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Apple to Spotify: We're Not Giving You Special Treatment
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Apple to Spotify: We're Not Giving You Special Treatment

Spotify will have to stop trying to circumvent in-app purchases if it wants its updates to make it through the App Store review process.
Spotify Hits Out at Apple After Updated App for iPhones Rejected
Apple

Spotify Hits Out at Apple After Updated App for iPhones Rejected

The two companies have gone head to head in the battle for music streaming customers since Apple Music was launched in more than 100 countries last year.
Taylor Swift and Paul McCartney Join Other Musicians in Call for Copyright Reform
Music

Taylor Swift and Paul McCartney Join Other Musicians in Call for Copyright Reform

In a letter that ran as an advertisement in several publications, the artists claim that the law threatens 'the continued viability of songwriters and recording artists to survive from the creation of music.'
Rhapsody Is Taking on the Name of Napster. Is the Move Brand Suicide?
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Rhapsody Is Taking on the Name of Napster. Is the Move Brand Suicide?

The music streaming platform may be counting on nostalgia to help make an impact in a crowded field.
Nina Zipkin
Amazon Is Preparing to Launch a Streaming Music Service
Amazon

Amazon Is Preparing to Launch a Streaming Music Service

The service will be offered at $9.99 per month, in line with major rivals, and it will offer a competitive catalog of songs, the sources said.
Cheater Beater: This Ring Will Stop Your Binge-Watching Partner From Netflixing Around
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Cheater Beater: This Ring Will Stop Your Binge-Watching Partner From Netflixing Around

If you want to make your love last more than one season, there's just one thing to do: Put a ring on it.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Hulu Will Offer Live TV in Early 2017
Hulu

Hulu Will Offer Live TV in Early 2017

Company chief Mike Hopkins has announced that you'll see live entertainment, sports and news on the streaming service.
Twitter Wins Bid to Stream the NFL's Thursday Night Games
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Twitter Wins Bid to Stream the NFL's Thursday Night Games

The micro-blogging site beat out Facebook, Verizon, Amazon and Yahoo.
Spotify Raises $1 Billion in Convertible Debt
Spotify

Spotify Raises $1 Billion in Convertible Debt

The streaming service is facing increasing competition from Apple, Pandora, SoundCloud and Tidal.
Netflix's Catalog Has Shrunk by a Third Since 2014
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Netflix's Catalog Has Shrunk by a Third Since 2014

Perhaps it's so the streaming giant can focus on quality programs.
Lindsay Friedman
Brands Must Embrace Cable Cord-Cutters for Marketing Effectiveness
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Brands Must Embrace Cable Cord-Cutters for Marketing Effectiveness

The rise in on-demand services is causing significant challenges for brands.
Peter Gasca
Redbox Close to Launching Its Second Attempt at a Streaming Service
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Redbox Close to Launching Its Second Attempt at a Streaming Service

Redbox Digital will offer streams for purchase or rent, as opposed to Netflix's unlimited model.
Netflix Admits to Lessening Video Quality on Verizon, AT&T Phones
Netflix

Netflix Admits to Lessening Video Quality on Verizon, AT&T Phones

The company said it had been doing this for five years to protect customers from exceeding their mobile data limits.
Streaming Has Officially Taken Over the Music Business
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Streaming Has Officially Taken Over the Music Business

Music fans are opening their wallets to pay for music subscription services, or listening to songs on free ad-supported platforms.