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...
September 12th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog
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...
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
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
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.
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.
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".
June 24th, 2013 by Music Ally
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...
April 10th, 2013 by Music Ally
CNet has a long feature on Spotify, speaking to its co-founder Daniel Ek and its economist Will Page. It’s worth reading the whole thing, but some issues and quotes jumped out in our reading of it that...