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Peter Kafka / Recode:
Under terms of proposed new funding deal for SoundCloud, former Vimeo CEO Kerry Trainor would replace Alex Ljung as CEO, who would stay on as chair of the board   —  Investors want to replace founder Alex Ljung with former Vimeo CEO Kerry Trainor.  —  Investors want to replace the CEO of SoundCloud …
Aug 10, 2017, 2:35 PMIn context
Peter Kafka / Recode:
Sources describe Facebook's paywall plan: 10 free articles/month from a publisher before redirect to publisher's subscription site, with no cut for Facebook   —  Mark Zuckerberg says he doesn't want publishers' data, either.  —  Facebook says it wants to help publishers sell subscriptions.
Jul 27, 2017, 5:05 PMIn context
Peter Kafka / Recode:
Vimeo promotes Anjali Sud, who has been the video company's general manager, to CEO   —  Anjali Sud gets a promotion; Joey Levin goes back to running IAC full time.  —  Vimeo has a new boss, after going more than a year without a full-time leader.  —  Parent company IAC has promoted Anjali Sud …
Jul 20, 2017, 10:45 AMIn context
Peter Kafka / Recode:
Vimeo says it will not be launching the subscription video service it announced three years ago   —  Cross one off the list.  —  Everyone wants to sell internet video subscriptions.  Except Vimeo: IAC's video unit, which had announced three years ago that it wanted to launch …
Jun 26, 2017, 4:55 PMIn context
Peter Kafka / Recode:
Sources: Pandora founder and CEO Tim Westergren plans to step down but will likely stay until a replacement is found   —  The streaming music giant doesn't have a replacement for its founder lined up.  —  Pandora co-founder and CEO Tim Westergren plans to step down as the streaming music company's leader …
Jun 25, 2017, 9:42 PMIn context
Peter Kafka / Recode:
Sources: Tesla talking to music labels about creating its own streaming service to be bundled with its cars, starting with a Pandora-like offering   —  Why not work directly with Spotify, Apple and others?  Good question.  —  Put this one in the “You can do that, but why would you want to do that? …
Jun 22, 2017, 7:30 PMIn context
Peter Kafka / Recode:
Filings: Spotify reaches 140M MAUs as 2016 revenue grew over 50% YoY to $3.3B, with a net loss of $601M; firm agrees to pay big labels $2B+ over next two years   —  The streaming service posted revenue of $3.3 billion last year; it has promised big checks in exchange for better rates.
Jun 15, 2017, 8:50 AMIn context
Peter Kafka / Recode:
Apple will finally offer basic analytics for podcasts, enabling podcast creators and advertisers to get significant listener feedback for the first time   —  Basic analytics are (finally) coming to Apple's podcast app in an upcoming refresh.  It's a big deal.
Jun 10, 2017, 5:20 PMIn context
Recode:
Sources: Facebook's TV-like shows, set for mid-June launch, have been delayed at least until late July   —  One challenge is figuring out where these shows will live outside of Facebook's video tab.  —  Facebook's big push into original video is taking longer than expected.
May 21, 2017, 12:30 PMIn context
Peter Kafka / Recode:
Uber to release workplace report to execs in late May before likely releasing to staff on week starting June 5; Huffington will no longer attend Code Conference   —  And a word about that Uber report ...  Here's an update on Uber's investigation into its workplace culture …
May 11, 2017, 2:05 PMIn context

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