Dürener Band Wildfire: In 84 Ländern gestreamt 2020/12/09 09:48:00 Aachener Zeitung
Nutzer konnten sich jüngst ihr Musikstreamingverhalten des Jahres 2020 vom Anbieter Spotify auswerten lassen. Und auch Künstler – wie die Dürener Band Wildfire – hatten die Möglichkeit, eine Auswertung einzusehen, sozusagen eine genaue Analyse des Verhaltens ihrer Zielgruppe.
Graham Holdings Company Completes Sale of Megaphone to Spotify - Stocks News Feed 2020/12/08 21:35:00 Stocks News Feed
ARLINGTON, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Graham Holdings Company (NYSE: GHC) announced today that it has completed the sale of Megaphone to Spotify Technology S.A. (NYSE: SPOT). Megaphone is a podcast technology company that provides hosting and ad-insertion capabilities for publishers and targeted ad sales for brand partners. Contacts Pinkie Mayfield (703) 345-6450 Pinkie.Mayfield@ghco.com Stock Market Shirts | Stock… Read More »Graham Holdings Company Completes Sale of Megaphone to Spotify
Spotify Is Exploring Cryptocurrency, Blockchain, Including Facebook's Diem, Job Post Suggests 2020/12/04 02:05:00 Benzinga
Spotify Technology SA (NYSE: SPOT) is hiring for a role in London or Stockholm related to its payments strategy — for driving activity related to …
Apache 207 bei Spotify weiterhin sehr erfolgreich 2020/12/03 16:46:03 FN Web
Apache 207 gehört weiter zu den dominantesten Künstlern: Wie Spotify mitteilt, war der Ludwigshafener 2020 in Deutschland nach Capital Bra der meistgehörte Musiker. Was hört man in der Region ansonsten noch?
Mike Khouw Sees Unusual Options Activity In Spotify 2020/12/03 15:37:34 Benzinga
On CNBC's "Options Action," Mike Khouw said he saw considerably above average options volume in Spotify Technology SA (NYSE: SPOT ). It was 10 times above the average … Full story available on Benzinga.com
WorldRemit adds Spotify CFO Vogel to board as it mulls 2021 IPO - BNN Bloomberg 2020/11/23 18:33:36 BNN Bloomberg
WorldRemit Ltd. has appointed Spotify Technology SA’s Paul Vogel to its board as the online money-transfer company considers an initial public offering next year, according to people with knowledge of the matter.
Apple to Cut App Store Fees in Half for Most Developers 2020/11/18 13:23:34 Yahoo Finance
(Bloomberg) -- Apple Inc. is cutting by half the fees charged to most developers who sell software and services on the App Store, marking the biggest change to the store’s revenue structure since the iPhone maker launched the service in 2008.The company is lowering the App Store fee to 15% from 30% for developers who produce as much as $1 million in annual revenue from their apps and those who are new to the store. The change will go into effect Jan. 1 as part of an App Store Small Business Program, Apple said Wednesday in a statement. The company said the new structure will apply to the “vast majority” of developers who charge for apps and in-app purchases on Apple’s devices. The program won’t affect major apps, such as those from Netflix Inc. and Spotify Technology SA.The Cupertino, California-based technology giant said it’s making the change to help small developers financially and to provide a way for them to invest in their businesses amid the economic struggles caused by the Covid-19 pandemic.Apple has faced ongoing scrutiny from government regulators and criticism from developers about the percentage of revenue it takes for App Store purchases.
Spotify To Acquire Podcast Hosting Company Megaphone For $235M 2020/11/10 17:37:52 Benzinga
Spotify Technology (NYSE: SPOT ) shares were trading lower Tuesday after the company announced it will acquire Megaphone for $235 million. In recent years, Spotify has beefed up its podcast streaming library. Earlier this year, Joe Rogan announced he would take his popular "Joe Rogan Experience" podcast exclusively to Spotify starting Sept. 1. The Megaphone acquisition follows Spotify's launch … Full story available on Benzinga.com
Spotify to buy ad tech firm Megaphone to monetize podcasts 2020/11/10 14:02:25 Reuters
Sweden-based Spotify Technology SA
has agreed to buy podcast advertising and publishing platform Megaphone, it said on Tuesday, the latest in a series of a deals to boost its podcast platform.
