Category Business models
A year ago, we predicted that total membership of music subscription services would reach 50 million worldwide with 20-30% paid subscribership. How did we do?
Free content with a device purchase or a free device with content purchase? Either way, it’s all good.
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?