SoundCloud tipped for $1bn sale – if it can find a buyer
While SoundCloud negotiated its major label and publishing deals ahead of the launch of its Go subscription tier, chatter about an acquisition of the company died down. Now it’s back.
July 28, 2016
Blinkbox Music goes into administration, is put up for sale again
Poor old Blinkbox Music, it’s been shunted from pillar to post in recent months. Now it has gone into administration and is back on the market for sale. This time last year it was announcing that it had 1m registered users...
June 12, 2015
500 copies of unreleased Aphex Twin album on sale via Kickstarter
It’s not quite Wu-Tang Clan (selling just one copy of their new album) or Neil Young’s Pono (clipping past the $5m funding mark) but “somewhere in between”. Caustic Window is an unreleased Aphex Twin album from 1994...
June 13, 2014
INgrooves buys Fontana Distribution from UMG
Fontana Distribution has been sold to digital distributor INgrooves for an undisclosed amount.
March 5, 2012
With 500k active users, Mog is reportedly up for sale
US streaming music service Mog has a high profile within the industry, but has struggled to gain widespread adoption since its subscription service launched in December 2009
February 29, 2012
Hulu owners say they won’t be selling after all
After a protracted negotiation process, it seems online video portal Hulu isn't being sold. The company's owners News Corporation, Providence Equity Partners and The Walt Disney Company have issued a statement calling a halt...
October 14, 2011
Ning may be up for sale with $150m price tag
B2B social networking platform Ning has been in talks with Google, Groupon and other companies about being acquired, claims a report on All Things Digital. It suggests that the company is being valued at up to $150 million,...
August 3, 2011