is HarperCollins heralding the slow, painful death of library e-book lending?
Apple offers a paid-subscription model for content services that seems like a reluctant gesture, while Google takes the opportunity to offer more flexibility for less revenue share.