Pandora's CEO is doubling down on podcasts

However, it is not sufficient to simply serve up podcasts, which Pandora has supplied in bits and bytes for a number of years now. (Pandora streamed the second half of the hit podcast sequence Serial in addition to episodes of This American Life) The different a part of the equation is making a means for […]

Pandora goes full Spotify with customized playlists

Of course, this is not the primary time Pandora has provided curated playlists. Last October, the service revealed a set of 250 options protecting a spread of genres and themes. Those playlists have been powered by the corporate’s trademark Music Genome Project as effectively, however now Pandora is tailoring the playlists to every person with […]

The way you listen to music is in jeopardy. Here’s how Pandora plans to survive

The method you hearken to music is in jeopardy. Here’s how Pandora plans to outlive

The subscription music streaming business has surpassed its novel beginnings to turn into an integral a part of on a regular basis life for many people. On-demand audio streaming accounted for most of the audio consumption in 2017, which noticed a whopping 400 billion streams, in keeping with Nielsen Music. Hundreds of thousands and thousands of individuals […]

CDs and vinyl are outselling digital music downloads

Even although shipments of bodily media dropped four % to $1.5 billion, digital obtain revenues fell 25 % to $1.three billion in 2017, placing CDs and vinyl again on high of non-streaming music codecs. Streaming continues to rule the roost, nevertheless, accounting for nearly two-thirds of the full US music business revenues in 2017, which […]