October 10th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Spotify has been holding a series of events in the US this week to court musicians who may have reservations about streaming music. But CEO Daniel Ek got some direct feedback during his appearance at a...

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September 12th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

The other day we reported on a Twitter exchange between Spotify co-founder Daniel Ek and analyst Mark Mulligan where the former queried just how the latter arrived at the number of users he believed are...

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September 10th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

It started on Twitter with Spotify co-founder Ek asking analyst Mulligan how he arrived at the figure of 210m users of ad-supported streaming in a recent report. POW! Mulligan replied by saying “they...

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February 18th, 2014 by Music Ally


Shock news: Spotify may file for an IPO at some point! Okay, not such a shock: right up to CEO Daniel Ek

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January 28th, 2014 by Music Ally

It's not a new theory that digital music services will learn more about you and try to use that data to minimise your need for inputs

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January 27th, 2014 by Music Ally


Spotify has tended to shy away from public trash-talking about Apple, possibly due to the desire to keep the latter company as a friendly distribution partner for its iOS app.

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November 13th, 2013 by Music Ally

The broad thrust of The Observer's profile of Spotify and its CEO Daniel Ek this weekend will be familiar to Music Ally readers.

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October 4th, 2013 by Music Ally

"I bite into my own bun; the satisfyingly peppery beef is spiked with thick rounds of raw onion and slices of pickle".

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June 24th, 2013 by Music Ally

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Daniel Ek gave a rare interview to the Wall Street Journal: Mr. Ek thinks that the delivery of music will soon evolve to the point that we will not even have to decide what to listen to—our technology...

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