Spotify Announces Strategic Acquisition of Podcast Technology Leader, Megaphone 2020/11/10 14:00:00 Business Wire
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Spotify Technology S.A. (NYSE:SPOT), the world’s most popular audio streaming subscription service, today announced that the company has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Megaphone, one of the world’s most innovative podcast advertising and publishing platforms. Together, Spotify and Megaphone will help advertisers and podcast publishers realize the full potential of podcasts. The two companies will achieve this through the power of the Megaphone Targeted
Spotify Rolls Out Standalone Streaming On Apple Watch App: TechCrunch 2020/11/04 12:59:44 Benzinga
TechCrunch reports that Spotify Technology SA (NYSE: SPOT ) has rolled out a standalone streaming support feature on its Apple Watch app, two years after the launch. What Happened : The new release will sync users' podcasts or radio and stream directly to their Bluetooth earphones over Wi-Fi and cellular networks. The functionality works even when the user is not carrying the iPhone, and users can control the audio directly through their wrist. This feature is sought by users who want to leave their phones behind when exercising … Full story available on Benzinga.com
Spotify To Allow Promotional Artist Inputs In Personalized Recommendations 2020/11/03 13:48:06 Benzinga
Spotify Technology SA (NYSE: SPOT ) announced upgrades to its personalized recommendation feature on Monday. The company is testing a new recommendation service that will factor in artists' and labels' inputs. The service is not a paid promotion and requires no upfront payment from artists or labels. It is still in the early stages of user testing. What Happened : Spotify will initially test the feature on the Radio and Autoplay modes but could expand to other personalization areas over time, … Full story available on Benzinga.com
Netflix Ups U.S. Prices in Sign of Confidence; Stock Jumps 2020/10/29 20:54:40 Yahoo Finance
(Bloomberg) -- Netflix Inc. raised prices for its most-popular plan for the second time in two years, betting subscribers are willing to pay more for a huge library of shows and movies as the pandemic rages on.The world’s largest streaming video service is raising the cost of its main U.S. subscription by $1, to $14 a month. That includes full high-definition viewing. The price of its 4K-resolution service increased by $2, to $18. An entry-level tier stays priced at $9.Netflix shares rose as much as 5.7% on the news and finished Thursday’s session up 3.7% to $504.21. The stock is up 56% this year.The increases take effect immediately for new customers. The existing base of more than 65 million U.S. subscribers will see the changes over the next two months.“We’re updating our prices so that we can continue to offer more variety of TV shows and films,” the company said in a statement. “As always, we offer a range of plans so that people can pick a price that works best for their budget.”In the past, Netflix price hikes have led to a slowdown in subscriber growth, particularly in the more-mature U.S. market.
Key highlights from Spotify (SPOT) Q3 2020 earnings results 2020/10/29 10:31:49 AlphaStreet
Spotify Technology S.A. (NYSE: SPOT) reported third quarter 2020 earnings results today. Total revenue grew 14% year-over-year to EUR1.97 billion. Net loss attributable to owners of the parent was $101 […]
Spotify Technology S.A. Announces Financial Results for Third Quarter 2020 2020/10/29 10:00:00 Business Wire
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Spotify Technology S.A. (NYSE:SPOT) today reported financial results for the third fiscal quarter of 2020 ending September 30, 2020. Dear Shareholders, The business performed at a high level in Q3. Highlights included strong MAU and subscriber growth, a recovery in global consumption hours, record low churn below 4%, better than expected Gross Margin, and Free Cash Flow of €103 million. Headwinds included negative effects from FX movements which slowed revenue growth