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Peter Kafka / Recode:
Apple denies report that it will end iTunes music downloads within the next few years   —  The future of music is streaming, not downloads.  —  But that doesn't mean Apple, the company that essentially invented the market for music download sales, is going to stop selling downloads anytime soon.
May 11, 2016, 8:16 PMIn context
Peter Kafka / Re/code:
Warner's Q1 music streaming sales up $72M, making it the biggest source of revenue, more than 50% from outside US; downloads down $17M, physical copies down $6M   —  Streaming music has become Warner Music's biggest business  —  Another milestone in the music industry's shift to streaming …
May 6, 2016, 12:50 PMIn context
Peter Kafka / Re/code:
Twitter's user growth problems become ad revenue issue as firm struggles to compete with new products like Snapchat, lacks scale to take on Facebook, Google   —  Twitter is going to have a hard time fixing its ad problem  —  For the last couple of years, two things about the Twitter narrative …
Apr 27, 2016, 7:15 PMIn context
Peter Kafka / Re/code:
Medium raises $50M Series C led by Spark Capital, adds Ben Horowitz, Judy Estrin to board; source puts value at $600M, up from $400M in Sept when it raised $57M   —  Ev Williams's Medium raised $57 million in September — now it's raised another $50 million  —  You may have heard there's …
Apr 21, 2016, 6:55 PMIn context
Peter Kafka / Re/code:
A summary of Bill Gurley's big warning about Silicon Valley's big money troubles   —  We read Bill Gurley's big warning about Silicon Valley's big money troubles so you don't have to  —  Last night, Benchmark VC Bill Gurley posted a 5,700-word piece sounding the alarm about the state …
Apr 21, 2016, 12:25 PMIn context
Peter Kafka / Re/code:
Sources: Disney in advanced talks for equity stake in BAM Tech, the streaming video unit of MLB Advanced Media   —  Disney wants to invest in Major League Baseball's video streaming company  —  Disney is in talks to invest in pro baseball's video streaming business — a sign that the media giant wants …
Apr 15, 2016, 4:45 PMIn context
Peter Kafka / Re/code:
Twitter appoints Pepsi CFO Hugh Johnston and LastMinute.com co-founder Martha Lane Fox to its board, replacing Peter Currie and Peter Chernin   —  Twitter Swaps Out Two Board Members  —  It took longer than Twitter wanted, but the company has named two new board members …
Apr 8, 2016, 12:35 PMIn context
Peter Kafka / Re/code:
Sources: Twitter paid less than $10M for the 10 NFL games, while rival bids were higher than $15M; users can watch for free without signing-in   —  Twitter Beats Amazon, Verizon for Global NFL Streaming Deal  —  Surprise finish to the fight for NFL streaming rights: They're going to Twitter.
Apr 5, 2016, 9:35 AMIn context
Re/code:
Sources: Snapchat is targeting $300M to $350M in revenue in 2016, compared to $50M in revenue Snapchat projected last year   —  Snapchat Thinks It Will Generate at Least $300 Million in Revenue This Year  —  Investors are buying into Snapchat's massive $16 billion valuation because its business is growing significantly.
Mar 7, 2016, 5:36 PMIn context
Peter Kafka / Re/code:
Source: Facebook may pay up to six figures for some celebrities to use its live streaming service in promotional push   —  Facebook Wants Celebrities for Its Live Streaming Service, and It's Willing to Pay Cash  —  Facebook has a new pitch for Hollywood celebrities and other famous people …
Mar 1, 2016, 7:25 PMIn context

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